Discovery Charter School

5070 Parkside Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131 | (215) 879-8182
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 562
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5070 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 562
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 269 (47.9%)
  • Females: 293 (52.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 83 (14.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 276 (49.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 359 (63.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Discovery Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black55698.9%
Asian--
Hispanic20.4%
White30.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Discovery Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6411.4%
1st Grade6912.3%
2nd Grade7313.0%
3rd Grade7513.3%
4th Grade559.8%
5th Grade478.4%
6th Grade7212.8%
7th Grade5710.1%
8th Grade508.9%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
54.6%
District:
54.6%
Faculty Information (2010)
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: JACQUELYN KELLY
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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