Discovery Charter Preparatory No. 2 Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,405
College Readiness Index
27.4
Academic Performance Index
767
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 350 Students
  • 19 Teachers

Discovery Charter Preparatory No. 2
12550 VAN NUYS BLVD
PACOIMA, CA 91331

Phone: (818) 897-1187

District: Los Angeles Unified School District

Overview

Discovery Charter Preparatory No. 2 is ranked 312nd within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Discovery Charter Preparatory No. 2 is 42 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 100 percent. Discovery Charter Preparatory No. 2 is 1 of 197 high schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1405
State Rank
#312
Charter Rank
#147

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 350
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 100%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 99%
Full-Time Teachers 19

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness Index 27.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 197
Total Students 207,968
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 31.5

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Nearby Schools

Discovery Charter Preparatory No. 2 is 1 of 197 schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

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