About Wahitis

Wahitis Mission Statement

Soaring to excellence together.

We will prepare every student at Wahitis Elementary School for a successful middle school experience.



Wahitis Principal: Justin Johnson



Contact Us

Wahitis Elementary School
905 South 14th Avenue
Othello, WA 99344
Telephone (509) 764-1200
Fax (509) 488-3002


School Hours  Horas de Clases
8:15 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
*Collaboration days are every Monday.
School will start at 9:45 a.m on Mondays
*La escuela estará en un retraso de 1 hora 30 minutos los lunes.
Las clases comienzan a las 9:45 todos los lunes

Office Hours  Horario de la Oficina
Monday – Friday     Lunes – Viernes
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Wahitis: What does it mean?

There are multiple spellings of the word pronounced Wa-hee-tus. The word Wahattus means, “To observe the world from a high place.” Wahitis Peak is the highest point on Saddle Mountain.