Whitaker Elementary News

Blog Entries - September 2016

Hamilton County PTA's Outstanding Educator: Doug Dirr

Posted on: September 29, 2016
Whitaker Elementary teacher Doug Dirr is known for making his fourth-grade classroom a place where students feel comfortable and learn by doing, and for overseeing a host of student service projects.
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A Great Way to Help Finneytown Schools: Join a Support Organization

Posted on: September 27, 2016

For a small investment of money and time, you can make a real difference for Finneytown Schools. Please consider joining our support organizations.


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Write, draw, dance, compose, photograph your way to recognition

Posted on: September 22, 2016

It's time for Finneytown's clever and creative students to enter their work in REFLECTIONS, the National PTA arts competition. Last year, 24 Finneytown students took home honors.


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"It's a great opportunity to teach patriotism to our students."

Posted on: September 12, 2016

Finneytown elementary schools invited Springfield Township firefighters to lunch to commemorate 9/11 and to say thank you for keeping their community safe every day.

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Word of the Week - September 26

Posted on: September 25, 2016

The word of the week is frugal.             Adjective             Definition: using very little

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Word of the Week - September 19

Posted on: September 18, 2016

The word of the week is exemplary.             Adjective             Definition: serving as a model; representing the best of its

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Word of the Week - September 12

Posted on: September 11, 2016

The word of the week is diligent.                 Adjective;                 Definition: hard

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Word of the Week - September 5

Posted on: September 5, 2016

 The word of the week is respect.             Can be used as a noun or a verb;             Definition:  noun:  a feeling of deep admiration to someone;

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September Newsletter

Posted on: September 1, 2016

The September Whitaker Newsletter came home in Thursday folders today as well as spring state test results.

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