Principal Jacob Everett Attends 2019 Orientation

Central Office Hosts Event Welcoming
All New Hires to Whitko Community Schools

LARWILL, IN -- Monday morning (August 5th), Whitko's newest members to join the team visited the Central Office for an orientation welcome breakfast. Among those introduced that morning was the newest member of Whitko Jr/Sr High School, Principal Jacob Everett. Welcome to the school district, Principal Everett!


August 6th is Back to School Night for Whitko Jr/Sr High School. They will host their back to school event from 5:30 - 8pm. Beginning at 6pm, 7th graders will participate in Jr High Orientation in the main auditorium, while at 7pm, 9th Grade Orientation for Sr High students will be hosted in the main auditorium.

August 7th is Back to School Night for both Pierceton and South Whitley Elementary. They will host their back to school evening events from 5:30 - 6:30pm.

Come to those events and tour the facility, see your classrooms, meet the teachers and administrators, and check out your new locker!

The first day of school for Whitko officially is Thursday, August 8th.

2019 New Whitko Employees:

Jacob Everett - Principal at WJSHS
Michelle Bradley - WJSHS Business Teacher
Phil Jensen - WJSHS Business Teacher / Varsity Football Coach
Derek Sorg - WJSHS Engineering Teacher
Sarah Wegener - WJSHS English Teacher
Sarah Harrison - WJSHS English Teacher
Mallery Pierce - WJSH Family & Community Services
Lynelle Holloway - WJSHS Spanish
John Paul Secrest - WJSHS Special Education
Regina Stahl - WJSHS Special Education
Lindsay Cornwell - WJSHS Special Education
Emily Whiteleather - PES Kindergarten
Lindsay Moseley - PES 2nd Grade
Madison Clark - PES 2nd Grade
Alexis Morris - PES 4th Grade
Michele Smith - Principal at PES
Brock Elliot - PES Special Education/Resource Teacher
Lauren Cahill - PES Special Education/Resource Teacher
Kristine Jacquay - PES Special Education/Resource Teacher
Rubin Gonzalez - Custodian
Jennifer Brown - SWE 2nd Grade
Nicole Berger - SWE 2nd Grade
Jami Hixson - Minibus Driver

Image 1: PES' newest 4th grade teacher, Alexix Morris and Brock Elliot the new Special Education Instructor for PES, and Curriculum Director Ward Lamon stands in the background. Image 2: Michelle Bradley introduces herself as the new business teacher at WJSHS. Image 3: Returning 1st Grade Teacher Angie Tranter sits alongside the new WJSHS Engineering Teacher, Derek Sorg.