LA 4 Program
LA 4 Program located at Discovery (2504 Maine Avenue) provides economically disadvantaged children with early childhood education. Priority is given to students from economically disadvantaged families. Each classroom has a certified teacher and a co-teacher with 20 students per class.
The application process and the LA 4 lottery is completed through Jefferson Parish; Discovery is not able to assist with this application process or accept applications for LA4. Discovery LA 4 students are able to advance to Kindergarten without entering our lottery process. To learn more about applying to the LA 4 program, visit the Jefferson Parish Public Schools Systems pre-kindergarten website.
Kindergarten classes are located at the Rivertown campus - 415 Williams Blvd. Kenner, LA 70062
Discovery Kindergarten curriculum is developed using the latest research in child development and creates teaching strategies to meet student's individual needs. Assessments are used to monitor progress and create intervention strategies when needed. Health and sciences are integrated throughout the curriculum, providing the groundwork for life long learners and design thinking investigations. Educational software and curriculum materials are available to help students advance in reading, math and science. Every classroom has interactive Smart Boards and 8 iPads. Each classroom has a certified teacher and a co-teacher with 25 students per class.