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Weather School: Albritton Middle School
Weather School: Albritton Middle School
Mon, Feb 10, 2020
Paul Heggen talked to the 8th-graders at Albritton Middle School on Fort Bragg, about severe weather and hurricanes.
Gordon ES Kindergarten Zoo
Gordon ES Kindergarten Zoo
Fri, Nov 22, 2019
Gordon Elementary School kindergarten students presented their learning about habitats and animals to parents, community stakeholders, and fellow students during a STEM culminating event entitled “Kindergarten Zoo”.
Gordon ES Kindergarten Students Dig Learning about Worms
Gordon ES Kindergarten Students Dig Learning about Worms
Thu, Oct 31, 2019
Gordon ES Kindergarten students learn about Life Science using the FOSS Science Animals Two by Two Module
DODEA SCHOOLS BEST IN THE U.S. ON NATION’S REPORT CARD
DODEA SCHOOLS BEST IN THE U.S. ON NATION’S REPORT CARD
Thu, Oct 31, 2019
Fourth and eighth-grade students attending Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) schools led the nation in scoring on the 2019 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Reading Assessment and fourth-grade Mathematics Assessment.
Gordon ES Pumpkin Drop
Gordon ES Pumpkin Drop
Thu, Oct 31, 2019
Gordon ES 4th and 5th grades use the Engineer Design Process (EDP) to create Pumpkin Protection Devices (PPD) in hopes that their team's pumpkin will emerge from the protective container unscathed.
Gordon ES Kindergarten Students Learn About  Animals
Gordon ES Kindergarten Students Learn About Animals
Tue, Oct 29, 2019
Gordon ES kindergarten students enhance their study of animals by visiting the My Happy Place Farm in Dunn, NC.
Gordon ES Book Character Day
Gordon ES Book Character Day
Fri, Oct 25, 2019
Students at Gordon ES celebrate Red Ribbon Week with a variety of activities designed to help students "Say No to Drugs!"
Gordon ES 3rd Graders learn about nature at Clark Park
Gordon ES 3rd Graders learn about nature at Clark Park
Fri, Oct 25, 2019
Gordon ES 3rd graders visit the J. Bayard Clark Park & Nature Center in Fayetteville, N.C.
Gordon ES kindergarten students incorporate technology into learning
Gordon ES kindergarten students incorporate technology into learning
Wed, Oct 23, 2019
Gordon Elementary School kindergarten students learn how to program Bee-Bot robots as part of their PBL unit about animals and habitats
Dav Pilkey Visits Fort Bragg Schools
Dav Pilkey Visits Fort Bragg Schools
Fri, Oct 4, 2019
Author Dav Pilkey spoke to students and gave each student one of his books on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, at Poole Elementary School. Pilkey is an award-winning and bestselling author of the “Captain Underpants” series.
Gordon ES Students meet author Dav Pilkey
Gordon ES Students meet author Dav Pilkey
Fri, Oct 4, 2019
Award-winning author of the Captain Underpants and Dog Man series of children's books visited with Gordon, Poole, and Shughart Elementary School 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade students.
Love on a Leash augments reading program at Gordon ES
Love on a Leash augments reading program at Gordon ES
Tue, Sep 24, 2019
Gordon Elementary kindergarten and first grade students learn about working and therapy dogs from Love on a Leash volunteers and dogs. Students
State military secretary delivers school supplies to Fort Bragg
State military secretary delivers school supplies to Fort Bragg
Sat, Aug 31, 2019
Larry Hall, secretary of the North Carolina Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, delivered the supplies Wednesday to Department of Defense Education Activity schools at Fort Bragg.
DODEA AMERICAS ANNOUNCES THE 2020 MID-ATLANTIC DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR
DODEA AMERICAS ANNOUNCES THE 2020 MID-ATLANTIC DISTRICT TEACHER OF THE YEAR
Fri, May 3, 2019
The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Americas Region proudly announces that Ms. Kari Dahl, a gifted teacher at Poole Elementary School at Fort Bragg, North Carolina has been selected as the 2020 Mid-Atlantic District Teacher of the Year.
Melania Trump and Karen Pence visit Fort Bragg
Melania Trump and Karen Pence visit Fort Bragg
Mon, Apr 15, 2019
FLOTUS and SLOTUS visit Albritton MS
Irwin Intermediate School celebrates Month of the Military Child
Irwin Intermediate School celebrates Month of the Military Child
Thu, Apr 4, 2019
Students kicked off the Month of the Military Child, Monday, at Irwin Intermediate School. The celebration included a visit from Col. Kyle Reed, Fort Bragg Garrison Commander.
World Down Syndrome Day
World Down Syndrome Day
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Students wore crazy socks today
Which Soil is Better?
Which Soil is Better?
Wed, Mar 13, 2019
To fertilize or not to fertilize?
Can Crush Experiment
Can Crush Experiment
Tue, Mar 5, 2019
Albritton students participated in an EXPLOSIVE can crushing experiment!
