The Barrington High School social studies department is dedicated to developing skilled, knowledgeable, and concerned citizens of the community, nation, and world.
Upon completion of the District 220 social studies curriculum, students should understand that
Our goal is to prepare students to contribute to the 21st century world by helping them develop the necessary literacy, technology, and thinking skills.
Our goal is to select and present content that will provide students with a comprehensive knowledge base in the social sciences.
Our goal is to foster in students the awareness, desire, and knowledge needed to effectively participate in our democratic society.