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    There are several ways to stay informed of events and updates from Whittier Elementary. If you have any questions about the information below, please contact communications.whittierpta@gmail.com.

    Emails & phone calls sent directly from Whittier staff

    If your family is enrolled at Whittier, you are automatically receiving correspondence from school administration via their email Messenger system.  If you are not, please reach out to the front office at office.whittier@seattleschools.org to verify they have your email and phone number referenced correctly.

    Whittier Website & Calendar

    The Whittier website (whittieres.seattleschools.org) is a great source of information. Find news and announcements, upcoming event details and useful links on the homepage; search further and you’ll find school and district details, and PTA information and opportunities. Please take a moment to get to know our school’s website. Also, put our calendar of events on your phone or computer by visiting Whittier Elementary School Calendar Subscription.

    KidMail

    KidMail is any news or notification from the school or PTA that is sent home in your child’s take-home folder. Please check your child’s folder regularly so you don’t miss important information.

    WildChat

    WildChat is a bi-monthly newsletter jointly published by Principal Clark and the PTA and sent via SPS Messenger. You do not need to do anything to subscribe; if your email is on file with the school district, you’ll automatically receive it.

    Konstella

    Join Konstella to get the latest Whittier PTA News as well as the most current Volunteer and Fundraising opportunities available at Whittier Elementary.

    Whittier PTA website

    This website is your source for the latest news such as current signups in Konstella as well upcoming fundraising events and how you can help our school! Our PTA team live tweets and they are posted here as well!

    Getting Social, join a Facebook Group!

    Consider joining one of Whittier FB groups.  Many times there are grade specific efforts taking place and this has been a good way to get questions answered quickly across specific parent groups in an informal way. 

    Kindergarten: Whittier Elementary Class of 2026
    1st grade: Whittier Elementary Class of 2025
    2nd grade: Whittier Elementary Class of 2024
    3rd grade: Whittier Elementary Class of 2023
    4th grade: Whittier Elementary Class of 2022
    5th grade: Whittier Elementary Class of 2021
    All grades: Whittier Family Support
    Whittier Elementary School PTA Facebook Page

    Follow us on Twitter
    Principal Stephanie Clark  - @whittiersps
    Whittier PTA - @pta_whittier
    Whittier EDI  - @RacialWhittier
     
    Follow us on Instagram
    PTA - @whittier_pta


     

    Seattle Public Schools Resources

     

    The Source

    Seattle Public Schools (SPS) provides families with access to the SOURCE, a resource that displays student assessment scores and attendance information. Learn more about The SOURCE, including how to register for an account.

    Schoology

    Schoology is the learning management system of SPS, providing a way for teachers to communicate with students and families. If a student’s teacher chooses to use Schoology, parents and guardians can log in to monitor assignments and view resources. For more information, or to sign up for a Schoology account, visit SPS's Schoology page

    Alerts Via Email

    SPS sends important messages to parents via email. Be sure to provide the Whittier front office with an up-to-date email address. Read more about SPS SchoolMessenger

    School Beat

    SPS publishes an electronic newsletter, School Beat, twice each month during the school year with information and news (e.g., academic initiatives, key developments) for parents. Subscribe School Beat by visiting SPS Social Media and Newsletter.