What's Happening At Whitt!

Once a wolf, always a wolf!

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Remember......In recognition of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., there is no school on Monday, January 21st!

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MOY assessments


We are wrapping up all of our middle of the year assessments and can't wait to share your Wolves progress with you! MAP reports are coming home the week of the 8th!

Next week!

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Don't forget....three day weekend ahead!! NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY!!

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Save the Date: Our Annual Whitt Elementary PTA Book Fair will be the week of January 28th - February 1st with our Book Fair Family Fun Night being on Thursday, January 31st (we will have the In-n-Out Burger truck coming again!). This is a great way to build on your child's reading library at home while also helping to build our Whitt Library along with our wonderful teachers' libraries in their classrooms!! We will have more information coming home soon!

Notes from the Nurse

How Do You Know If Your Child Is Too Sick For School?

“Mom, I don’t feel well today!” How many times have you heard this on a school morning? What do you do? How do you decide? Here are some guidelines that might help in deciding whether or not to send your child to school.

  • Check Temperature - Students must be fever-free (without fever reducing medication) for 24 hours before returning to school. Please do not give your child Tylenol or Ibuprofen and then send him or her to school.

  • Vomited - Do not send your child to school if he/she has vomited or had diarrhea in the last 24 hours.

  • Lack of Sleep- If your child has been up half of the night ill, he/she will not be in any condition to come to school and learn. Consider allowing a day to sleep and get well.


It is our goal to find ways to keep your children safe from communicable diseases here at Whitt. By keeping your child home when they are ill, you are protecting others at school and preventing the spread of disease. We ask for your cooperation in helping us maintain a healthy environment for your child. Please remember that the number one way to prevent the spread of germs is to wash your hands!

Thanks for your help in keeping our students healthy and safe!

Mark Your Calendar!

January:

21- NO SCHOOL TODAY!!

28- Book Fair Week Kickoff!

29-100th Day of School

30- Wylie Way Day

31-Book Fair Family Night 6-8pm

31-Parent Think Tank 6-7pm


February:

1-Wolf Howl @ 7:45am

7-Dad's Breakfast 6:45am-7:15am

8-Valentine's Class Parties

14-PTA General Meeting & Second Grade Program

18-Student Holiday

22-Daddy/Daughter Dance

Have a wonderful weekend!!