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PTO Newsletter

The E.A. White school PTO is putting out a monthly newsletter in order to keep everyone  updated with the activities going on at White. See the November Newsletter attachment for a copy of the newsletter. 

Battle Buddy Holiday Food Drive

Join us in Making a Difference

Please send in non-perishable food items with your child, November 1st - December 1st. 

Donations will help support Fort Benning soldiers and their families. BBRC Christmas drive needs: corn, cream of mushroom soup, french fried onions, fruit pie filling, green beans, and marshmallows. 

Donations will be delivered to the Battle Buddy Resource Center on Ft. Benning

Sponsored by: White E.S. Leadership Academy and 2-58 Infantry

  • Permanent Link to DoDEA Announces 2017 Teacher of the Year

    DoDEA Announces 2017 Teacher of the Year

    Kelisa Wing is the 2017 Department of Defense Education Activity Teacher of the Year. She teaches 8th grade Language Arts and Reading to military children at Faith Middle School in Fort Benning, Georgia. Learn More

  • Permanent Link to Restructuring for Student Achievement

    Restructuring for Student Achievement

    The future state structure was designed to achieve system-wide standardization—one school system with consistent policy, top quality aligned educational programs, and effective/efficient business functions. Learn More

  • Permanent Link to College Career Readiness

    College Career Readiness

    To be successful after high school, all graduates must possess the knowledge, habits, and skills that can only come from a rigorous, rich, and well-rounded pre-K- grade 12 school curriculum. Learn More

  • Permanent Link to Community Strategic Plan (CSP)

    Community Strategic Plan (CSP)

    The CSP demonstrates DoDEA’s commitment to continuously improve in its efforts to educate and prepare military-connected students to excel in today’s increasingly competitive, global 21st Century environment. Learn More

School Hours
GradesRegular Hours
Tuesday Hours
Kindergarten - 5th
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
PreK and PSCD AM
9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
9:00 - 10:45 a.m.
PreK and PSCD PM
1:00 - 3:30 p.m.
12:30 - 2:15 p.m.

Lunch is served from 11:30 - 12:30 depending on the grade level  Parents are welcome to eat lunch with their children but no outside fast food is permitted in the cafeteria.

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 


White ES is proud to be a Clean Air School.

We now have a no idling zone. No Idling because young lungs are at work!! 

School Attendance Requirement

Students are required to attend 180 days of school per year.  Read the Attendance Brochure for more information.

Our Mission

We Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.

Our Vision

We aspire to provide an environment for student excellence in academics, behavior, and leadership that result in lifelong learners who contribute to a global society.

Our Purpose

At Edward A. White School, we work together to create a Strong Mind, Healthy Body, and Giving Spirit so that we can be the best we can be.

Goal 1

K - 2 students will improve in reading comprehension across the curriculum.

3 - 5 students will improve in writing across the curriculum.

Goal 2

All students in grades K - 5 will improve in mathematics across the curriculum.

Goal 3

Teachers will increase their expertise in identified components of Professional Learning Community Teams.

   
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DoDEA Teachers of the Year Program
The 2019 Nomination Process is Underway. Nomination your Favorite Teacher of the Year. October 11th - November 10th.

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DoDEA Green Ribbon Schools
The U.S. Department of Education (ED) honors schools each year for their sustainable facilities, health practices, and effective environmental education. The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools Award (ED-GRS) has had a significant effect on the green schools movement and allowed ED an unprecedented platform to address school facilities, health, and environment.

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American Education Week, November 13-17, 2017
During American Education Week. DoDEA joins the nation in raising awareness about the need to provide every child with a quality public education. Links available to the NEA’s AEW toolkits for artwork, promo materials, activity ideas and fact sheets.

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White ES

300 1st Division Rd Bldg 1050
Fort Benning, GA 31905-6627
P: (706) 545-4623
F: (706) 545-5469
DSN-P: 835-4623

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


Upcoming Events

Full Calendar

NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.


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