Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
Wednesday (Early Release)
For absences due to illness or appointments, contact Deb Alberts at
425-837-4100 or by emailRemember to include in your message the name of your eagle, their teacher, & the reason for the absence.
To request an absence for any other reason i.e. family vacation, fill out the appropriate form below and turn it into the office. Please note that these forms must be submitted at least one week prior to the start of your student's absence.
1-20 Day Absence Pre-Approval Form
20+ Days Absence Pre-Approval Form
Attendance Secretary: Deb Alberts(425) firstname.lastname@example.orgPrincipal's Secretary: Jane Cristallo(425) email@example.com
Health Room: Kathy Feuerberg(425) firstname.lastname@example.org
Nurse: Linda Okamoto(425) email@example.com
Counselor: Denise Darnell(425) firstname.lastname@example.org Psychologist: Krista Berwald(425) email@example.com
For classroom websites and teacher contacts click on the yellow Staff link above.
Bullying ResourcesDiscovery Library Health RoomLunch InformationPay Online
Check out Discovery's Google Calendar, Discovery's PTSA Calendar & the Issaquah School District Calendar for events too!
Discovery Eagles are working together to make our school and world a better place by being kind, safe, and responsible! You can learn more about PBSES in Issaquah School District here.
Discovery is proud of the work we are doing to be GREEN! Check out our Green Team's website for current information on how our students & staff are working together to reduce, reuse, recycle, & rethink for a better planet!
Taking Care of BusinessAugust 28th9:00am - 3:00pmMeet Your TeacherSeptember 5thKindergarten - 2nd grade, 9:00 - 10:00am3rd - 5th grade, 10:15 - 11:15am
Discovery is excited to welcome the following new and returning staff members for the coming school year! Your patience is appreciated as we get their websites and contact information updated on our Staff page.
Dina Alatorre, LRC II and ECE teacherBrelynn Boyce, 1st grade teacherMegan Takayoshi, 2nd grade teacherKenlee Ducoing, 2nd grade teacherStephanie Hoffman, 3rd grade teacherMegan Leonard, 3rd grade teacherGwen Beck, 5th grade teacherSamantha Simmons, 5th grade teacher Natalie Ploetz, PE teacherKayte Ambrozich, Music teacherKristen Berwald, PsychologistKelsey Face, Speech Language PathologistLinda Okamoto, School Nurse
From the State Superintendent of Public Instruction:
Congratulations! Discovery Elementary is receiving the 2016 Washington Achievement Award.
Washington Achievement Award winners are selected using the Washington State Achievement Index which is based on statewide assessment data for the three previous years. The award is given in seven categories: Overall Excellence, High Progress, English Language Arts Growth, Math Growth, Extended Graduation Rate, English Language Acquisition, and Achievement Gap. Discovery Elementary is being recognized for:
Overall ExcellenceHigh ProgressSpecial Recognition Math GrowthSpecial Recognition ELA GrowthYour staff, students, parents, and community can take pride in joining this distinguished group.