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Whittier Community Education
Arbor Day


Whittier Community Education is committed to helping in any way we can during this pandemic. Please visit the Main Minneapolis Public Schools Website for up-to-date information on our district's coordinated response.  Jeff "Nacho" Carlson, Whittier Community Ed Coordinator, is working remotely and can be reached via phone or email:

Jeff Carlson, "Nacho", Whittier Community Education Coordinator,

315 West 26th Street, Room 156; Mpls, MN 55404

Office: 612-668-4181  Cel: 612-205-8828


We had a very successful Arbor Day Celebration on May 11.  Check out the news coverage on Channel 5!  

Track our new trees, using our Arbor Day Tree Map.  So far all but two of the 29 trees made it through the summer and are looking healthy and lush.  

This is Whittier After School!

Check out all of the things we are doing in After School!!!  Whittier students are enthusiastic risk takers!  Here are some scenes from our Fall 2019 session.

Whittier Winter Wonderland

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Bike and Walk to School Day - October 2, 2019

It was a great time on the cafeteria lawn, celebrating all of our students who bike and walk to school!!!  This year we had Ms. Ashley from Culinary and Wellness Services serving up some delicious Sunrise Breakfast Grains!!!

Arbor Day Tree Planting

On May 11, 2019, the Whittier community came together to plant 29 new trees.  Now, we will work to make sure that these trees survive and thrive!  Our goal is to have a ceremony on May 11, 2022 celebration 100% survival!!