“Fostering excellence in mathematics and sciences among the youth of the United States and the world.”

Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) is an International program headquartered at the University of Illinois, offering the annual Academic Challenge competition, a summer camps and other programs. The immediate goal is to attract a greater number of talented and diverse students to careers in engineering and the sciences.

The PCS WYSE team of 2016 enjoyed successes as regional, sectional champs defeating numerous teams in the 300 division. Most notably Steve Park, Andrew Peterson, Paxton Wiersma, Matthew Kim, Kaeli Good and Luke Shobert stood out in various math and science events.

WYSE sectional champs team of 2016: from the top-henry park, steve park, Jason lee, Andrew Peterson, sam fritz, kaeli good, steve ferkol, Andrew kim and Andrew kwon. bottom row-Paxton wiersma, luke Shobert, matthew kim, lisa nam.

WYSE sectional champs team of 2016: from the top-henry park, steve park, Jason lee, Andrew Peterson, sam fritz, kaeli good, steve ferkol, Andrew kim and Andrew kwon. bottom row-Paxton wiersma, luke Shobert, matthew kim, lisa nam.

wyse state team 2016: from the top-Andrew kim, luke Shobert, Paxton wiersma, steve park, matthew kim, Jason lee, Andrew kwon. Bottom row-henry park, matthew kwon, lisa nam, and kaeli good.

wyse state team 2016: from the top-Andrew kim, luke Shobert, Paxton wiersma, steve park, matthew kim, Jason lee, Andrew kwon. Bottom row-henry park, matthew kwon, lisa nam, and kaeli good.

Andrew kwon, matthew kwon, Jason lee, steve park, Paxton wiersma, matthew kim.

Andrew kwon, matthew kwon, Jason lee, steve park, Paxton wiersma, matthew kim.