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Lunch Order

Course Catalog

2023-24
K-5 . 6-7 . 8-12. Maj

Calendar 2023-24

K-5 . 6-12

Bell Schedule

2023-24

Bus Routes
2023-24

School Store
AIU . FD . HRO

FAQs

Grades Served: K-12

School Size: 1500 students

Class Size: 16:1

Addresses

5100 Masthead NE (K-5)

6600 Gulton Ct NE (6-12)

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Phone

(505) 437-3800 (K-5)

(505) 305-5300 (6-12)
 

Fax

(505) 437-3838 (K-5)

(505) 856-8519 (6-12)

Contacts

The Explore Academy Educational Model

Innovative and creative as never before seen in education, the Explore Academy Educational Model reinvents the entire learning process. For more information about the Explore Academy experience, visit the about 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 Educational model, a learning model based on choice that promotes student growth and responsibility while providing an individualized educational path for each student.

Academic Performance

Explore Academy has earned a NMPED Spotlight School 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.

 

School Administration

Justin Baiardo, Founder and Head Administrator

Lead Principals

Lisa Hughes (Gr K-5) - Jacob Kolander (Gr 6-12)

Assistant Principals

Sabrina Garcia (Gr K-5) - Anthony Branch (Gr 6-12) - Sonia Carrillo (Gr 6-12)

CURRENT STUDENTS

 

PowerSchool Student Login

School Maps *COMING SOON*

Student Handbook 2023-2024

Urgent Apparel Orders (Amazon.com)

Need Tutoring? Email our flex staff here!

 

STUDENT SCHEDULING LINKS

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Gr K-5)

Flavor Selection

MIDDLE SCHOOL (Gr 6-7)

Q1 . Q2 . Q3 . Q4

FRESHMEN (Gr 8, Transfer 9)

T1 . T2 . T3 . T4 

HIGH SCHOOL

(All 8th-12th Graders)

Schedule Matrix (2023-24)

T1 . T2 . T3 . T4 . T5 . T6 . T7 . T8

Current Open Sections

GRADE 8-12 ORIENTATION VIDEOS

Click above to learn about how to register,

apparel, credit analysis, discipline, and

other important topics!

For any issues with student account logins, please enter a Tech Support ticket here.

SCHOOL NEWS

 

Schedule a School Tour! (6-12 Campus)

Refer a Friend to Explore Academy!

Referral Tiers

Back to School Guide (2023-24) *NEW*

Weekly Newsletters

Wolf Pup Post (Gr K-5)

Weekly Howl (Gr 6-12)

Principal Office Hours:

K-5: Tuesdays 9-10 AM . Make an Appt

6-12: Tuesdays 10-11 AM . Make an Appt

Financial Hardship Support Form

To learn how to view grades and attendance in PowerSchool, please click and watch this four-minute video.

Remind App Information

School: EXPLORE ACADEMY

General Info: @EAABQNEWS

Bus Info: @EAABQBUS

Activities: @EAABQACT

Lunch: @EALUNCH

EXPLORE WITH US

ENROLLMENT APPLICATION
2024-25 School Year

APPLICATION INFORMATION

The current application for 2023-24 is closed.

The application for 2024-25 will open Dec 1.

LOTTERY INFORMATION

The lottery for 2024-2025 will be held on March 21, 2024.
 

  • Lottery Results 

  • Enrollment Waitlist Positions

 

See Enrollment Process here.

INTERESTED TEACHERS & STAFF!
If you are interested in positions with Explore Academy, please visit the
Careers page for more details or to submit an online application.

GOVERNING COUNCIL

MEETINGS

Second Tuesday of Each Month
5:30 pm via Zoom 
(link on agenda)

Board Member List and Email

Current Agenda and Public Notice

Open Meetings Act (OMA) Resolution

Agenda and Minutes Archive

NM Open Meetings Act Compliance Guide

New Mexico Sunshine Portal

PUBLIC RECORDS REQUESTS

To request any public records pertaining to

Explore Academy, please email us,

using "Public Records Request" as the subject.

List the specific information requested

in the body of the email.

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