Explore Academy ABQ
5100 Masthead NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
The Explore Learning Model
Innovative and creative as never before seen in education, the Explore Learning Model reinvents the entire learning process. For more information about the Explore Academy experience, visit the home page.
History of the Explore Academy - Albuquerque
Explore Academy first opened its doors as a state-authorized charter school in August 2014. Founded by Justin Baiardo, the school uses the innovative Explore Learning model, an educational model based on choice that promotes student growth and responsibility while providing an individualized educational path for each student.
Explore Academy has earned a NMPED A rating, becoming one of the highest performing schools in New Mexico. Explore Academy has achieved the highest rate of student academic growth in English and mathematics of all high schools, public and charter schools, in the state of New Mexico.
Coming on Campus?
Before entering, you MUST check in-
School: EXPLORE ACADEMY
General Info: @EAABQNEWS
Bus Info: @EAABQBUS
Email here for the password
Phone - 505-750-1672
EXPLORE WITH US
2021-22 School Year (Gr 6-12)
LETTER OF INTEREST
Explore Academy Elementary (Gr K-5)
We will be holding monthly meetings for families interested in enrolling. See the introductory video above for information about the Explore program.
Check back for
the specific date or apply (above)
and join our email list.
By applying, families enter their student
into the lottery, which will take place
in April, 2021
Student Classroom Page - Code: gwjklk
Need Tutoring? Email our flex staff here!
Click above to learn about how to register,
apparel, credit analysis, discipline, and
other important topics!
MIDDLE SCHOOL (Gr 6-7)
Second Tuesday of Each Month
5:30 pm via Zoom
for the duration of the pandemic
January 12th, 2021 - Agenda
PUBLIC RECORDS ACCESS
To request any public records pertaining to
Explore Academy, please email us.
Use "Public Records Request" as the subject
List the specific information you need
in the body of the email
National School Lunch Program Announcement!
Explore Academy is offering Seamless Meals
All our students eat for free!
Check the Sunday Howl in the Parent Portal
(above) for ordering link, then:
1. Place order weekly by Thursday
2. Pick up* meals for the week each Monday!
*Live too far to pick up? We were told that APS
and RRPS are also offering Seamless Meals
(sometimes for any child 1-18 years old),
so contact the school site closest to you!
Coronavirus and School Year 2020-21
Explore Academy is dedicated to keeping our students and families healthy and safe.
We are using an online model for
fall 2020, but we will update you as we receive updated guidance/mandates
from the State and PED.
We do not anticipate returning in person
in any way, including hybrid, until
Term 5 (January 2021) at the earliest
Our top priority is the health and safety of our Explore community. For guidance and assistance with online and hybrid learning, guides are posted in the Parent Portal.