PROFICIENCY 30% 39% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
45%Vancouver School District
50%Vancouver
48%Washington

Discovery Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Vancouver School District" in Vancouver, WA. There are a total of 693 students and 37 teachers at Discovery Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 454 free lunch students and 71 reduced lunch students.

Discovery Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.5%, which is 39% lower than the Washington average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students693
Teachers37.12
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch454
Reduced lunch71

 

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 Middle 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

GradeProficiency
All26%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
720-24%
825-29%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All33%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
730-34%
835-39%
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 Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWashingtonNational
Caucasian 54.8% 62.5% 57.7% 51.1%
African American 3.1% 3.0% 4.6% 15.9%
Asian 1.4% 3.4% 7.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 32.1% 22.0% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.7% 1.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 2.3% 2.0% 1.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.7% 6.3% 6.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Vancouver School Of Arts And Academyemics73%0.5Vancouver, WA
Lincoln Elementary School47%0.6Vancouver, WA
Washington Elementary47%0.8Vancouver, WA
Benjamin Franklin Elementary57%0.9Vancouver, WA
Hough Elementary School50%1.2Vancouver, WA
Minnehaha Elementary School37%1.3Vancouver, WA
Fruit Valley Elementary School22%1.4Vancouver, WA
Hazel Dell Elementary School43%1.5Hazel Dell, WA
Hudson's Bay High School19%1.5Vancouver, WA
Washington State School For The Blind25%1.6Vancouver, WA
Harry S Truman Elementary School60%1.8Minnehaha, WA
Roosevelt Elementary School44%1.8Vancouver, WA

Vancouver demographics profile

StatisticVancouverWashingtonNational
Population169,9827,073,146318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,6209791
Median age36.537.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%56%55%
Speak English80%81%79%
Speak Spanish9%8%13%

Education level achieved in Vancouver

IndexVancouverWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade86.3%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school85.6%86.6%83.0%
Completed some college64.2%67.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.7%43.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.7%33.6%30.3%
Completed masters9.4%12.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.8%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Discovery Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.