Our Mission & Vision

Curiosity – Community – Compassion – Courage – Craftsmanship


The mission of​ Explore! C​ommunity​ S​chool​ ​is to foster the independence, critical thinking, and creativity of a diverse community of learners so they are fully prepared to become confident, responsible leaders who change the world.


E​xplore​! Community S​chool​ ​provides​ ​a​ ​challenging​ ​education​ ​in​ ​a​ ​joyful​ ​and​ ​supportive​ ​environment​. D​aily​, students​ ​engage​ ​in​ ​meaningful​ ​project​-​based​ ​learning​ ​that​ ​ensures​ ​they​ ​master​ ​core​ ​academic​ ​content​ ​while developing​ ​the​ ​character​ ​and​ ​social​ ​skills​ ​that​ ​will​ ​equip​ ​them​ ​to​ ​become​ ​innovative​ ​leaders​. Led​ ​by​ ​an extraordinary​ ​group​ ​of​ ​loving​ ​and​ ​supportive​ ​teachers​, E​xplore​! students​ ​are​ ​demonstrating​ ​the​ ​highest​ ​levels of​ ​academic​ ​achievement​, ​character​ ​growth​, ​confidence​, ​creativity​, ​and​ ​care​ ​for​ ​themselves​ ​and​ ​their​ ​community​. E​very​ ​day​ ​at​ Explore​!, ​we​ ​work​ ​to​ ​embrace​ ​the​ ​diversity​ ​that​ ​surrounds​ ​us​ ​and​ ​grow​ ​together​ ​through curiosity​, ​reflection​, ​and​ ​collaboration​ ​to​ ​ensure​ ​our​ ​students​ ​are​ ​known​, ​supported​, ​healthy​, ​happy​, challenged​, ​and​ ​fully​ ​prepared​ ​for​ ​college​ ​and​ ​beyond​.

Foundational Beliefs

 As we work towards our mission, we are guided by three foundational beliefs: