Discovery Middle School in Alexandria will host an orientation session for all incoming 7th graders and for all 8th and 9th graders new to District 206 on Wednesday, August 28.
Seventh grade students with green schedules will meet from 3 to 4 p.m. Seventh grade students with blue schedules and any other students new to Discovery Middle School will meet from 4 to 5 p.m.
Parents are encouraged to participate with their students. Parents and students will meet in the gymnasium first for a brief program and will then proceed to their assigned home bases. Bring schedules to orientation.
Following orientation, there will be an open house for all students in grades 7-9 from 5 to 7 p.m. New students who have gone through orientation may also attend the open house.
The open house enables students and parents to walk through schedules, buy padlocks, access hallway lockers, put money into lunch accounts, register for athletic activities and briefly meet teachers and staff. Refreshments will be available in the cafeteria.
Parents who have questions or need additional information may contact Discovery Middle School from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at (320) 762-7900.
Orientation and Open House
Wednesday, August 28
7th Grade "Green" Orientation: 3 to 4 p.m.
7th Grade "Blue" Orientation: 4 to 5 p.m.
7th-9th Grade Open House: 5 to 7 p.m.