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Three Soccer Players Named All-County
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 6/4/2018

Congratulations to the following members of the 2018 varsity boys soccer team for being named to the All-County boys soccer team!

First Team: West Peterson (11th), Midfield
Second Team: Jakob Burkett (12th), Defense
Honorable Mention: Stephen Hellier (12th)



Recent Graduates Named MDJ Scholar Athletes
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 5/31/2018

Eleven recent Whitefield graduates were named 2018 Scholar Athletes by the Marietta Daily Journal on May 27. 

Scholar athletes are selected based on a student's ability to flourish in the classroom and on the playing fields, tracks, courts, pools, and mats thorughout their high school career. The MDJ selected this year's...



Class of 2018 at a Glance
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 5/31/2018

Given the academic challenge and high expectations, graduating from Whitefield Academy is quite an accomplishment. Years of studying, sports practices, drama rehearsals, and other co-curricular activities all culminate into this final celebration of all that the seniors have achieved.

The Class of 2018 has much to celebrate now that they have...



Whitefield Celebrates Class of 2018 Baccalaureate and Commencement
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 5/23/2018

Whitefield celebrated the Class of 2018’s graduation with a baccalaureate service on Friday, May 18, in the Lower School Student Activity Center and the 21st Commencement on Saturday, May 19, at The Church of the Apostles. The graduates marched in robes and cords representing their various achievements as parents, grandparents,...



Justice Wins National Chess Championship
Categories: General, Middle School
Posted: 5/23/2018

Sixth-grader Drew Justice recently represented Whitefield Academy in the National Elementary Chess Championship held in Nashville. Drawing over 2,000 players from around the country, the annual four-day event begins with a six-round blitz (fast chess) tournament and concludes with a seven-round standard tournament. Drew had an outstanding performance in the...



WolfPack 2017-2018 Year in Review
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 5/21/2018

It’s been an exciting year for the WolfPack!

Highlights from the 2017-2018 year included: Varsity football going 8-4, hosting a first round playoff game, and matching the furthest run in school history in the state playoffs Varsity boys cross country claiming a region championship and third at the state championship meet, which ties...



Fourth-Graders Get Creative with Digestive System
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 5/17/2018

Fourth-graders recently learned about the digestive system in science lab. To ensure they knew the correct location of each organ God placed inside of them, they made digestive system aprons and wore them to lunch! It reminded them of how God intricately designed all the organs of their body to...



Latin Class Builds Lego Catapults
Categories: General, Middle School
Posted: 5/17/2018

Mrs. Marks' Latin 1A class is finishing their first semester in Latin with a catapult competition.

Five students built catapults from Legos and shot the same size and type of projectile three times. Competitors were Adie Henderson, Avery Lows, Derek Nickels, Toun Oderinde, and Conlon Walker. The winner for distance was...



2018 All-Area Soccer and All-Region Baseball Teams
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 5/17/2018

Congratulations to the following WolfPack soccer and baseball players who were selected to be on their respective 2018 All-Area and All-Region Teams!

All-Area Soccer
1st Team: Macy Kendrick, Stephen Hellier, West Peterson, Jakob Burkett, John Matherne, Josh Orr
2nd Team: Claire Browne, Caroline Browne, Simon Sengson, Casey Torres
Honorable Mention: Carson Llewellyn, Inessa Watson

All-Region...



Second-Graders Raise Funds for Vision Rehabilitation Services
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 5/17/2018

After their recent learning unit on Helen Keller, Whitefield second-grade students have worked diligently this past month on their service project - serving their families, neighbors, and community with lemonade stands and other fundraisers - to raise more than $3,000 for Vision Rehabilitation Services (VRS).

VRS is a local nonprofit organization...



Middle School Chorus Earns Silver at Music Festival
Categories: General, Middle School, Fine Arts
Posted: 5/16/2018

The Middle School Chorus participated in the Southern Star Music Festival on Friday. They sang two selections for a group of adjudicators and received a clinic from Dr. Stephanie Cash from Berry College. It was a very special opportunity for them to sing in a large auditorium in front of...



