It’s always exciting to step into the science room at Explorer West! There’s always a fun project happening. This year, teachers have worked hard to recreate the magic of hands-on science classes in the virtual world. https://explorer-west.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Density-Columns.mp4 6th Grade students used Flipgrid to show their investigations into liquid density. They used household liquids to create…

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At Explorer West, all students take music classes! This year, music classes are remote, but students have still been busy practicing their instruments and working on music theory. Students are currently preparing for Winter Arts Night, a virtual event scheduled for early next year. Our young musicians will share their singing and playing virtual solos…

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Our 2020 debate team, made up of students from all three grades, was invited to a local debate tournament sponsored by Seattle University. 17 students participated in the tournament and EW placed 2nd overall! 8th grader Sage got 7th place overall. 8th grader, Nate S., received an award for top speaker for our school and…

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Did you know our students learn Latin during their time at Explorer West? It’s a great way to build community, as very few kids have any experience in the language prior to middle school. Latin promotes a deeper understanding of English and Science vocabulary, and Latin learners tend to have higher standardized test scores, too!…

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Want to learn more about our community? We have plenty of opportunities coming up! Registration for these events is available in Ravenna; you do not have to submit an application to attend! Nov 16: Financial Aid Information Session Join us for information about our financial aid process and a question and answer session with Carol…

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