Lexington High School
About our program
The Lexington High School Science Department offers a comprehensive four-year science program that is engaging, relevant and rigorous. The program is designed to inspire all students to experience wonder and appreciation for the natural and designed world and to prepare them for success as students, scientists and global citizens.
Throughout our program we engage students in the eight Science and Engineering Practices identified in the Massachusetts Science and Technology/Engineering Curriculum Framework:
Asking questions and defining problems
Developing and using models
Planning and carrying out investigations
Analyzing and interpreting data
Using mathematics and computational thinking
Constructing explanations and designing solutions
Engaging in argument from evidence
Obtaining, evaluating and communicating information
For more information about our course offerings, please see the Science Section of the LHS Program of Studies.