Welcome to Discovery Elementary

Cooperate, Collaborate, Contribute, Celebrate, and Care. These five "C's are infused throughout Discovery Elementary, where students build character and find meaningful learning opportunities that help them consistently perform above state averages. Multi-age instruction at Discovery emphasizes personalized learning, and looping allows students to form long-term, positive relationships with teachers. Discovery Elementary serves 250 students in a welcoming, small-school environment.

Our Mission:
We provide community connections and a focus on social, emotional, and intellectual development in a multiage setting that gives our students authentic learning opportunities using creativity and critical thinking to prepare them for a changing world.

"Together We're Better!"

 

Student Accident Insurance and Family Health Insurance
Wednesday Jul 5, 17

Student Accident Insurance and Family Health Insurance

Find out how you can purchase affordable health and accident coverage.

DES Enjoy Lunch Program
Wednesday Jun 14, 17

DES Enjoy Lunch Program

DES Students enjoy the colorful array of foods from our lunch buffet. You are always welcome to join your child for lunch!

Family Fun Night
Wednesday Jun 14, 17

Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night November 2017

Family Fun Night is Friday, November 3rd, from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at the Discovery Elementary School. This is a community-wide event(all families are welcome to attend)sponsored by Discovery Elementary School and parents to promote family time.

Discovery Elementary Kindergarten Lottery 2018
Wednesday Jun 14, 17

Discovery Elementary Kindergarten Lottery 2018

Discovery Elementary School's(DES)Kindergarten Registration Lottery is scheduled for Tuesday, February 6th, at 2:30 p.m.

If your child is registered in the Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose school district and his/her birth date indicates eligiblity to start kindergarten in September 2018, you will receive a mailing of information regarding the DES Kindergarten Lottery. Information and application forms will be mailed out early in January. Applications, for DES kindergarten, are due back to the DES office by Thursday, February 1st, 2018.  If you need more information please call the DES Office 763-682-8400.

MCA Test Schedule 2017-18
Wednesday Jun 14, 17

MCA Test Schedule 2017-18

Please see schedule of test days

MCA Testing begins April 17th

Discovery Elementary Alumni
Wednesday Jun 14, 17

Discovery Elementary Alumni

Discovery Elementary Alumni were invited back to sing "Stand Together" by Jim Papoulis.

DES Open House & Ice Cream Social
Wednesday Jun 14, 17

DES Open House & Ice Cream Social

DES Open House Tuesday, August 29th  5:00- 7:00

Ice Cream Social Tuesday, August 29th, 5:00-6:30 Read more!