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Gold River Discovery Center K-8 (leave a review)
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+1 (916) 867-2109

2200 Roaring Camp Dr.

Gold River, California


About Gold River Discovery Center K-8
Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Gold River Discovery Center K-8 is one of 78 schools in the San Juan Unified district of California.

A relatively average sized school, it has an enrolment of 836 students from Kindergarten to 8th Grade and is classified as a regular school.

The number of teachers at Gold River Discovery Center K-8 has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

The average teacher's salary is $81,591, which is higher than the California state average of $77,759.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Gold River Discovery Center K-8 836$6,89728$81,5910.57
El Sereno Alternative Education (1.53 miles) 185$11,77816$78,7920.45
W. E. Mitchell Middle (1.86 miles) 784$10,65221$75,5580.71
Williamson Elementary (2.11 miles) 556$9,61424$77,3700.67
Walnutwood High (Independent Study) (2.18 miles) 183$9,61921$110,1430.53
Kinney High (Continuation) (2.28 miles) 136$15,20913$66,3510.71

Gold River Discovery Center K-8

Number of pupils836
Funding per pupil$6,897
Pupils per teacher28
Average teacher salary$81,591
Diversity index0.57

El Sereno Alternative Education (1.53 miles)

Number of pupils185
Funding per pupil$11,778
Pupils per teacher16
Average teacher salary$78,792
Diversity index0.45

W. E. Mitchell Middle (1.86 miles)

Number of pupils784
Funding per pupil$10,652
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$75,558
Diversity index0.71

Williamson Elementary (2.11 miles)

Number of pupils556
Funding per pupil$9,614
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$77,370
Diversity index0.67

Walnutwood High (Independent Study) (2.18 miles)

Number of pupils183
Funding per pupil$9,619
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$110,143
Diversity index0.53

Kinney High (Continuation) (2.28 miles)

Number of pupils136
Funding per pupil$15,209
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$66,351
Diversity index0.71
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Rankings within California
There are 10,465 schools in California. Rankings don't always go up to 10,465 because some schools have missing data.
1959thlargest school
2650thhighest number of FTE teachers
9485thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
3245thhighest average teaching salary
8729thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
6273rdhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
3752ndhighest diversity index
6399thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 3 hours

1st Grade - 3rd Grade: 3.8 hours

4th Grade - 8th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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