Department of Defense Education Activity

Gordon Elementary School

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. The first case in the United States was announced on January 21, 2020. There are ongoing investigations to learn more.
Assessment Updates for COVID-19 Impacted Schools

Assessment Updates for COVID-19 Impacted Schools

The CCRS Summative Assessment and Alternate Assessment have been canceled for spring 2020. You can find more information and updates here.
DoDEA Response to Coronavirus

DoDEA Response to Coronavirus

DoDEA Director Mr. Tom Brady speaks about DoDEA's response to the Coronavirus pandemic.
COVID-19 Prevention & Tips

COVID-19 Prevention & Tips

"COVID-19 Prevention & Tips" is an informative slideshow for detection and prevention of the COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Read 180 e-READS

To access Read 180 e-Reads from home, follow the link.  Enter 30269 as the school zip code.  Select DDESS Area Service Center, and then click "GO."
This will take the student to the page where they enter their own Read 180 username and password.
Students will only see the e-Reads for the computer topics they have worked on.  The ones with a lock on the icon cannot be opened.

School Newsletter

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Gordon ES School Hours

School Hours Regular Hours  Wednesday Hours 
Office Hours 7:30 am - 4:00 pm 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Students 8:20 am - 2:50 pm 8:20 am - 1:55 pm

Early Checkouts:  Please do not check out students from school after 2 p.m. or 1 p.m. Wednesdays.

Cafeteria Hours Start End
Breakfast 7:45 am 8:15 am
Lunch 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Mission:  Educate, Engage, and Empower Military-connected Students  to Succeed in a Dynamic World.

Vision:  Excellence in Education for Every Student, Every Day, Everywhere

Purpose Statement:  At Gordon Elementary, we prepare our students to be EXTRAORDINARY through high expectations, focused collaborations, progress monitoring, and differentiated instruction.

School Motto:  Expect the Extraordinary!

Continuous School Improvement Goal:  All Gordon Elementary students will become proficient in application and fluency of grade level College and Career Ready Standards for Mathematics.
 

From Around DoDEA

The Month of the Military Child

The Month of the Military Child

March 31, 2020 DoDEA joins the Department of Defense and the military community in honoring military families and their children for the sacrifices they make and the challenges they overcome.
Observances