About Us

Image of a one-level school house with bell tower, surrounded by trees. School is painted sea-foam green with white trim and white picket fence. A wooden sign out front reads "Discovery Developmental Center"

Discovery Developmental Center is a private, non-profit 501(c)3 child care and early learning center in Kalispell, Montana. Founded in 1992 by two pediatric therapists who believed in the value of inclusive environments, Discovery continues to offer an environment where ALL children can thrive. Our current facility was designed and built with the needs of young children and families in mind, ensuring an outstanding environment for care and learning. Discovery is STAR 5 provider in the MT STARS to Quality program and has been accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) since 2001. DDC is one of 9 centers in the whole state of Montana that has achieved NAEYC accreditation, and the only one in the Flathead Valley!