Discovery High School



Discovery High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Discovery High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 1
10 1
11 35
12 102

Discovery High School is a public high school of the Natomas Unf School District located in Sacramento, CA. It has 139 students in grades 9th through 12th. Discovery High School is the 1,775th largest public high school in California and the 18,883rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.4 to 1.

Total Students: 139
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 9

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Discovery High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 84
(60%)
2,790
(49%)
 Female 55
(40%)
2,885
(51%)

Discovery High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 62
(45%)
1,745
(31%)
 Black 38
(27%)
1,117
(20%)
 Asian 15
(11%)
1,118
(20%)
 White 12
(9%)
1,040
(18%)
 Two or More 11
(8%)
523
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(1%)
91
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
41
(1%)

Discovery High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 88
(63%)
2,393
(42%)
 Not Eligible 40
(29%)
2,561
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(8%)
721
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Discovery High School is ranked 1,622nd out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Discovery High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.2%) is higher than the state average of 52.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Discovery High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 137
2006 69
2007 130
2008 139
2009 151
2010 146
2011 146
2012 139

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 6.3
2007 10.8
2008 15.4
2009 16.8
2010 N/A
2011 20.9
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2043795620438
2006 0.84057971014493
2007 0.66923076923077
2008 0.88489208633094
2009 0.71523178807947
2010 0.63013698630137
2011
2012 0.71223021582734

Compare Discovery High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 
This School 71.2%
 

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Public 09 - 12 139 15.4:1  
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