A private school with public purpose, Lick-Wilmerding High School develops the head, heart and hands of highly motivated students from all walks of life, inspiring them to become life-long learners who contribute to the world with confidence and compassion.
A Private School with a Public Purpose, Lick-Wilmerdings public purpose begins with the Schools legacy of serving, and being enriched by, students from all walks of life. The school furthers this purpose by producing graduates with the capacity, confidence, compassion and commitment to change the world. Lick-Wilmerdings curriculum is both a catalyst and a vehicle for civic engagement, offering real world insights and inspiring students to contribute their time, talent and treasure to work that matters. The larger community _ local and global _ is an extension of Licks classrooms, providing students opportunities for thoughtful and effective problem solving and stewardship. In addition, Lick-Wilmerding shares its innovative educational models, as well as its knowledge, networks and resources, with others who are committed to improving lives, prospects, and possibilities for young people.