Discovery Middle School



Discovery Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Discovery Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 259
7 267
8 280
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Discovery Middle School is a public high school of the Plymouth-Canton Community School District located in Canton, MI. It has 806 students in grades 6th through 9th. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.4 to 1.

Total Students: 806
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.6

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Discovery Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 422
(52%)
5,258
(51%)
 Female 384
(48%)
5,153
(49%)

Discovery Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 543
(67%)
7,348
(71%)
 Black 102
(13%)
1,031
(10%)
 Asian 79
(10%)
1,225
(12%)
 Two or More 38
(5%)
383
(4%)
 Hispanic 36
(4%)
378
(4%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)

Discovery Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 607
(75%)
8,841
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 153
(19%)
1,240
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(6%)
330
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Discovery Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.7%) is lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 941
2006 1003
2007 1013
2008 982
2009 982
2010 990
2011 1005
2012 968
2013 950
2014 908
2015 806

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 20.1
2007 20.3
2008 20
2009 20.5
2010 21.9
2011 21.5
2012 22.2
2013 20.3
2014 20.1
2015 19.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.055260361317747
2006 0.076769690927218
2007 0.07502467917078
2008 0.085539714867617
2009 0.12423625254582
2010 0.15151515151515
2011 0.14626865671642
2012 0.14256198347107
2013 0.14105263157895
2014 0.15198237885463
2015 0.2468982630273

Compare Discovery Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
1,940.0% 19.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.7%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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