Discovery



Discovery Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Discovery Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 2
11 28
12 160

Discovery is a public high school of the South Kitsap School District located in Port Orchard, WA. It has 190 students in grades 9th through 12th. Discovery is the 385th largest public high school in Washington and the 17,410th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.1 to 1.

Total Students: 190
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 8.6

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Discovery Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 110
(58%)
2,471
(53%)
 Female 80
(42%)
2,158
(47%)

Discovery Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 144
(76%)
3,264
(71%)
 Two or More 16
(8%)
523
(11%)
 Hispanic 14
(7%)
481
(10%)
 Black 7
(4%)
80
(2%)
 Asian 4
(2%)
155
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(2%)
55
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
71
(2%)

Discovery Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 126
(66%)
3,537
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 55
(29%)
709
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(5%)
383
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Discovery is ranked 419th out of 0 ranked schools in Washington, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Discovery students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 40.8%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 180
2006 181
2007 195
2008 200
2009 188
2010 196
2011 206
2012 190

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.7
2006 21.5
2007 22.4
2008 23
2009 21.6
2010 22.5
2011 23.7
2012 22.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31666666666667
2006 0.38121546961326
2007 0.35897435897436
2008 0.34
2009 0.44148936170213
2010 0.39285714285714
2011 0.52912621359223
2012 0.33684210526316

Compare Discovery to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,947.5% 19.5:1
 
2,210.0% 22.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.7%
 
State Average 40.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Discovery
Port Orchard, WA
Public 09 - 12 190 22.1:1  
Marcus Whitman Junior High School
Port Orchard, WA
Public 07 - 09 740 19.5:1 1 miles
Explorer Academy
Port Orchard, WA
Public KG - 12 163 24.7:1 2 miles
South Kitsap High School
Port Orchard, WA
Public 10 - 12 2,176 21.5:1 2 miles
Cedar Heights Jh
Port Orchard, WA
Public 07 - 09 621 19.5:1 3 miles
Renaissance Alternative High School
Bremerton, WA
Public 09 - 12 138 15.3:1 4 miles
John Sedgwick Junior High School
Port Orchard, WA
Public 07 - 09 739 20.9:1 4 miles
Bremerton High School
Bremerton, WA
Public 09 - 12 1,208 19.6:1 4 miles
Burley Christian School
Port Orchard, WA
Private PK - 12 115 17:1 8 miles
Crosspoint Academy
Bremerton, WA
Private KG - 12 232 8:1 8 miles
East Side Alternative
Bremerton, WA
Public 10 - 12 61 16.2:1 8 miles
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