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    A Country School

    An old-fashioned school for the 21st century.

    Whittenberg Country School is based on a family ranch, just to the west of Red Bluff, with over 50 acres of field and forest for youngsters to explore, study, and play in, with streams, ponds, playfields, treeships, school gardens, and more – at WCS, we have room for your kids to grow!

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    A School of Mastery

    A small school with high expectations.

    Whittenberg Country School is a School of Mastery, meaning that instead of an arbitrary curriculum schedule, students progress as they master each part of the curriculum; this means that students who need a bit more time will have it and students who are ready to move ahead can do so.

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The School

the-school-smOpened in the fall of 2011, Whittenberg Country School will be a full K-8 program, starting with the 2014-15 school year. Located just west of Red Bluff, WCS is a small school with high expectations.Read More

The Site

FamilyThe Whitten family bought the property in 1919, and now six generations have lived on the land – with the new generation being among the first group of students for Whittenberg Country School. The 50-plus acres of land stretch from one side of the Reeds Creek Valley to the other.Read More

The Students

WCSblossomgirls2The current students come from as far as Corning and as close as around the corner, and are a diverse group of boys and girls, but all of them come to school to learn; every day, they are challenged and encouraged to move ahead, both academically and personally.Read More

The Staff

DSC04948xWhittenberg Country School is a small school with a staff of three full-time teachers and two part-time art-specialist teachers. Besides the teachers, we also have an aide who helps with tuition accounting and many parent aides/helpers who assist in many different ways.Read More