- Why Nysmith
Our students have always had daily, hands-on science classes and daily computer classes. Our math teachers have always focused on practical problem-solving and the critical thinking that is the foundation of engineering. Our diversified math program allows us to find the best group for each student to maximize challenge while minimizing repetition and competition.
Here are just a few facts about our exceptional STEM program; for more information, please see the detailed subject tabs in the Curriculum section.
Nysmith teaches math up to four grade levels above the student’s grade level.
Students enjoy 3.75 hours of fun, hands-on science every week.
We offer 2.5 hours of computer technology instruction each week.
The Nysmith School also participates in the USA Science and Engineering Festival and hosts the Washington Executive Council’s annual K-12 STEM Symposium to enrich our students’ education and help advance the STEM agenda nationwide.