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Junior Powderpuff team celebrating their win in the football game.

Photo of the Day, May 18: Upperclassmen compete in Powderpuff football game

By Rohin Dahiya May 18, 2022

Over 50 students competed in the first-ever “Powderpuff” football competition at Radnor Elementary School this afternoon. Student organizers facilitated the friendly two-hand touch football game between...

Photo of the Day, Nov. 19: Get twisted!

Photo of the Day, Nov. 19: “Get twisted!”

By Stephanie Solomon November 19, 2021

"Get twisted!” members of Whitman’s drumline shouted, proceeding to clash their cymbals together in unison.  As the final bell rang this afternoon, students exiting the school building gathered...

Photo of the Day, Nov. 10: LGBTQ+ History Museum

Photo of the Day, Nov. 10: LGBTQ+ History Museum

By Zoe Cantor November 10, 2021

Whitman students gather in the commons area in the new addition to view the LGBTQ+ History Museum that the LGBTQ+ studies class put together earlier this week. The museum was highlighted in today’s OneWhitman...

The Foms perform at the pep rally for the first time in two years.

Photo of the Day, Oct. 8: Who’s got spirit?

By Grace Corbett October 8, 2021

Whitman held its first pep rally in over two years this morning. The event, which included an abbreviated Battle of the Classes competition, took place on the football field rather than in the gymnasium...

Photo of the Day, Sept. 24: fourth period fire drill

Photo of the Day, Sept. 24: fourth period fire drill

By Alex Schupak September 24, 2021

Whitman administrators ran a routine fire drill in fourth period today. Due to last year’s virtual learning model, this was the first such event that the entire student body participated in since the...

Photo of Yesterday, Sept. 24: Clubs Night

Photo of Yesterday, Sept. 24: Clubs Night

By Matt Eisner September 24, 2021

For the first time in nearly two years, Whitman held its annual Clubs Night event on September 23.  Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, Clubs Night took place in the cafeteria and the main courtyard....

Photo of the Day, Sept. 22: in-person OneWhitman returns

Photo of the Day, Sept. 22: in-person OneWhitman returns

By Stephanie Solomon September 22, 2021

Students in math teacher Ralph Hisle’s Honors Geometry class spent extra time in their second period this morning for the first OneWhitman session of the 2021–2022 school year.  Principal Robert...

Photo of the Day, Sept. 20: sweet treats!

Photo of the Day, Sept. 20: sweet treats!

By Lily Freeman September 20, 2021

Students crowd by the ice cream truck that parked next to Whitman during lunch this afternoon. Today marked the truck's second week bringing business to the school this year; the line of student ice cream,...

Photo of the Day, May 24: Class in the auditorium

Photo of the Day, May 24: Class in the auditorium

By Alex Schupak May 24, 2021

For the eighth straight week, students in some art, English, social studies and world languages classes gather in the auditorium for their third period class. Students log onto Zoom in the room every day...

Photo of the day: 2/14

Photo of the day: 2/14

By James Marzolf February 15, 2020

The Guy Poms came out Friday, Feb. 14 in celebration of Valentine’s Day. For five dollars, students could purchase a singing gram for someone and have the Guy Poms sing a song for them during third period. “It’s...

Photo of the day: Jan. 31

Photo of the day: Jan. 31

By Christian Hill February 1, 2020

Students attended an assembly yesterday to hear pieces from Whitman’s various music ensembles and acapella groups.  “I think that there's a level of cohesion and community in our music department...

Photo of the day: January 29

Photo of the day: January 29

By Christian Hill January 30, 2020

Any students looking for a fun, easy job opportunity? Sunset Pool visited Whitman yesterday to recruit lifeguards for the upcoming summer. They offer part time and full time positions, and are open to...

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