Discovery School & Camp

325 N 5 Points Rd,
West Chester, PA, 19380-0193
     Tel: (610)696-5984
Grades: PK - K | 2 students
Since 1968, Discovery has been dedicated to fulfilling the needs of the total child.
Our mission is to blend the emotional, cognitive and physical aspects of the child into a whole being.
Learning through play, at child centered learning stations and hands on experiences, is the cornerstone of our program.
We advocate proper nutrition, improved health and daily interaction with nature and the environment.
Discovery School & Camp is dedicated to fulfilling the needs of the total child.
Our intention is to blend the emotional, cognitive, and physical aspects of the child into a whole being.
Learning through play at child centered workstations and by means of actual experience is the cornerstone of the program.
We advocate proper nutrition, improved health and daily interaction with nature and the environment, at our fully accredited school.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
National Independent Private Schools Association
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 2 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Discovery School & Camp Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Valley Christian School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley Christian School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of Consolation Early Learning Center (3.1 miles away)
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  • ParkesburgOur Lady Of Consolation Early Learning Center
    Montessori School  (Roman Catholic)
    2995 Cemetery Road
    ParkesburgPA19365
    (610)857-1163
    Montessori School  (Roman Catholic)
    3.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • CoatesvilleValley Christian School
      (Baptist)
    200 Airport Rd
    CoatesvillePA19320
    (610)380-1650
      (Baptist)
    3.2 mi | 69 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • ParkesburgFriendship School
      (Amish)
    547 Lenover Rd
    ParkesburgPA19365
      (Amish)
    3.3 mi | 18 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • CoatesvilleMaranatha Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    239 E Lincoln Hwy
    CoatesvillePA19320
    (610)383-6105
      (Christian)
    3.7 mi | 15 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • ExtonHildebrandt Learning Centers at Our Kids Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    510 Herman O West Drive
    ExtonPA19341
    (610)458-8284
    Daycare / Preschool
    3.7 mi | 20 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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