Discovery Middle School

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1304 Hughes Rd

Madison, AL 35758

(256) 837-3735

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Discovery Middle School

I have had a student at DMS for the last two years and it has been GREAT! The curriculum is challenging and the teachers do an exceptional job. I am most impressed with the new schedule that has been implemented this year thanks to the vision of our principal and teachers. My son was so excited ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/16/15

I go to discovery currently. I will be going into 8th grade this year. Last year for 7th I had the best teachers. They are very involved with helping you. To the people saying that the jocks rule the roost... A lot of my friends are your so called jocks and they do not.. Just because they are recognized ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/11/13

I love this school... me and my brother have only been here a few weeks and faculty and students are really nice and caring. Every teacher shows that they honestly want you to get a good education. It has high security with police so that you feel really safe. I would 100% recommend this school. The ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/21/11

I have been quite pleased with the administration and faculty of the school - very open and great communication. Constantly amazed at the level of academics and high scores the student population achieve. My daughter is quite involved in the Wind Ensemble, Math Team & NJHS - very impressed and she ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/11

Both of my children attend Discovery Middle school and both are excelling academically. From a parent's perspective, the teachers are sharp and care about the student's progress and well being.

Posted by a parent on 09/07/10

discovery is awsome the teachers are kind and most of the students are all well brought up the lockers are all clean. the teams all work hard and do there best. discovery does alot of cherity things right now we are colecting toys for foster kids and colecting books for a library that burned down and ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/22/09

the school has great education system and quality of education is high but i was a transfer student and it seemed that they did not like me there

Posted by a student on 01/02/09

My son attended a private school for 7 years. It being one of the 'so called' better schools in this area. I was very unhappy with the quality of the teachers and the school in general. Money came first and education was last. I have found Discovery Middle School to be a refreshing change and the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/30/08

The music program is nationally recognized for excellence and it has been critical to building confidence in my 7th grader, who attends Discovery. I have found parent involvement to be high and responsiveness to parents to be excellent. Academics is better than average but could be improved. There ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/30/08

Kids run wild and jocks rule the roost. Teachers try but have little disciplinary type of actions against the unruly. There is very little parent involvement comparing to schools in VA, etc...Send your kid to a private school!

Posted by a parent on 10/30/07

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Test scores for Discovery Middle School

ARMT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Discovery Middle School
Madison City Schools
* In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Madison schools — Discovery Middle School is located at 1304 Hughes Rd, Madison AL 35758. 1304 Hughes Rd is in the 35758 ZIP code in Madison, AL The school district for Discovery Middle School is the Madison City Schools. Discovery Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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