Welcome to Whittier International Elementary School!

Whittier is an International I.B. School that inspires students to become independent global thinkers through inquiry and action. 

Welcome back Whittier families!  All classes begin as distance learning this week.  1st through 5th begins on Tuesday, September 8.  Kindergarten and hi 5 begin on Thursday, September 10. 


Students and Parents:  Access to free e-reading resources here.

Technology tutorials for students and families: The Source provides students and families with video and written instructions to help you learn how to use an array of technology tools for Distance Learning. Tutorials are available on how to use Google Classroom, Seesaw, Google Meet, setting up iPads, Chromebooks and hotspots, and much more.  And click here for Internet Tips and Tricks for Families.

Device & School Supplies Distribution/Distribución de Dispositivos y Útiles Escolares

Please click on the above link for updated Device & School Supplies distribution info!  Haga clic en el enlace anterior para obtener información actualizada sobre la distribución de dispositivos y útiles escolares.

Is your child enrolled?

Student Placement Offices will open in person on August 20 - Student Placement Services staff are also available to help you by phone or email. Click on the link above for more information.

Community Ed Corner - ART BUDDIES and More

Art Buddies is back!  Learn more about our new Art Buddies Penpals Program -  just click on the link above for more info and to sign up!  Also, more news and updates from Whittier Community Ed.

Educational Benefits (Free & Reduced Lunch) - fill out your form ASAP!!

Please follow the above link to fill out this critical funding form for Whittiier!  ALL families with children enrolled in the Minneapolis Public Schools district should complete an Application for Educational Benefits each year. Applying matters! 

Stay connected: Update your PHONE, ADDRESS and EMAIL

Stay connected: Update your PHONE, ADDRESS and EMAIL 

Free COVID-19 testing events & flu shots coming up

Click the link above for further information about these upcoming free COVID-19 testing events & flu shots.

MacPhail Music Partnership @ Whittier International 2020-21

Click on the above link for more information about our MacPhail-Whittier partnership.