Dear Discovery School Families,
Welcome to Discovery Elementary School located in Falcon Courts North on McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey. Discovery School is part of the North Hanover School District, and one of four schools serving the students in grades preschool and kindergarten. Discovery School fulfills the educational needs of the younger students from the community and base housing areas.
Discovery School is divided into two wings with one consisting of kindergarten classes and the other with the preschoolers and some kindergarten classes. Our students receive instruction in Mathematics, Language Arts, Social Sciences, and Character Education. The children receive "specials" once a week in the areas of physical education, library, and music. The children also receive the foreign language Spanish twice a week.
The curriculum at Discovery School is designed to meet the educational goals established District, teaching staff and the parents in accordance with the Common Core Standards, CCSs. Specific focus is placed on Reading, Mathematics, and the Language Arts content areas.
We look forward to meeting you and having you as a partner in your child's educational and social endeavors while they are students at Discovery School. Should you have any questions or concerns feel free to stop by or call the school.
Mr. Robert Scranton