Center for Discovery

FPD’s Center for Discovery is a beyond-the-classroom learning experience with camps and classes in the fall, spring, and summer. All programs are open to the community. Through the Center for Discovery students as well as adults can enjoy multiple opportunities to learn a new hobby or enhance their knowledge in art, academics, and athletics.

New Visitors: Set up an account on Campsite & Register for Classes.

Returning visitors: Log in to your account and register for classes.

View our Winter & Spring 2020 Camps by choosing the links below.


New Spring Camp: Viking Basketball Academy

For girls and boys in 3rd-8th grade

Join Coach Chapman and Coach Kosater for a basketball clinic that will help you with fundamental skills in the game.  These sessions will focus on skill development, starting with ball handling, passing, and shooting.  Come join for a great workout and a chance to improve your basketball skills.  Please notice the different times for boys and girls.

Dates and Times:

    • Boys Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:45 to 4:30
    • Girls Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:45 to 4:30

Cost: $90
Location: MAC Gym
Instructors: Gavin Chapman and Gerry Kosater

Register Online

Done in a Day Classes

Students in 3K – 5th grade are invited to stay until 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays for creative crafts and active fun with the Viking Clubhouse and Viking Crew! Pick and choose when you come. Just $10 per afternoon. More information.

Homeschool Connections

FPD is pleased to introduce Homeschool Connections, a variety of opportunities for engaged learning on FPD’s campus specifically geared toward homeschool families. These opportunities include academic experiences, music programs, school events, and chapels. Get more information.

Private Music Lessons

FPD’s Center for Discovery also offers private instrument lessons through several talented music instructors. Students and adults can take lessons in ukulele, guitar, drums, bass, clarinet and trombone. For more information, contact please contact Elizabeth Leslein, Center for Discovery Program Coordinator, at or call 478.477.6505, ext. 182.

Fall & Spring Before Class Care – 3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

FPD students who are participating in a Center for Discovery class at 3:45 p.m. are invited to participate in a complimentary snack period in the FPD Media Center before their class begins. This care and snack is provided at no additional charge for FPD parents who have students enrolled in a Center for Discovery class that day. Please note – for classes beginning later than 3:45 p.m., parents will need to pick up their student after school or enroll them in FPD’s Extended Day. Before Camp Care is only provided until 3:45 p.m. and only for students who are enrolled in Center for Discovery classes on the day of care.


For questions about the Center for Discovery and its programming, please contact Elizabeth Leslein, Center for Discovery Program Coordinator, at or call 478.477.6505, ext. 182.