WWCS Mission Statement
The Wayne-Westland Community Schools, in cooperation with parents and the community, will educate and prepare all of our students to be knowledgeable, responsible, contributing members of a global society.
Wayne-Westland Community Schools is proud to provide the best educational opportunities for our 9,300 students from Westland, Wayne, Canton, Dearborn Heights, Inkster, and Romulus. The Wayne-Westland Community Schools has an early childhood center that serves children from birth to age five, ten elementary schools (K-5), three middle schools (6-8), two high schools (9-12), an alternative education high school and an ultra-modern facility for career-technical training.
The district promotes high expectations for success and provides students with a safe, caring, and nurturing environment. Wayne-Westland students develop the character, confidence, and values needed to become productive citizens in a global marketplace.
Extraordinary results occur when schools and communities work together. Wayne-Westland assures every student a high-quality education and a jump-start on career and college futures.
The District offers a Young 5's program for kindergarten eligible students. Talented and Gifted programs (TAG) for K-5 grade students focuses on project-based learning. Advanced classes are available for 6-12 grade students. Our middle school students can earn high school credits and our high school students can choose both advanced placement classes and earn direct college credit for free.
We also have a virtual K-12 school called Wayne-Westland Virtual Academy which offers a flexible schedule for students to complete their courses online with Wayne-Westland teachers.
Our award-winning Career-Technical Center offers 19 programs to high school students including Emergency Medical Technician, Health Occupations, Robotics, Construction Technology, Culinary Arts and Alternative Energies.
In recent years, the district has implemented and expanded many programs. These programs include classroom technology, world language classes beginning at the elementary level, life skills curriculum which teaches character development, gifted and talented classrooms and before and after school programs.
Transportation services are provided to approximately 8,300 students in the district each day. Elementary students who reside over one mile from school and secondary students who reside over one and one-half miles from school are eligible for transportation services. The district enjoys an exceptional State Police Bus Inspection Report for its fleet.
The district is staffed by 1,782 teachers, secretaries, paraprofessionals, custodians, and administrators, as well as employees in the areas of maintenance, transportation, and food services.
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