• Some information on this page is currently being updated for Explore 2020.  

  • Explore

  • If you would like to spend your summer:

    • Engaging in exciting experiences like visiting the zoo, exploring nature or learning survival skills;
    • Meeting new friends who share your interests;
    • Using technology to learn and collaborate with others; or
    • Creating art, singing, acting or putting on a show...

    Explore is for you!

Important Reminders

    • Enrollment will be staggered by grade level.
      • March 2
        • 7:30 a.m. - Grade 12
        • Noon - Grades 10-11
      • March 3
        • 7:30 a.m. - Grade 9
      • March 4
        • 7:30 a.m. - Grades 6-8
      • March 5
        • 7:30 a.m. - Grades 3-5 & Artworks
      • March 6
        • 7:30 a.m. - Grades K-2
    • The last day to enroll online for seated courses for first session is TBD. Beginning Wednesday, June 3, you can enroll in person at the school site while Explore is in session.
    • The last day to enroll online for seated courses for second session is TBD. After that date, you can enroll in person at the school site while Explore is in session, beginning Monday, July 6.
    • Elementary schools will begin at 8:50 a.m. and end at 3:20 p.m. (Except for Hickory Hills and Westport which begin at 8 a.m. and end at 2:30 p.m.)
    • Middle schools and high schools will begin at 8 a.m. and end at 2:30 p.m.
    • Artwork sites will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 3:30 p.m.
    • Per federal guidelines, free breakfast and lunch will be served at all Explore sites EXCEPT Cherokee, Gray, Wilder, and Wilson's Creek.  Students who attend Explore at those sites will qualify for the same meal status they had during the 2019-2020 school year.
    • Those who opt in for Explore transportation and will receive bus service on the first day will receive a postcard in the mail indicating the pick-up/drop off location and times.
    • The deadline to arrange transportation to begin the first day of session l is April 15. Students who sign up for session l transportation after April 15 will only be eligible for transportation on the first day of session l Explore if they can be added to existing stops. Students who sign up for transportation after April 15, requiring a route change, will need to contact the  transportation department at 523-0500 to see when they will begin receiving transportation.
    • The deadline to arrange for transportation to begin the first day of session ll is May 15. Students who sign up for session ll transportation after May 15 will only be eligible for transportation on the first day of session ll Explore if they can be added to existing stops. Students who sign up for transportation after May 15, requiring a route change, will need to contact the  transportation department at 523-0500 to see when they will begin receiving transportation.
    • Use your SPS student ID number and birth date or Home Access Center username and password to log in to register. If you do not have one, click here to begin the registration process. On the registration screen, click on the Registration Wizard button and follow the prompts. Someone from the Explore office will contact you by phone or email to complete the process.  If you have questions, please call the Explore office at 523-4747 or the Launch office at 523-0417.

Explore Sessions

  • Session 1:  June 3 - June 30 

    Session 2:  July 6 - July 31 

Artworks Sessions

  • Session 1:  June 3 - June 16 

    Session 2:  June 17 - June 30 



  • Sites/Services

    Courses

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    FAQ

Welcome from your Explore Principal

  • Click on your Explore site below for important information from your Explore principal including pick-up/drop-off procedures.  Links will become active as information from individual sites is received.

     

    Bingham

    Artworks

    Holland  Truman 

    Bowerman

    Jeffries Twain
    Cherokee Mann Watkins

    Cowden

    Artworks

    McGregor Weller
    Field Pittman Westport Elem.
    Gray Reed Westport Middle
    Harrison Rountree Wilder
    Hickory Hills Elem.   Wilson's Creek
    Hickory Hills Middle   York

     

Questions

  • Call the Explore office at 523-4747.