Entries by Angie Story

5th and 8th Grade Writing Assessments

Happy New Year!  The schedule for the upcoming 5th and 8th grade writing assessments has been established and is as follows: 5th grade – January 30 – February 9, 2012 8th grade – January 13 – Febraury 23, 2012 We strongly encourage attendance for all 5th and 8th grade students when school resumes from Winter […]

School Picture Retakes – Tuesday 12/20/11

Lifetouch Photography will be at both campuses on the morning of December 20, 2011 to retake school pictures.  If your student was absent they will need to take a picture for their student i.d.  Kindergarten students who attend the P.M. session will need to come in the morning for any retakes.  Please check with the […]

Winter Break Schedule

Discovery Charter School Offices will be closed for Winter Break beginning Monday, December 26, 2011 through Friday, January 6th, 2012.  Our offices will reopen on Monday January 9, 2012.  Happy Holidays!

Hands on Learning…Bellagio at Discovery Charter School

The Bellagio will be offering an arts enrichment program designed to support, develop and promote arts in education.  These interactive workshops include a lecture and hands-on art project for our students and will take place on Monday, December 19th and Tuesday, December 20, 2011.  Parents are invited to join us. At our Mesa Vista Campus […]

Holiday Service/Fundraising Opportunity

The Hillpointe Parent Group has organized a service/fundraising opportunity.  You can help gift wrap presents/purchases at the REI Boca Park Store located at 710 S. Rampart Blvd. on November 26, 2011 from 10am-9pm.  Please go to: http://discoveryparentorganization.shutterfly.com/signup#signupSheetTab:tab=83 to sign up for a time slot if you are interested. Funds rasied during this event will be used […]

DCS Mesa Vista Campus Parent Meeting

On Monday, November 7, 2011 nominations for the 2011-2012 Mesa Vista PTA/PTO board members will be held.  The meeting will be taking place in the computer lab at 8:30am.  A nomination committee has been selected and thus far nominations are: President:                David Pinzon Vice President:        Anthony Fotia Secretary:                 Danielle Fiedler Treasurer:                 Liz Kirkby Any other […]

NEW Friday Learning Opportunity – Mojave Family Experience

Beginning Friday November 18, 2011 and running for 4 weeks (not counting Autumn break) Mojave Family Experience is offering a fee based program that takes kids outside to learn about their desert home.  Classes will be held at Hillpointe from 9:30-11:30am and at Mesa Vista from 12:30-2:30pm.  Lessons will include the six S’s of Desert […]

Mark Your Calendars!

There is always much going on at both Campuses of Discovery Charter School!  In an effort to keep everyone in the loop here are some dates/events you’ll want to ensure are on your calendar: Monday 10/24/2011 – Parent Meeting at Mesa Vista Campus @ 8:15am followed by meeting to discuss formation of a parent group.  […]

DCS Tech Trek – Help Support Technology Purchases for Our School!

This year, the inaugural Discovery Charter School Tech Trek will be held on November 10th, 2011 from 12-1pm at our Hillpointe Campus.  The DCS Tech Trek is a family organized, student event that focuses on raising funds to help purchase technology for our school. Similar to a walk-a-thon, students will have an opportunity to gain donations […]