Discovery High School

701 Widefield Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80911 | (719) 391-3121
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 94
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 94 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 701 Widefield Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80911
School Operational Details
  • Alternative School
School District Details
  • Widefield 3 School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,675
  • Graduation Rate: 69.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.7
  • Enrolled Students: 8,851

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 94
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 7.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 51 (54.3%)
  • Females: 43 (45.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 8 (8.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 29 (30.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 37 (39.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Discovery High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian11.1%
Black1920.2%
Asian22.1%
Hispanic2122.3%
White5154.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Discovery High School
  Number Percent
10th Grade1617.0%
11th Grade2223.4%
12th Grade5659.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:-
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,004
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Discovery High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,004100%
Source: CO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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