Explore Academy Elementary
For those interested in our proposed elementary grade level expansion, here is a video which outlines the model adjusted to the elementary grades. A letter of interest is open for students to "pre-apply" for our proposed K-5 program starting in the fall of 2021. We are seeking state approval in February and we need your support!
Pre-applications will be converted to enrollment applications if the program is approved.
Check out our website to learn more: www.explore.academy
Letter of interest: https://forms.gle/fx1HSSWiJQmG3qSP9
High School End of Term Exams and MS mid-quarter exams
Wednesday, February 3 and Thursday, February 4 are exams. Please make sure your child is attending school on these days.
We will have term break days for all students on Friday, February 5 and Monday, February 8. Students. Normal, virtual classes will resume on Tuesday, February 9.
Spring Break: March 22 - 26th
Please make a note of a change in the week of spring break. In order to coordinate with APS and Rio Rancho Spring break has been moved up by one week. The school calendar on the website now reflects this.
Student Application for Fall 2021
Below is the link for our application for next fall. Siblings of current students get priority over the lottery for the general public. Families will need to submit prior to the April lottery.
Student Intent to Return
For current Explore Academy students who have not yet filled out the student intent to return, please do so on this link.
Choosing Middle School flavors and electives for Quarter 4
Be on the lookout for the email coming out this coming week for choosing flavors and electives for quarter 4. Students will be allowed 2 weeks to get their choices in.
Beginning the week of January 1, the lunch link will open on Sundays and close on Wednesdays of each week, with pickup on Friday.
The National School Lunch Program is being extended into the fall for all public schools. This means that school lunches are free at this time. Check the Howl each week for the link that provides the weekly lunch menu. These menus are posted a week in advance.
Pick up weekly lunch order on Friday’s at the Explore Academy Masthead location.
If you live too far from Explore we are told that APS and RRPS are also offering seamless meals as long as your child is between 1 and 18 years of age. Parents/guardians can contact the school closest to them. Click here for the School lunch link: https://forms.gle/Kmxttpk15Dye5edGA