Bellingham's premiere independent high school emphasizes education that is Personal, Social and Global.
“I love that Explorations provides an open, caring, supportive, kind and inclusive environment that allows my child to express his wonderful personality without judgment.” - Parent
Attend small classes, work with supportive faculty and staff that know you by name and face, and realize your full academic and social potential.
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"I value this school like my home. It makes me feel whole and comfortable. I am glad that I am able to be a part of the big Explorations family and appreciate everything that makes it possible." - Student
Our thriving school community consists not only of our impressive students, but of our enthusiastic staff, equally enthusiastic family members, dedicated volunteers, and incredibly generous donors. Explorations Academy also frequently participates in both local and international service projects, which allows students to cultivate a sense of global citizenship and environmental stewardship.
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"Without Explorations I would never have met with Buddhist monks, or gone on a two-day trek through a rainforest." - Student
Explorations Academy is a fully-accredited independent high school in Bellingham, Washington. Students at Explorations Academy travel internationally, trek in the backcountry of our beautiful region, and develop independent study, among other things.
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