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Tue, May 26, 2015 | Pro Anglers Visit Gordon ES
Students at Gordon ES learn about fishing from anglers Rex Johnsonbaugh and Randy Yarnell May 13.

Thu, May 21, 2015 | New schools, warehouses and headquarters buildings among Fort Bragg construction projects
Not all building projects on Fort Bragg are for military units. Two school projects are planned, including a new $37million elementary school in Linden Oaks and a $42 million project to replace Butner Elementary.

Sat, May 9, 2015 | Fort Bragg School Name Nominations Sought
Fort Bragg seeking school name nominations for new school opening 2017-2018 school year.

Fri, May 1, 2015 | Paratroopers celebrate the last day of the Month of the Military Child
Paratroopers assigned to 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, pose with kindergarten students in front of a painting of Capt. Kimberly Hampton. The kindergarten students of Capt. Kimberly Hampton Primary School closed out the Month of the Military Child by welcoming paratroopers of 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, on Fort Bragg, North Carolina, April 30.

Fri, Apr 17, 2015 | Fort Bragg Report: S.C. Military of the Purple Heart chapter to be renamed for fallen Fort Bragg soldier
Dale and Ann Hampton look at a portrait of their late daughter, Capt. Kimberly Hampton, at the dedication ceremony. The Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 845 in Greenville, South Carolina will adopt the name of Capt. Kimberly N. Hampton in a ceremony on May 2.

Mon, Mar 30, 2015 | 21st Century Learning at Hampton PS
View images on Flickr from DoDEA Communications visit to Hampton PS

Tue, Mar 3, 2015 | 2016 NC:Fort Bragg Teacher of the Year
Congratulation to Lisa Williams as the 2016 NC:Fort Bragg Teacher of the Year.

Fri, Feb 6, 2015 | Parents! Check Out These Videos - The Military Child Education Coalition
Through a generous grant from the GE Foundation, the MCEC has produced six, 4-minute Learning Skills Toolbox videos addressing College, Career and Life Readiness.

Tue, Feb 3, 2015 | Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Clown Visits Hampton Primary School
JMan read a story to the children, performed a variety of juggling routines, acrobatic stunts, and hip-hop style dancing. Hampton Primary first graders were thrilled to meet a clown from Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Wednesday, January 21, 2015.

Sat, Jan 17, 2015 | Sunday Salute: Dianne Coleman was a self-taught computer guru
Dianne Burgess Coleman saw opportunity. That's how she became the first computer guru of Harnett County's school system.

Thu, Jan 15, 2015 | Cumberland County Schools Secondary Choice Fair
The Cumberland County School system will sponsor the Secondary Choice Fair on Tuesday, January 27, 2015, in the auditorium of the Educational Resource Center, 396 Elementary Drive, Fayetteville, NC.

Thu, Jan 15, 2015 | Cumberland County Special High School Recruitment Event
Cumberland International Early College High School, Cross Creek Early College High School and Howard Health & Life Sciences High School are sponsoring a special student recruitment event on Thursday, January 29 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Fri, Jan 9, 2015 | Gordon ES Teacher Selected as a Teacher of the Week
WQSM 98.1 FM selected 3rd grade teacher, Cheryl Colley as one of the Teachers of the Week.

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 | Learning Styles Parent Workshop
On January 13 Shughart Elementary School will partner with Fort Bragg Parent to Parent to discuss various learning styles. Come learn strategies to help your child learn based on their preferred learning style.

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 | 5th Grade Gifted Ed Students perform "A Christmas Carol"
On Thursday December 18, 5th grade gifted education students held a performance.

Fri, Dec 19, 2014 | Productive Pirates Reading Club
The Productive Pirates Reading Club has mysteries for you to solve!

Fri, Dec 12, 2014 | Avoid the Homework Hassle
Recently Shughart ES and Parent to Parent worked together to share information on avoiding homework hassles with parents.

Fri, Dec 5, 2014 | Fort Bragg Tree Lighting
Bowley ES After-School Chorus sang at tree lighting ceremony.

Mon, Nov 24, 2014 | Cultural Awareness
Gordon Elementary students learn about Native American culture and history.

Mon, Nov 24, 2014 | I can...You can...We DID!....Help Out Others

Thu, Oct 9, 2014 | New school named after Easley's Capt. Kimberly Hampton
Capt. Kimberly Hampton's name is already enshrined around her hometown of Easley, at the county library, at city hall.

Thu, Oct 2, 2014 | Fort Bragg school to be dedicated in honor of Army pilot killed in Iraq
Ann and Dale Hampton of Seneca, South Carolina, now know that their daughter’s legacy, as well as her sacrifice for her country, will not be forgotten.

Thu, Oct 2, 2014 | Fort Bragg school dedicated to fallen 82nd Airborne Division soldier
The strength and tenacity of a fallen 82nd Airborne Division soldier will be remembered as generations of children pass through a new school on Fort Bragg.

Fri, Sep 19, 2014 | Patriot Day Ceremony
The Gordon ES flag team raises the flag on Sept. 11. Gordon Elementary School students and partner unit representatives commemorate Patriot Day.

