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Dexter ES Mascot

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

Dexter School: Where we learn from the past to create our own future.

Literacy Goals

All students in grades K-3 will increase their achievement in Literacy as measured by the Reading Proficiency Test from 58% in SY 20-21 to 68% in SY 22-23.

 

All students in grades 3-5 will achieve 58% scoring Meets and Exceeds in Literacy on the CCRS Summative Assessment in SY 22-23. 

Math Goals

All students in grades K-2 will increase their achievement in Mathematics as measured by the DoDEA Americas Summative Assessment in Performance Level 3 from 40% in SY 20-21 to 50% by SY 20-23.

 

All students in grades 3-5 will increase their achievement in Mathematics as measured by the CCRS Summative Assessment in Performance Levels 4 and 5 from 50% in SY 17-18 to 60% in SY 20-23. 

School Improvement Plan
E-Learning Portal - Access to Schoology
January 14th Newsletter

Check out what's new at Dexter in our January 14th, 2022 Newsletter!



Dexter School Hours

School and Office Hours

Grade Regular Hours *Early Release Tuesday Hours
K - 5 8:45 AM - 3:30 PM 8:45 AM - 2:15 PM
Pre-K AM Session 8:45 AM - 11:15 AM 8:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Pre-K PM Session 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM 12:30 PM - 2:15 PM

*Starting in SY21-22: Every 3rd Tuesday is an Early Release day, all other Tuesdays are Regular Hours.


Photo of Dexter's school mascot sculpture.

From Around DoDEA

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 11, 2022 The Department of Defense (DoD) will join the nation in celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 17, 2022.
Observances
Dexter ES

School Address
99 Yeager Ave, Bldg 1400
Fort Benning, GA 31905-6522
Phone: 706-545-3424
Fax: 706-545-9106
DSN Phone: 835-3424

Upcoming Events

 Jan 28
No School PreK Only: Teacher Report Card Prep Day

 Feb 4
No School For Students: Teacher PD Day

 Feb 15
Early Release 2:15pm

 Feb 18
No School For Students: Teacher PD Day

 Feb 21
No School: Presidents' Day

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

 Interactive Customer Evaluation

Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) - Fort Benning