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​​North Dayton School of Discovery is a free public charter school serving kindergarten through 8th grade. Our exceptional education means seats are filling fast, so apply today​!

Why North Dayton School of Discovery?

Founded on academic excellence, moral focus, parental partnership, and student responsibility, North Dayton School of Discovery is a school like no other – one that can lead to a lifetime of success. We set high standards, make expectations clear, and provide a safe and emotionally secure learning environment. In addition, we focus on real-world skills, problem solving, and how to be a good citizen. Our exceptional teachers meet students at their ability level and challenge them to go beyond. Our students also draft a social contract that reinforces their commitment to their school, their teacher, and each other.

"I like the personalized attention that my child is receiving. There has been a team effort so to speak to help her achieve her academic and behavioral goals." - North Dayton School of Discovery Parent
Top Reasons Parents Send Their Children To Our School: *
1 School safety is a top priority.
2 Children receive individual attention and instruction.
3 The curriculum provides moral focus as well as academics.
* Based on actual 2013 surveys administered to parents of kids who were returning to North Dayton School of Discovery

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NDSD Participates in the 2015 African-American Family Fun Wellness Walk
Jun 13, 2015 9:00AM - 12:00PM@Five Rivers MetroParks Riverscape - downtown

Look for the North Dayton School of Discovery (NDSD) Eagles as one of the top exhibitors at the 2015 African-American Family Fun Wellness Walk downtown at Riverscape Metropark. We will have an information/refreshment and gift table with all of the latest and greatest on one of the highest academically rated K-8 schools in Dayton. With limited seats still available stop by our table and our very friendly Student Recruitment Specialist Jim Pierce will help you one-on-one to get all squared away securing for your students "a private school education without any of the private school costs". We look forward to seeing you at this outstanding family fun event.

Kindergarten Information Meeting (KIM)
Jun 25, 2015 6:00PM - 7:00PM@North Dayton School of Discovery

If you have a new K student for this fall and you are looking for the best K Program in the area, come out and join us this Thursday night to learn everything about the top ranked K Program at the North Dayton School of Discovery (NDSD). You will receive all of our latest information, one-on-one assistance with our free application and enrollment process, and a tour of our beautiful facilities. We will also have free gifts for the moms and kids, including tote bags, backpacks, pencils, moral focus bracelets, and much more. With free refreshments for everyone, come out and secure your seat for your student in this fall's K Class at NDSD, where you will receive a private school education without any of the private school costs, as you start your student on their path to a great K-8 education that will prepare them for outstanding success in the high school and college of their choice. We look forward to seeing you and helping you in any way we can with your educational needs.

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