The Discovery Charter School will foster in its students the passion and curiosity necessary for lifelong learning. Students will develop the ability to think critically, communicate effectively and excel academically. Through an integrated, place-based curriculum, our students will become stewards of their environment and community.
School Cancellation Update
As you know, we have had to cancel school an unprecedented number of times this year due to the inclement weather. To date, we have had to cancel school on the following dates:
January 6th Waivered by the Indiana Department of Education
January 7th Waivered by the Indiana Department of Education
January 8th Was made up on Friday, February 14th (scheduled snow make up day)
January 27th Will be made up on Friday, April 18th (scheduled snow make up day)
January 28th Will be made up on Friday, June 6th (extend school year by 1 day)
February 5th Will be made up by canceling early release and extending the school day on the following Wednesdays: March 12th, April 2nd, and April 9th. On all three of these days, students will be released at the normal 3:30 dismissal time.
The 2014-2015 enrollment application is now available on the Prospective Families section of our web page. All incoming Kindergarteners, including those with siblings at Discovery, must turn in an application by February 19, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
School Tour Dates
March 6th: 9-11
March 20th: 12-2
April 8th: 9-11
April 25th: 12-2
The nomination window is now open for parents to nominate students for High Ability services for the 2014-2015 school year. Nomination forms are available on the Current Families section of our web pages. Nominations are due Friday, March 21st.
Discovery Charter School
800 Canonie Drive
Porter, IN 46304
Phone: (219) 983-9800
Fax: (219) 929-5723