Whittier Weekly News

November 3, 2019

Notes from the Administration

It was great to see so many families at conferences. I know there was lots of great information shared about your children. I also recognize that we have lots of work to do too.

Thank you for your commitment to your child's education.

October Attendance Winner is......

Mrs. Bouselli's Class with 98.24% attendance.

Our overall attendance was in the excellent category this month with 96. 28%

We had 89 late arrivals and 99 early dismissals.

Please, please, please have your child arrive on time, stay all day, and leave when the bell rings.

Volunteer Training

We will have Volunteer training tomorrow night- Monday November 4, 2019 @ 6pm in the Cafeteria.

Thank you for a delicious dinner!

To all the families that brought in something for our Teacher Appreciation Dinner at conferences, we thank you!

It was a bountiful feast!

WHES Spirit Wear

We are excited to offer an online spirit wear shop for you to purchase all your WHES Spirit Gear!


Spirit wear can be ordered throughout the entire school year.

Each month a promotional offer will be posted.

From Oct 25th thru Nov 11th, the company is offering free shipping.

October Special is 10% ladies advocate shirt- Coupon Code: OCT19F

November Special is 10% off Banner Hoodies- Coupon Code: NOV19F

December Special is 20% off Gildan T-Shirts- Coupon Code is DEC19F

January Special is 15% off Select DriFit T-shirts - Coupon Code is JAN20F

February Special is 10% off Rainbow Hoodies- Coupon Code is FEB20F

March Special is 15% off Challenge T-Shirts- Coupon Code is MAR20F

April Special is 10% off Colorblock Cosmic Hoodie- Coupon Code is: APR20F

May Special is 10% off all pants- Coupon Code is: MAY20F

June Special is 15% off Ladies Echo Hoodie- Coupon Code is JUN20F

Gift Card and Snack Donations

Thank you to those that have already donated. Our first raffle is this Thursday November 7th!

As part of our PBIS incentives for students, we are having raffles for students each month. We are looking for $5 gift donations for our students. If you are willing to send in a donation of $5 gift card to WalMart, McDonald's, Chick-Fila, Dunkin Donuts, Target, Burger King- we would be very appreciative.

We have many students who are need of snacks throughout the day. Our teachers are donating to our supplies of snacks for students. If you are willing to donate a box of Cheez-Its, Nutri Grain bars, Granola bars, applesauce pouches- we would be appreciative as well!

WHES Book Fair is here!

Book Fair will run from Monday November 4th through Friday November 8th from 9-6 daily.

We will need help to run a great Book Fair.

Use the attached link to sign up!


PTA Facebook

Want to keep up to date with PTA events and happenings- join the Whittier PTA Facebook page.

Whittier Elementary School PTA

Drop Off

You may not drop off your students until 8:30 am. This is a safety concern for our students being left unattended.

If your child is in a car, they are a car rider and should be dropped off in the car rider line.

The front parking lot is for buses only.

Thank you for your assistance.


Monday November 4th

Spirit Day- Wear your favorite costume- Mrs. Schildt's Class choice - September Attendance Winner

Girls on the Run 3:45pm

Volunteer Training 6pm

PTA Meeting 6:30 pm

Tuesday November 5th

Boomshakers 7:45 am

Chess Club 3:45 pm

Whittier Music Makers 3:45 pm

Wednesday November 6th

Girls on the Run 3:45pm

Robotics Club 3:45 pm

Thursday November 7th

End of Term 1

Young Rembrandt's 3:45pm

Friday November 8th

Schools Closed- Teacher Work Day

Monday November 11th

Girls on the Run 3:45pm

PBIS Meeting 4pm

Tuesday November 12th

Boomshakers 7:45 am

Chess Club 3:45 pm

Whittier Music Makers 3:45 pm

Wednesday November 13th

Girls on the Run 3:45 pm

Robotics Club 3:45 pm

Thursday November 14th

Young Rembrandt's 3:45 pm

Friday November 15th

Mobile Dentist to visit WHES