Departments of Wheaton High School

AP DeptAP/ Honors

Offering eighteen AP courses in a variety of different areas of interest.

Art Department 2Art

Students will develop an awareness and appreciation of the visual arts and experience their visual potential and aesthetics.

Athletics DeptAthletics 

Offering Varsity and Junior Varsity teams in a wide variety of sports, over three seasons, during the school year.

College DeptCollege and Career Center

Providing assistance in researching career interests, applying for scholarships or employment, colleges and universities, trade schools, internships, apprenticeships, etc.

Counseling DeptCounseling

Providing students with a comprehensive developmental school counseling program giving them the opportunity to reach their full potential.

English DeptEnglish

Focusing on developing the writing, reading, and speaking skills of all students.


Meet our ESOL teachers and become familiarized with our program, course offerings, and extra curricular activities.

Family and Consumer Sciences Department

Empowering individuals and families across the life span to manage the challenges of living and working in a diverse global society.

Math DeptMathematics

Ensuring a high quality education in mathematics that will enable all students to be productive problem solvers and competitive citizens of the 21st century.

Media CenterMedia Center

Providing all staff and students access to a wide variety of information that supports the curriculum as well as materials for leisure time reading.

Music DeptMusic

Performance groups include the String Orchestra, Jazz Band, Concert Band and Chorus.

PE DeptPE/Health

Developing strong character, athletic skill, interpersonal skills, as well as social and mental well-being.

Science DeptScience

Offering a broad range of experiences in all areas of science including Advanced Placement Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Environmental Science.

Social Studies DeptSocial Studies

Providing students with a wide range of experiences and challenges as they study history and the social sciences.

Special Education DeptSpecial Education

Providing support to students with Individual Education Plans (IEPs) across the curriculum.

World Language DeptWorld Languages

Unlocking the doors that keep people linguistically, culturally and socially separated.

The Academies at Wheaton High School

Biosciences Academy at Wheaton High School

Bioscience Academy

Investigate medical treatments, monitor and examine body systems to improve quality of life. Use cutting edge lab and computer equipment to experience hands-on biomedical activities.

Academy of Engineering at Wheaton High School

Engineering Academy

Participate in hands-on real-life problem solving using mathematics, science, and technology. Designed for students interested in pursuing an advanced career in the field of engineering.

Global Sudies at Wheaton High School

Global Studies Academy

Global Studies Pathway - Explore pressing global and cultural issues using video-teleconferencing. Sit in on lectures, seminars, speeches and symposiums with world leaders and our international partner institutions.

Digital Music and Arts Pathway - Create new and innovative music and art with comprehensive instruction through the use of Apple iMac digital music and art lab.

The Academy of Information Technology at Wheaton High School

Information Technology (IT) Academy

Learn about computer programming, web design, computer animation and high level graphic design. Have options to focus on different IT software and programming trades.