Primary School Engineering

  • The engineering program at Westonka's two primary schools allows students to experience the work of an engineer and solve open-ended problems, applying their math, science, language arts and problem solving skills

    Full Option Science System

    Hilltop Primary School and Shirley Hills Primary School use the Full Option Science System (FOSS) curriculum to teach engineering and technology lessons. The program:

    • Fosters engineering and technological literacy among children
    • Integrates engineering and technology concepts and skills with elementary science topics
    • Promotes inquiry and problem solving
    • Engages students with meaningful, active learning experiences



  • Mark Femrite
    Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning
    (952) 491-8002

Students building bridges
Paper bridge