Point Of Discovery School

  • Point Of Discovery School serves 97 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Point Of Discovery School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Point Of Discovery School's student population of 97 students has grown by 86% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 133% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students97 students
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Point Of Discovery School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Point Of Discovery School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Point Of Discovery School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1012 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)30-34%
43%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)50-54%
45%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
6%
12%
Black
2%
9%
White
80%
70%
Two or more races
11%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Point Of Discovery School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.350.49
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
32%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStevens Point Area Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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