Whittier CPS Science Fair Contestants

  As other students slept in, our intrepid scientists endured blowing winds and cold temperatures to arrive in style at the Richard J Daley College 2014 Science Fair. They waited for approximately 2 hours as judges carefully combed through the hundreds of research papers and write ups. When their time came,

“Torneo de Libros” “Battle of the Books”

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"Este año escolar los estudiantes de 4to y 5to grado participaron en el torneo de libros en español.  Durante varios meses leyeron 20 libros en español, escribieron resúmenes y prepararon preguntas para la competición.  Las escuelas públicas de Chicago manejan el mismo evento en inglés, conocido como "Battle of the

Whittier Chess Team Captain Gets Invite to MVP Invitational Chess Tournament

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Whittier Chess Team Works Out Originally uploaded by escuelawhittierchicago The Captain of our Whittier Chess Team, Ramiro has been invited to participate in the MVP Invitational Chess Tournament for Chicago Public School Students in April at the Harold Washington Library's Winter Garden.

Scholastic Art And Writing Awards

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The Chicago Area Writing Project is excited to announce that we were asked to be the Chicago affiliate of the 86-year old nationally reknown Scholastic Art and Writing Awards program.  What better way to acknowledge talented and creative students with an interest in writing?  Writing categories include: dramatic script, humor,