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WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 15, 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 4/16/2019

Last week the WolfPack earned a handful of big victories. Be sure to congratulate members of all four soccer teams, varsity girls golf, varsity tennis, and Middle School baseball on their success. You can read about these competitions and more in the recaps below!

Varsity track had another strong showing at...



Jones receives Most Positive Cheerleading Athlete Award for Cobb County
Categories: General, Middle School, Athletics
Posted: 4/16/2019

Congratulations to Faith Jones, 11th-grade, on receiving the Most Positive Cheerleading Athlete for Cobb County, a regional award granted by Georgia Positive Athlete. This organization grants college scholarships to outstanding high school athletes based on their character and athleticism. Out of the more than 5,400 Georgia high school athletes who...



Arts Day 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/11/2019

Students in the Upper and Middle school participated the annual Arts Day festivities on April 10. Upper School students began the day with a presentation and performance by Urbana Ave, a local comedic creative agency. In that session, they heard a talk on the essence of comedy and storytelling and...



Whitefield celebrates visual arts students
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School, Upper School, Fine Arts
Posted: 4/10/2019

Whitefield Annual Student Art Show, a celebration of the visual arts, was held on April 4. The evening event featured art exhibits in the Lower School Student Activities Center (LSSAC), Middle School, and Upper School. The jazz band, concert band, orchestra, and Lower School Chorale performed at various locations around...



Sixth-grade science class hatches chicks
Categories: General, Lower School, Middle School, Upper School
Posted: 4/8/2019

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

Mrs. Margine's kindergarten class visited the baby chicks and sang the classic...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 8, 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 4/8/2019

I hope many of you had the opportunity to come out and witness the incredible talents of our track team this past Saturday on a beautiful day for a track meet! The WolfPack track and field team did not disappoint at home with a great showing in front of the...



MS Spelling Bee winner advances to Scripps National Spelling Bee
Categories: General, Middle School, Student Life
Posted: 4/4/2019

Seventh-grader Marin Eckerson will represent Whitefield Academy and the state of Georgia in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in May. Marin, the first Whitefield student to participate in the National Bee, will join other spellers from all 50 states, several territories and other countries including the Bahamas, Canada, Ghana, Jamaica,...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 1, 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 4/1/2019

Last week the Pack decided that stellar defense was going to be the theme for the week. Both Middle School soccer teams, both varsity tennis teams, the varsity boys soccer, the junior varsity boys tennis, and the Middle School baseball team all had shut-out wins during last week's competition! Check...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: March 25, 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 3/25/2019

The WolfPack competed in 24 athletic events last week! Highlights included two wins by our varsity baseball team against Mt. Bethel in a Monday night doubleheader, varsity boys and girls soccer wins over King’s Ridge and St. Francis, and varsity boys and girls tennis wins over St. Francis. You can...



Two Whitefield students selected for Honor Band
Categories: General, Middle School, Fine Arts
Posted: 2/6/2019

Seventh-grade band students Olivia Young and Drew Saad auditioned and were selected for the prestigious and selective District 12 Honor Band. Olivia plays the clarinet and participated in Honor Band and Drew plays trumpet and was in Clinic Band. They rehearsed on February 1 and 2 with other top band...



Studying the movement of Earth
Categories: General, Middle School
Posted: 2/1/2019

Seventh-grade Earth science students spent time outside studying the movement of Earth and how its movement dictates shadows throughout the day.