Latest News for Whipple Elementary

Honoring Superstar Effort!

Showcase Pic 10-24Great things continue to happen at Whipple Heights Elementary School. The most recent being the posting of Mr. Hug’s 2nd Round Principal Showcase for the 2018-2019 school year. The Principal Showcase is a bulletin board (located in the main hallway across from the office) where every four to five weeks teachers submit student work for recognition and display based on student effort. Each time the board is changed we recognize these students on our website/social media. Additionally, when it’s time to change the board students receive a small token from Mr. Hug to reinforce his pride and excitement in their display of hard work. (more…)

Whipple Heights Annual WALK-A-THON

Whipple Website CoverA BIG Thank-You from the Whipple PTO! We raised $18,960! We want to congratulate our top 3 earners (and slime dumpers)  this year:
Mallory Young $735 Mrs. Baker-3rd grade
Blake Lenox $400 Mrs. Litman- Kindergarten
Haidyn Evans $300 Mrs. Baker-3rd grade
Top class was Mrs. Baker’s 3rd grade with donations totaling $2,399! They have earned the right to vote on which teachers will be getting slimed on November 9th!!!  Prizes have been ordered, so as soon as we receive all the prizes, we will get those out to the students.

Click here to view a slideshow of the walk-a-thon!

Perry Gymnastics Youth Clinic

NarHgA23_400x400Perry Gymnastics will be holding a Youth Clinic at Diva Gymnastics on Saturday November 3rd from 2:00-4:00pm. K-6th grade girls will learn the basic skills of gymnastics in a fun and safe environment led by the Perry High School Gymnastic team.  Click here for the registration form.

Perry vs McKinley Goodwill Donation Drive

Goodwill Drive copyThis week, we are in for a battle…on the gridiron and for Goodwill!  It’s Perry vs. McKinley in the Goodwill Drive to Victory.  The school that collects the most donations will win a $250 scholarship.  There is a donation trailer in the parking lot in between the football stadium and wellness center.  This trailer is open 7am-3pm Monday – Thursday and 7am to Noon on Friday.  Here’s a list of items that are not accepted.

Whipple Walk-A-Thon Postponed

img_0827Due to the weather forecast, our Annual Whipple Walk-A-Thon (originally scheduled for October 11th) will be postponed.  More information coming soon.