Klamath Charter School welcomes you to the world of innovation education. We are pre-K through 8th grade Expeditionary Learning charter school developing in the Klamath Falls, Oregon area. Once we generate strong parent support, we will partner with EL to plan and develop our schools.
Expeditionary Learning captures the power of Outward Bound principles and utilizes current national research about best teaching practices, combining them in the classroom to promote high academic achievement and character development. As a proposed Expeditionary Learning school, we will emphasize active, hands-on learning, collaboration, literacy, adventure, and teamwork. We plan to offer three academic choices:
WHAT WE OFFER:
- Diverse Expeditions & Overnight Explorations
- Innovative Art Program, Sports, Dance, & Music
- Evolving Computer technology integration
- Foreign Language Classes
- Differentiated Instruction (individualized approach)
- Teachers receive rigorous ongoing Expeditionary Learning Training
- Teacher and Student-Led Approach to Learning
- Teachers talk less, students talk and think more
- Opportunities for Strong Parent Involvement
- Life Skills & Resiliency Curriculum
- School Counselor and Prevention Programs
- Onsite Security
Core Academics is our classroom option for kindergarten through eighth grade students. In the Core Academics program, students attend school five days a week in a unique academic environment providing multi-age classrooms with an academically challenging standard-based curriculum. We will also offer a variety of extracurricular activities.
Home Quest Studies
Home Quest Studies is our home study option for kindergarten through 8th grade students. This educational option is designed as a support for home school students and their families. This is an option rich with choices and flexibility where students are offered many opportunities to meet their individual needs and learning styles. Parents create and oversee their child(ren)’s individual educational plan. Small group instruction classes are offered including those in science, mathematics, social studies, Expeditionary Learning, gymnastics, art, martial arts, team sports, computers and more.
Klamath Charter School will be open to students living in Klamath Falls/ Klamath County and surrounding areas as soon as it receives it’s charter. Show your interest and support by signing a letter of intent. Pre-enroll today!