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Welcome to TES

The Expedition School (TES) is a free, public charter school located in Hillsborough (Orange County), NC. It is an acclaimed project-based learning school with a focus on integrated STEM instruction in grades K-8. TES offers small class sizes, a modified year-round schedule, & implements Responsive Classroom principles and practices schoolwide. Learn more about our mission and educational philosophy here.

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TES Board of Directors Fall Update

Welcome back to Quarter 2! We hope you had a restful intersession, and while we continue to long for a return to “normal” in our days, we look forward to reconnecting with the TES community as remote learning resumes. Below please find important updates from the TES Board of Directors.
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Student Led Conferences

The Student Led Conference (SLC) provides students with the opportunity to show what and how they are learning. Student can share why they are successful as learners and how they are progressing.