“Schools with 21 or more English Learners are required to establish a functioning English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) on programs and services for English Learners.”
Click here for information.
Follow the link below to Naviance, a new college and career planning website the district would like us to explore and use to plan for the students' futures. Thank you!
October is the month to begin the process for GATE (Gifted and Talented Education) testing for 3rd – 6th grade students. Teachers are looking at the students’ behaviors and working to determine if they are able to see evidence of gifted characteristics with any of the students in their classroom. For a list of these GATE characteristics, please go the http://web.nmusd.us and then click on Programs and scroll to GATE.
ALL 3rd graders are eligible for GATE testing if the parents give permission. For a 4th – 6th grader to qualify for testing, the student must first be recommended by their teacher or their parent. See your child’s teacher about requesting testing. Keep in mind however, that to proceed with testing, the student must meet the following guidelines:
Click here for more information about the UCI Gate Conference November 21, 2015 (Saturday) for parents as well as teachers and administrators.
Elementary Climate Survey
Calling all parents of elementary students!
Llamando a todos los padres de los estudiantes de primaria!
Whittier School News
Parent Information Regarding CAASPP/SBAC Testing
Please click here for important parent resources regarding CAASPP and SBAC student test scores.
Por favor, consulte esta hoja de porfavor vea esta información importante para padres, sobre CAASPP y SBAC (resultados de l... Continue
Notice of Required Public Hearing - Sufficiency of Instructional Materials 2015-16
THE NEWPORT-MESA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING IN COMPLIANCE WITH EDUCATION CODE 60119 AND 60422 – SUFFICIENCY OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS THAT ARE ALIGNED TO THE ACADEMIC CONTENT STANDARDS FOR SCHOOL YEAR 2015-2016.
Información sobre la comida en las escuelas
Bienvenidos al ciclo escolar 2015/2016
Servicios de Nutrición tiene el gusto y orgullo de dar servicio a todos los estudiantes, las familias y el personal del Distrito Escolar Unificado Newport-Mesa. Tenemos el compromiso de propor... Continue
I am college bound!
Box Tops for Education
Keep collecting those Box Tops for Education!
For more information about Box Tops, and which products to look on, click below
NCLB Program Improvement
This document is first in English, and then presented in Spanish.
Este documento es el primero en inglés y luego presentado en español.
Whittier Elementary School
Home of the Dolphins
Learning For All Whatever It Takes
Whittier staff believes that each child belongs to all of us.
We work together to support students in developing as healthy, confident, life-long learners.
Our school serves students in preschool through Sixth Grade.
Our current student enrollment is 774.
Whittier Elementary School
1800 Whittier Avenue
Costa Mesa, California, 92627