Location 1001 Lake Avenue
Rochester, NY 14613​
GRADE LEVELS K-4 (growing to K-5)
Authorizer Board of Regents

We are a new kind of elementary school, developed with Rochester and our scientifically advanced, interconnected world in mind! As the area’s first science and technology-focused elementary school, Exploration students will be prepared for success in school, college, and life in the 21st century.

The mission of Exploration Elementary Charter School for Science and Technology is to engage students, their families, and the community in the processes of scientific inquiry and the use of innovative technology to develop the social, emotional, and academic tools necessary to thrive in school and in today’s interconnected world.


Student Population


Students of Color


English Learners


Students with Disabilities


Science and technology

Instructional Models

Exploration uses a hands-on approach to learning and incorporates center-based learning activities whenever possible


ELA – Core Knowledge Language Arts 2.0
Math – Eureka
SEL – KaleidoscopeME

Certification Requirements

Initial Certification


Competitive salary
NYS Retirement
Medical & Dental Insurance
Vision Care
Professional Development
Discount Tickets

Career Site


Shortage Areas

ENL Teachers & SPED Teachers