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An Upper West Side treasure offering children’s gymnastics, dance, preschool, sports, karate, music, art, early childhood classes, and day camps 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 will love and remember. call us 212.749.8717 visit us: 251 West 100th Street at West End Avenue New York, NY 10025

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bring on the boys!

programs just for boys
Discovery is not just for girls! Dance, gymnastics, sports and gym, and junior sports. read more

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. “

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meet our faculty and staff

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  • Halloween Playpark & Baby Social Oct 31

    Get excited to celebrate Halloween with Discovery Programs during two special PlayPark events on Friday, October 31st at 9:15am, 11:15am and 1:15pm. All children under 4 (and their…

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  • Parkour for Kids (ages 7 – 11)

    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…

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  • Fall 2014 Registration Now Open!

    Registration for Fall 2014 and Winter/Spring 2015 has begun. You may begin registration for all classes online by downloading a registration form. Please note that you are not…

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