Discovery Charter School

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
- Nelson Mandela

Upcoming Events

Discovery 1 Spring Auction
Date: 5/3/2014, 5 PM 10 PM
Location: Saratoga Community Center
Stanford Blood Drive
Date: 5/9/2014, 10 AM 1 PM
Location: Discovery 1 Parking Lot Bloodmobile at 4021 Teal Ave.
Board Meeting
Date: 5/21/2014, 7 PM 9 PM
Location: Discovery 1, Rm 2
Memorial Day - No School in Session
Date: 5/26/2014
Board Meeting
Date: 6/18/2014, 7 PM 9 PM
Location: Discovery 2 Atrium
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News and Announcements

Core Values - The Discovery Experience
Wonder what makes Discovery…well Discovery? Defined here is the Discovery experience. In short what is unique to a Discovery school and how to recognize the program. Listed is the relevant experience for all.
Stanford Research shows Pitfalls of Homework
A Stanford researcher found that students in high-achieving communities who spend too much time on homework experience more stress, physical health problems, a lack of balance and even alienation from society. More than two hours of homework a night may be counterproductive, according to the study.
Stay Academically Engaged With Your Teen
US News and World Report article- Better grades and a higher chance of college matriculation are just a few of the benefits for teens when parents are involved in their education.
Is Discovery a Good Match for Your Family?
Read the attached pdf for additional information on our values and philosophies.
Meet the 2013-2014 Discovery Charter School Board of Directors
You may have seen them around, but maybe you didn't know just who they were or how they are connected to our schools. These folks are the policy makers and stewards of Discovery's philosophy and mission.
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