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We, the members of the Buena Park School District Community, are dedicated to providing all children with the educational, social, and technological skills needed to successfully experience and contribute to the world around them. 
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Principal's Message

Welcome to the 2018 - 2019 School Year and the Whitaker Website.  New Principal, Mary Beckelheimer  and new Administrative Intern, Steve Little are looking forward to meeting you.  Please come by to meet us and see our newly painted buildings and recently remodeled classrooms. Students will certainly benefit from the many improvements that were completed this past summer.  We are looking forward to a great year of learning.

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Whitaker is a Common Sense School

Whitaker School has been certified as a Common Sense School! This designation represents lots of hard work by our teachers and students in implementing the Common Sense digital citizenship curriculum. This curriculum represents Whitaker's dedication to helping students think critically and use technology responsibly to learn, create, and participate.


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