Whitnet is the PTSA's
moderated e-mail network for parents/guardians, staff and interested students
of Walt Whitman High School. Please note that Whitnet is not a "discussion
board”; it is reserved for official PTSA and school related announcements.
How to Join
To subscribe, go to http://groups.yahoo.com/group/whitnet, choose
"+ Join Group". At the bottom of the text box, click on “Don’t
have an account? Sign up”. In the
next window, if you have a Yahoo ID, click on “Sign in”. If you
have an email address other than Yahoo, click on the text “I’d rather use my own email
address” and enter
the information required. You will go through a couple of verification steps,
and in window where you fill in the “Captcha” code there is a text box called
“Comment to Owner:” You MUST enter the information to BOTH bullet points below
before submitting your request, or processing of your request will be delayed until
the information has been sent to the subscriptions moderator.
name(s) and grade(s)
Whitman faculty and staff should provide their Name and
are also permitted to subscribe.
Once you are approved for
membership, you will receive a message to your email account. This
will take a day or two.
would like to change how often you receive Whitnet notifications (daily digest
or individual emails), click “Membership”, then “Edit Membership”. Click
on the Edit (pencil) icon next to “Subscription” and change settings.
If you have questions or problems, please
email the subscription moderator at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that
moderators can no longer subscribe persons directly. You have to follow
this process on the Yahoogroups web site.
How to Post
To post to Whitnet, write the message in the body of the
email, and sign with your name and your affiliation to the
committee/team/subject that you are posting about. Send to email@example.com.Attachments cannot be
Note that Whitnet and
Whitcom must be subscribed to separately.
is a managed, unmoderated, e-mail discussion group open to parents,
faculty, and staff of Whitman High School. Whitcom is for informal
communication about topics related to Whitman, such as items lost at school,
requests for tutors or carpools, and general questions regarding sports or
other after-school activities and events. The manager posts the weekly
an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or WhitcomMgr@yahoo.com with the parent‘s name, names of children at Whitman, home
phone, and email address(es).