W.R. Paynter Elementary is a K-5 building in the Baldwin-Whitehall School District with an enrollment of 784 students. Paynter Elementary provides students with extraordinary opportunities to grow within a unique community of learners. Along with a research based curricula in all of the core subject areas, Paynter staff members are committed to nurturing and embracing the individual needs of all students. The Paynter staff has established the culture as one in which learning is the central focus. The school-wide discipline plan helps students know that learning will take place in a safe environment with caring adults. Paynter Elementary has a very active PTA who works hard to provide educational programs and funded field trips to our school. We welcome you to browse the our site to learn more about Paynter Elementary School.