Discovery Charter School 1 & District Office

Open enrollment for 2017-18 school year runs December 2, 2016, through February 2, 2017.  Please check the Application pages for additional information.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
- Nelson Mandela

Upcoming Events

Board Meeting
Date: 12/14/2016, 6:30 PM 9 PM
Location: DCS1, Rm 2
Winter Break - No School
Date: 12/19/2016
Winter Break - No School
Date: 12/20/2016
Winter Break - No School
Date: 12/21/2016
Winter Break - No School
Date: 12/22/2016
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News and Announcements

What Motivates Maker Educators?

EdSurgeNews Article by Tony Wan.
Tony asks who are the people spearheading maker education?
Well... we are! (P.S. Notice our student's photo on top of the article.)

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.

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