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First bell rings 7:45 am -- Tardy bell rings 7:50-- school dismissal  2:20 pm

NO School on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month

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As a reminder there is NO EARLY RELEASE on Wednesdays this year.  There will be NO SCHOOL on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month.  These will be teacher collaboration/planning days.


NO School Monday, January 18th PTC Comp Day/Civil Rights Day

PTC Tuesday, January 19th 5-8pm & Thursday, January 21st 4-7pm check with your teacher for your scheduled conference time.

NO School on Monday, January 25th 4th Monday of the month.

Reminder: Friday, February 5th will be another early release day. There will be NO AM Kindergarten this day, PM students will need to come in the morning on this day, first bell rings at 7:45, tardy bell 7:50 kindergarten releases at 10:42 please plan for this. There will be NO LUNCH BUNCH or TITLE KINDERGARTEN this day.  Students grade 1-6 will be released at 11:35am lunch will be served. 

We will be celebrating Valentine's Day on Friday, February 12th 

Please remember when bringing in treats they must be store bought and individually wrapped. 

Please take a moment and fill out the application for free or reduced lunch

Student drop-off and pick-up reminder:

Please make sure to only using the parking lot if you have business inside of the school. All other drop-offs should happen in the parent loop on the north side of the school. The parent loop will run quick and smooth if we are all pulling forward. Please do not park or leave your car while in the parent loop. 


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Mission:  Working Together - Creating Lifelong Learners


Vision:  Leaders of Innovation -- Preparing All Learners for a Successful Future

Discovery Elementary Daily Schedule

7:25                             Playground Supervision Begins*
7:45                             First bell rings
7:50                            Tardy bell rings
7:50 - 10:42                 A.M. Kindergarten Student Classroom Hours
11:28 - 2:20                 P.M. Kindergarten Student Classroom Hours
7:50 – 2:20                  1st through 6th Grade Classroom Hours
* Please do not allow your children to arrive onto school grounds before playground supervision begins. This is very dangerous for your child.
Breakfast begins at 7:25am and students must enter the school on the north side door and go straight to the cafeteria.
9:35 – 9:45                  A.M. Kindergarten Recess
Lunch Schedule
10:45 – 11:25              1st Grade
11:00 – 11:40              2nd Grade
11:15 – 11:55              3rd Grade
11:30 – 12:20              4th Grade
11:45 – 12:35              5th Grade
11:55 – 12:45              6th Grade
1:00 – 1:20                  1st Grade Recess
1:10 – 1:20               Kindergarten Recess
1:20 – 1:40                2nd and 3rd Grade Recess
2:20                             Dismissal for all Students
Early Release Schedule
Every Wednesday  starting September 5th through May 22nd 
7:50 – 10:02
A.M. Kindergarten Student Classroom Hours
10:42 – 12:54
P.M. Kindergarten Student Classroom Hours
7:50 – 12:54
1st through 6th Grade Classroom Hours




First day of school August, 27, 2018      Last day of school half day May 31,2019

1st trimester Aug. 27- Nov 16    28 days                                         2nd trimester Nov 26- Mar 1  58 days                  3rd trimester Mar 5- May 31 58 days




Contact Info

Home of the DragonsDiscovery Elementary School


2935 N Goldenrod Dr.  Idaho Falls, ID 83401
Phone: 208-552-7711 | Fax: 208-552-7712

After Hours Emergency Maintenance - Darren Forman: 208-227-9662

Ap 5th Annual Honor Role Recipient
2935 N Goldenrod Dr.
Idaho Falls, ID 83401

Fax: 208-552-7712