Discovery School

The Discovery School is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State (Office of Overseas Schools), and is a non-profit organization dedicated to preparing students for effective participation in an increasingly global world.  The school employs a bilingual dual-language immersion model with transitional supports and the primary language of instruction is English.

Name:

Discovery School

Location Category:

Central America

Country:

Honduras

Address:

Zona el Molinón
Anillo Periférico
Tegucigalpa
Honduras

Enrollment:

245 Students Nursery-12

Curriculum:

Advanced Placement (AP), United States, Honduran Bachillerato

Faculty:

40 faculty members, including 29 host-country nationals, and 11 U.S. citizens

School Year:

August – June

Year Founded:

1994

Average Class Size:

Elementary: 13, Secondary: 14

Sports:

Basketball, Soccer, Swimming, Track & Field, Volleyball

Clubs:

Community Service, Math Olympics

Campus Information:

City (or closest city): Tegucigalpa, Location Type: Urban, Campus Size (hectares): 3, No of Buildings: 10, No of Campuses: 1, No of Classrooms: 34, No of volumes in Library: 8, 000, No of computer labs: 2, No of instructional computers: 70

Physical Facilities:

Cafeteria(s): 1, Covered play area(s): 1, Gymnasium(s): 1, Infirmary(ies): 1, Playing field(s): 2, Science lab(s): 2, Air Conditioning: Yes