Great Lakes Explorations Academy develops healthy,

global citizens who exhibit creativity, critical thinking, environmental stewardship

and a commitment to community.  

We provide engaging learning experiences in natural and

real-world surroundings.



At Great Lakes Explorations Academy, NATURE IS THE CLASSROOM AND THE PLAYGROUND. Most learning will occur outdoors.  

VISION &


EXPLORATIONS

GREAT LAKES

CURRICULUM

Great Lakes Explorations Academy takes a whole-child approach to elementary education.  Our vision is to become a premier community asset and safe, nurturing learning environment that stimulates every child intellectually, emotionally, creatively, physically, and socially. ​

Our curriculum is centered around place-based education, project-based learning, inquiry, and structured and unstructured play.


OUR MISSION

Interested in nature-based education for your child?

Contact us or submit an application form (Grades K-5 only).  









ENROLLMENT

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

(open to the public)

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 | 6:00 pm | Kalamazoo Public Library | 315 S. Rose St.​​



GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY

Held April 23, 2015 

6200 West KL Avenue








 

                          

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GLEA Board of Directors 


ACADEMY