South Whitley Elementary School is the proud home of the Bulldogs! Principal Joel Holsopple and the entire staff welcome you to our school and community. SWES was completely renovated in 2015 to best fit kindergarten through sixth grade students and offers an array of amenities including: low student to instructor ratios, state-of-the-art technology, Title 1 sponsored programs, and STEM programs such as Project Lead The Way (PLTW).
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Message from the Superintendent: Greetings Wildcats. I’ve had some calls concerning apparent rumors going around about closing the junior senior high school and moving it to Larwill. Any discussion about closing the Whitko Junior Senior High School in South Whitley
Whitko Community Schools will have a two-hour delay Monday, October 31, as staff members participate in school safety training. Teachers and staff members will prepare for threats or situations, which could result in lethal conflict, with ALICE Training to help prevent, respond to and recover from violent threats or incidents.
Welcome to South Whitley Elementary School. We believe that all students can grow and learn. Students and staff will develop their thinking and problem solving skills through careful reflection of student work and learning. We aim to nurture thoughtful and caring citizens, ready to learn from their mistakes and make a positive contribution in our school, community, and world.
7:45 – Breakfast service begins
7:55 – Classrooms are open for students
8:05 – Classes start
2:55 – Preparation bell & walker/car pick up dismissal
3:00 – Student dismissal
Mondays operate under a one hour delay from the times listed. In the event of a weather school delay on a Monday, the one hour delay will be disregarded.