Discovery Schoolhouse

865 Brush Hill Road,
Milton, MA, 02186-0218
Tel: (617)333-9876
Discovery Schoolhouse provides full and part day, year-round, educational childcare to children two-years-nine-months through Kindergarten, as well as some after school care for children seven through nine.
The program uses an interactive, child-centered, developmentally appropriate approach which assumes that children learn through active participation and discovery.
The curriculum emphasizes child-initiated activities, problem solving, fostering independence, social skills, respecting cultural diversity, creativity, and individuality.
At Discovery Schoolhouse each child is respected as an individual and given maximum support for learning and development.
The curriculum is designed to nurture the development of the whole child, addressing cognitive, intellectual, social, emotional, ethical, and physical needs.
The curriculum and classrooms at Discovery Schoolhouse are designed so that children have a wide variety of appropriate activities available to them.
Teachers are active facilitators of children’s learning, constantly adjusting the curriculum to meet the needs and interests of each child.
Teachers act as guides, helping children make choices, work out and discuss conflicts with their friends, answering and asking questions, modeling appropriate behavior, and monitoring children’s progress.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery School - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 28 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 21%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Beginnings Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Delphi Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Delphi Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Milton Delphi Academy    
    564 Blue Hill Avenue
    Milton , MA , 02186
    (617)333-9610
    0.7  mi  |  164  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Hyde Park New Beginnings Academy
    (Christian)
    Po Box 366354
    Hyde Park , MA , 02136
    (617)364-6767
    (Christian)
    1.1  mi  |  152  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Dedham The Rashi School
    (Jewish)
    8000 Great Meadow Road
    Dedham , MA , 02026
    (617)969-4444
    (Jewish)
    1.3  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Hyde Park Boston Trinity Academy
    (Christian)
    17 Hale St
    Hyde Park , MA , 02136
    (617)364-3700
    (Christian)
    1.3  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Hyde Park
    Lt Joseph P Kennedy Jr Memoria
    (Roman Catholic)
    17 Hale Street
    Hyde Park , MA , 02136
    (617)364-4975
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  202  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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