Explore Academy PEO
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 home page.
History of Explore Academy - Peoria
The first Explore Academy opened its doors in August 2014 in Albuquerque, NM. Since that time, it has implemented its proven model in new markets to provide an enriched, choice-based education for students in different parts of the country.
In December, 2021, the Arizona State Board for Charter Schools approved the charter for Explore Academy - Peoria. The Explore Academy - Peoria board is preparing to launch the school in August of 2024.
Ashlynn Johnson, Interim Principal
Now accepting applications for Principal! See the CAREERS page for more information.
Explore Academy - Peoria has hired its new principal, Ms. Ashlynn Johnson!
We look forward to Ms. Johnson's innovative leadership style in propelling Explore Academy - Peoria to the highest levels of academic success!
INTRO VIDEO SERIES
Several introductory videos are available here for families to learn more about the school's procedures, including enrollment process, mid/high schedules, college prep, dress code, technology, and discipline. All are brief (under 10 minutes). Keep checking back for more videos!
To learn how to view grades and attendance in PowerSchool, please click and watch this four-minute video.
EXPLORE WITH US
2024-25 School Year (Grades 6-9)
The lottery for 2024-2025 will be held on February 21st, 2024.
For families who are interested in learning more about Explore Academy and the model.
VIRTUAL OFFICE HOURS
For families that have been accepted and are currently in the enrollment process, we are providing virtual principal office hours:
INTERESTED TEACHERS & STAFF!
It's never too early to look for a new opportunity in education! If you are interested in positions with Explore Academy, please see the Careers page.
Teacher Salaries (per ARS §15-189.05)
Average teachers' salary SY25: ___________
Average teachers' salary SY24: Not applicable
Increase from prior year: Not applicable
Percentage increase: Not applicable
will be held the third Tuesday
of each month via Zoom (link on agenda)
PUBLIC RECORDS REQUESTS
To request any public records pertaining to
Explore Academy - Peoria, please email
using "Public Records Request" as the subject.
List the specific information requested
in the body of the email.
For questions, please contact Karen Woerner at 505-218-6898