Discovery Intermediate School



Discovery Intermediate School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Discovery Intermediate School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 399
7 386
8 448
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Discovery Intermediate School is a public elementary school located in Kissimmee, FL in the Osceola School District. It enrolls 1,233 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,233
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 78

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Discovery Intermediate School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 619
(50%)
19,357
(49%)
 Male 614
(50%)
20,318
(51%)

Discovery Intermediate School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 788
(64%)
22,138
(56%)
 Black 292
(24%)
4,461
(11%)
 White 90
(7%)
10,826
(27%)
 Two or More 31
(3%)
1,079
(3%)
 Asian 27
(2%)
945
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
177
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
49
(0%)

Discovery Intermediate School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 943
(76%)
25,306
(64%)
 Not Eligible 150
(12%)
10,963
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 140
(11%)
3,406
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Discovery Intermediate School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.8%) is significantly 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 Intermediate School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1597
2006 1545
2007 1596
2008 1407
2009 1297
2010 1379
2011 1297
2012 1233

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.5
2006 18.4
2007 17.3
2008 16.4
2009 15.6
2010 18.6
2011 17.8
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7313713212273
2006 0.77087378640777
2007 0.88345864661654
2008 0.88699360341151
2009 0.88666152659985
2010 0.80130529369108
2011 0.78180416345412
2012 0.87834549878346

Compare Discovery Intermediate School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 87.8%
 

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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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