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Welcome to Pathway School of Discovery - Ranked the #8 Charter Middle School in the State!

Pathway School of Discovery was ranked number eight on the Best Charter Middle Schools in Ohio list, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2024 school rankings. We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Pathway we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best. We shape instruction to build on the strengths and abilities of each child and make moral focus lessons part of every school day. Our students not only excel, they thrive.

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Purple Star Award

Pathway Receives Purple Star Award

Pathway was one of the 171 Ohio schools that received a Purple Star designation from the The Ohio Department of Education. A Purple Star school shows a significant commitment to serving students and families connected to our nation’s armed forces. Congratulations, Pathway, on becoming members of the Purple Star Class of 2024 and receiving this esteemed award.

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We Are a Charter School

Are you seeking a "private" school education with the no-cost benefit of a public school? If so, you're in the right place. Pathway School of Discovery is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in Ohio.

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NHA Shines: Stanford Study Shows Our Students Surpass Their Peers by 3.5 Months Each Year

A recent Stanford study shows NHA partner-school students continue to outperform their traditional public school peers. They do so by gaining nearly three-and-a-half months of additional learning. NHA also earned the new “gap busters” designation for outstanding progress in eliminating learning disparities for minority and poverty students.
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What Pathway School of Discovery Parents Are Saying

"What I love the most about Pathway is it feels like a family. You are able to build relationships with the staff and the teachers communicate great! I couldn’t ask for a better place for my child to receive an education. My child will attend Pathway until they graduate."

 - Pathway School of Discovery Parent

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