Our Mission – Explorers Academy of Science and Technology “EAST” is dedicated to providing a diverse student body with an outstanding college preparatory program, preparing students to succeed in life and the workforce.
By creating a powerful learning community centered on core values and a shared commitment to academic excellence, EAST will produce students who excel in higher education and tomorrow’s workforce. EAST students will be responsible, engaged citizens who are prepared to be leaders of the future.
EAST is dedicated to ensuring 100% of our students meet state standards in math, science, and language arts. EAST will create an innovative school where students acquire a rigorous academic foundation that they can apply to the community and world around them in meaningful ways.
EAST students will leave our school with character and a sense of civic responsibility of which a significant percentage will assume leadership positions in an increasingly scientific and technology-based society. EAST will follow the guiding principles of rigor, integration, and personalization. EAST will be an innovative and model school that helps to redefine the American school experience.
In order to meet these overall goals, EAST will employ the following specific goals: Establish a Culture of High Expectations; provide Effective Remediation and Support; implement a Balanced Curriculum Approach; and Integrate Technology to enhance classroom instruction.