Discovery Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 2

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
500 Discovery Path Lane
St Charles, MO 63301
Phone
(636) 757-6800
District
ORCHARD FARM R-V
County
ST. CHARLES COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
461
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

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Discovery Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64
Proficiency in Reading 70
Proficiency in Math 59

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.71
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.50
AVG FOR STATE 13.59
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 62 13.4%
Kindergarten 119 25.8%
Grade 1 136 29.5%
Grade 2 144 31.2%
Total 461 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.3% 85.9% 74.8%
Black 11.1% 7.8% 16.7%
Hispanic 5.5% 5.2% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 0.9% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 31.7% 29.2% 49.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 25.8% 43.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 3.4% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,836 6,113,532
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 87.0 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.5% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.3% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 12.7% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,740 2,386,203
Single Parent Households With Children 9.3% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.9% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.3% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.4% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.8% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.0% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.3% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.6% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.8% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 9.1% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,287 $10,467,855 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $511 $850,815 4.2%
Staff $380 $632,700 3.2%
General Administration $363 $604,395 3.0%
School Administration $700 $1,165,500 5.8%
Operation $1,373 $2,286,045 11.4%
Transportation $714 $1,188,810 5.9%
Other $259 $431,235 2.1%
Total Support $4,300 $7,159,500 35.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,475 $2,455,875 12.2%
Total Expenditures $12,062 $20,083,230 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,826 $5,353,407,234 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $454 $417,296,888 4.0%
Staff $446 $409,635,758 3.9%
General Administration $338 $310,439,937 2.9%
School Administration $577 $530,136,305 5.0%
Operation $1,016 $933,653,238 8.8%
Transportation $512 $470,188,023 4.5%
Other $229 $210,807,180 2.0%
Total Support $3,572 $3,282,247,369 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,096 $1,926,007,243 18.2%
Total Expenditures $11,495 $10,561,632,351 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%