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World War II speaker speaks at DHS

Ute Huckabee

World War II  speaker Ute Huckabee came to Discovery High School recently and spoke to several of the social studies classes about her childhood in Germany before and after World War II. Ute lived in Germany before and during World War II and she experienced firsthand the changes that Hitler incorporated during his time as a leader.  She was able ... Read More »

Discovery adds new Apps to VR experience

Mr. Salva tries Virtual Reality

Discovery High School recently upgraded their VR experience by adding new destinations and new apps to their VR program.  Discovery continues to push the envelope regarding their use of VR and recent upgrades have added even more diversity to their offerings.  Apollo 11 and Stonehenge are new additions along with a new Google Earth application and the Fantastic Contraption app.  Students and ... Read More »

DHS Students Share Knowledge of 3D printing

Two Discovery High Students recently traveled to South Newton to teach the 5th grade classes the basics of 3D printing. Zach Perry and Tanner Abernethy helped set up the 3D printer and instructed the students on the fundamentals of 3D printing and how to use the printer for various school projects.   “These kids are going to grow up using ... Read More »

DHS visits Hart Square

DHS student at Hart Square

On Monday November 23rd, the Juniors at Discovery High School visited Hart Square as part of their US History classes. Hart Square, a local treasure, is described as such: “For over forty years, Dr. Robert Hart, a family physician in Hickory, North Carolina, has rescued and restored Carolina life of the nineteenth century, creating in the rolling countryside of Catawba ... Read More »