Discovery Elementary School



Discovery Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Discovery Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 2
K 115
1 126
2 114
3 106
4 104
5 93
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Discovery Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Deltona, FL in the Volusia School District. It enrolls 660 students in grades 1st through 12th. Discovery Elementary School is the 912th largest public school in Florida and the 9,564th largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 660
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 52
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,564th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 912th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 440th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 615th out of 2,205

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Discovery Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 344
(52%)
22,122
(52%)
 Female 316
(48%)
20,822
(48%)

Discovery Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 326
(49%)
25,641
(60%)
 Hispanic 258
(39%)
8,107
(19%)
 Black 47
(7%)
6,636
(15%)
 Two or More 21
(3%)
1,657
(4%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
735
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
126
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
42
(0%)

Discovery Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 454
(69%)
23,751
(55%)
 Not Eligible 138
(21%)
15,596
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(10%)
3,597
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Discovery Elementary School is ranked 536th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Discovery Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.1%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 866
2006 810
2007 798
2008 723
2009 685
2010 724
2011 637
2012 660

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 12.3
2007 12.7
2008 11.4
2009 12.2
2010 12.3
2011 11.6
2012 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59353348729792
2006 0.65802469135802
2007 0.67543859649123
2008 0.70816044260028
2009 0.75474452554745
2010 0.73480662983425
2011 0.75510204081633
2012 0.79090909090909

Compare Discovery Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 79.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Discovery Elementary School
Deltona, FL
Public PK - 05 660 12.7:1  
Deltona Christian School
Deltona, FL
Private PK - 12 170 10:1 1 miles
Deltona Middle School
Deltona, FL
Public 06 - 08 1,209 18.9:1 2 miles
The Reading Edge Academy
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Public KG - 05 311 13.5:1 2 miles
Spirit Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 661 12:1 2 miles
Forest Lake Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 727 13.7:1 2 miles
Enterprise Elementary School
Enterprise, FL
Public PK - 05 567 12.9:1 2 miles
Trinity Christian Academy
Deltona, FL
Private PK - 12 607 12:1 3 miles
Galaxy Middle School
Deltona, FL
Public 06 - 08 1,105 19.1:1 3 miles
Highbanks Learning Center
Debary, FL
Public 06 - 12 55 5:1 3 miles
Deltona Lakes Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 745 12.4:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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