Odyssey of the Mind Team
Odyssey of the Mind Team
Mon, Mar 4, 2019
Albritton's Odyssey of the Mind team attended the regional competition on Saturday, March 2. The team placed 3rd in Spontaneous problems and 7th in Long-term problems. Overall, the team worked very hard and made us proud!
PTA Honored at Iron Mike Awards
PTA Honored at Iron Mike Awards
Fri, Feb 1, 2019
PTA members were recognized at the 2019 Iron Mike Awards for their volunteer service.
First Day of School at Shughart ES
First Day of School at Shughart ES
Tue, Aug 28, 2018
Shughart Elementary kicks off the school year with a celebration.
Honoring Military Students with Rock Garden at SES
Honoring Military Students with Rock Garden at SES
Wed, Jun 20, 2018
The PTA, students, staff, and community members of Shughart Elementary created a rock garden in honor of military children everywhere.
Nicholas and Brooklynn Decker Day at Shughart Elementary
Nicholas and Brooklynn Decker Day at Shughart Elementary
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
Thursday, June 7 was "Nicholas and Brooklynn Decker Day" at Shughart Elementary.
Hampton’s Rooftop Garden
Hampton’s Rooftop Garden
Thu, May 3, 2018
Hampton Primary School embraces the growth mindset and the 21st century school model through project based learning that is ongoing throughout the school year.
New school dedicated on Fort Bragg
New school dedicated on Fort Bragg
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
FORT BRAGG, N.C. -- The first of its kind, a Fort Bragg school is named after a woman who pushed for desegregation.
Patriot Guard Riders and All American Brass Band Celebrate Military Children at Hampton Primary
Tue, Apr 10, 2018
April is the Month of the Military Child. The Patriot Guard Riders joined students at Hampton Primary School for an opening ceremony at the flag pole. Afterwards, the All American Brass Band performed for all to enjoy.
Bragg-Cuba Sing Along
Bragg-Cuba Sing Along
Fri, Mar 16, 2018
Students at DoDEA schools in Fort Bragg and Cuba all participated in a music performance today!
Holly's Harps Comes to Irwin!
Holly's Harps Comes to Irwin!
Thu, Mar 1, 2018
Students at Irwin Intermediate School were treated to the sounds of science in music with Holly’s Harps. Through the Arts Council of Fayetteville and Cumberland County...
Zak Morgan, GRAMMY nominee, performs at Hampton Primary School
Tue, Jan 23, 2018
GRAMMY nominated musician Zak Morgan entertained the students and staff at Hampton Primary School on Monday, January 22, 2018.
Irwin Students Skype with Children’s Book Author
Irwin Students Skype with Children’s Book Author
Tue, Jan 16, 2018
A group of students from Irwin Intermediate school read a children’s book as a class, and much like other literary circles, hosted conversations and made connections to the characters within the story.
“Our Town, Fort Bragg”: Kindergartners learn about their community through model building
“Our Town, Fort Bragg”: Kindergartners learn about their community through model building
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
“How can we, as authors and illustrators create a book about our town Ft. Bragg?” This is the driving question that spurred 160 Kimberly Hampton Primary School kindergartners and their teachers to create a floor-sized model of their community.
Second Graders Perform for Women Vets
Second Graders Perform for Women Vets
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
A group of 2nd grade students sang for the MOAA (Military Officers Association of America) in front of the Iron Mike statue and performed for a group of Women Military Veterans on Fort Bragg.
Museum displays Bragg students’ tiny Army post
Museum displays Bragg students’ tiny Army post
Sat, Dec 9, 2017
Students at Fort Bragg’s Kimberly Hampton Primary School have shrunk the nation’s largest military installation.
Shughart Elementary Celebrates International Peace Day
Shughart Elementary Celebrates International Peace Day
Wed, Sep 27, 2017
Students at Shughart Elementary and Poole Elementary celebrate International Peace Day.
Remembering September 11 at Shughart Elementary
Remembering September 11 at Shughart Elementary
Mon, Sep 11, 2017
Shughart and Poole Elementary participate in a Flag Ceremony in remembrance of September 11.
Shughart Elementary Presents
Shughart Elementary Presents "Musical Genres"
Fri, May 26, 2017
Shughart students perform their annual Spring Show.
Fifth Graders Perform a Disney Kids Classic
Fifth Graders Perform a Disney Kids Classic
Tue, May 23, 2017
Fifth grade students at Irwin Intermediate School presented a musical theatre performance in Disney’s The Jungle Book Kids this past week. With great enthusiasm the cast held three performances in total:
Shughart Elementary: STEAMing Through Mysteries
Shughart Elementary: STEAMing Through Mysteries
Fri, May 12, 2017
Shughart students were crime detectives during their annual STEAM Week.
Golden Knights celebrate Month of the Military Child
Golden Knights celebrate Month of the Military Child
Thu, Apr 20, 2017
All April, schools on and around Fort Bragg have been celebrating the Month of the Military Child. Today, that celebration took to the skies for students at Irwin Intermediate School on Fort Bragg.
