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Whittier International

Address: 315 W. 26th St.
Minneapolis, 55404
Grades: K-5
Principal: Laurie Lamberty
Enrollment:
Hours: 9:40 a.m. - 4:10 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.4170
Fax: 612.668.4180
Email: laurie.lamberty@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: whittier.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: IB Primary Years Programme * Schoolwide Responsive Classroom program * All-day PreK * Arts integration and MacPhail Center for the Arts partnership * Heritage Spanish * Spanish Language instruction K-5* Citywide EBD Special Ed *  EL programming * Before School and After-school activities * Minneapolis Kids school-age care


 

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 2 % 4 %
African American 41 % 36 %
Asian American 2 % 6 %
Hispanic American 30 % 20 %
White American 25 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 38 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 71 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 11 % 14 %
315 W. 26th St.
Minneapolis, 55404

School Highlights

  • Linguistically, ethnically and socioeconomically diverse student and family community
  • Active Parent Teacher Association and Site Council
  • Beginning in kindergarten, students introduced to Spanish language and a variety of cultures
  • English Learner services for native Somali and Spanish speakers
  • Differentiated curriculum to support all learning levels
  • Arts integration and partnership with MacPhail Center for the Arts, including piano and violin lessons
  • Daily baby grand piano performance in school's atrium before and after school sponsored by Plymouth Congregational Church
  • Citywide Special Education Program for EBD (Emotional and Behavioral Disorders)
  • Minneapolis Kids school-age care

 

PATHWAY: Anwatin Middle

TRANSPORTATION: Zone 3

 


If you have questions about the enrollment process, please contact us at sps.department@mpls.k12.mn.us or call us at 612.668.1840.