Discovery Junior High School

510 North Mckay, Alexandria, MN 56308 | (320) 762-7900
  • Grades: 7-9
  • Student Enrollment: 875
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  • Mailing Address: 510 N Mckay, Alexandria, MN 56308
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 875
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 57.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 429 (49.0%)
  • Females: 446 (51.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 73 (8.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 142 (16.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 215 (24.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Discovery Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.6%
Black141.6%
Asian80.9%
Hispanic70.8%
White84196.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Discovery Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade27231.1%
8th Grade28632.7%
9th Grade31736.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 30%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:70%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 20 Years
  • Average Salary: $54,745
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Discovery Junior High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,35411%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$57,17389%
Source: MN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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