Posted 10/16/2014 10:15AM
Rachel Beninati joins Whitby as a Primary Teacher. She obtained her MAT in Early Childhood Education from Manhattanville College. Most recently, Rachel taught the four-year-olds at the Unquowa School in Fairfield, CT. Prior to that, she was both a Head Teacher and Dean of the Fours at the Dwight School's Early Years Division, where she was first introduced to the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program (IBPYP).
Posted 10/16/2014 10:01AM
Grade 3 Whitby student Max Lu ranked 5th place in the world for kids born in 2005 and 25th place in the world in the under age 10 chess section (2004, 2005). He also was named to the US Chess All-American team for 2014, and earned a spot on the national team for 2015 in Greece.
Posted 10/16/2014 09:31AM
Building a strong learning community at Whitby means engaging students, educators, parents and community partners to work together towards a common goal of enhancing students' learning opportunities and experiences. We are striving to systematically build such a community over time.
Posted 10/09/2014 04:09PM
It is interesting to compare the impression Whitby makes on external school administrators with the impression it makes on its students and graduates. To our students and graduates Whitby feels like family, being able to be yourself, and being open to seeing things from different perspectives.
Posted 10/09/2014 09:25AM
Learn about Whitby's cocurricular golf program "Golf the Right Way" and the instructor John Czarnecki, the assistant varsity golf coach at Greenwich High School.
Posted 10/06/2014 12:20PM
On Wednesday, October 1, 2014, Whitby School welcomed author and Harvard professor Dr. Howard Gardner to campus for a very special lecture series. Dr. Gardner spoke to staff and faculty about his book Five Minds for the Future. Dr. Gardner also spoke on his book, The App Generation, during the public evening lecture hosted at Temple Sholom.