WE ARE CHANGING
THE FACE OF EDUCATION
BECAUSE WE BELIEVE HUMANS HAVE A HEART OF GOLD AND THE POWER TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE WORLD
In 2011 we designed a new school model — Tahoe Expedition Academy — to update education for today’s world.
Powered by Constructive Adversity, we are inspiring a new generation of creative problem solvers with a social conscience. And we are growing TEA’s magic in order to reach thousands of young people far beyond the shores of Lake Tahoe.
Tahoe Expedition Academy is a fully accredited PreK-12th-Grade Private School located in Martis Valley, between the north shore of Lake Tahoe and the town of Truckee, California. Our first graduates are enrolled in some of the nation’s best colleges and universities and are having a positive impact on the world around them.
TEA IS POWERED BY CONSTRUCTIVE ADVERSITY®
Which is the intentional construction of and engagement with adverse environments in order to build character,
promote ethical engagement, and create knowledge and skills.
Why is TEA right for you?
The Answer is Simple: By focusing on life skills and character as much as academic knowledge, TEA ensures you have the attributes, know-how, and practice you need for college, career, and life readiness. Click here to see the results.
We want the best kids
We are committed to providing the financial assistance necessary to ensure we are enrolling the best students and families. Plain and simple: If you can contribute to our community, then we want you here.
This means that regardless of your financial situation, a TEA education is completely within reach. And that includes all adventures and trips, the cost of which is included in tuition. We cannot overstate what an important difference this makes.