Discovery Charter



Discovery Charter Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Discovery Charter Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 92
6 92
7 92
8 92
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Discovery Charter is a public elementary school located in Tracy, CA in the Tracy Joint Unified School District. It enrolls 368 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 368
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.1

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Discovery Charter Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 186
(51%)
4,907
(49%)
 Male 182
(49%)
5,191
(51%)

Discovery Charter Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 152
(41%)
5,407
(54%)
 White 103
(28%)
2,111
(21%)
 Asian 61
(17%)
1,469
(15%)
 Black 31
(8%)
583
(6%)
 Two or More 19
(5%)
391
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
108
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
29
(0%)

Discovery Charter Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 312
(85%)
4,812
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 51
(14%)
4,294
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
992
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Discovery Charter students on free and reduced lunch assistance (15.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.7%. 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 Charter Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 272
2006 327
2007 348
2008 361
2009 364
2010 370
2011 380
2012 374
2013 363
2014 367
2015 368

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 16.4
2007 23.2
2008 20.1
2009 21.4
2010 N/A
2011 27.1
2012 26.7
2013 23.4
2014 26
2015 24.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.073529411764706
2006 N/A
2007
2008 0.11080332409972
2009 0.049450549450549
2010 0.056756756756757
2011 0.036842105263158
2012 0.080213903743316
2013 0.0633608815427
2014 0.11444141689373
2015 0.15217391304348

Compare Discovery Charter to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,440.0% 24.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 15.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Discovery Charter
Tracy, CA
Public 05 - 08 368 24.4:1  
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Public KG - 05 444 21.1:1 1 miles
Monte Vista Middle School
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Central Elementary
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Public KG - 05 490 22.3:1 1 miles
West Valley Christian Academy
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Private KG - 08 136 12:1 2 miles
Montessori School of Tracy
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Private PK - 06 223 5:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 648 24:1 2 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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