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 3
10 6
11 12
12 4

Discovery High School is a public high school of the Yreka Union High School District located in Yreka, CA. It has 25 students in grades 9th through 12th. Discovery High School is the 2,380th largest public high school in California and the 23,973rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.7 to 1.

Total Students: 25
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 1.5

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Discovery High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 19
(76%)
380
(53%)
 Female 6
(24%)
342
(47%)

Discovery High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 9
(36%)
531
(74%)
 American Indian 9
(36%)
52
(7%)
 Hispanic 4
(16%)
80
(11%)
 Two or More 2
(8%)
47
(7%)
 Black 1
(4%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Discovery High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 22
(88%)
257
(36%)
 Not Eligible 3
(12%)
387
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
78
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Discovery High School is ranked 2,207th 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 (88.0%) is significantly 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 65
2006 54
2007 69
2008 58
2009 48
2010 35
2011 10
2012 25

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 13.5
2007 14.4
2008 14.5
2009 12
2010 N/A
2011 10
2012 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 0.68518518518519
2007 0.52173913043478
2008 0.81034482758621
2009 0.8125
2010 0.91428571428571
2011 0.7
2012 0.88

Compare Discovery High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 
This School 88.0%
 

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Public 09 - 12 25 16.7:1  
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