“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.