welcome to discovery programs

An Upper West Side treasure offering children’s gymnastics, dance, preschool, sports, karate, music, art, early childhood classes, for NYC kids for over forty years. Discovery is dedicated to providing creative, nurturing and meaningful experiences that allow children to grow as active learners while engaging the entire family. Sign up today and experience for yourself our great teachers and inspirational programs that generations of families have loved and remember.
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call us 212.749.8717 visit us: 251 West 100th Street at West End Avenue New York, NY 10025

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Parkour for Kids

For children who want something a little different than what traditional team sports and martial arts have to offer, Parkour for Kids at Discovery Programs is the way to go!

bring on the boys!

Gym for Boys - kids gym class at Discovery Programs
Discovery is not just for girls! Gymnastics, sports and gym, and junior sports.

what parents say

“Discovery is like a breath of fresh air in the city! You just attract nice, down to earth people.”

“We’ve visited a lot programs, but your program has the most loving teachers! Everywhere else they tell us how much the kids will know when they leave, but you talk about learning to trust yourself, feeling secure, and having fun! That’s what we want.“

“She had a terrible separation experience and I was so nervous. But she did great here. You guys know what you’re doing!”

“The Discovery Almost on My Own pre-school program has been so much more than a ‘school’ for our daughter. We’ve felt welcomed into a family.”

“Baby Gym is a great, great program!! The instructors go out of their way to make each minute a positive experience. They really make it special.”

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meet our faculty and staff

discovery faculty staff

Semester dates

Current semester:   Summer 6 weeks begins June 17th


news

the spark

  • 2018-2019 Recap!

    We had such a great year! Here are some of the highlights: We celebrated Sensei Karin's accomplishment of promoting another student, Eli, to Junior Black Belt..

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  • USAIGC NY State Championships!

    On May 4th and 5th, our Copper 1, Copper 2, and Bronze Gymnastics Teams participated in the New York State Championships! We asked Coach Mary Cain..

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