• Science

    Welcome to K-12 Science

    The Science Department of the New Canaan Public Schools is dedicated to providing a science program that creates the interest, wonder and curiosity that leads to student engagement while also promoting the understanding and application of science concepts and skills. The curriculum is designed to ensure that all students engage in common essential experiences of inquiry, exploration and application in order to achieve at high standards of scientific literacy. 

    More specific information about what is studied at each grade can be found on the grade-level pages.


    K-12 Innovation Committee

    Our multi-year effort is focused on integrating innovation into our program for all students K-12, with a focus on transitioning from student engagement to student empowerment as our guiding principal.

    Committee meetings are underway!  Agendas, resources, and minutes are available here.

Students creating a dome