The Discovery Prep School of Southern Orange County is a compassionate and rigorous, college-preparatory school (grades 6-12) whose Quest-based Curriculum fosters creativity, collaboration, curiosity, and joy.

The Discovery Prep School of Southern Orange County is a compassionate and rigorous, college-preparatory school (grades 6-12) whose Quest-based Curriculum fosters creativity, collaboration, curiosity, and joy.


The Discovery Learning Experience

The Discovery Learning Experiences are divided into Expeditions and Quests on which we build our school calendar. These experiences offer valuable opportunities to practice Discovery Prep's philosophy of resourcefulness, entrepreneurship, compassion, and service to others. 

 Quest #3: Model United Nations: Students Engaged in a Model UN Conference at Portola High School

Quest #3: Model United Nations: Students Engaged in a Model UN Conference at Portola High School

Preparing students to thrive in a world of their own design.

 

Re-Imagining School

 
  • Quest Based Curriculum

  • Fostering Creativity, Curiosity, Collaboration and Joy

  • Nurturing Confident, Open Minded, Independent Thinkers

  • Cultivating Each Student's Unique and Innate Talents

  • Unfolding Student's Infinite Potential

  • Well Balanced Inquirers for Global Responsibility

Classroom of Nature and Exploring

 
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Designed for the 21st Century

Our next generation curriculum is delivered in a blended, socratic, environment that emphasizes mastery. We strive to provide a contemporary and personalized academic experience at the heart of which lies student interest, passion and relationships.

 

50% 

In 2030 more than 50% of the population in America will be self-employed. Will your child be prepared? Our graduates will be!

 

Contemporary Arts Program at Los Rios School of Performing Arts

 

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Low Stress Equals High Achievement

"Poised for Greatness" Practical methods for increasing IQ, developing inner awareness and full potential.

 

Global Responsibility

Service Projects give our Discovery Prep students greater awareness of our global family. A beautiful day working with our friends at Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.