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Mountain Discovery Charter School
890 Jenkins Branch Rd. N,
Bryson City, NC 28713
828-488-1222, Fax 828-488-0526

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From the East:

Take Highway 74 to Bryson City Exit 67. At the end of the exit ramp, head right into town. Go to the second stop light and turn left onto Highway 19W. Continue on Highway 19 approximately a half a mile to the Ingle’s Super Market. Directly past Ingle’s, turn left onto Hughes Branch Road. Follow Hughes Branch Road for eight tenths of a mile and turn right on the asphalt driveway, marked by the Mountain Discovery Charter School sign. (The driveway looks like a private driveway.) Turn right and follow the drive to the top of the hill.

From the West:

Turn left after you take exit 67. Follow the above directions.

Thank you for your interest in MDCS. Please take some time to visit the classroom pages and see what our students are doing. When you arrive at a classroom page, be sure to click on the teacher’s name to learn more about them. A school is only as good as its staff and ours is excellent. The School Overview and the Director’s pages have some good background information on our school and charter schools in general. Be sure to check out the Education Outdoors link to see the unique enrichment opportunities we offer our students. Please do not hesitate to call our school office with any questions you may have.

To learn more about the school and get some guidance on the way we’ve structured the site, visit the director’s page.

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