Discovery School

7910 West Maryland Ave, Glendale, AZ 85303 | (623) 237-4000
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 685
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 7910 W Maryland Ave, Glendale, AZ 85303
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 685
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 335 (48.9%)
  • Females: 350 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 85 (12.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 474 (69.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 559 (81.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Discovery School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.7%
Black7811.4%
Asian142.0%
Hispanic49271.8%
White9614.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Discovery School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten659.5%
1st Grade7911.5%
2nd Grade608.8%
3rd Grade8712.7%
4th Grade7510.9%
5th Grade679.8%
6th Grade9313.6%
7th Grade8212.0%
8th Grade7711.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 65%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:35%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 6 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,381
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Discovery School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,03565%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,71235%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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