About the Mount Baker Academy (MBA)


  • Educational Options Can Foster Powerful Learning Experiences

    The Mount Baker Academy is a Site-Based K-8 Alternative Learning Program designed to support home educators. We operate as an alternative school under Alternative Learning Experience Requirements (WAC 392-121-182).

    While recognizing parents as primary educators, the MBA offers a variety of educational options including on-site classes, consultation, academic assessment, curriculum and materials, and a supportive community of fellow home educators.  At the MBA, we understand that alternative learning programs can be an beneficial option to traditional public schools.

MBA students 2018-19
  • At the MBA, we understand that alternative learning programs can be a beneficial option to traditional public schools.

    The MBA offers technical support in the form of:

    • How to plan a year of instruction
    • Year long student/parent consultation
    • Assessing student’s progress
    • How to evaluate and select materials
    • Teaching methods
    • MBA Library of curriculum/resources