What Makes WIMS Special...

  • A rigorous and engaging curriculum which integrates state of the art technology in order to teach students how to innovate, collaborate, create and skillfully solve problems.
  • A student-centered approach to literacy grounded in the workshop model, aligned to the Common Core State Standards
  • An extended school day
  • Strong focus on the arts including arts integration in the classroom,  two theatre productions per year, a strings program, an instrumental program, middle school chorus, visual arts and a collaboration with Lincoln Center Education. 
  • Reader's and Writer's Workshop K-8
  • Inquiry based Science curriculum/field studies
  • A Social Studies curriculum taught from diverse perspectives
  • Challenging Math Curriculum aligned to Common Core Standards featuring Singapore Math in grades Kindergarten through grade 6
  • Responsive Classroom® approach to teaching and learning
  • One-to-One devices for all students.  Grades K-2 utilize iPads in the classroom and laptops in the two computer labs.  All students in grades 3 - 5 have access to Chromebooks in the classroom and students in grader 6 - 8 use their Chromebooks in school and at home.
  • Interactive White Board Technology in all learning spaces
  • Arts and Wellness is a priority with two specialized classes daily; Art, Music, Health/PE and mindfulness practices infused throughout the day
  • Wintergreen Families are actively involved and strongly committed to supporting our school mission and a K-8 experience for their children
  • A safe, friendly and orderly school environment with clear, shared expectations and policies that keep our school community welcoming, healthy and safe


Partner Districts



New Haven





Participating Districts
These students are enrolled through the Magnet School Parent Choice Program.



East Haven


North Haven



West Haven