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Discovery Middle School

October 10, 2017
Discovery Middle School conferences start Thursday
October 10, 2017 - 3:54pm
October 2, 2017
Lily Farrell (left) talks to her mother, Lacey Farrell (right), about how she felt when she was allegedly asked to change her clothes three days in a row at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)play button
Alexandria student seeks to change schools over dress code confusion (w/video)
October 2, 2017 - 2:20pm
August 23, 2017
Discovery school open house Aug. 30
August 23, 2017 - 6:33am
August 2, 2017
Science teacher Morgan Olson was hired this summer as Woodland Elementary School's first garden manager. (Karen Tolkkinen|Echo Press)
School district's first gardener growing into the job
August 2, 2017 - 1:49pm
June 30, 2017
Assistant principal named at Discovery
June 30, 2017 - 2:30pm
May 22, 2017
Eric Bjurman
Bjurman resigns from assistant principal
May 22, 2017 - 4:38pm
Trenton Tuey, a sixth-grader at Discovery Middle School, helps manage and organize The Shelf, the school's food shelf. (Contributed)
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
May 22, 2017 - 7:59am
May 11, 2017
Dylan Nelson, an eighth-grade student at Discovery Middle School, puts together a computer he worked on. Nelson is one of eight students on the school's Genius Team. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Young 'Geniuses' keep computers running for Discovery Middle School
May 11, 2017 - 4:00am
April 5, 2017
Students and staff at Discovery Middle School react as School Resource Officer Darcie Zirbes gets a pie in her face Friday.  (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Paying up for pie-in-the-face fundraiser
April 5, 2017 - 4:23pm
March 31, 2017
The cast and crew of the Discovery Middle School theater department's spring play, "Whodonut," pose for a photo in the auditorium. The show will be Friday, March 31, at 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 1, at 1 and 4 p.m. (Contributed)
Find out 'whodonut' in Discovery Middle School spring play
March 31, 2017 - 9:00am
March 15, 2017
Students from Discovery Middle School who attended the regional Mathcounts competition include (left to right) Ethan Johnson, Jacob Tiegen, Zach Kent and Bryant Johnson. They stand with their advisor, Denise Murken. (Contributed)
Discovery Middle School Mathcounts takes first at regionals
March 15, 2017 - 8:00am
February 10, 2017
Middle schoolers attend choir festival in North Dakota
February 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 8, 2017
At the recent Discovery Middle School spelling bee, Alexus Klimek (left), sixth grade, was the runner-up, and Dekker Olson, seventh grade, was the champion. (Contributed)
Dekker Olson advances to regions at DMS spelling bee
February 8, 2017 - 9:00am
January 25, 2017
(Left to right) Isaac Carns, Peter Sansted, Wyatt Odland, Lucas Bitzan, Preston Peterson, Zachary Kent, Ru Zhong and Christian Fleming qualified to compete in Discovery Middle School’s recent Geography Bee. Bitzan placed first. (Contributed)
Nine students compete in Geography Bee
January 25, 2017 - 7:00am
December 21, 2016
Madison Houghtaling and Slade Ritter, both 6th graders, utilize the rolling trays in the middle school’s new media center. The design aims to give students choices about the environment they’d like to learn in. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
A middle school metamorphosis
December 21, 2016 - 6:00am