Discovery is a diverse and inclusive independent day school that educates students aged 18 months to 14 years in a unique program blending the Montessori curriculum with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme framework.
Discovery's Mission is that "We open our minds and hearts so we can discover the knowledge and ideals to build a better world."
Discovery is the only IB school in the world to utilize the AltSchool education platform.

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Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1990
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
276 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
The Discovery School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
43%
Average Class Size
16 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $10,250 - $17,090
% on Financial Aid
15%
Admissions Director
Nita Hurley
Admissions Associate
Meghan Devlin

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Theater Arts and Design

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Athletic Programs, Yoga

School Notes

  • Discovery is a diverse and inclusive independent day school that educates students aged 18 months to 12 years in a unique program blending the Montessori curriculum with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme framework.Discovery's Mission is that "We open our minds and hearts so we can discover the knowledge and ideals to build a better world.".
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

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