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B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B+
  2. Diversity
    B+
  3. Teachers
    A
Discovery Elementary School is an above average, public school located in Sioux Falls, SD. It has 908 students in grades PK, K-5 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 58% of students are at least proficient in math and 56% in reading.
Address
1506 S Discovery Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
Telephone
(605) 362-3530
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Discovery Elementary School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
56%
Percent Proficient - Math
58%
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Living in the Area
A
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    A-
  2. Good for Families
    A-
  3. Housing
    B+
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Median Household Income
$56,714
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$771
National
$949
Median Home Value
$168,600
National
$184,700

Students

Diversity
B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
908
Free or Reduced Lunch
23%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$44,306
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.9%
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The Discovery community is amazing!! The staff is phenomenal and works to meet each child's individual needs. I couldn't ask for a better environment for my child.
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Teachers at this school are amazing!
I feel very safe and secure at Discovery.