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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.

Upcoming Events

Explorers' News & Announcements

Tours Are Now Posted!

The Lottery Application for the 2023-24 school year will be posted in mid November, 2022. Tours are now available! Visit our tour page.
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Say Something Anonymous Tip Line

https://www.sandyhookpromise.org/say-something-tips/

The Say Something Anonymous Reporting System allows you to submit secure, anonymous safety concerns to help someone who may hurt themselves or others.
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Welcome to the 2021-22 School Year from the TES Board!

Greetings and welcome to the 2021-2022 school year! We are thrilled to begin this year with our expert staff and inquisitive students back in our building for five days of in-person teaching and learning! TES classrooms are already bustling with the positive energy and engaged learning of our K-8 “Explorers,” and we welcome
everyone with open (but also socially distanced!) arms!