Long Sleeve T-Shirt Drive: Now Until April 16th!


Our afterschool SHIP club, the Food Justice League, is sponsoring a drive to combat pesticide exposure for our local farmers.  Help us help farmworkers by donating your new or gently used long sleeve, cotton t-shirts to the Association of Farmworker Opportunity Program’s t-shirt drive from now until April 16th.  Please see the flier for more details:

Food Justice League t shirt flyer


Beth Wells: 2018 Support Staff of the Year!

We are so proud to announce that our 2018 Support Staff of the Year recipient is none other than our beloved school nurse, Beth Wells! From soothing scrapes to wiping tears, Beth does so much for our learning community and we are SO proud that she is in our school family! We’d also like to congratulate our other two fabulous nominees: Bob Keller and Karen Brigham! It’s truly awesome to be a Patriot

Third Grade Leprechaun Traps!

Matthew Whaley’s Staff Volleyball Team are Champs Again!

Matthew Whaley’s team of awesome teachers became the undefeated two time WJCC championship winners of volleyball this season in the final game against Matoaka Elementary! Thank you for all of the support at our games. We had such a blast 🏐!

Join Us for a Themed Career Spirit Week! (Mar 26-30)

We are having a spirit week to celebrate our upcoming Career Day on Friday!  We hope that your students will join us!  Check out the flier for what the theme is on each day.  Career Day flyer for Spirit Days

We need YOU for Career Day at MW Friday, March 30th!

PARENTS! We are looking for you to share your jobs with our students. We will rotate the students through 6 sessions on a 20-minute rotation. If you are interested, please contact Kendall Almasian, the School Counselor at Matthew Whaley.  Please check out the flier for more information:


Career Day flyer for parents 4th & 5th grade

Join Us for International Night March 27th (4:30-5:45 p.m.)

We are so excited for our annual International Night on Tuesday, March 27th!  Please join us from 4:30-5:45 in the gym for a cultural extravaganza.  Bring the whole family to try new foods, enjoy live performances, and learn about the countries represented at Matthew Whaley Elementary. We look forward to seeing you all there!  Check out the flier for more information and a link to sign up to volunteer:



Strategic Planning Survey Extended to 3-16!

We need your input!  Please take 15-20 minutes to complete this very important survey about WJCC’s five year strategic plan.  Thank you!

Strategic Plan Input Survey Flyer

Read Across America Day!