Discovery Charter School

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8/10
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Reviews
26
Grades
K-8
Students
511
Type
Public charter
This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, are making about average year-over-year academic improvement, ... More
Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Reading
97%
State avg: 89%
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Math
74%
State avg: 59%
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Science
83%
State avg: 65%
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6/10
Student progress

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Average progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and students in this school are learning at the same rate as similar students in other schools.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
77%
Hispanic
11%
Black
6%
Asian
4%
Two or more races
3%
Native American or Native Alaskan
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
490 :1
State avg: 552 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
79%
State avg: 85%
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26 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
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4 2
3 2
2 0
1 3
Neighborhood
800 Canonie Drive
Porter, IN 46304
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