5:30 PM - 8:00 PM District-wide Parent University
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Open House
6:30 PM - 11:59 PM Board of Education Meeting
Students take a walk on the positive side. On Friday August 22, the Whittier students traveled around the building to learn the standards of procedures and expectations throughout the building. The culminating activity was an assembly with music and a brief message from Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Sell.
The office will be open until June 2. The office hours are 7:30 - 3:30. The will be closed until August 1. The office hours from August 1-16 will be 7:30 - 3:30. If you need to contact the school please feel free to email Mr. Sell, principal, at email@example.com. He will get back to you ASAP.
On Friday May 20, Whittier Primary had their annual field day event. The students participated in Fun on the Run bouncy houses, Barnyard Discoveries, jump roping, hula hoops, sidewalk chalk, cotton candy, sno cones, and much more. The kids had a lot of fun, and was a great event.
On Friday May 20, Whittier Primary School raised over $500 for American Red Cross. The Encore team of teachers organized the event, and the students did a great job. Each student walked approximately one mile during the event. Click on the link to see photos of the event.
Each grade level AR point winner will have a "Principal for a Day" participant. The student receives a certificate, a principal badge, business cards, name on the marquee, picture on the front door, and goodie bag. During the day the student may walk around with a walkie talkie to contact the office, help during lunches, and announce "no practice work" each night.
During the 4th grading period, Ms. Pelphrey's 1st Grade class and Mrs. Pauli's 2nd grade class have been observing chicken eggs waiting for the arrival of baby chicks. Students waited patiently and were not disappointed as 14 eggs hatched and chicks could be observed in both classrooms. The students learned about chickens and had a wonderful experience. Click on the link to see the children's enjoyment of the chicks.
On Thursday May 5, Whittier Primary School held their Annual Spring Concert under the direction of Ms. Heather Maughan, music teacher at Whittier. For the first time in many years all grades K-4 performed during the same performance. To make the event possible, Whittier Primary worked with Calvin Coolidge Middle School and moved the event to the Calvin Coolidge Middle School new gym. The event was a success with over 400 family and friends in attendance to watch the students of Whittier Primary School perform a great show.