Art

I am so excited about the new school year! Often, during summer vacation, I indulge my personal creative pursuits with fabrics and paint. I also have time for my second indulgence, searching and reading art-related articles on the internet. This time of...

Exceptional Children

“Helping Exceptional Children Reach Their Potential in the Least Restrictive Environment” At Mountain Discovery, we strive to create an environment that celebrates inclusion and diversity and that allows each child to discover their own unique potential....

Middle School

Preparing to Navigate Our Changing World Middle school at MDCS is a very intentional progression designed to prepare our students for the challenges they will meet in high school and beyond. Our students become very accustomed to changing classrooms, registering for...

Fifth Grade

“The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.” -Arthur C. Clarke The fifth grade is an important transition year as students move from elementary to middle school. They are leaving one identity and growing...

Fourth Grade

Increased Responsibility What a wonderful year fourth grade is. The foundation for many life skills can be introduced in fourth grade as students take on more responsibility for their own learning and behavior. They began to look at time management skills and how to...

Third Grade

The Adventure of a Lifetime Third grade is filled with many new and exciting adventures, all designed to heighten the student’s awareness of the world around them. The expeditions, based on the NC Standards and Course of Study, provide an opportunity for students to...

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