Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Whitby School!

Since 1958, Whitby’s teachers have gone the extra mile to ensure that every child is seen, valued and understood.  Today and for the next 60 years, that same commitment will remain at the heart of every Whitby classroom, keeping every conversation focused on what is most important – your child.

While reading these pages you will see the many ways the Whitby community reflects a standard synonymous with continuous learning. I invite you to explore the many wonderful qualities Whitby School has to offer. 

Jason Anklowitz
Head of Whitby School
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Children's House

18 Months - Kindergarten

Lower School

Grades 1 - 4
Upper School

Upper School

Grades 5 - 8

Welcome to Whitby School

Whitby was founded 60 years ago on the principle that each child must be seen, valued, and understood for achievement to happen, with heart. Our school has come a long way since then, but that core belief is still what drives us every day. 

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Frequently Asked Questions Frequently Asked Questions Read More FAQ's

Does Whitby have a Community Service Program?

Whitby’s comprehensive Upper School Community Service program aims to expand students’ view of themselves and the world, develop empathy, humility and leadership skills, and come to understand that through their individual actions they can positively impact the lives of others.

How Does Whitby Prepare Students for Secondary School Success?

Whitby’s comprehensive secondary school program provides each student with a personalized school selection process that ensures they will find the ‘best fit’ for their academic and personal goals. The program emphasizes interview skills, test preparation and Admissions seminars, resulting in Whitby graduates attending a variety of highly selective secondary schools.