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Announcements

Spring Picture Day is April 1st

Don't forget that Spring Picture Day is on April 1st!


STEMposium Week: 4th Grade Hike

Fourth Grade students, please remember that on Thursday, April 2nd, you are encouraged to wear long pants and closed-toe shoes for the hiking activity with the Ft. Benning Environmental Management Division.


Important Change in Ft. Benning School Calendar

The Ft. Benning School Board recently voted to change May 11th from a school day to a Professional Development Day for the CCRS Math Training.  Please note, that there will be no school for students on Monday, May 11th. For more details, please see our "Principal's Corner" page to view the parent letter.




School and Office Hours

Office

7:30 am - 4:00 PM

Teachers

8:15 am - 3:45 PM

Students

  Pre-Kindergarten
  • 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 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 Elementary School Celebrates Cultural Diversity

Dexter Elementary School hosted their first "Street Heritage Fair" on Friday December 12th. Read More...

Dexter Elementary School Principal Encourages Student Success

During her first year as principal, Edwina Smith said her goals are to give Dexter Elementary School students a collaborative learning environment that promotes student achievement and build relationships with parents. Read More...

Dexter Elementary's New Principal Comes From Faith Middle

Faith Middle School assistant principal Edwina Smith has been promoted to principal of Dexter Elementary School at Fort Benning. 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.