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Whitko Baseball Team Playing at Parkview Field | Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
Show your Whitko Pride on May 7th, 2014! The Whitko Baseball Team will be hosting a game against Manchester High School at the Parkview Field, home of the Tin Caps! The first pitch will be thrown at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $5.00 and can be purchased at the Whitko Athletic Office or by a Whitko Baseball Player. Please check out the Athletic Page for more information.

Missing Slipper by Amie Fortman | Spring Musical

Hear ye, hear ye!  By royal decree of His Royal Highness Prince Christopher (Michael Thompson), every eligible girl in the kingdom is to be fitted with one glass slipper.  The girl whom he danced with at the ball left it behind, and if he finds her, she will become his bride!  Will King Maximillian and Queen Constantina (Jalen Gregory and Sidney Walters) get to finally meet their son’s true love?  Will an old widow and her two outrageous daughters (Lia Gregory, Shelby Smiley, and Ivory West) find a way to cheat?  Will the two put-upon heralds (Jonathan Johnson and Brandon Egolf) be at their wits’ end?  Or will the real bride be found?  To find out all this and more, come one come all to Whitko High School’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella on April 25 and 26.  Tickets will be available at the door for $6.00 for Adults and $5.00 for students.  The show will begin at 7:00pm in the Whitko High School Auditorium.  

Student Spotlight | Cole Eberly Receives Silver Medal

The Whitko Art Department recently competed in the 2014 Scholastics Art Contest in New York.  Cole Eberly received a National silver medal for his drawing entitled  "Shadow Box of Toys".  Over 255,00 entries were entered from all over the US and only 1% entries won awards.  Equally, the Fort Wayne NE where the contest was held, won the most awards of any regional in the United States.  The Whitko Art Department has won 38 National honors. Daniel Malicki is the Art Instructor at Whitko. Both Cole and Daniel are invited to the awards contest in June at Carnegie Hall, in New York. 

Student Spotlight | Whitko Middle School Academic Team

The Whitko Middle School Academic teams met for the Three Rivers Conference on March 20th, 2014 at Wawasee. The Whitko team placed second in the conference! The Social Studies team received first place, and the English team and Interdisciplinary team both placed in third. They will be competing again at Indian Springs on May 3rd against all Class 2 schools in the state. Good job, Academic Team Members! Good luck at the state meet!

Student Spotlight | Whitko Middle School Archery Team
Congratulations to the Whitko Middle School Archery team who placed 6th out of 30 teams at the Indiana NASP state tournament! They obtained the record score of 3203. Also, congratulations are in order for the Whitko High School Archery team who placed 6th out of 31 High School teams at the same event. It should be noted that senior Brittany Kieffer placed 4th out of 278 high school girls. Fantastic work archers! To keep up with the archery team, please check out their club page

Snow Make-Up Days | 
Due to recent inclement weather, Whitko School has announced that school will be in session as follows:
   -   Friday, April 18th ( Good Friday) 
   -   Friday, May 16th
   -   Thursday, May 29th 
   -   Friday, May 30th 
   -   Monday, June 2nd 
   -   Tuesday, June 3rd 
   -   Wednesday, June 4th | As of right now, last day of school. If there is further inclement weather, the additional make-up days will be added to the end of the school calendar. 
   -   Thursday, June 5th | Teacher Inservice Day (No Students)

School Calendars | 
The School Board approved the school calendars for upcoming two years during the March 17th, 2014 board meeting. If you would like to download a copy of the files, please click on the links below. 
2014-2015 School Calendar 
2015-2016 School Calendar 


2013-2014 School Year Calendar
Our calendar for the 2013-2014 school year is located on our Events Calendar and a printable version is also available by clicking on the hyperlink. 


Receive School Delay/Closing Updates Electronically
Use your PowerSchool login to register for our automatic message system to be notified of weather delays and cancellations. Once registered, be sure to keep your contact information current so the system works efficiently. Read more about our Weather Procedures.


IMPORTANT: Modified Wednesday Schedule
Please note: Wednesdays through the 2013-2014 school year will follow the modified Wednesday schedule.
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Reminder: School will be in session tomorrow, April 18th!
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Welcome back! How was Spring Break?
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Hope everyone is enjoying their Spring Break!
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Upcoming Events

MAY
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May 16, 2014
Snow Make-Up Day | School In Session

MAY
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May 19, 2014 6:30pm - 7:30pm
School Board Meeting

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May 26, 2014
Memorial Day - No School

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May 28, 2014
School in Session

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Whitko Community Schools
Steve Clason, Superintendent
PO Box 114
432 S. First St.
Pierceton, IN  46562

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