WENTZVILLE, MO. (KTVI) – Wentzville’s Discovery Ridge elementary school has been named to the list of National School s of Charters. Discovery Ridge Elementary Is one of only 18 schools around the nation to receive this honor. The criteria for being listed as a school of character, is based on schools demonstrating character development in a positive manner, academic excellence, student behavior and the schools climate.
“Discovery Ridge's recognition as a National School of Character celebrates our caring school community,” said Discovery Ridge Principal Laura Bates. “Students are doing very well academically and are developing into citizens who will do the right thing just because it is the right thing to do. Our students' values and leadership skills are going to enable them to be the ones making a positive difference in the future.”