About Our School

Our School Improvement Plan: SIP

Mission Statement

We embrace our diverse community and ensure success for each and every student.

Our Vision 

Empowering students through unlimited opportunities for learning.

Address and Phone Number

19201 Thomas Farm Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Main Office: (240) 740-1060

Attendance: (240) 740-1061
Fax: (301) 840-7185

School Hours

Full School Schedule -

Grades K - 5: All students in grades K through five will attend school from 9:00 to 3:25. 

PEP and Pre-K (morning session) begins 9:00 a.m. and ends at 11:25 a.m.

PEP and Pre-K (afternoon session) begins at 12:55 p.m. and ends at 3:25 p.m.

Please remember students who walk should not come to school prior to 8:50 a.m., as supervision is not available until that time.

Early Release Schedule - 

PEP students do NOT have school

Pre-K will dismiss at 10:50 am

Kindergarten through 5th Grade will dismiss at 12:55.

Whetstone Student Pledge

I pledge to:
Be Here!
Be On Time!
Be Prepared!
and to Be Respectful!
So that everyday I can learn more and more!