4th-Graders Persevere Rain, Sleet, and Snow in the Name of Science

At first, it was just supposed to rain. Then the weather made a turn for the worse. But this crew of 4th-graders was prepared to gather stream data rain or shine.

Martis Campus Construction Update – 9/13/17

The daily progress to the Martis Campus is nothing short of remarkable. Construction crews are working 6 days a week to make it happen. Enjoy the video update.

VIDEO: 2017-18 Kick Off Event – The TEA Games

Nothing quite like kicking off the school year with an event that brings our whole communiTEA together to experience a little “constructive adversity!” Thank you to everyone who came out and participated.

VIDEO: First Day of 2017/18 at TEA Lower and Middle Schools

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s great to see so many smiling faces around campus. Welcome back to school CommuniTEA!

Sixth Graders Embark on a Mock Mission to Mars

Have you ever had a dream about being on a mission to Mars? The 6th-grade crew at Tahoe Expedition Academy lived out that dream during their “Space Expedition” learning expedition.

Tahoe Kindergarten Students Work to Save the Sierra Nevada Yellow Legged Frog

Have you ever wondered, “What can I do to help the Sierra Nevada Yellow Legged Frog survive?” If you haven’t, then let the Kindergarten crew at TEA tell you why you should.

Tahoe Expedition Academy Graduate Erica Kennedy Explains What A “Real School” Is in Her Graduation Speech

Some question whether or not Tahoe Expedition Academy is a “real school.” Erica Kennedy, one of our school’s first ever graduates, tackled that perception head on in her graduation speech. Read her speech in its entirety here.

Go on a Quest to Find Woodland Fairies and Gnomes With Our Pre-K Kiddos!

During this learning experience, our Pre-K students demonstrate community, responsibility, and caring for the natural world while learning to stay safe in the wilderness.

End of Year Limericks by Matt Morrison

Always going above and beyond, Matt prepared a limerick for each of his students at our final Hearth appreciation ceremony.

TEA Seniors Design Class Service Trip in Order to Help Syrian Refugees

Move, Adapt, or Die: The Life and Times of a Syrian Refugee In the fall, the senior class of Tahoe Expedition Academy was asked to design a class service trip on their own.

Third Graders in Tahoe Learn About the Donner Party, First Hand

If the Donner Party had been equipped with sturdier covered wagons, would more of them have survived their infamous journey over Donner Summit in the winter of 1847? And how would you build a stronger wagon?