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.

·         Student's name(s) and grade(s)

·         Parent's name

Whitman faculty and staff should provide their Name and Department. Students 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.

If you 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 whitnetmoderator@gmail.com. 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 whitnet@yahoogroups.com.Attachments cannot be posted.

Note that Whitnet and Whitcom must be subscribed to separately.


  Whitcom 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 community announcements.

How to Join

Send an email to whitcom-owner@yahoogroups.com or WhitcomMgr@yahoo.com with the parent‘s name, names of children at Whitman, home phone, and email address(es).