Kindergarten Orientation Wednesday, May 24 at 6:00 p.m.
The Whittier kindergarten orientation will take place Wednesday, May 24 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Whittier cafeteria. We will share information on the transition process for your child as they enter kindergarten at Whittier. We will also explain how the kindergarten day operates for our new learners and communiate the learning expectations at the kindergarten level. We look forward to seeing you at the orientation!
Whittier Volunteers Appreciation Breakfast
Whittier will be showing out appreciation for our outstanding volunteers by hosting a Volunteers Celebration Breakfast on Friday, June 2, 2017 from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. in the library. If you have volunteerd at Whittier this year, please joint us. Thank you for making a difference!
Celebration of Learning, Book Exchange, and Avocados Dinner
Tuesday, June 6 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Whittier's Celebration of Student Learning will take place on Tuesday, June 6 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Come see student classroom presentations to highlight the great learning that has taken place this year. Prior to the classroom presentations, come to the book exchange in the gym and sit down for a nice Avocados Mexican Restaurant meal in the cafeteria. Dinner is $3.00 per plate.
Creating Deeper Learning Opportunities at Whittier: Empowering our Students, to Lead, Create, and Innovate
Whittier is passionate about creating deeper learning opportunities to empower students to lead, create, and innovate. Our staff is very intentional about providing students with engaging learning experiences every day in which students collaboratively problem solve, use critical thinking skills, and apply their knowledge to solve complex problems in all subject areas. We are also helping students develop the characteristics of perseverance and grit so that they develop the capacity to work through difficult situations and never give up. These are attributes that will help all students succeed at Whittier and in life.