Dexter ES

E-Learning Portal - Access to Schoology
E-Learning Portal
Access to Schoology
DoDEA GradeSpeed - Online Grade Book for Grades 4-12
DoDEA GradeSpeed
Online Grade Book for Grades 4-12
Global IT Help Desk - (DoDEA Employees)
Global IT Help Desk
(DoDEA Employees)


Last Chance Run

Friday, May 6th will be our last fun run/walk for the year!  Please, join us for the "Last Chance" Run from 8:30 - 9:00 a.m.

Box Tops

Just a reminder that Dexter PTO will continue to collect Box Tops until the end of the school year.

SY2016-2017 Calendar for Ft. Benning

The school calendar for SY2016-2017 is finally here!  Please, click here to download the new school calendar.

Ft. Benning Schools Redistricting Question Form

As many parents know, Ft. Benning is about to go through some redistricting. We know you may have many questions regarding this matter. If you would like to ask the Ft. Benning District Office a question, you can submit it through the Ft. Benning Schools Redistricting Questionnaire.

The District Office will make every effort to answer all of your questions and address your concerns.

School and Office Hours


7:30 am - 4:00 PM


8:15 am - 3:45 PM


  • M, W, Th, F:  AM Class 9:00 - 11:30 AM,  PM Class 1:00 - 3:30 PM
  • Tuesday:  AM Class 9:00 -10:45 AM,  PM Class 12:30 - 2:15 PM

  K - 5
  • M, W, Th, F:  9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Tuesday:  9:00 AM - 2:15 PM

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Recent News

Dexter Elementary School Hosts Volunteer Luncheon

The Dexter Elementary Sunshine Committee hosted a special Volunteer Luncheon on Wednesday, April 27th. Read More...

Dexter Students Enjoy a Magic Show

On Friday, April 15th, Dexter Elementary students enjoyed an afternoon magic show. Read More...

Dexter’s “Little Heroes” Turn out for Morning Fun Run

On Friday, April 8th Dexter Elementary School held a “Little Heroes Run” event. Read More...

Dexter Career Day Headlines Upcoming School Events

Columbus firefighters, a Columbus Symphony Orchestra member, and an engineer are just a few of the career presenters who will appear at Dexter Elementary Career Day on March 15. Read More...

Dexter Students Win Big at Audubon Society Art Contest

Dexter students participated in the annual Columbus Audubon Art Contest which is co-sponsored by Oxbow Meadows. Read More...

Dexter ES

99 Yeager Ave, Bldg 1400
Fort Benning, GA 31905-6522

Phone: (706) 545-3424
Fax: (706) 545-9106

DSN Phone: 835-3424

It is the responsibility of the parents or guardians to notify the school every time a student is absent.

Our Mission

To provide a safe and supportive learning environment enabling military children to develop to their fullest potential.  We offer all students the opportunity to achieve the skills and confidence necessary to develop into independent thinkers - capable of creating a vision for their future.

Our Vision

We learn from the past to create our own future.

Writing Goal 

By May 2016, all students will improve in writing by applying writing strategies and integrating their writing across the curriculum.

Math Goal

By May 2016, all students will improve in math by using models, math tools, games, writing, and vocabulary to solve mathematical problems.