Friday, September 28, 2018

#WhitesidePride: Fine and Performing Arts Teachers

Our students shine in our fine and performing arts.  We know that the arts are an important part of any middle school curriculum.  #WhitesidePride

Thursday, September 27, 2018


Thanks to Mrs. Dumey for bringing yoga to our school!  It is a popular class and the students enjoy learning the different poses.

#WhitesidePride: 8th Grade Team

#WhitesidePride:  8th Grade Teachers

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Chestnut Life Skills Class

The life skills curriculum from Chestnut Health Services is an important part of our 7th grade curriculum.  Our 7th graders receive instruction on positive communication, healthy choices, and drug and alcohol abuse.  We are very grateful to be a part of this community program.  Thanks to Mr. Mike Luther for his dedication to our students on these important subjects.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Teachers: #WhitesidePride

Teachers from the yellow hall displaying their #WhitesidePride!

D.A.R.E Program

We are very proud to have our 6th Graders enrolled in the D.A.R.E Program.  This important addition to our curriculum teaches students about positive communication, healthy choices, and peer pressure.  Thanks to the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department and Sergeant Fultz for their dedication to our 6th grade students.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

School Lunch Celebration

We are always looking for a reason to celebrate!  It was a perfect day to celebrate National Pizza Day in our cafeteria.  It is certainly one of the most popular school lunch items.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018

Parent Meeting for Washington, DC Trip, 2019

We are already making plans for the Washington, DC trip that will take place in 2019.  Thanks to all the parents who showed up for our meeting last week.  It is not too late to sign up your child for this life changing trip.  The deadline to sign up is September 26th.  There is financial assistance available from World Strides. 

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Edible Cells

The students in Mrs. Beaston's science class  have been learning the parts and functions for an animal and plant cell.  The students had the chance to make their own cells and eat them! 

Animal Cell- Oreo
Icing- cytoplasm 
Sweetart- nucleus
Mike and Ikes- vacuole
Nerds- mitochondrian 

Plant Cell
Chips ahoy cookie represents cell membrane 
Icing- cytoplasm
Sweetart- nucleus
Mike and Ikes- vacuole
Nerds- mitochondrian
Licorice- cell wall
Tic tacs- chloroplast 

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Parent Teacher Club Meeting

Thanks to everyone for attending the first Parent Teacher Club meeting.  We appreciate your involvement in our school and we look forward to seeing all of you at future meetings.  Parental involvement is an important component of any successful school.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

#WhitesidePride: Office Personnel

Where would we be without these three?  They keep us organized and they run the most efficient office!  They are the first people you meet when you enter our school and they represent us well.  We are so grateful to have them at  Whiteside Middle School.  When you see them, than them for all they do for our school.

Friday, September 7, 2018

Algebra 1 Meeting

Thanks to all our families for attending the Algebra I meeting with Melissa Grindstaff and Belleville East Math Department Chair Rebecca Schrader.  It is important to involve our families in our instruction and curriculum.

#WhitesidePride: Para Professionals

Our para professionals are valuable to our students, faculty, and staff.  They work hard every day to meet the needs of our students.  We appreciate everything they do for us!

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Student Council

We are so proud of our Whiteside Middle School Student Council.  The students ran great campaigns and delivered motivational speeches to their peers.  It provided all of us some relevant lessons in elections and democracies. 

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

#WhitesidePride: Cafeteria Personnel

We have the best cafeteria around due to the people who work in it.  They spend time getting to know our students and they work hard to make our cafeteria a welcoming place for everyone.  #WhitesidePride

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Broadcast News: August 31, 2018

Click the link below to view our first broadcast news of the 2018-2019 School Year!