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Whitman Seventh-Grader Wins Virginia History Day Competition
April 28, 2022
Our own Zoe Limberg was named the Virginia History Day Champion in the Junior Exhibit category for the National History Day project. Zoe’s project, “Bootlegging, Beer, & Booze: The Great American Experiment,” will advance to the national competition.
Whitman Eighth-Grader Finds Own Voice As Virginia Senate Page in Richmond
April 13, 2022
Diego Orendain, an eighth-grader at Whitman Middle School in Alexandria, served as his school’s first-ever Virginia Senate page during the recent state legislative session, according to Principal Craig Herring.
Support our AVID Program at Whitman
April 11, 2022
Please consider making a donation to support our AVID Program at Whitman. Click for more details about the program and ways to donate.
Whitman Student Services Department Earns High Accreditation
March 18, 2022
We’re excited to announce that Whitman Middle School has officially obtained RAMP designation for our school counseling program from the American School Counselor Association.
Fairfax County Urban Forestry Division Brings New Trees to Whitman
November 22, 2021
Phase one of new tree planting is complete at Whitman thanks to the hard work of staff and students.
Whitman Science Students Participate in Restoration Project
November 10, 2021
In early November, Whitman 7th grade science students participated in the R3: Revitalize, Restore, Replant project. Check out the transformation of our courtyard spaces.
Whitman Design Students on a Bus Trip to Mars
October 22, 2021
This October, Whitman students experienced the life of an engineer, combining hands-on classroom activities with a one-of-a-kind immersive experience aboard the Explorer Lab.
Ms. Perez Recognized as the FCPS 2021 Region 3 Outstanding Secondary New Teacher
June 13, 2021
Congratulations to Learning Disabilities Teacher Angela Perez who was recognized as the FCPS 2021 Region 3 Outstanding Secondary New Teacher!
Ms. Miller Recognized as FCPS 2020 Region 3 Outstanding Outstanding School-based Operational Employee!
January 08, 2021
Congratulations to our office assistant Lindsey Miller who was recognized as the FCPS 2020 Region 3 Outstanding School-based Operational Employee!
Student Receive Laptops for Distance Learning
December 10, 2020
Take a look at a video about Whitman's laptop distribution program before the start of distance learning.
Whitman Supports STEM
December 10, 2020
Approximately 100 Whitman Middle students participated in STEM in the Schoolyard, an interactive event that provided students with the opportunity to create, explore, and experiment with how science, technology, engineering, and math are used in everyday life.