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Whittier International Elementary School


2008 Pine Street
Boulder, CO,  80302
Phone: 720.561.5431
Attendance: 720.561.2465
Fax: 720.561.2480
Website: http://whe.bvsd.org​​

Daily Schedule: 8:05-2:45
Enrollment: 424
Principal:  Sarah Oswick

Whittier Elementary School​ 


 About Our School

The second school built in Boulder, Whittier International was founded in 1882 and is situated in the heart of the city. Whittier is a neighborhood school with an international focus, serving students from more than 20 countries. As an authorized International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program school, Whittier incorporates the BVSD curriculum, state standards and an internationally recognized academic framework. "Inquiry" is a primary strategy used to integrate higher-order thinking, questioning and application of content knowledge through science and social studies. In addition, students in K-5 are introduced to Spanish as a world language.