Discovery Secondary (Closed 2015)

  • Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 76%.
  • Discovery Secondary operated within the Madera County Office Of Education School District.
  • Madera County Office Of Education School District's 80% graduation rate was lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students n/a
Discovery Secondary Total Students (2003-2013)
Gender % Discovery Secondary Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Discovery Secondary Total Teachers (2002-2013)

School Comparison

This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 24:1
Discovery Secondary Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2013)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Discovery Secondary American Indian Students (2002-2004)
Hispanic
n/a
54%
Discovery Secondary Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
n/a
6%
Discovery Secondary Black Students (2004-2008)
White
n/a
24%
Discovery Secondary White Students (2002-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Discovery Secondary Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Discovery Secondary Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.41
Discovery Secondary Diversity Score (2004-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
50%
Discovery Secondary Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
9%
Discovery Secondary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2010)

District Comparison

School District Name Madera County Office Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 968 1,597
Madera County Office Of Education School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 83%
Madera County Office Of Education School District Graduation Rate (2006-2014)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $20 MM
Madera County Office Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $49 MM $20 MM
Madera County Office Of Education School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $47,765 $12,314
Madera County Office Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $50,836 $12,270
Madera County Office Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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