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Discovery High School Quiz Bowl Team Needs Your Help
Attention! Help the Discovery High School Quiz Bowl Attend National Championship in Chicago. Click on the DonorsChoose Link Below to submit your donation and to learn more. There are only 25 days left for you to do your part in helping our students compete in the National Quiz Bowl Championship.
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Discovery High School Senior Geoffrey McGee National Merit Scholarship Finalist
Congratulations Geoffrey for being named a National Merit Scholarship Finalist for 2014. Geoffrey will now move into the final competition for this prestigious scholarship program.
Discovery High School Applications for 2014-2015 School Year
Discovery High School's Application Deadline is March 14, 2014. We will accept no more applications after that date.
Discovery High School is a public school of choice, offering students a unique educational experience that includes:
- A small high school experience. At less that 200 students, our caring staff is able to get to know every one of our students. We offer students a small learning community that is highly supportive and personal.
- Using Technology to Engage in Learning. We at Discovery High School engage our students in using technology to engage in 21st century learning. We have multiple computer labs, laptop cart, and iPads used by students. We also allow students to bring their own laptops, iPads or other devices and access the Internet. We offer students open WIFI access to the Internet.
- Real-Life Learning Experiences. Discovery High School engages students in projects to solve real-world problems. Students learn academic content through project-based learning.
- Personalized Learning Experience. Discovery High School provides each student with a personalized learning experience.
- College Preparatory Curriculum. All Discovery High School students engage in a rigorous curriculum and graduate meeting the minimum admission's requirements for the North Carolina University system. We strive to make sure all of our students graduate with college options.
For More Information Download Our Discovery High School Brochure
Discovery High School's Application Process
1. Download a copy of our application. (Discovery High School New Student Application Download ). You may obtain a hard copy of the application at our school office, or check with your school's guidance counselor. Also, download a copy of the teacher recommendation form. (Discovery High School New Student Teacher Recommendation Form Download ). Complete the new student application.
2. Give 3 of the Teacher Recommendations to your eighth grade teachers. At least one needs to go to your eighth grade language arts teacher and your eighth grade math teacher. Have those teachers forward these recommendations in a sealed envelope to Discovery High School.
3. Submit your application to our school office located at: 605 North Ashe Ave. Newton, NC. You may mail it or drop it by our office.
4. We will call and schedule an interview appointment once we receive your completed application.
5. Submit a signed copy of the release form (Discovery High School Release Form) with your application.
For more information regarding Discovery High School, or to schedule a visit or tour, please contact Discovery High School at 828-464-3191, or email Principal John Robinson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discovery High School T-Shirts On Sale Now!
Discovery High School has a limited number of official T-Shirts available for $12.00. Sizes available include: Small, Medium, Large, XL, and XXL. Please stop by the school office to pick up your T-Shirt today.
Check Out Our Discovery High School News Blog
Click on the link below to access our student-produced news and views blog, DHS News.
Discovery High School News and Views Blog