WPS Science Mission & Vision

Mission

The Wellesley Public Schools Science and Industrial Technology curriculum exists to create knowledgeable, scientifically literate, and technologically capable problem solvers. By fostering a spirit of inquiry, nurturing our students’ curiosity, and bringing current, relevant and real-world science into the classroom experience, we prepare our students to become educated citizens capable of comprehending and analyzing global issues in the fields of science and engineering.

Vision

The Wellesley Public Schools Science and Industrial Technology Department aspires to graduate students who are curious and creative critical thinkers, problem solvers, innovators, and team players. We will develop the minds of lifelong learners by providing solid foundations that will inspire students to pursue a variety of upper level courses and science electives. At the conclusion of their PK-12 education, our students will be capable of applying their scientific knowledge to contemporary issues, making connections between scientific disciplines, and pursuing post-secondary education or careers in the fields of science and engineering.