MySci

Created by the Institute for School Partnership, MySci is transforming science education in St. Louis. The program provides teachers training, a comprehensive science curriculum and the materials to conduct hands-on experiments.

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Charter school sponsor

As proud sponsor of five charter schools, we deliver operational guidance, student mentors and faculty experts who help train and support teachers.

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College Prep Program

Our unique College Prep Program gives talented, low-income high school students a chance to live and learn on campus, providing them skills needed to excel in college.

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Education innovation

Constantly striving to find new and better ways to teach, our faculty and staff share their expertise with K-12 educators across the region.

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At Washington University in St. Louis, we are committed to serving the community we call home by improving local schools, supporting educators and mentoring young students. 

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In the News

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Magnet school in St. Louis celebrates milestone: its 1st graduates

St. Louis American: WUSTL graduates 25 College Prep Scholars

KSDK: Saturday Scholars: Paving the way for St. Louis’ future

KSDK: STEAM event inspires young women

KMOV: Local charter school partners with Washington University to provide free education

Fox 2:  Washington University partners with KIPP to increase college completion rates

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: WashU offers a free ride to KIPP alumni who meet academic standards

St. Louis American: Education advocate: Deborah Patterson honored

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Gifted school takes root in Ferguson-Florissant

St. Louis Business Journal: Eyeing a higher salary? Look at STEM jobs

St. Louis American: WUSTL announces need-based scholarships for local students

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: At worldly St. Louis school, soccer field is stuff of dreams

South County Times: College Prep

St. Louis American:  From college student to college adviser

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Jennings High School celebrates its in-house free medical clinic

Ladue News: Architects of Tomorrow: The Alberti Program

National Public Radio: The Superintendent Who Turned Around A School District

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: College, universities have obligation to help their communities

Hechinger Report: Q&A with Leah Merrifield: A leading voice for socioeconomic diversity at Wash U.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Young Scientists Program: WashU grows young scientists

St. Louis Public Radio: Architecture firm celebrates design: Its own and a building program for children

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Hawthorn Leadership School opens as Missouri’s only public girls’ school

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Jennings schools increase awareness of trauma’s impact on learning