• Science Overview/Vision Statement

    The science curriculum is based on best practices, Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Our program:


    • promotes curiosity through hands-on learning, scientific and engineering practices, exploration and risk-taking;
    • develops scientific literacy and fosters the application of science to prepare students for college and career readiness;
    • is continually reviewed to keep current with scientific research and technological advances, supported by ongoing professional development; and
    • engages students and involves parents, the community and institutions of higher education.