133 Hoover Dr., Rochester, NY 14615 | 585-342-4032
Discovery provides free breakfast, lunch and
snack to all students.
We have a full-time Nurse on-site for medication
Approach to Learning
based learning model uses expeditions, case
think beyond the classroom!
At Discovery Charter School, we foster a
are CREW” resonates through our school
a weekly Community Circle assembly, attend
regular exhibitions of student work, and have
clubs. At Discovery, each student is nurtured
as their individual interests are discovered.
DCS has a strong integrated arts program.
Students in grades K-6 will have regular
Performing Arts and Visual Arts programming
Physical Education classes for all students
vision focused on student achievement and
continuous improvement. We strive to develop
our students with mindsets and skills for
success in life beyond the classroom.
Discovery employs a Social Worker, Dean of
Students, Behavior Specialist, Mindfulness
Coach, Social Emotional Learning Specialists,
and Academic Intervention Teachers. The
goal at DCS is to work with every student
to overcome any barriers to learning. Direct
services are provided by means such as
education, counseling, health consultation,
and individual assessment. If a formal special
education program is needed, our Student
Services Coordinator will ensure that student
IEP’s/504 plans can be accommodated.
We also have ENL teachers who can
accommodate students needing both core
content area support and English language
Clubs and Activities
All family members of DCS students are
strengthen and build school community
through volunteerism, the coordination
of social and educational events, and
D I S C O V E R Y C H A R T E R S C H O O L ( D C S )
Discovery prepares students to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world through an interdisciplinary program that
School where students engage in active and hands-on learning opportunities to create meaningful experiences and character