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Discovery School

6701 Smithfield Road
North Richland Hills, TX 76182

(817) 281-2669


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Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based

From the Director:

Discovery School learning environment encourages active, hands-on learning. Discovery School uses High/Scope's Growing Readers Early Literacy Curriculum, Numbers Plus Preschool Mathematics Curriculum and Handwriting Without Tears.

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Discovery School's objective is to provide positive "hands-on" learning experiences that foster spiritual, intellectual, social and physical development in preschool children. "

A Typical Day

Children have a balance of child-directed and teacher-directed activities which focus on the children meeting or exceeding the guidelines as established by the Texas Education Agency. Children attend Creative Movement classes each day and Spanish classes once a week. Bible is taught each day and school-wide chapel meets monthly.

Home-School Connection

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Fundraise
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school