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Discovery Elementary School
5241 North 36th Street
Arlington, VA 22207

Dr. Erin Russo, Principal

School Hours: 9:00 AM – 3:41 PM
Summer Hours (July & August): 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Main Office: 703-228-2685
Registration: 703-228-2689 /  Email Ms. Amores
Attendance: 703-228-2789 /
Clinic: 703-228-2695
Extended Day: 703-228-2699

Parent News

Each week, the leadership team updates Parent News, which brings you current information from your Discovery team. View the current edition of Parent News now, and be sure to visit each week. You can get notifications when Parent News comes out, as well as other major alerts, by signing up for School Messenger.

School Messenger

Parents are automatically enrolled in APS School Messenger when they register, so long as they have provided the school with a valid email address. To confirm your contact information or to add additional email addresses, visit ParentVUE in the Family Access Center.


Follow @DiscoveryAPS for updates from Discovery Elementary School on Twitter. You can also see all Discovery-related Twitter news.


APS provides PeachJar, an electronic flyer delivery system, to send home various school information. Click here to visit PeachJar.



Discovery APS

RT @ARLnowDOTcom: Nonprofit hails Arlington's net-zero energy schools: "I hope school districts around the country can learn from Arlington…
Published September 23, 21 6:58AM

Discovery APS

The network and phone system outage from yesterday has been resolved. All systems are go at the Disco for Thursday, September 23, as of 8:30 AM.
Published September 23, 21 5:27AM

Discovery APS

All internet and phone services at Discovery are currently offline due to the storm. We will keep you posted.
Published September 22, 21 12:36PM