Digital Artwork on Exhibit at Atlanta Airport
Categories: General, Middle School, Fine Arts
Posted: 5/16/2018

Congratulations to Middle School students Peter Fleming, Derek Nickels, Cole Peterson, and Jonathan Rhudy, whose digital artwork will be on exhibit in Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport's Terminal T from July through October 2018. These students created their artwork in Photoshop using their own original photos.

If traveling through the Atlanta airport...



2018 Eighth-Grade Commissioning Ceremony and Award Winners
Categories: General, Middle School
Posted: 5/16/2018

Congratulations to all of our eighth-grade students! Their achievements were celebrated during the annual Eighth-Grade Commissioning Ceremony on May 10.

Academic Excellence for 8th Grade: Ally Berry   
8th Grade Timothy Awards: Cole Long and Caroline Kern   
8th Grade Ephesians Award: Luke Sinclair  
Outstanding Citizen Award: Chase Blackwell 
8th grade English Academic Excellence: Zoe Justice Teacher's...



Smyrna Mayor Awards Members of Whitefield Community
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 5/14/2018

On Monday, May 7, three members of the Whitefield community were honored by City of Smyrna Mayor Max Bacon at an Education Awards Ceremony. As a strong advocate for education, Mayor Bacon created the Mayor's Education Awards in 2006 to recognize outstanding students, staff members, and volunteers from Smyrna-area schools,...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: May 14, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 5/14/2018

Last week our varsity boys soccer team and varsity track team finished our athletic seasons for the 2017-2018 school year! Varsity boys competed in a hard-fought game against Paideia in the semifinal round of the state tournament on Tuesday, which came down to the final seconds of the match. This...



2018 Fifth- Through Seventh-Grade Awards
Categories: General, Middle School
Posted: 5/14/2018

The fifth- through seventh- grade year-end awards ceremony was held on May 3. Congratulations to the following award recipients!

Fifth Grade
  Academic Excellence for 5th Grade: Elizabeth Cella
5th Grade Timothy Award: Everett Buero and Trinity Walker
5th Grade Bible Academic Excellence: Emily McDonald Teacher's Award: Chelsea Taylor Passion for Learning Award: Noah Pitchersky 5th Grade Language Arts Academic...



Whitefield Students Excel in AP Competition
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 5/11/2018

Seven Upper School students enrolled in AP Computer Science attended the annual AP Bowl held at Georgia Tech on April 28. The competition, which involves taking a test similar to the multiple-choice portion of the AP Computer Science exam, drew a field of nearly 200 students from metro-Atlanta high schools. 

For...



Seven Seniors Sign Commitments to Play Collegiate Athletics
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 5/11/2018

During Whitefield's college signing ceremony on May 3, seven seniors committed to play athletics at the collegiate level. Congratulations to the following members of the Class of 2018 for their accomplishment!

Rachid Bilotti (Soccer) – Gordon College
Carter Huffman (Baseball) – Sewanee: The University of the South
Jake Lewis (Football) – Berry College
Wills...



Upper School Students Excel at National Spanish Examinations
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 5/9/2018

Congratulations to the Whitefield Spanish students who attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2018 National Spanish Examinations! Students from Whitefield Academy earned one gold medal, four silver medals, and thirteen bronze medals, along with seven honorable mentions. 

The National Spanish Examinations are online, standardized assessment tools for grades 6-12,...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: May 7, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 5/7/2018

Last week the Pack continued to draw spring sports seasons to a close. The varsity girls tennis team ended their season in a hard-fought match against Athens Academy in the second round of state playoffs. Congratulations girls on an excellent season. We look forward to returning this entire strong team...



The Puppet Guy Performs For Lower School
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 5/2/2018

Lee Bryan, aka “That Puppet Guy,” shared his fun performing puppets with PreK4 and kindergarten classes on May 1. Lee has been visiting Whitefield for several years entertaining our little ones! And guess what? This is his JOB!

Thanks, Lee, for your silliness and enthusiasm for showtime!



