Programs & Activities

Programs & Activities

Parent Involvement

Parent Involvement Policy PDF Document

Parent/Teacher Council (PTC)

Discovery has a very active PTC (Parent/Teacher Council) that supports many activities here at Discovery such as:

  • Fundraising
  • Discovery Carnival
  • Field Trips (Supporting Kentwood Public Schools Curriculum)
  • Annual Father/Daughter Dance
  • Annual Mother/Son Night
  • Grandparents Day
  • Mileage Spring Running/Walking Club
  • Popcorn Day

Other Activities and Programs at Discovery include:

  • Discovery Elementary houses the district PEAKS program (Parents, Educators, and Kids = Success) which offers an option for academically talented students who prefer an alternative to the traditional learning environment.
  • ARCH after school program
  • PBIS (Positive Behavior Incentive System)
  • Jump Rope for Heart 
  • Annual Talent Show
  • Discovery Field Day and Picnic
  • District-Wide Fifth Grade Track and Field Competition
  • Discovery Science Club
  • Student Council
  • March is Reading Month
  • IMPACT Program to support Gifted & Talented
  • Odyssey of the Mind program for students in grades 3 -5
  • Junior Achievement
  • Mobile Dentist Visits
  • Lego Robotics Club
  • Playground Mentors

Information regarding any of these programs and activities may be readily obtained from the school.