The Mission Statement of
George A. Whitten Elementary School


  • We will provide a safe environment that is emotionally secure, academically challenging, and fosters social responsibility.



    • We believe that students learn best in a nurturing, disciplined, and safe environment.

    • We believe that students actively engaged in a variety of instructional strategies will reach their fullest potential.

    • We believe in the importance of educational, social, and cultural diversity.

    • We believe that effective education is a student-centered effort including the home, school, and community.