About Us

Learn about Walt Whitman Middle School!

Mission Statement


  • We believe … 
    • All students can learn. 

    • We have collective responsibility for all students. 

    • Our school must address the academic, social, and emotional needs of our students and community.

    • In Professional Learning Communities, and through the work of Collaborative Teams, students will achieve at high levels. 

    • We must be culturally responsive to build relationships.

    • Diversity is a strength in creating a resilient, open-minded community of learners.


  • We inspire students to discover and pursue opportunities as they become innovative and productive global citizens.


  • Through collective responsibility and collaboration with peers, parents, and community members we will create a positive, respectful culture that sets high expectations, achievable goals, and a pathway to success for all students.

FCPS Student Rights and Responsibilities

Whitman Middle School is a part of Region 3

Fairfax County Public Schools