Discovery School & Camp

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

Student Body

Total Students4 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Discovery School & Camp Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio1:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Malvern
    Grades: PK-6 | 80 students
    0.3 miles
    365 Paoli Pike/1133Paoli Pike
    Malvern, PA 19355
    (610)647-4001
    0.3 PK-6
    80
  • West Chester
    Grades: NS-PK | 24 students
    0.7 miles
    300 S Five Points Road
    West Chester, PA 19382
    (610)692-4155
    0.7 NS-PK
    24
  • West Chester
    Grades: K-12 | 147 students
    0.7 miles
    1237 Paoli Pike
    West Chester, PA 19380
    (610)692-3700
    0.7 K-12
    147
  • West Chester
    West Chester KinderCare
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    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 41 students
    0.7 miles
    1154 W Chester Pike Ste A
    West Chester, PA 19382
    (610)431-2237
    0.7 NS-PK
    41
  • West Chester
    The Goddard School
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    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K
    1.3 miles
    1050 Andrew Drive
    West Chester, PA 19380
    (610)430-8682
    1.3 NS-K
    n/a

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