Life After the Annual Student Art Show
Categories: General, Middle School, Fine Arts
Posted: 5/1/2018

Hopefully you have had a chance to view and be inspired by the Annual Middle School Student Art Show! You may wonder, "What do the art students do now?" They continue to expand their creative minds with the study of some extremely creative artists and artistic disciplines!

The fifth-grade art students...



2018 Upper School Awards
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 4/30/2018

The Upper School year-end awards ceremony was held on April 26. Additional photos can be found by clicking here.

Congratulations to the following award recipients!

12th-Grade Awards
Bible Department award: Matthew Cofield
English Department award: Maggie Heiskell
History Department award: Christian Knox
Foreign Language Department award: Malcolm Griffin
Mathematics Department award: Stephen Hellier
Performing Arts Department awards: Performing Arts...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 30, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 4/30/2018

Last week both Middle School and Upper School athletic teams began participating in end-of-season tournaments. Middle School girls soccer won the Metro10 championship on Friday (Congratulations, Pack!!), and varsity track competed in the sectional meet on Saturday. Varsity lacrosse finished their season last week with a well-fought game against Fellowship...



Stewart Goes Behind the Scenes of Avengers Movie
Categories: General, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/26/2018

Senior Kaitlyn Stewart was recently given access to visit the film sets of "Avengers: Infinity War" (opening April 27) and "Avengers 4" (opening May 2019). She was allowed to sketch while watching different scenes with actors including Chris Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Robert Downey Jr.

Kaitlyn enjoyed seeing behind the scenes...



Sixth-Graders Hatch Chicks to Study Genetics
Categories: General, Middle School
Posted: 4/24/2018

Mrs. Figaretti's sixth-grade life science class hatched chicken eggs as part of their unit on cells and genetics. After 21 days in the 100-degree incubator, they were excited to see the hatching of the chicks! 

The students enjoyed holding them, and after the unit was completed, Mrs. Beard's third-grade class adopted...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 23, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 4/23/2018

The spring athletic season began wrapping up last week, as Middle School boys and girls track took second place and fourth place at the Metro10 championship meet, while a three-game series sweep against Christian Heritage finished off varsity baseball's season. Whitefield also hosted the varsity track area meet on Tuesday...



Ten Thousand Reasons 2018 Grant Recipients Announced
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School, Upper School, Student Life, Community Service
Posted: 4/22/2018

On Monday, April 16, Whitefield Academy students led an all-school assembly celebrating service and the school's mission of "Others Ahead of Self." Five different charities served by Whitefield students were awarded $59,075 in Ten Thousand Reasons (TTR) grants this year. A guest speaker from Feed My Lambs, a previously-funded charity,...



Jazz Band Wows at the Bow Wow Brunch
Categories: General, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/20/2018

The Whitefield Jazz Band had the opportunity to perform on Sunday, April 15, at the "Bow Wow Brunch," an English garden party-themed event benefitting the Atlanta Humane Society. The students played over an hour of jazz tunes and fun British-style songs. The guys were gifted with Union Jack bow ties....



The Big Broadcast is a Big Hit!
Categories: General, Lower School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/20/2018

Second- through fourth-grade students presented an exciting musical event called "The Big Broadcast" on Friday, April 13.

The show was a hybrid concept format, based on cabaret-style scenes from various musicals showcased in between original or individual student acts, like a variety show. Not only does a show like this involve...



Eighth-Graders Host Field Day at AYA
Categories: General, Middle School
Posted: 4/19/2018

Each year, our eighth-grade students have the incredible opportunity to partner with the Atlanta Youth Academy (AYA) in facilitating their annual Field Day for their students and for God’s glory. Former Whitefield headmaster Chuck Johnston was a principal of this inner-city, private Christian school, and we look forward to serving...



Upper School Celebrates Arts Day
Categories: General, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/18/2018

The Upper School experienced a full day of art during Arts Day on April 11.

The morning kicked off with a high-energy performance by Calo Gitano Dance Academy, the largest flamenco dance academy in Georgia. Students learned the origin of Flamenco and a few moves of their own. Afterward, they heard from Chinua...



