About Us

Mission Statement     



                                                                                                                                                      Purpose and Objective

At Whispering Pines School (WPS), our purpose and objectives are deeply rooted in the guiding principles of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. We are dedicated to fostering the holistic development of each child, striving to instill patterns of behavior reflective of our ultimate Leader, Jesus Christ.

As a Seventh-day Adventist Christian school, WPS is committed to imparting the following values:

  1. Supremacy of God: Instilling a profound acceptance of the supremacy of God and recognizing the Holy Bible as the guiding beacon for our lives.
  2. Church Commitment: Nurturing a commitment to the Seventh-day Adventist Church, fostering a sense of belonging and spiritual growth within our community.
  3. Healthy Interpersonal Relationships: Teaching the intrinsic value of cultivating healthy interpersonal relationships, based on respect, empathy, and compassion.
  4. Responsible Citizenship: Encouraging responsible citizenship, instilling a sense of duty and contribution to the broader community and society.
  5. Healthful, Balanced Living: Promoting the importance of healthful, balanced living, emphasizing physical well-being, and mindful nutrition.
  6. Lifelong Intellectual Growth: Cultivating a lifelong commitment to intellectual growth, fostering a love for learning that extends beyond the classroom.
  7. Effective Communication Skills: Developing effective communication skills, empowering students to express themselves thoughtfully and articulately.
  8. Rich Base of Life Skills: Equipping students with a rich base of life skills, ensuring they are prepared for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.
  9. Aesthetic Appreciation: Encouraging aesthetic appreciation, nurturing an understanding and love for the beauty found in various forms of art and culture.
  1. Competence for Career and Service: Providing the necessary competence for both career and service, preparing students to make meaningful contributions to society.


Our instructional staff comprises qualified individuals whose lifestyles serve as a testament to the unwavering support of the principles that define Seventh-day Adventist education. With a shared commitment to these values, we embark on a collective journey to inspire, educate, and empower the future leaders of our global community.

At WPS, we not only aim to educate minds but to mold characters, fostering individuals who contribute positively to both the Seventh-day Adventist Church and the broader world.


History and Location

Whispering Pines Seventh-day Adventist School (herein referred to as “WPS”) is a pre- Kindergarten-to-8th-grade school located on thirteen acres at 211 Jericho Turnpike, in Old Westbury, New York.

WPS was established at its current location in 1971 to provide a Seventh-day Adventist Christian education to children and youth of all backgrounds from Nassau and Suffolk counties, as well as from the surrounding areas.