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First bell rings 7:45 am -- Tardy bell rings at 7:50

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Home of the Dragons!

Early Release Wednesdays will start Wednesday, September 4th.


Attendance Counts! One thing that will help our school achieve academic excellence is by making an effort to have students at school every day.  Please help Discovery be the top school in the state by supporting student attendance as a priority....this will have the greatest impact on student learning. 

September attendance class winner is Mrs. Friess' class with 98% attendance they got to enjoy fro-yo and an extra recess.  October attendance incentive will be donuts and Reed's Dairy Chocolate Milk! 

Wednesday, October 2 International Walk to School Day

Thursday, October 3 grades 4-6 trip to West Yellowstone

Parent Teacher Conference Tuesday, October 8 & October 10

Thursday, October 10 2nd grade field trip Adventure Orthodontics

Thursday, October 17 Great Idaho Shake Out @ 10:17 (earthquake drill)

Friday, October 25 Fall Carnival 6-8 PM

Monday, October 28- Friday, November 1 Red Ribbon Week

Tuesday, October 29 Picture Retakes

Thursday, October 31 Halloween Parade 8:30 am

Reminder with the colder weather approaching, it is important that students are dressed appropriately.  Please make sure your student comes to school with a jacket/coat. 


We might not have ALL the great teachers.....

But all the teacher we HAVE are great!!






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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