WHS Mission and Expectations of Student Performance

The mission of Wethersfield High School is to prepare all students to make a positive and meaningful contribution to society. This effort is made in a safe, healthy and respectful environment conducive to optimal teaching and learning. We are also focused on creating a positive work ethic among students and the development of positive relationships. All staff members and resources at WHS are dedicated and committed to student achievement and well-being.


Academically, Wethersfield High School students will:


  • Effectively communicate through speaking, writing and electronic communication
  • Demonstrate the ability to access and apply appropriate technologies in educational endeavors
  • Demonstrate creative and effective problem-solving skills
  • Use higher order thinking skills in the analysis of text


In terms of Social and Civic Expectations, Wethersfield High School students will:


  • Understand and apply the attributes of being a positive contributor to a team
  • Exhibit respectful and ethical behavior towards self, others and their environment
  • Value, embrace and respect diversity
  • Take responsibility for their own education, citizenship and wellness