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Whitehead School Vision

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Our vision is for every student attending Whitehead Elementary School to have the requisite skills needed to be successful in middle school and high school; and ultimately college, career, and life.

Belief Statements

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We, the staff of Whitehead Elementary School, believe that we must:
  • Work together to create a respectful environment that fosters a love of learning, creates productive and caring students, and empowers students to become lifelong learners
  • Hold high expectations for self and students.
  • Encourage students to work to their potential.
  • Celebrate student successes.
  • Provide a safe, caring, and respectful learning environment that promotes high academic achievement and personal growth.
  • Engage parents and community members as essential partners in implementing and extending district and school-based initiatives, activities, and decisions.
  • Implement exemplary instructional practices that promote and focus on increasing the students’ academic achievement.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development activities to ensure knowledge and use of research-based programs, practices, and strategies.
  • Engage in reflective thinking to ensure mastery of grade-level standards.
  • Deliver a standards-based instructional program that meets the needs of the students.
  • Assist and support students in the effective use of technology in order to extend their understanding and mastery of grade level standards.
Message from the Principal

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Dear Whitehead Elementary Families,

Welcome to T.L. Whitehead Elementary School!  The 2018-2019 school year will be an exciting year of learning, adventure and growth for your student.  Our learning community is determined that each and every student reaches their highest potential. We look forward to working with you so that your student believes in the ability to be successful and reach for the stars.

As proud Whitehead Eagles whose mascot is Soar, we always strive to be the best student we can be by being:

- Safe when I am at school

- Organized in class with my school work and books

- Attentive when adults and students speak to me

- Responsible and accountable for my actions

Our entire Whitehead Team looks forward to a wonderful year of learning and growth.  Go Eagles!