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Welcome to Whittier Elementary!

Whittier Elementary is a wonderful place to learn! We are a transitional kindergarten through fifth grade school located in culturally diverse central Long Beach. Whittier is a single track (Track B) year round school.

Our school provides students with a strong instructional program. High expectations for academic achievement are coupled with the right of all students to a safe and secure school environment.

We encourage all of our students to become life-long learners and contributing members of society. We believe all students can learn and succeed. Our teachers and support staff work very hard to make sure all of our students receive the best possible education.

We are “Wizards at Teaching and Learning!”

Guideline for Success

Wear your uniform everyday.

I will always be a scholar.

Zero tolerance for bullying and disrespect.

Always use kind words.

Ready to learn, be prepared and be on time.

Decide to make good choices.

Stay focused, be an attentive listener.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide our students with academic, social and multi-cultural experiences that enable them to become self-motivated life-long learners and productive members of society.

General Information

Principal(s):  Lori Grady
Grades:   TK - 5th
Colors:  Navy/White/Light Blue
Mascot:  W
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Uniform Information

Tops:  White/Light Blue
Bottoms:  Navy

Contact Info

Address:

1761 Walnut Ave

Long Beach, CA 90813

Phone:

(562) 599-6263

FAX:

(562) 591-4046

Office Hours:

7:30 - 4:00pm

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5th to 6th Grade Choice

6th Grade School of Choice Applications will be available through ParentVue on January 30, 2016. You must sign-up for ParentVue in order to access this application.


Las aplicaciones del Grado 6 seran disponibles por ParentVue el dia 30 de enero. Es necesario tener cuenta de ParentVue para obtener aceso a esta aplicacion.

Click here to access ParentVue


Following dates that parents can get help at Whittier Elementary for application/Fechas y tiempos que padres pueden obtener ayuda con aplicaccion:

  • January 30, 2017 @ 8:00-10:00am in Cafeteria with Ms. Marcelo
  • January 30, 2017 @ 2:20-4:00pm in Rm. 75 with Ms. Marcelo & Mrs. Santiesteban
  • February 2, 2017 @ 1:30-2:30pm in Rm. 75 with Mrs. Santiesteban & Mr. Ruelas
  • February 3, 2017 @ 9:00-9:40am in Rm. 75 with Mrs. Santiesteban & Ms. Marcelo
  • February 3, 2017 @ 2:30-4:00pm in Rm. 75 with Mrs. Santiesteban & Ms. Marcelo

Student CORE SURVEY 2016-2017


 

 

https://surveys.panoramaed.com/longbeach

 

Student Access Code: Long Beach Student ID# (computer username)

Whittier Bell Schedule 2016-2017

 

Grade

Grado

Begins

Comienza

Recess

Recreo

Lunch

Lonche

Recess

Recreo

Dismissal

Salida

AM Kinder  8:00am   Breakfast 7:30-7:55    11:20am
PM Kinder 10:50am    11:25-12:05    2:10pm

TK AM

 

 7:50am  

 Breakfast

7:30-7:55

   11:20am

TK PM

 

9:30am   11:25-12:05   1:40pm

1st Grade

 8:00am

 

 9:15-9:35  11:05-11:45  1:15-1:25  2:05pm
2nd Grade  8:00am  9:40-10:00  11:35-12:15  1:25-1:35  2:05pm
3rd Grade  8:00am  10:05-10:25  12:05-12:45  1:35-1:45  2:05pm
4th Grade  8:00am  10:30-10:45  11:55-12:35    2:10pm
5th Grade  8:00am  10:50-11:05  12:20-1:00    2:10pm

 

Grades 1-5 Students dismissed at 1:30pm every ThursdayEstudiantes de los grados 1-5 salen a la 1:30pm cada jueves

Playground Closes at 2:40pm on Regular Days, 2:00pm on Thursdays and 1:30pm on Minimum Days

El patio de recreo cierra a las 2:40pm en dias regulares, 2:00pm en jueves y a las 1:30 en dias minimos.

 

Whittier News

2/16/17

Dear Parents/Guardians,

Last night, the Board of Education approved a resolution to communicate to all families and students that the Board supports them and will do everything in its power to protect them regardless of nationality, immigration status, religion or other factors.  A copy of the resolution and a letter from the Board is attached.

Christopher Steinhauser
Superintendent of Schools

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CORE Survey

surveys.panoramaed.com/longbeach

 

STAFF Access Code if no email: (no email account): 4409184200

 

 

PARENT Access Code if no email

473882999

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Whittier 2016-2017 Events Calendar

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Sunday
2/19/17
Monday
2/20/17
Events
Tuesday
2/21/17
Events
Wednesday
2/22/17
Thursday
2/23/17
Friday
2/24/17
Events
Saturday
2/25/17

2016-2017 Minimum Days/Dias Minimos

Grades 1-5 released at 1:00pm on the following days:

  • August 31, 2016 (First Day of School/Primer dia de Clases)
  • Nov. 1-8, 2016 (Parent Conferences)

Playground closes at 1:30pm/Grados 1-5 salen a las 1:00pm -El patio de recreo cierra a la 1:30pm

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