Department Overview

Science at PHS is:

  • Both structured to meet the State Essential Learning Requirements and aligned with Puyallup School District's Goals.
  • Both an introduction to science and a foundation for science encountered in daily life.
  • Both focused on the scientific process and open to creative thinking.
  • Both laboratory-oriented and theory driven.
  • Both student-centered and teacher-directed.
  • Both conceptual and mathematical.
  • Both applicable and informational.
  • Both challenging and rewarding.
  • Both organized and flexible.
  • Both safe and fun.