Lane County’s Premier Private Christian School!

Nature Discovery School serves Preschool through 8th grade students in Eugene, Oregon and surrounding areas. We provide a quality, science-enhanced education for children in a Christian environment. As a private school, we are able to provide individualized attention and personal involvement with all of our students. NDS has a unique integrated teaching style. While providing basic educational needs we also provide a huge emphasis on nature, science and hands on learning. The school’s goal is to work with each child individually on their immediate needs as well as help them meet their maximum learning experience. We realize that children are the future, and the most important job of parents and teachers is to shape the values of our children and open up the world and its’ possibilities to them.

Nature Discovery School Highlights:

  • Science focused curriculum
  • Bible study
  • Rigorous Academics
  • After school science camps
  • On hands learning
  • Music, art & P.E.
  • Small class sizes
  • Affordable tuition
  • Before & after school care offered
  • Strong PTA
Upcoming Events
Spring Open House & Registration Day April 26th 10am-2pm

Nature Discovery School will be having our Spring Open House on April 26th from 10am-2pm. We encourage prospective families to come check out NDS and take this opportunity to view our campus, meet teachers, learn about our science and hands-on focused curriculum and explore the many other activities available. You will also be able to register for the coming school year. Pre-enrollment for current NDS students is open now. For more info please check out our Registration Day Flyer

Enrollment Open For Scholastic Summer Camps

Nature Discovery School is now accepting enrollment for Scholastic Summer Camps. Scholastic Summer Camps are available from June 17th through August 21st. For more info check out ourĀ  Summer Camp Flyer

Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Celebration

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss
We will be celebrating Dr. Seuss’s birthday Friday, February 28th. Please have your student dress up as they’re favorite Dr. Seuss character. Don’t go out and spend money to create your child’s costumes. Do fashion their costume from clothes or items found around the house. Hats and accessories can be created with construction paper or other craft items. Be creative and have fun!

All School Oregon Coast Aquarium Field Trip


Join us on our annual all school field trip to the Oregon Coast Aquarium and The Oregon Hatfield Science Center on January 31st.

“The Oregon Coast Aquarium is a world-class marine educational attraction nestled on beautiful Yaquina Bay in Newport, Oregon. The aquarium is a living classroom for all learning styles and ages.” -aquarium.org

The Oregon Hatfield Marine Science Center’s exhibits feature live marine animals, interactive puzzles and games that demonstrate current marine science research.

Parent chaperones and drivers are needed. Contact your child’s teacher for details.

shepardCelebrate the birth of Jesus at Nature Discovery School’s Christmas Programs. The Programs will take place at the Sonrise Chapel located at 1300 Irvington Dr. The kids have been working hard to prepare a wonderful Christmas show for your viewing pleasure! Check out our events calendar for exact dates and times for your child’s program night.