A Note from Barbara: Anti-racism at Explorer West

I know you all have been very aware of the work we’ve done this year to adapt to the conditions of COVID-19, to continue providing the highest-quality school experience, safely, to our students. But as we near the end of this extraordinary year, I want to make visible some of the work our faculty, staff,…

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Re-Opening Plans for 2020

Dear Explorer West Community, We are excited to be welcoming our students back to school next month. After careful consideration, we have decided that for September and October we will operate under a “Remote Plus Outdoor Learning” model, with students on campus one day a week, in small groups, fully outdoors. Please read the attached,  detailed…

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Letter from Head of School Barbara Frailey

June 1, 2020 Dear Explorer West Community, This weekend the collective frustrations and heartache of Black Americans and their many allies were made visible in powerful form, here in Seattle and all over our country. In my family we talked about the most recent deaths and racial injustices that inspired these protests. My 13 year…

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Grandparents and Special Friends Day 2019

Thank you to all of the family and friends who came to participate in this year’s annual Grandparents and Special Friends Day! Our visitors were invited to a special music and drama program created by our students, class visits, and lunch with their student hosts. Students look forward to sharing the Explorer West community with…

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