[metaslider id=11850] Volunteers from ComEd came to Whittier today, August 8th and helped paint our cafeteria and set up our music room. The volunteer project was organized through our partners, Merit School of Music. Volunteers from the Strategy and Technology team at ComEd carried instruments up 3 floors, cleaned out a
Class 301 seventh and eighth graders had a boost to their creative spirit with a week long workshop that combined History, Music and Drama. Resident Artists from Rooselvelt University's Auditorium Theater visited us for 4 days to construct a dramatic representation of excerpts from a speech delivered by Martin Luther
The Health and Safety Assessment course at Whittier School was completed Wednesday 12/2 and the students helped the CCLCP interns create, administer, and summarize a health survey looking into the safety in and around Whittier School. The survey was given in electronic form to the Whittier 6th, 7th, and 8th
Whittier is honored to be a part of the Chicago Arts Partnership in Education's Design Seminar Program. On Thursday, October 22, Whittier hosted the first professional development for the artists and teachers from all of the participating schools for 2009-10. Participants learned about the program from Arnold Aprill, the Founding and Creative Director for CAPE.