Science Department

Resource Teacher:

Michael Thompson (Contact Info)


Science Capstone PLUS

Science Capstone PLUS is a special program aligned with the College Board’s AP Capstone Diploma program.  Students take a self-determined STEM-focused courseload along with AP Seminar and AP Research.  Additionally, they complete a self-selected summer program and participate in STEM enrichment throughout the school year.

DNA Resource Center

The DNA Resource Center at Thomas S. Wootton High School is the site for a network of teachers, trainers, researchers and community leaders committed to developing, field testing, evaluating and replicating model programs in biotechnology.


Course Offerings

  • Astronomy with Physics
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Biology (On-level, Honors, AP)
  • Chemistry (On-level, Honors, AP)
  • AP Environmental Science
  • Forensic Science
  • Molecular Biology
  • Nutrition Science
  • Physics (Honors, AP 1, AP C)
  • AP Seminar
  • AP Research