PROFICIENCY 10% 80% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%New York

Discovery Charter School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "DISCOVERY CHARTER SCHOOL" in Rochester, NY. There are a total of 259 students and 23 teachers at Discovery Charter School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 259 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Discovery Charter School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 9.8%, which is 80% lower than the New York average.


Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch259
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Discovery Charter School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

4<= 10%
5<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

4<= 10%
5<= 10%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Discovery Charter School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 6.1% 6.1% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 65.0% 65.0% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 25.7% 25.7% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.3% 3.3% 2.0% 3.1%

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Rochester demographics profile

StatisticRochesterNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)5,87835991
Median age31.338.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)31%52%55%
Speak English80%70%79%
Speak Spanish13%15%13%

Education level achieved in Rochester

IndexRochesterNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school74.5%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college52.7%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree33.8%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.7%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters9.6%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.7%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Discovery Charter School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.