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Discovery Middle School

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
November 11, 2016
Brooke Jahnke and Lauren Heseltine make tie blankets to donate to police and fire stations to give to people in times of emergency. Community members will be able to make tie blankets and more at First Lutheran Church's Service Blast on Wednesday, Nov. 16. (Contributed)
Ready your hands for community-wide Service Blast on Nov. 16
November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 5, 2016
Discovery Middle School to hold conferences
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
September 22, 2016
Area fourth and fifth graders compete in elementary run
September 22, 2016 - 12:02pm
August 24, 2016
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
May 18, 2016
Eighth graders Ashley Andres and Kara Burrows construct a scarecrow for the garden at the Douglas County Historical Society. (Photos by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
Day of Caring
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
April 8, 2016
The Alexandria Area High School Jazz I will perform in the spring jazz concert on Monday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. at Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) Performing Arts Center. (Contributed photos)
Concert adds jazzy flair to spring season
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
Eighth grader Taylor Sayre of Discovery Middle School in Alexandria created the winning logo for this year’s Day of Caring to be held May 13. (Contributed photo)
Day of Caring sends students to help others
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
The Discovery Middle School Geography Bee participants include (left to right) Zach Kent; Lucas Bitzan; David Fleming; Christian Fleming, third place; Avery Granning, second place; Peter Sansted; Wyatt Odland, first place; Amanda Bittmann; Myles Sansted and Meg Shercliffe. (Contributed)
Odland clinches first at Geography Bee
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
November 20, 2015
Drama/comedy is Discovery's next theater production
November 20, 2015 - 12:00am
October 9, 2015
Jazz it up with Belle Amour
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am