Betsy DeVos reads to children at Hampton Primary School
Betsy DeVos reads to children at Hampton Primary School
Thu, Apr 6, 2017
Betsy DeVos learned more about the concerns of military parents and teachers during a visit to Fort Bragg as part of April’s Month of the Military Child
Hampton Kindergarten Creates My Town Fort Bragg
Hampton Kindergarten Creates My Town Fort Bragg
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Fort Bragg model by Hampton Primary School Kindergartners
Bowley PTA Recognized for Volunteer Service
Bowley PTA Recognized for Volunteer Service
Thu, Nov 3, 2016
The Bowley PTA had many of its members recognized for their volunteer service.
Bobcat Bistro Receives Certificate of Achievement
Bobcat Bistro Receives Certificate of Achievement
Tue, Oct 25, 2016
Bobcat Bistro receives Certificate of Achievement for outstanding food service!
2 Fort Bragg teachers named among nation's best
2 Fort Bragg teachers named among nation's best
Sun, Oct 2, 2016
Rosa Buser and Linda Barnwell, who teach at Hampton Primary School, have been named among North Carolina's winners of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Defense Department Acting Under Secretary Visits Fort Bragg Schools
Thu, Sep 15, 2016
The Honorable Peter Levine, acting Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness visited Hampton Primary School.
Capt. Kimberly Hampton: Aviator's spirit soars on
Capt. Kimberly Hampton: Aviator's spirit soars on
Sun, May 29, 2016
"When we were outside and those children were singing, it was like a chorus of angels singing. It was the most uplifting thing. We've been back on more than one occasion and we still have that feeling."
HPS Shirts Flown on OH-58D Kiowa Warior Farewell Flight
HPS Shirts Flown on OH-58D Kiowa Warior Farewell Flight
Thu, May 5, 2016
Lt. Col. Adam Frederick and Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Overbey, command team of 1st Squadron, 17th Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade presented the school a shirt which was flown on the lead aircraft of the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior farewell final flight.
Fort Bragg school celebrates National Blue Ribbon success
Thu, Dec 17, 2015
Fort Bragg school celebrates National Blue Ribbon success
Fort Bragg school wins national recognition
Mon, Dec 14, 2015
Fort Bragg school wins national recognition
DoDEA Blue Ribbon Schools 2015
Wed, Dec 2, 2015
DoDEA Blue Ribbon Schools 2015
Bowley ES featured in Paraglide!
Mon, Nov 30, 2015
Fort Bragg school receives National Blue Ribbon recognition
Students build Fort Bragg replica, create picture book
Thu, Nov 19, 2015
Kindergarten students of Kimberly Hampton Primary School have been paying very close attention to their surroundings lately.
Dr. Brown Discusses Blue Ribbon Award
Wed, Nov 11, 2015
Principal Dr. Diane Brown discusses Bowley Elementary School's Blue Ribbon Award.
Congratulations Bowley Elementary!
Mon, Nov 9, 2015
Mr. Tom Brady and Dr. Linda Curtis congratulate Bowley ES for being a 2015 National Blue Ribbon School!
2015 National Blue Ribbon Schools Announcement
Tue, Sep 29, 2015
U.S. Department of Education: 2015 National Blue Ribbon Schools Announcement
Curriculum Night & Family Spaghetti Dinner
Tue, Sep 22, 2015
PTA will host a family spaghetti dinner during Curriculum Night at Bowley Elementary School on September 22, 2015.
September 11th Ceremony
Fri, Sep 11, 2015
Bowley students participated in a flag raising ceremony on September 11, 2015.
Paratroopers celebrate the last day of the Month of the Military Child
Fri, May 1, 2015
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.
All American Band Plays At Kimberly Hampton Primary School
Tue, Apr 21, 2015
Children and teachers celebrated the success of military children and the Month of the Military Child.
Fort Bragg Report: S.C. Military of the Purple Heart chapter to be renamed for fallen Fort Bragg soldier
Fri, Apr 17, 2015
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.
21st Century Learning at Hampton PS
Mon, Mar 30, 2015
View images on Flickr from DoDEA Communications visit to Hampton PS
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Clown Visits Hampton Primary School
Tue, Feb 3, 2015
Hampton Primary first graders were thrilled to meet a clown from Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Wednesday, January 21, 2015.
Peripatetic Students Thrive At Department of Defense Schools
Thu, Jan 1, 2015
The Pentagon runs a school district that spans the globe, with more than 82,000 students. By many measures it's very successful. The students perform well academically despite moving around a lot.
Fort Bragg Tree Lighting
Fri, Dec 5, 2014
Bowley ES After-School Chorus sang at tree lighting ceremony.
New school named after Easley's Capt. Kimberly Hampton
Thu, Oct 9, 2014
Capt. Kimberly Hampton's name is already enshrined around her hometown of Easley, at the county library, at city hall.
Fort Bragg school to be dedicated in honor of Army pilot killed in Iraq
Thu, Oct 2, 2014
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.
Fort Bragg school dedicated to fallen 82nd Airborne Division soldier
Thu, Oct 2, 2014
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.
Paraglide Photographs of Open House at Kimberly Hampton Primary School
Paraglide Photographs of Open House at Kimberly Hampton Primary School
Thu, Aug 28, 2014
Kimberly Hampton Primary School, open house on Aug. 20