Science Department


Produce self-directed learners who can investigate and explain the natural world



The Aldine Senior High School Science Department exists to produce life-long learners who are able

  • To solve problems using critical thinking and inquiry
  • To apply scientific principles to everyday life
  • To evaluate the validity of information



Instruction and learning in the Aldine Senior High School Science Department are based on the following:

  • All students can learn and embrace science.
  • Science is a way of thinking and problem-solving.
  • Science can be used to improve the quality of everyday life.
  • Inquiry-based instruction is an essential component of science classes.
  • Science continually incorporates new discoveries.
  • All students will communicate accurately using scientific terminology.
  • All students will use mathematics as a tool to model relationships.