Discovery Plus Academy



Discovery Plus Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Discovery Plus Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 20
1 20
2 19
3 18
4 19
5 8
6 11
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Discovery Plus Academy is a public elementary school located in Pima, AZ in the Discovery Plus Academy. It enrolls 115 students in grades 1st through 12th. Discovery Plus Academy is the 1,111th largest public school in Arizona and the 52,197th largest nationally.

Total Students: 115
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Discovery Plus Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 67
(58%)
67
(58%)
 Female 48
(42%)
48
(42%)

Discovery Plus Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 81
(70%)
81
(70%)
 Hispanic 27
(23%)
27
(23%)
 Two or More 4
(3%)
4
(3%)
 Black 3
(3%)
3
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Discovery Plus Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 54
(47%)
54
(47%)
 Not Eligible 52
(45%)
52
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(8%)
9
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Discovery Plus Academy is ranked 937th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Discovery Plus Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 55.6%. 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 Plus Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 91
2006 98
2007 101
2008 92
2009 91
2010 85
2011 116
2012 115

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95604395604396
2006 0.78571428571429
2007 0.77227722772277
2008 0.54347826086957
2009 0.010989010989011
2010 0.50588235294118
2011 0.54310344827586
2012 0.54782608695652

Compare Discovery Plus Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 54.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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