National Honor Society Inductees 2018
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 4/17/2018

Forty-four Whitefield students joined the National Honor Society at an induction ceremony held in the Athletic Center on April 12. Established in 1921, the NHS recognizes outstanding high school students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character.

Christopher McDonald, NHS sponsor and science department chair,...



Middle School Celebrates Arts Day
Categories: General, Middle School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/16/2018

Middle School students enjoyed a morning at some of Atlanta's hot art spots during Arts Day on April 11.

Fifth-graders visited the Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA), where they saw the exhibit “Designing Playful Cities.” This exhibit takes visitors through interactive installations that present a strong case for designing play into urban...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 16, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 4/16/2018

Last week we had the opportunity to celebrate the WolfPack in some special ways! On Tuesday, the varsity girls soccer team honored coach Lou Nardi, who is finishing his final season as a soccer coach at Whitefield after faithfully serving for 16 years. The team showed a presentation with photos...



Legacy Gala Honors Brostrand and Launches Capital Campaign
Categories: General, Lower School, Capital Campaign
Posted: 4/13/2018

The Whitefield Legacy Gala held on April 7 served as a special time to honor Whitefield's past, celebrate its present, and build its future. Members of the Whitefield community, from parents to teachers to alumni, gathered at The Fairmont for a time of fellowship and a delicious dinner while commemorating...



Annual Student Art Show Awards 2018
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/13/2018

The Whitefield Annual Student Art Show was held on April 5. This celebration of the visual arts also included performances by our bands, orchestra, Lower School chorale, and Middle School drama students.

The judge for this year's art show was Kim Ford, a Middle School parent. She has been teaching visual...



Students Amazed During Arts and Science Day
Categories: General, Lower School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/12/2018

On April 6, messiness was the order of the day as Lower School students took a break from their regular schedules and spent a whole day dedicated to the arts and sciences. The theme of the day was "Be Amazed!" as students experienced God's awesome universe through art projects and...



Orchestra Earns First-Ever Trophy
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/10/2018

The Whitefield Orchestra competed in the Southern Star Music Festival at Six Flags last weekend. They performed two pieces, receiving a silver ranking of Excellence and the first-ever trophy for the Whitefield orchestra program!

They also had the opportunity to meet and attend a workshop with Mr. Benjamin Diden, assistant director...



Second Grade Spends Night at the Zoo
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 4/10/2018

One of the highlights of Whitefield's second-grade year is participating in a special program offered by Zoo Atlanta called Night Crawlers, where the students are taken on tour of the zoo after-hours and then get to spend the night right there at the zoo! 

They arrived at Zoo Atlanta after closing...



2018 Senior Scholars Announced
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 4/10/2018

On Tuesday, April 3, Whitefield Academy held a senior scholars luncheon in honor of the 22 seniors who have earned the magna cum laude and summa cum laude distinction.

As a group, these students include six with 4.0 GPAs.

To earn the magna cum laude distinction, students must earn a 3.70-4.0 cumulative...



PreK4 Enjoys Delicious Math Lesson
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 4/10/2018

The PreK4 classes recently enjoyed a "delicious" field trip to St. Angelo's Pizza as part of their math lesson on wholes and parts of a whole.

While at the restaurant, the students made their own "whole" pizzas, starting with dough and then adding the sauce, cheese, and their choice of toppings....



2018 All-State Swimming Honors
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 4/9/2018

Congratulations to our varsity swimmers and divers who earned all-state honors for the 2017-2018 season!

Senior Brooks Merkle - 1st Team All-State
Freshman Avery Fassnacht - 1st Team All-State
Junior Emilie Grand’Pierre - 3rd Team All-State

Additional congratulations go to Brooks, who was also invited to train for a week at the Olympic Training...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 9, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 4/9/2018

Last week held a variety of highlights for the WolfPack! On Wednesday night we celebrated our senior athletes participating in spring sports. We honored the accomplishments and memories of 38 members of the Class of 2018 and cheered our varsity girls soccer team to a 4-2 victory over Pace Academy!...



