Discovery School

Serves grades KG - 6

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1165 Middle Tennessee Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone
(615) 895-4973
District
MURFREESBORO
County
RUTHERFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
396
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Tennessee

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.8% of TN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Discovery School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 89.83 43
Proficiency in Reading 93.25 43
Proficiency in Math 86.4 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.23
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.21
AVG FOR STATE 15.58
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 60 15.2%
Grade 1 60 15.2%
Grade 2 60 15.2%
Grade 3 61 15.4%
Grade 4 65 16.4%
Grade 5 66 16.7%
Grade 6 24 6.1%
Total 396 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.7% 56.3% 65.0%
Black 5.9% 25.3% 22.8%
Hispanic 4.5% 14.2% 9.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.6% 3.9% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 126,387 6,770,010
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,282.6 162
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 43.9% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.5% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 8.6% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 47,096 2,567,061
Single Parent Households With Children 10.8% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.4% 87.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 40.2% 26.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.2% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.8% 12.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.2% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.6% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.8% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 10.6% 12.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,691 $47,963,748 57.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $269 $2,267,132 2.7%
Staff $430 $3,624,040 4.4%
General Administration $155 $1,306,340 1.6%
School Administration $446 $3,758,888 4.5%
Operation $806 $6,792,968 8.2%
Transportation $258 $2,174,424 2.6%
Other $215 $1,812,020 2.2%
Total Support $2,579 $21,735,812 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,579 $13,307,812 16.0%
Total Expenditures $9,849 $83,007,372 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,393 $5,401,794,135 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $415,349,807 4.3%
Staff $519 $519,605,383 5.4%
General Administration $197 $197,201,905 2.0%
School Administration $539 $539,760,378 5.6%
Operation $716 $717,427,038 7.4%
Transportation $334 $334,277,096 3.5%
Other $191 $191,627,846 2.0%
Total Support $2,911 $2,915,204,413 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,361 $1,363,495,079 14.1%
Total Expenditures $9,665 $9,680,468,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%