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C+
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    C+
  4. College Prep
    B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C
  6. Health & Safety
    B
  7. Administration
    C-
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C-
Discovery High School is a public, alternative school located in Sacramento, CA. It has 185 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 10% of students are at least proficient in math and 10% in reading.
Address
3401 Fong Ranch Rd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
Telephone
(916) 928-5200
Website

Discovery High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
10%
Percent Proficient - Math
10%
Average Graduation Rate
82%
Average SAT
Average ACT
AP Enrollment
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Living in the Area
B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    C-
  2. Good for Families
    B
  3. Housing
    C
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$52,071
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,057
National
$949
Median Home Value
$259,400
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B
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Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
185
Free or Reduced Lunch
61%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$69,187
Teachers in First/Second Year
34.1%
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$8,791/ year
National
$12,239
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I loved high school! Best time of my life, met great people and teachers were cool, nice, and very motivating. Others mean, stobby, and rude made me want to better myself
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Our cafeteria has a subway as well as a starbucks, and our own cafeteria with various options: pizza, salads with over 15 topping options, cereal, apples, pears, chinese food, french fries, season fries, chicken wings, burgers, vegetarian burgers, chips, shakes, ice cream. If that is not enough they even have various candy options and almost ever kind of dressing you can think off.
After school actives like soccer, football, ect.