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Vision, Core Values, and 21st Century Learning Expectations



WHS Vision Statement


Wilton High School strives to foster inquiry, innovation, and creative expression through authentic and personalized learning experiences. Our students and staff will contribute to the global community through their leadership, integrity, scholarship, and empathy.


Core Values and Beliefs Statement

All members in the WHS community engage in a collaborative, learning partnership that empowers WHS graduates to inquire, interpret, and communicate in and across disciplines using a variety of media. We share common beliefs and values that guide all community members in demonstrating civic and personal engagement, both in and out of the classroom. We strive for academic excellence and personal development through a safe and supportive school climate.


21st Century Learning Expectations


INQUIRE

Research and investigate evidence, beliefs, and ideas through authentic learning opportunities.

INTERPRET

Assess quality, accuracy, validity, and connections through critical and creative thinking and application.

COMMUNICATE

Demonstrate confidence, appreciation, innovation, and a willingness to take risks in devising and articulating novel approaches and solutions to problems.

ENGAGE

Develop knowledge, skills, values, and motivation necessary to make a difference in our school, community or society.