Explore PK-8

Bringing Academics to Life

  • Welcome to Explore Elementary!

    Explore Elementary offers students a disciplined and rigorous learning environment where EL education partners with Explore to combine high-level academic content and real-world projects. Teachers support a participatory, integrated and active approach to education. Students merge meaningful math, science and social studies content with challenging literacy assignments. 


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Explore Elementary Mission Statement

  • The mission of Explore Elementary, an innovative, inclusive, and adventurous learning community, is to guarantee brilliant success intellectually and personally for each and every student through a system characterized by:

    • A nurturing community that facilitates risk-taking and passion for learning;
    • Authentic experiences that connect students to the diverse world that is our classroom;
    • Rich and in-depth learning expeditions that promote character development, self-discovery, and life-long learning
    • Two cycles of dynamic inquiry and meaningful reflection
    • Unlimited opportunities to discover our abilities, beliefs, and social/environmental responsibilities.


  • School Address:
    2410 Poze Blvd.
    Thornton, CO 80229

    School Phone: 


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School Hours

  • School Hours:
    7:50 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.