Parents' Council

Welcome Warrior Parents!

The parents’ organization of Whitfield School is the Parents Council. Its purpose is to support Whitfield School in its goal to develop each students’ academic, cultural, creative, social and physical potential as designated within the school’s Mission Statement. The Council is a volunteer, parent-run organization that collaborates with the school to support a number of initiatives including the Campus Store, Conant Cafe, and Booster. Volunteers are also behind the scenes hanging artwork, preparing mailings, organizing meals for thespians, and providing support for numerous one day events throughout the year. This is where YOU come in! As parents and guardians of Whitfield students you are all members of the Parents Council. You support its efforts through the dues you pay each fall. While dues are appreciated and necessary, they are only part of the picture. We also need your time and talents!

At Whitfield’s Sign Up Genius you will find descriptions of all volunteer opportunities, and have the ability to sign up electronically. I think you’ll find it a simple and handy tool. There are volunteer opportunities that fit all kinds of talents and time schedules and no experience is necessary so please take a peek and SIGN UP TODAY! Spots can fill quickly!

We all agree that a deep sense of community is what makes Whitfield special. Being a volunteer offers exposure to other parents, as well as to students, staff and faculty, thus creating a well-connected community. Our collective efforts enrich the experience generated for our kids, and offer us the opportunity to even have a bit of fun! Together we become a "Community in Action!"

Marla Wild (Emily '14, Abigail '15, Max '20)
Parents Council President

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About Us

Whitfield School is an independent, coeducational college preparatory day school for grades 6–12.

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Whitfield’s demanding academic program coupled with the support of a dedicated, world class faculty prepares graduates for both the college experience and life beyond.

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Students who choose to engage in the arts at Whitfield, whether performing or visual, discover the nearly limitless possibilities for self-expression.

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The Warriors have claimed 33 state championships, earning multiple coach and player of the year awards, and sending numerous alumni to play at the collegiate level.

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Student Life

Whitfield students are happy, healthy and engaged in their community. Working diligently both in and out of the classroom, they learn both the academic and the interpersonal skills that lead them to success in college and beyond.

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Find out what makes Whitfield unique among St. Louis schools.

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The culture of philanthropy has always been an essential part of the Whitfield experience. Whitfield is fortunate to have parents, alumni, alumni parents, faculty and staff, trustees, grandparents and special friends who consistently support our school.

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