Mission, Vision and Values

  • Children using blocks in school. Mission

    The Winnetka Public Schools is a community that honors the whole child, fosters creativity, inspires lifelong learning, and develops civic responsibility.


    The Winnetka Public Schools community empowers every student to flourish in an innovative, experiential environment. We support and challenge all learners to actively engage in continual growth and achievement to make a meaningful difference in the world.


    ValuesStudents outside dressed as butterflies

    • Reflection

    • Life-long Inquiry

    • Whole Child

    • Civic Responsibility

    • Student Voice

    • Creativity and Innovation

    • Collaboration

    • Meaningful, purposeful, and experiential learning