Located in Sioux Falls, S.D., Whittier Middle School is a coeducational school that provides academic classes to more than 1,000 students in grades six through eight. The school offers various extracurricular activities that include fairs, concerts, art and dance shows, field trips and multicultural days. It provides a wide range of athletic activities, such as football, cross country, baseball, volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, and track and field. The middle school imparts education through various departments, such as English, foreign language, math, science, social studies, special education, language arts, music, reading, and health and physical education. Whittier Middle School is a part of the Sioux Falls School District.