What is bullying? Bullying is described as a behavior that: is intended to cause distress or harm, involves an imbalance of power or strength between the aggressor and the target, and generally occurs repeatedly over time. There is a line that is crossed when something goes from teasing to bullying and it’s important to recognize…

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The History of a Building is the History of a Community When it was built in 1903, the architectural masterpiece which currently houses Discovery Academy was a chapel. The chapel was the heart of the local community. While a great deal has changed since its original construction, fostering a strong community is at the heart…

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Discovery Academy Talent Show Last Friday, I was invited to the ivy-covered halls of Discovery Academy to observe a student Talent Show. Because I had not attended a high school Talent Show since my own high school days decades ago, I had no idea what to expect. Good Music and Good Will The auditorium at…

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Honors Program Students Give Others a Hand-up No student leaves the Discovery Academy Honors Program without leaving behind something that helps the remaining students to reach new heights. Honors program students represent the highest level of achievement at Discovery Academy (DA). These students have the opportunity to demonstrate they have made genuine changes. By completing…

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