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Explorer West Middle School

Explorer West Middle School is a coeducational private traditional school for students in grades 6 through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban


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Explorer West Middle School says

Explorer West Middle School is redefining the middle school experience. Accredited by the Pacific Northwest Association of Independent Schools. Small class sizes. Nurturing community. Teachers who are committed to working with middle school-aged students. A challenging curriculum: - math, history, science, English, Latin, drama, art history, art methods, music performance, music history, physical education. Advisory program. Outdoor Education program. Community Service program. Financial aid is available.

Mission Statement

Explorer West Middle School embraces the energy and enthusiasm of young people on the journey to adulthood by fostering confidence and discovery. Offering the benefits of a small learning community, Explorer West views the complexity of adolescence as a unique window of opportunity to develop the diverse academic, creative, and social skills required for a sustainable future.




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Academic Calendar: Semester

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 91
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 28
7 29
8 34

Explorer West Middle School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Explorer West Middle School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 9 : 1
Admissions   Katie Auker
Business Manager   Carol LaMotte
Head of School   Evan Hundley


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Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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