Discovery School

  • Discovery School serves 463 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Discovery School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

Top Placements

Discovery School places among the top 20% of public schools in Utah for:

School Overview

  • Discovery School's student population of 463 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students463 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Discovery School is ranked within the top 20% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Discovery School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#142 out of 932 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
90%
75%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Discovery School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.190.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Discovery School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBox Elder School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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