The mission of Science education in Pittsford Central School District is to develop students who:

    •  View the world through the lens of a curious and scientifically literate mind.
    •  Critically evaluate scientific information related to their everyday lives.
    •  Engage in discussion on science-related issues.
    •  Acquire and apply scientific knowledge to unique situations.                                      

    As a result of participating in the PCSD Science program, students will be able to independently …

    • generate open ended questions and seek answers.
    • design and carry out a systematic investigation to explain phenomena and/or answer a question.
    • construct, communicate and defend logical explanations about science related issues.
    • use scientific knowledge and understanding to inform ethical decisions.

    Click to go to the PCSD Mission Statement page for full mission statements for all curricular areas.