• Mrs. Whiteside-Bates' General Information

    Welcome to my classroom. Please read through this page for general class information. For information more specific  to a course, please click the links on the left hand side. 



    Students can expect to have homework every Tuesday and Thursday. Assignments will be posted in the classroom for the entire week so students can plan accordingly. It also includes important dates such as upcoming tests and quizzes.  Parents - If you would like to be included in a weekly email of homework assignments, please let me know. You can also click the link on the right hand side for the Self Contained Homework Calendar. This includes homework and important dates for all self contained classes.


    Contacting Me

    Please feel free to contact me at my email address HWhiteside-Bates@lancasterschools.org or call my extension at 686-3255 ext 9841.


    Important Dates

    Please click here to be taken to Parent Portal or Student Portal. I update my grade book regularly so you can keep track of student progress. You can also join/check Google Classroom using the code for your individual class for further information. 


    Extra Help

    For students who feel they need extra help, I am available most Mondays before school (7:10 am - 7:30 am) and after school most days until 2:45. If students would like to come in early for help, they should let me know by 2:15 the previous day to check availability. If students would like to stay after for extra help, they should let me know by 2:15 the day of. 


    Department Links

    Here is the link to the Special Education Department and the Math Department for further information.