Third-Graders Sleep Overnight in a Cave
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 3/29/2018

Third-graders made some wonderful memories at their overnight field trip to DeSoto Caverns in Childersburg, Alabama, March 27 and 28. Students were able to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities such as a rock-climbing wall, archery, and a cave crawl simulation box. Afterward, they headed into the cave to put...



PreK4 Celebrates the Letter P with Special Guests
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 3/29/2018

In celebration of the letter P, the PreK4 classes welcomed several special guests to talk about their professions.

Former police chief Mitch Plumb briefly shared about his role as a police officer for 38 years before coming to Whitefield three years ago as head of security. Before leaving the class, he...



Chess Team Wins State Championship for 2nd Straight Year
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School
Posted: 3/29/2018

For the second year in a row, Whitefield Chess has won a state championship!

A year after bringing home the K-5 title, Whitefield secured first place in the middle school division of the 2018 Georgia K-8 team state championship held on Sunday, March 26. Sixth-graders Efetobo Aror, Nate Jones, and Drew...



Fourth-Graders Show Love Beyond Walls
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 3/27/2018

For their class service project, Whitefield fourth-grade students were able to partner with Love Beyond Walls in College Park. They helped organize supplies, created Blessing Bags, and learned about the plight of poverty in our city. Praying that the people who receive these items will be blessed and feel the...



Hughes to Become Published Author
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 3/26/2018

Congratulations to Dr. Kyle Hughes, whose dissertation, "The Trinitarian Testimony of the Spirit: Prosopological Exegesis and the Development of Pre-Nicene Pneumatology," will be published in June by Brill in their prestigious series Vigiliae Christianae Supplements.

Click here to read more about his publication and order a copy. 



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: March 26, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 3/26/2018

Despite a handful of cancelled games due to inclement weather, the Pack brought in 10 victories along with a second-place golf finish and multiple track championship qualifiers last week. All of our varsity teams contributed to the victories claimed this week, as girls soccer had a last-second (literally!), thrilling overtime...



Third-Graders Become Archaeologists for the Day
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 3/20/2018

Third-graders became archaeologists and dug up ancient artifacts during a recent field trip to the Biblical History Center in LaGrange. This trip supported both the third-grade history and Bible curriculum. 

Students first toured the Holy Land museum, where they viewed oil lamps, murex shells (from which purple dye is made), Roman...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: March 19, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 3/19/2018

Welcome back, WolfPack!
I hope you each enjoyed restful breaks and opportunities to make great memories.

The Pack is about halfway through the spring athletic season. Recently, we celebrated an awesome performance by our varsity track team at the Pace Academy meet, where Whitefield ranked first overall. Field athletes claimed one of...



PackBackers Varsity Winter Sports 2017 Recap
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 3/9/2018

Varsity Swim and Dive
This year’s team placed higher at the state meet than any other swim/dive team in the history of Whitefield! They did so with only one diver, Avery Fassnacht (9th), one female swimmer, Emilie Grand’Pierre (11th), and one male swimmer, Brooks Merkle (12th) qualifying for the state meet.

The...



Gossett and Hellier named 2018 STAR Student and Teacher
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 3/8/2018

Congratulations to senior Evan Gossett for being named Whitefield’s 2018 STAR Student. He chose Steve Hellier, Upper School math teacher, as his STAR Teacher.

The Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program honors Georgia's highest achieving high school seniors and the teachers who have been most instrumental in their academic development. Since...



7th-Graders Create Homemade Toys for History Lesson
Categories: General, Middle School
Posted: 3/6/2018

Seventh-graders in Mrs. Powell's history class presented their homemade toys to conclude their unit on the Great Depression. The toys were made from scrap materials from home - nothing was purchased! The students were asked to pretend they were an older sibling making a toy/game for their siblings while their...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: March 5, 2018
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 3/5/2018

The WolfPack competed well last week, ending with awesome victories on Thursday and Friday by girls varsity soccer (10-0 over St. Francis), boys varsity soccer (11-1 over St. Francis), and varsity lacrosse (15-5 over Sprayberry). Click here to see the Marietta Daily Journal’s note on these decisive soccer wins. Varsity...



