Fast Facts

The Discovery School is fully accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS), the Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC), and the American Montessori Society (AMS). We are an International Baccalaureate (IBO) World School for the Primary Years Programme.

We are an AltSchool Partner School - one of only 3 in Florida and one of only 17 in the counrty. We are a proud education partner with White Oak Conservation Center (WO) and members of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the American Montessori Society (AMS), and the Non-Profit Center of Northeast Florida.

Students

  • 207 Students
  • 1:6 Faculty-to-student Toddler ratio; 1:10 Faculty-to-student Primary and Elementary ratio
  • 17% Students of Color
  • 7% Children of Faculty and Staff

Faculty & Staff

  • 37 Total Faculty and Staff
  • 7 Administrators, 16 Lead Teachers, 10 Associate Teachers, 6 Enrichment Teachers
  • 40% Faculty hold advanced degrees
  • 10 Average number of years of teaching experience

Financial

  • $ 3.0 million current operating budget
  • 13% awarded need-based financial aid
  • 2017-2018 Annual Fund:
    • $160,000 raised
    • 100% staff, board, and parent participation