About the Mount Baker Academy (MBA)


  • Educational Options Can Foster Powerful Learning Experiences

    The Mount Baker Academy is a  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,  MBA offers a variety of educational options including on-site classes, teacher consultation, academic assessment, curriculum and materials, and a supportive community of fellow home educators.  At  MBA, we understand that alternative learning programs are a beneficial option to traditional public schools.

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

    MBA offers technical support in the form of:

    • Planning a year of instruction
    • Year long student/parent consultation
    • Assessing student progress
    • Evaluating and selecting curriculum
    • Teaching methods and best practices
    • Access to a  library of curriculum and resources