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Heroes Elementary School

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You Can Read!

The teachers and staff at Heroes created a video reading Helaine Becker's book, You Can Read! in celebration of Read Across America Week. We hope it encourages all students to read anywhere and everywhere!!



School Hours
Grade Regular Hours Wednesday Hours
K - 5 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Pre-K AM Session 8:30 - 11:00 a.m. 8:30 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.
Pre-K PM Session 12:30-3:00 p.m. 11:05 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Wednesdays are Early Release days

Breakfast is available beginning at 8:00 a.m. Students should begin arriving for breakfast at this time to ensure they have time to eat. They are dismissed to class at 8:20 a.m.

Office Hours

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

Teacher Hours

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


DoDEA Mission

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

DoDEA Vision

Excellence in Education for Every Student, Every Day, Everywhere

Mid-Atlantic District Purpose Statement

To ensure the college and career readiness of our military-connected students, the Mid-Atlantic District is committed to building the capacity of all educators to increase the effectiveness of instructional practices.

Heroes Purpose Statement

At Heroes, our heads solve problems and are always learning, our hearts are respectful and considerate, and our hands work together for the good of all.

School Improvement Goals

Goal 1: Heroes Elementary Students will read and demonstrate comprehension of grade-level complex literary and informational text.

Goal 2: Heroes Elementary School Students will build procedural fluency from conceptual understanding.

From Around DoDEA

2019 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey
2019 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey
May 10, 2019 May - June, 2019, all DoDEA employees will get the opportunity to participate in the Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey (FEVS). Your voice matters!
Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month
Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month
May 01, 2019 The observance of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month is an occasion to remember the patriotism of AAPIs who have served, or are currently serving, in the DOD, our nation and, specifically, here at DoDEA.
Non-DoD Special Education
Decision Day
Decision Day
May 01, 2019 Celebrate Decision Day on May 1st – the day when DoDEA high-school seniors announce what they’ll be pursuing after graduation.
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