Upper School Partners with Cobb County in Library Card Drive
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 3/5/2018

On March 2, the Upper School library welcomed Elizabeth Puckett, young adult librarian at the Vinings Branch of the Cobby County Public Library System, to deliver library cards to students who completed an application. The goal of the library card drive was to provide students with more access to online...



Four Students Earn Eagle Scout Rank
Categories: General, Upper School
Posted: 2/28/2018

Whitefield Academy's Boy Scout Troop 554 has four new Eagle Scouts! Congratulations to Crawford Folk (11th), Will Thomas (10th), Cannon Crompton (11th), and Everett Sinclair (10th) for their recent completion of the rigorous Eagle requirements. The young men were conferred scouting's highest rank in recent ceremonies.

Only five percent of boys...



Chapel Programs Honor Black History Month
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School, Upper School
Posted: 2/23/2018

During the month of February, Whitefield celebrated Black History Month with two special chapel programs that served to inspire and unite our community.

Middle and Upper Schools

On February 8, Middle and Upper School faculty and staff were treated to several uplifting performances by our Whitefield Gospel Ensemble. Click here to view...



Drama Students to Perform Play Written by Alumna
Categories: General, Upper School, Fine Arts, Alumni
Posted: 2/21/2018

Whitefield alumna and writing student Brendan Thomas (’17) has a new addition to her resume: professional playwright. The college freshman recently wrote her first full-length play and sold her work, entitled “Murder Doesn’t Feed the Hungry,” to her alma mater for production.

Taking six English classes in her four years of...



Fourth-Graders Enjoy Annual Driftwood Field Trip
Categories: General, Lower School
Posted: 2/19/2018

Whitefield fourth-graders recently spent an exciting three days and two nights at the Driftwood Education Center on St. Simons Island. The field trip was designed to complement science and geography lessons already taking place in the classroom. It provided multiple opportunities for students to experience hands-on learning about ocean life,...



2018 Scholastic Art and Writing Competition Winners
Categories: General, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 2/16/2018

Congratulations to the Upper School students whose artwork and writing have been selected as award winners in the 2018 Scholastic Art and Writing Competition for Georgia! Their work was chosen from over 3,000 entries submitted from both public and private schools throughout the state. The ceremony for all Gold and...



“Celebrating Black History” Student Art on Display On and Off Campus
Categories: General, Fine Arts
Posted: 2/12/2018

Artwork created to celebrate Black History Month is currently on display on campus in the Upper and Middle School lobbies. The same exhibit is also on display at the Northside Fulton County Library (3295 Northside Parkway NW, Atlanta, 30327). Please stop by and view the works created in Photoshop and...



Middle and Upper Schools Have Heart for the Homeless
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Community Service
Posted: 2/11/2018

Whitefield Academy partnered with Heart for the Homeless to provide Valentine boxes for the homeless in our city. Both Middle and Upper School students prepared shoebox-sized plastic containers by decorating them with hearts and packing them with a water bottle, Valentine candy, a handwritten Valentine, Zip-lock bags, and essentials such...



Varsity Swim and Dive Excels at State
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 2/6/2018

The varsity swim and dive team had a great weekend sending three members of the team to the A-5A GHSA state championship meet held at Georgia Tech. This year’s meet incorporated a new feature to the meet, with teams from A-3A schools being scored in their own division.

Starting off the...



Middle School Gold Basketball Wins Metro10 Championship
Categories: General, Athletics
Posted: 2/4/2018

The Middle School gold team scored off the opening tip and never looked back on Saturday afternoon, defeating Fellowship Christian 42-18 to claim the Metro10 seventh-grade boys basketball championship.

In front of a large home crowd, Whitefield played its best game of the season and excelled on both ends of the...



Mrs. Hicks' Art Detectives
Categories: General, Lower School, Fine Arts
Posted: 2/2/2018

Mrs. Hicks invites all Lower School students to become art detectives! Students are encouraged to visit an art museum in America or around the world and bring her pictures of themselves next to their favorite artwork. In return, students will receive a travel sketchbook, and their picture will be displayed...