Discovery Academy prepares students to:

  • understand, contribute to, and succeed in a rapidly changing society,
  • develop both the skills and readiness to succeed in the emerging creative economy.
  • generate practical and theoretical knowledge that enables people to better understand our world and improveconditions for local and global communities.

Our vision aligns with shifts in the global economy, society, and environment, which animate our mission and our values:

Discovery uses creativity, innovation, and a desire to challenge our students, both in what and how we teach:

– Social group engagement – Independent learning skills – Problem solving capabilities

Discovery Academy must embrace these principles and innovate to address shifts in the global economy, society, and environment that require individuals to grapple with complex problems, pursue more fluid and flexible career pathways, and collaboratively create change.


As a top academic school, Discovery Academy is accredited by Ontario Ministry of Education. The school MIDENT number is 884964.

This grants Discovery Academy private school to offer Ontario high school courses (credits) towards OSSD. (Ontario Secondary School Diploma). Every accredited university in Canada and abroad will accept Discovery Academy courses.

Discovery Academy is inspected by Ministry of education every two years. Please see our latest report.

Verification of accreditation can be checked via the following link (go down a page and click on xlsx). If you have any questions or concerns regarding an accreditation please send us an email to info@diacademy.ca.

  • 2006
    Dr. Blumin Founded Discovery Academy
  • 2007
    High School program developed
  • 2011
    Middle School Program developed
  • 2013
    Elementary School developed
  • 2014 - 2016
    Top Private School ranking in Richmond Hill