How to Apply

Learn more about our application process

Get to know us!

Explore our website to learn more about our programs and offerings. We want to get to know you and your student, and we want to make sure you get an in-depth understanding of our community.

Application Steps & Requirements

More than a test score

Explorer West does not require an entrance exam for admission. We believe our admission process provides a holistic view of applicants and their families to ensure Explorer West is a good fit.

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Need More Information?

Admission inquiries:     Dawn Fornear

Financial aid inquiries:  Carol LaMotte

(206) 935-0495

Non-Discrimination Policy

Important Admission Dates

September 1, 2021Application open in Ravenna
October 23, 2021Virtual Open House, 11 AM
December 3, 2021Sibling Early Decision Application Deadline
December 11, 2021Virtual Open House, 11 AM
December 17, 2021Sibling Early Decisions Released
January 13, 2022Standard Application Deadline
January 31, 2022Early Sibling Enrollment Agreements and Deposits Due
February 3, 2022Financial Aid Application Deadline
March 18, 2022Invitations and Financial Aid Awards Released
March 25, 2022Standard Contracts and Deposits Due