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Services and Departments Served

Every school is unique so please discuss areas you may want to study and explore that are not listed below.

From surveys, to focus groups, to faculty input and engagement, admission and enrollment workshops, summer program development, fundraising, community partnerships, merit programs, brand awareness, communications, new family engagement, community events, community impact programs, new head matriculati​on, board information and projects, and special projects are many of the areas Whetstone

can help you and your school community better navigate.

We also provide specific services for School Boards and School Heads.

Whetstone serves southeast, independent schools, grades pre-K - 12.

Some areas where our knowledge may be of service: Admissions process, Development, Financial Aid, Business Office, Alumni, Summer Programs, Social Media, Customer Service & Experiences, Branding, Process Flow, Internal Systems, Facility & Event Renta​ls, Campus Security & Safety, Enrollment & Re-Enrollment

Specific Services 

enrollment boost:  On-site  admissions-specific workshops 

Excellent options for the cost-conscious school head as the enrollment-focused workshop comes to you and your staff.  Customized for your school, programs, area and challenges, this multi-day session can fit seamlessly into a regular work week with minimal disruption. Benefits feature large cost savings, customized solutions & low work disruption for office staff.

School Leadership/ HOS Search

For Board of trustee led search committees, WSC offers full service consulting for the transition of school leadership positions. We offer the service of a thought partner in the selection processes that search committees use to seek, identify, vet and select the next choice for school leadership.  WSC is dedicated to reviewing and assisting in the search for excellence in leadership with Boards as a school-side representative advocating for school preferences with actual search groups.

Consider WSC as your thought partner on this critical decision.

New Head of School Market Introduction 

WSC offers new HOS leaders the service of a "market introduction" designed specifically for the Greater Chattanooga Area. Over the course of the first year in the new role, WSC will meet monthly with the HOS to discuss local market trends, old news, new news, competitors, challenges, opportunities and overall strategies. Speeding up the intake of knowledge of the local market and helping to instill a confidence and solid understanding of the marketplace is of key importance in the "Market Introduction" service.

Other Specific Areas Served:

Summer Programs


Financial Aid


Social Media


Customer Service & Experiences

Process Flow 



Business Office

Facility and Event Rentals

Campus Safety & Security

Whetstone School Consulting

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