Supplementing the regular activities of the classes, students are involved in a variety of other experience that serve to further enhance the variegated curriculum:
WHPS Sports Teams: Soccer (Fall), Basketball (Winter), Volleyball (Spring)
Field Trips such as live stage performances, museums, special events, environmental displays and local industry are coordinated to strength classroom instruction and further provide children with real world hands-on experiences.
WHPS After School Program and Homework Club includes a daily snack and provides a variety of activities including crafts, cooking projects, games, movies and the fun activities of the extended day care program. As part of the After School Program, a homework period for students in the 1st through 5th grades is provided. This is a time when children can do their homework in a quiet, supervised atmosphere.
The Parent Speaker Series is sponsored by WHPS and invites experts in the field to come and discuss parenting skills and other important topics in children's lives, such as health and wellness, bullying prevention, time management, and much more. Babysitting is provided at these events as well.
The Mandarin Language Program is a part of the WHPS Foreign Language Program and is an enrichment class offered after school for WHPS students (optional and free) and the local community.
WHPS offers a variety of extracurricular activities. They include once a week classes in:
- Martial arts
- Legos engineering
- Individual after school tutoring programs
- Girl Scouts
- Boy Scouts
For more information on extracurricular activities, please contact our office.