Thu, Aug 28, 2014 | Paraglide Photographs of Open House at Kimberly Hampton Primary School
Parents and Students at Kimberly Hampton Open House Kimberly Hampton Primary School, open house on Aug. 20

Fri, Aug 22, 2014 | Welcome Students and Family to School Year 2014-2015
Dr. Marsh welcomes students, families and community members to the Fort Bragg Schools for school year 2014-2015.

Tue, Jun 17, 2014 | Operation Combat Summer Slide
Bowley is looking for soldiers to help combat the “summer slide.” This term describes students forgetting what they have learned through the summer. We are only looking for partners in this battle and want everyone to come back in the fall “ready.”

Tue, Jun 17, 2014 | Summer Lunch Program 2014
The Fort Bragg Schools System is pleased to announce that our Summer Lunch Program will operate this summer from July 7 to August 1, 2014.

Thu, Jun 5, 2014 | Young Lives, Big Stories Contest Grand Prize Winner
Student at Gordon Elementary, wins Young Lives, BIG Stories (YLBS) Contest Grand Prize. YLBS highlights the unique lifestyles, contributions and sacrifices military children make to our nation.

Tue, May 13, 2014 | News Students receive books to encourage summer reading
In an effort to promote summer reading, Gordon and Shughart elementary schools gave every student a book donated by Lenovo Corporation, June 12.

Mon, May 5, 2014 | Soldiers mentor math students at Bowley Elementary School
Chief Warrant Officer 2 Lasundra McCray, currently deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, spends quality time as a math mentor before her deployment. Bowley Elementary and Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, XVIII Airborne Corps celebrated the Month of the Military Child.

Fri, May 2, 2014 | Reading Advocate Recognized
Mary Ellen Cravotta, a librarian at Irwin Intermediate School, at Fort Bragg, sits with youth selected by the Reading is Fundamental organization, in February. Cravotta said that the professional photo will be used as part of a film about her to be shown as she receives a RIF Volunteer of the Year award at a gala in Washington, D.C., today. A librarian at Irwin Intermediate School, Mary Ellen Cravotta is one of three persons who will receive the Reading is Fundamental Volunteer of the Year Award. The award is presented to those who are dedicated to improving children’s literacy.

Tue, Apr 22, 2014 | HAPPY @ Fort Bragg Project
Fort Bragg School District is creating a "HAPPY @ Fort Bragg" video project using the song, "Happy" by Pharrell Williams, and we need your help.

Thu, Apr 10, 2014 | Hampton Primary School
An example of a Learning Neighborhood and Learning Studios at Hampton Primary School, DoDEA's first 21st Century design school. Hampton Primary School set to open SY 14-15. Student assignment information and an example neighborhood floor plan.

Tue, Mar 11, 2014 | Mrs. Chandler visits Butner Primary School
Mrs. Chandler reading to students. Mrs. Chandler, wife of the Army’s top soldier Sgt. Major of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III, visited Butner Primary School.

Tue, Feb 25, 2014 | Free Developmental Screenings
Educational and Developmental Intervention Services (EDIS) and Fort Bragg Schools, will be providing free developmental screenings for all military family members from birth through 5 years of age.

Thu, Feb 6, 2014 | Reading is Fundamental 2014 Volunteer of the Year Award
Mary Ellen Cravotta, Information Specialist at Irwin Intermediate School chosen as a recipient of the 2014 Anne Hazard Richardson Volunteer of the Year Award.

Thu, Feb 6, 2014 | Shughart Middle School Student Earns "Silver Key Award"
Shughart Middle School student earns the "Silver Key Award" for the 2014 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

Sun, Dec 1, 2013 | Military families, Fort Bragg schools make ornaments for governor's mansion tree
Children from Fort Bragg elementary schools and military family members made these Christmas decorations for a tree in front of the governor's mansion.

Thu, Oct 24, 2013 | Shughart students walk to raise breast cancer awareness
Students of Shughart Middle School hold up banners at the close of a two-mile breast cancer awareness walk at the school, Friday. In conjunction with the walk, the school donated more than $500 to a charity nonprofit organization dedicated to funding breast cancer research. In conjunction with a two-mile breast cancer awareness walk, the school donated more than $500 to a charity nonprofit organization dedicated to funding breast cancer research.

Fri, Jun 7, 2013 | Oversized Bags Banned in New NC-Fort Bragg Dress Code.
Middle school students asked to keep oversized purses and handbags in lockers starting next school year.

Fri, May 10, 2013 | 319th Field Artillery Regiment Celebrates Patriot Day with Gordon Elementary Students
Elementary school students got to put their hands on real Army equipment last week in honor of Patriot Day.

Thu, May 2, 2013 | Bowley Elementary School hosts science festival
Children had the opportunity to fulfill their curiosity while learning how to conduct experiments at different stations during the Bowley Science Festival

Mon, Apr 15, 2013 | Pro fishermen to visit Fort Bragg schools
A few United States professional anglers will visit Fort Bragg's Devers and Bowley Elementary Schools April 17th.