Discovery Charter Preparatory No. 2

5/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
3
Grades
9-12
Students
312
Type
Public charter
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Academics
5/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


English
41%
State avg: 48%
Math
29%
State avg: 37%
Science
24%
State avg: 50%
9/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
91%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
100%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1109
State avg: 1473
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
98%
Black
1%
Filipino
1%
Two or more races
<1%
White
<1%
Asian
<1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
345 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
47%
State avg: 9%
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Neighborhood
12550 Van Nuys Boulevard
Pacoima, CA 91331
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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