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DoDEA GradeSpeed - Online Grade Book for Grades 4-12
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Online Grade Book for Grades 4-12
Global IT Help Desk - (DoDEA Employees)
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GA/AL MLA - Teacher Master Labor Agreement
Teacher Master Labor Agreement
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Dexter Math Night

Dexter's Math Night event will be held on Tuesday, October 20th from 5:00-6:30pm.  Please, join us for a night of fun games and activities! 

Dexter Butter Braids Sales

Support Dexter Elementary's PTO by participating in this year's Butter Braids sale!  The sale will run from October 1st until October 22nd.

Boo Grams

Dexter Elementary PTO will be selling BOO Grams again this year.  Surprise a friend, classmate or sibling with a special BOO Gram treat!  BOO Gram sales will be open from October 14th until October 29th.  They will be delivered to each classroom on October 30th.

Picture Re-Takes

School picture re-takes will be on Monday, October 19th.

Red Ribbon Week

During the week of October 23rd - October 30th, Dexter Elementary School will celebrate Red Ribbon week.

Ft. Benning School calendar for SY15-16.

School Year 2015-2016 Supply List

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

Faculty, Parents, Students and PIE Host Dexter Pink Run

On Friday October 2nd Dexter Elementary School held a “Dexter Pink Run” event to raise awareness for breast cancer. Read More...

Dexter Elementary Remembers 9/11

Students, Soldiers and first-responders from Fort Benning spent the day participating in organized events that recalled the power of the tragic events that occurred 14 years ago. Read More...

Dexter Elementary School Hosts Volunteer Luncheon

The Dexter Elementary Sunshine Committee hosted a special Volunteer Luncheon on Thursday, May 21st. The event celebrated all of the dedicated parents, volunteers, and room moms who have lent their support during School Year 2014-2015. Read More...

Family Advocacy Sponsors Magic Show for Dexter Students

Dexter students were invited to see “The Magician” a magic show which focused on social issues such as: dealing with feelings, drugs and alcohol, and knowing who you can trust. Read More...

Dexter Students Participate in Annual Audubon Society Art Contest

Students in Ms. V’s Art 4th and 5th Grade Art classes participated in the annual Columbus Audubon Art Contest. The theme for the contest was “Birds Seen in the Chattahoochee Valley Area.” Read More...

Dexter ES

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

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

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.

Math Goal 

All students will improve math communication by using models, diagrams, pictures, writing and vocabulary to explain mathematical ideas.

Reading Goal

All students will improve in reading comprehension by evaluating and extending meaning.