Discovery Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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
2300 228 Th Ave Se
Issaquah, WA 98075
Phone
(425) 837-4100
District
ISSAQUAH SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
KING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
686
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.1% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 88 57
Proficiency in Reading 84 55
Proficiency in Math 92 58

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 88 55
Proficiency in Reading 88 57
Proficiency in Math 88 54

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 92 54
Proficiency in Reading 96 61
Proficiency in Math 88 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.25
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.14
AVG FOR STATE 18.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 49 7.1%
Kindergarten 80 11.7%
Grade 1 114 16.6%
Grade 2 117 17.1%
Grade 3 103 15.0%
Grade 4 115 16.8%
Grade 5 108 15.7%
Total 686 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 33.3% 55.6% 58.1%
Black 0.8% 2.1% 5.0%
Hispanic 6.2% 9.3% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 59.7% 32.6% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 1.7% 8.3% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 6.6% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 1.7% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 112,591 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,094.4 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.5% 34.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.0% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 11.3% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 41,388 2,829,893
Single Parent Households With Children 6.4% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.4% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 63.7% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 41.4% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.2% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.8% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.9% 15.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.6% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 4.0% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,440 $132,226,080 40.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $733 $15,049,956 4.6%
Staff $517 $10,615,044 3.2%
General Administration $64 $1,314,048 0.4%
School Administration $467 $9,588,444 2.9%
Operation $894 $18,355,608 5.6%
Transportation $389 $7,986,948 2.4%
Other $298 $6,118,536 1.9%
Total Support $3,362 $69,028,584 20.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,271 $128,756,172 39.0%
Total Expenditures $16,074 $330,031,368 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,713 $7,591,259,823 47.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $856 $967,474,001 6.0%
Staff $797 $900,956,428 5.6%
General Administration $120 $135,458,018 0.8%
School Administration $707 $799,394,224 5.0%
Operation $986 $1,115,298,501 6.9%
Transportation $432 $489,010,241 3.0%
Other $518 $585,672,414 3.6%
Total Support $4,416 $4,993,259,708 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,077 $3,479,528,759 21.7%
Total Expenditures $14,206 $16,064,038,718 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%