Whittier Weekly Newsletter

November 13, 2020

Weekly Newsletter 11 13 2020

A Progress Update on Lexia

Lexia Update 11 13 2020
Curbside Book Exchange is Here

Thank you to Ms. Dattoli, our Media Specialist, for making it possible for children to resume book exchange. We are so excited about this opportunity to get books in students' hands!

Counselor's Corner with Mrs. Reese and Mrs. Leatherman

Veteran’s Day Tribute:

A special thank you to Shelley Lewis and Jamie Reed for putting together the Pledge of Allegiance featuring the voices of some of our students from Military Families. Thanks also for the beautiful tribute below that is displayed in our front lobby.

Thank you Veterans and Military Personnel for your service!



Veteran's Day 2020 Pledge of Allegiance



Military Students Small Groups will begin at 1:30 this Monday 11.16.20

Lauren Wynn, LCMFT will be facilitating the “Military Lunch Bunch”. We will be sending a link to join this virtual/in person (at the YS and virtual) group for all who have signed up and obtained parent permission to your student in Schoology and through email.


If you would like your child to participate and have not yet signed up complete this form: Military Child Small Group Sign Up



Our School Counselors

Mrs. Reese (grades 3-5) : Lisa.reese@fcps.org 240-236-3170.

Mrs Leatherman (grades K-2): Kirsten.leatherman@fcps.org 240-236-3135.

Whittier Community Resources

Mrs. Lewis, our Community Liaison, has many resources for families. She may have just what your family needs. Thanksgiving meals support information is NEW this week.

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