Discovery Middle School

1304 Hughes Rd, Madison, AL 35758 | (256) 837-3735
  • Grades: 7-9
  • Student Enrollment: 1,000
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Sharon M Willis
  • Fax: (256) 837-1573
  • Website: dms.madisoncity.k12.al.us
School Operational Details
  • Shared Time School
School District Details
  • Madison City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,711
  • Graduation Rate: 100.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.7
  • Enrolled Students: 8,654

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,000
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 54.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 497 (49.7%)
  • Females: 483 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (4.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 132 (13.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 176 (17.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Discovery Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian80.8%
Black18818.8%
Asian505.0%
Hispanic272.7%
White70770.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Discovery Middle School
  Number Percent
7th Grade30330.3%
8th Grade34134.1%
9th Grade35635.6%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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