Discovery Charter School

An integrated, place-based curriculum.

News and Events

Parent-Student Handbook for 2011-2012

-Handbook Signature Pages

Staff Email

PowerSchool Access


Summer Homework Packets

Here are summer packets you can use with your students to enhance and enrich. Students that return finished packets to their next year's teacher, they will be recognized for thier efforts.
End of Kindergarten Packet
End of 1st Grade Packet
End of 2nd Grade Packet
End of 3rd Grade Packet
End of 4th Grade Packet
End of 5th Grade Packet
End of Middle School Packet

Want to experience the online ISTEP+?

Please visit to experience the online ISTEP+ our students will be taking April 30th - May 11th.

Comments and Suggestions

At Discovery, we are always seeking feedback to confirm efforts that make a difference in your experience at Discovery and seek ways to improve. If you would like to offer feedback, please use the attached form and place in the Comments/Suggestions box by the main office. In addition, we would like to use some quotes from current families to share with prospective Discovery families. If you give permission for your comments to be used, please sign on the appropriate space. Finally, please know that you are always welcome to contact your child's teacher and myself to set up appointments for specific concerns.

School Calendar for 2011-2012

Discovery Wear

Please note the following for Discovery school uniforms:
1. There is a NEW uniform policy (attached) that will be in effect for the 2012-2013 school year. Only shirts and sweatshirts with a Discovery logo may be worn in class.
2. Orders are now being taken through June 8th for pickup at registration on July 25th and 26th. Please turn in your order forms (attached) and payment to the school office.
3. The next uniform order will not be until the start of the 2012-2013 school year, with delivery during the first week of October.
4. Checks or money orders only; no cash.
5. No refunds, exchanges or returns.

Click for the uniform catalog and the order form.

The Winter Program videos are now available online

Kindergarten performance

First grade performance

Second grade performance

Third grade performance

Fourth grade performance

Fifth grade performance

Sixth grade performance

Dear Discovery Parents,
Please see the attached newsletter and information about student allergy precautions.

2011-2012 Supply Lists

First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade
Sixth/Seventh Grade

Be sure to visit the Parent Advisory Council tab for additional news & events














Discovery Charter School
800 Canonie Drive
Porter, IN 46304
Phone: (219) 983-9800
Fax: (219) 929-5723