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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​!

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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 Proudly Hosts the Trotwood Chamber of Commerce After Hours Networking Event
Jul 09, 2015 5:00PM - 6:30PMat North Dayton School of Discovery

Featuring Director of School Quality, Ms. Gloria McDaniel-Hall from National Heritage Academies, and the nationally recognized new Principal of the North Dayton School of Discovery (NDSD), Mr. Ron Albino, one of the highest academically rated K-8 schools in the area, the North Dayton School of Discovery (NDSD) proudly welcomes the Trotwood Chamber of Commerce After Hours Networking Event for a fun and informative night of entertainment and social interaction with the business, educational and governmental leadership in the community. We invite you to come out and join us while we all enjoy the free food, drinks and all of the activities planned for this important networking opportunity to grow your business and learn more about the Trotwood Chamber, all of the great things going on in the community and one of the best educational institutions in the Dayton/Trotwood area - NDSD - where you can secure a "private school education without any of the private school costs". We hope to see you there. Thank you very much for your support of the Trotwood Chamber and the Trotwood community.

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Enrollment Information Meeting and Open House (Meet our New Principal)
Jul 13, 2015 6:00PM - 7:00PMat North Dayton School of Discovery

Bring the entire family and secure one of the few remaining seats at one of the very best K-8 schools in the area. The North Dayton School of Discovery is pleased to provide a family fun night with free pizza, drinks and cookies, as well as, bookbags for the kids, tote bags for the mom and many other gifts, along with all of the school's latest information for this coming school year. Personal tours of our beautiful facilities and assistance with our application and enrollment process will get your student (s) squared away for the first day of school. RSVP today or just show up and we will help you with all of your family's educational needs and interests.

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