The Mission of the Whittier Elementary School family is to provide a safe, collaborative, child-centered environment. Optimal learning is ensured for each student through diverse, meaningful educational opportunities, developing confident, contributing citizens.

Whittier Elementary School is a community of learners, dedicated to ensuring high levels of learning for ALL students. Each staff member is committed to the development of the total child in every venue of our school.

Provided with a safe, nurturing, supportive environment our students enjoy each other. They contribute to our positive culture, embrace our traditions, and commit themselves to their best effort each and every day.

Whittier "Thunder Paw" mascot