Whitaker Elementary School, School of Excellence, is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in the community of Buena Vista. Whitaker is a small elementary school dedicated to giving excellent education to children. The school was built in 1954 and has classes kindergarten through fifth grade. Currently we have approximately 620 students.
Whitaker Elementary School offers a curriculum that is devoted to mastery of the academic fundamentals necessary for the development of each student's full potential. The teachers and staff at Whitaker believe education is a responsibility shared by the child, the home, the school and the community.
Specialists in art, music, physical education, media and guidance used to tie the humanities to the academic curriculum.