Our mission is to be an exemplary learning community—enriched by differences, informed through inquiry, global in reach.


Inquiry-Based Learning

WIS students investigate the arts, humanities, sciences, and technology through a rigorous, visionary, research-based curriculum inspired by academic innovators worldwide.

Global Perspective

WIS students learn two or more languages, embrace diverse cultures and viewpoints, and have the ability and confidence to navigate a complex world.

Individual Responsibility

WIS students pursue community engagement and demonstrate empathy, honesty, and civility.