Founded in August 2007, Excel Academy opened its doors in 2008 with 134 scholars. In 2014, Excel will serve more than 700 preschool through sixth grade girls and will expand to eighth grade by 2017. Excel Academy faculty, staff, board members and leadership team believe that with strong support, all students can learn and achieve at high levels. Our school meets the educational needs of Washington’s girls with a rigorous academic program complimented by a number of enrichment opportunities delivered in a safe, structured single-gender learning environment.