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Principal's Message

Whitney's Mission   

Valuing each individual’s diversity and worth, the mission of Whitney Avenue Elementary is to educate and nurture each child to be a cooperative and independent learner with the skills to be prepared for the future (a productive (global citizen)) through rigorous evidence based programs and creative problem solving, in a physically and emotionally safe, collaborative learning environment, shared by staff, families, students, and community. We provide opportunities for enrichment, intervention, and remediation as necessary to meet the needs of all students at Whitney. We set high expectations for all students. 

Our Objectives

With the support from all stakeholders each student will develop and apply the critical thinking and problem-solving skills that will prepare them for college or career readiness and enable appropriate utilization of cooperative and independent learning strategies in an ever- changing world.  It is our goal that each student will demonstrate persistent growth in Core Content areas and Social Emotional Learning as determined, but not limited to, multiple measures of achievement and growth including reflection, self-assessments, and goal setting. Additionally, each student will develop and consistently practice character traits needed to become compassionate, contributing, cooperative, and responsible citizens.

Principal's Message:

I am delighted to extend a warm welcome to each and every one of you to Whitney Avenue Elementary. As the interim principal, it is my honor and privilege to lead this exceptional learning community, where we strive for academic excellence, personal growth, and the development of well-rounded individuals. Our dedicated and passionate team of educators and support staff is committed to nurturing a love of learning in our students and empowering them to become confident, compassionate, and responsible global citizens. We not only focus on academic achievement but also on developing critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills. 

Our school prides itself on creating a safe, inclusive, and supportive environment where every student can thrive. We recognize that each child is unique, with their own set of talents and interests, and we take an individualized approach to education to meet the diverse needs of our students. We believe in the power of collaboration and the strong partnership between our school, parents, and the community. Together, we can create a supportive network that nurtures the development of our students and fosters a positive and encouraging learning environment. 

Thank you for being a part of our school family. We look forward to continuing to work with our school community to ensure the success of each student. Please feel free to reach out to me or our dedicated staff if you have any questions, suggestions, or concerns. 

Warmly, 

Stephanie King

Interim Principal

Whitney Elementary

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Faculty Information

Location(s)
Whitney Avenue
Title(s)
Principal K/6

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