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Student Life

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Within our community of trust, students are encouraged to take risks and try new things—and they do.  Spirited and proud of their school, Whitfield students participate in myriad activities, support one another and celebrate each other's successes.

Student Leadership

From the classroom to the court, Whitfield students take pride in being involved, and trying new things.

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Clubs & Organizations

Student Clubs provide an opportunity for students to explore their interests outside the classroom.

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Middle School Warrior of the Week

Student Services

School leaders partner with families to provide a robust academic experience for all students from sixth grade through senior year.

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Lunch

SAGE Dining Services ® prepares seasonal menus that are custom designed for us, reflecting the students' preferences as well as the fresh products available in the market. 

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Dress Code

Whitfield expects that students dress in a way that prepares them for the school day or any school-sponsored activities or events.

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BY THE NUMBERS

23

Clubs

100%

Clubs led by Students

6

Affinity Groups

30

Leadership Development Series participants

STUDENT LIFE

Whitfield is a school full of participants.  In addition to homework and academic pursuits, students may play sports, participate in theater productions, lead clubs, and get rowdy with The Green Scene. They do a lot!  We value trying new things, supporting one another and engaging in our community.  Below are photos of life at Whitfield.

Spirit Week

During this week leading up to Homecoming, students dress up every day and enjoy extended Assemblies at which classes are awarded Spirit Points.

Lip Syncs & Bonfire

This all-community event is the culmination of Spirit Week. Each class performs a choreographed lip sync, fall athletic teams are recognized and the students gather around a bonfire.

Theater

Whitfield's strong performing arts curriculum includes impressive theater productions for both Middle and Upper School students.  The Fall Pay, Student-directed One Acts and Spring Musical offer students many opportunities to build confidence as performers, directors and producers.

TSA

Technology Student Association

TSA is one of many clubs for students that builds upon our academic program.  Just for Middle School students, this members of this club get to take a deeper dive into science and engineering.

Collaboration

On any night of the week you will find Whitfield students hanging out on well past the end of the school day.  Often, students are working on collaborative projects for class or clubs.  Because our students come from all over the greater St. Louis area, students choose to stay on campus to complete group work.

Green Scene

The Green Scene is Whitfield's student spirit club.  While Whitfield students cheer on their friends and classmates even without encouragement, the Green Scene organizes special opportunities for the whole community to come out and show their spirit!

Service

Giving back to our community is important to our school community.  Annually, Whitfield partners with a variety of nonprofit organizations to facilitate service drives and volunteering opportunities.  Partners include: LifeWise STL (formerly Kingdom House), Special Olympics, American Red Cross, Operation Food Search, the Literacy Project, Northside Community School, just to name a few.