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Whittier at the Movies: Plan Ahead to Volunteer
What better way to kick off the holiday break than by helping host one of our most popular student events?
Our second feature of the year will be Disney’s Strange World, showing on Thursday, December 21st. Please check out our volunteer openings and sign up now!
Let's Raise the Dough!
Eat well to give back at Billy Bricks on Oak Park Ave. on Wednesday, December 13th, anytime from 11am - 9pm. Order family-friendly pizzas, pastas, and salads and Billy Bricks will donate 20% of each order back to the PTO. Check out their menu today!
Seeking Volunteers to Secure Auction Items for our Spring Prom Event!
Know someone with a killer lake house? Have some sweet season tickets to share? Holding on to some magnificent memorabilia? We are seeking donations of larger items like these to include in our silent auction.
We need great prizes to make this night successful! Please contact Amy with donations or leads.
Or, sign up for the Prom Committee to help secure donations from local business and services. Thank you for your help!
Registration for the Winter Session of WISE IS CLOSED!
Session 2 begins on Monday, December 4th
This program cannot run without volunteers! A Wednesday volunteer is still needed. It’s fun, takes only about 20 minutes per afternoon, and you’ll save $50 off your selected WISE course!
Around the World Event: This Wednesday, December 6th
Whittier Elementary is excited to share the cultures and traditions that make up our community. Families will showcase their culture and traditions through items like flags, artifacts, or activities such as crafts and/or food samples.
Want to Improve Street Safety? Submit Your Ideas Before 12/17!
Are there places around school or town that you feel unsafe as a pedestrian, cyclist, or driver? Add your voice to The Village of Oak Park’s Vision Zero Survey to help improve safety. The survey closes on Sunday, December 17th, so share your ideas today!
Did you know when you registered at Whittier you became part of the PTO!
There are many ways to support the Wildcat pack! Whether that is contributing to the PTO financially, attending a PTO meeting, or donating your time and talent. All help support the mission and positively impact you, your scholar and family. Find an opportunity below!LEARN MORE
Save the Dates!
Mark your calendars for Wednesday, December 20th — please note the new date — and plan to join us for our second PTO community gathering to celebrate the end of the year!
The evening will also feature representatives of many of the school clubs like Student Council, Skittles, WPAC, Science Club, and more. Come hear from teachers about all the amazing opportunities for enrichment Whittier offers.
Nothing brings together community like a shared meal, so we’d love to host a holiday celebration where we can all bring something special to share. Please sign up below!
Be sure to mark your calendars for April 6, 2024 — please note the new date — to enjoy a radical night with some totally tubular friends at the Cheney Mansion. It’s going to be like, awesome! Duh.
If you are interested in helping the planning committee, please sign up to volunteer.
Save the Date for Whittier at the Movies - Thursday, December 21st
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Whittier, It's Where You Belong!
The Whittier PTO runs on the generous donations of our community. Donations are always put to good use and we appreciate your support of our efforts!