Department of Defense Education Activity

Heroes Elementary School News

For the love of reading: Heroes Elementary Welcomes Community, Military Leaders for Read Across America Event
For the love of reading: Heroes Elementary Welcomes Community, Military Leaders for Read Across America Event
Wed, Mar 6, 2019
Mrs. Sanders, 3rd grade teacher at Heroes, organizes a community-wide Read Across America event.
Heroes Elementary Participate in Annual Freedom Walk
Heroes Elementary Participate in Annual Freedom Walk
Wed, Sep 12, 2018
Heroes students, teachers, staff, and parents walked around the school in remembrance of September 11th.
Heroes Gina Bailey featured in Camp Lejeune Globe
Heroes Gina Bailey featured in Camp Lejeune Globe
Fri, Sep 7, 2018
Gina Baily, custodian at Heroes Elementary, takes pride in her work.
Heroes Teachers End Eagle Eye News with Creativity and Fun
Heroes Teachers End Eagle Eye News with Creativity and Fun
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
Heroes teachers and staff presented fun and creative messages and songs to end the school's broadcast program for the school year.
Heroes Students Participate in the Annual Eagles Run
Heroes Students Participate in the Annual Eagles Run
Tue, Jun 5, 2018
K-5 students had a fun and fitness day, running around the school, going down water slides, and having an all-school picnic and dance party!
Heroes Million-Word Winner Slimes the Principal
Heroes Million-Word Winner Slimes the Principal
Fri, Jun 1, 2018
Caleb S. got to slime Mr. Starrett on the Eagles Run Day!
Heroes' Mrs. Benson Featured in Camp Lejeune's Globe
Heroes' Mrs. Benson Featured in Camp Lejeune's Globe
Thu, May 17, 2018
Mrs. Benson believes in the potential of all children, regardless of challenges
Heroes Kindergarteners Share Love For Their Moms
Heroes Kindergarteners Share Love For Their Moms
Mon, May 14, 2018
Students in Ms. Cornwall's class share why they love their mom for Mother's Day.
Heroes Girls on the Run Team Finishes Season with a 5K
Heroes Girls on the Run Team Finishes Season with a 5K
Mon, May 14, 2018
Heroes Girls on the Run had a spectacular spring season.
Heroes Multi-Age Class Share Research on African Animals
Heroes Multi-Age Class Share Research on African Animals
Fri, May 11, 2018
The students in Ms. Erny's class share their research about African Safari Animals.
Heroes 4th Grader Competes in Special Olympics
Heroes 4th Grader Competes in Special Olympics
Fri, May 11, 2018
Raulito and his teachers participate in Onslow County Special Olympics
Heroes Students Answer Questions About Their Teachers for Teacher Appreciation Week
Heroes Students Answer Questions About Their Teachers for Teacher Appreciation Week
Thu, May 10, 2018
Students at Heroes answered questions about their teachers in celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week.
Heroes ES 5th Graders Create Roller Coasters for STEAM Week
Heroes ES 5th Graders Create Roller Coasters for STEAM Week
Tue, May 1, 2018
5th graders applied their understanding of energy to build roller coasters for STEAM week.
Heroes Students Share Thoughts on Being a Military Child
Heroes Students Share Thoughts on Being a Military Child
Mon, Apr 30, 2018
During the Month of the Military Child, students were asked to share the best and challenging parts about being a Military Child.
Heroes 2nd Graders Celebrate National Poetry Month
Heroes 2nd Graders Celebrate National Poetry Month
Sat, Apr 28, 2018
2nd grade students in Ms. Hunnicutt's class recited poems to celebrate National Poetry Month.
Heroes Multi-Age Classes Present Safari! the Play
Heroes Multi-Age Classes Present Safari! the Play
Tue, Apr 24, 2018
Ms. Erny, Ms. Collins, and Ms. Hansley's multi-age classes performed a play about the African Safari.
Heroes ES Autism Walk 2018
Heroes ES Autism Walk 2018
Fri, Apr 6, 2018
Students and staff participated in the annual Autism Walk
Heroes 4th Graders Learn Science with Live Specimens
Heroes 4th Graders Learn Science with Live Specimens
Thu, Apr 5, 2018
4th graders in Ms. Thompson and Ms. Spradlin's class have been learning about how different creatures grow and survive.
Heroes 3rd graders Create Their Own Inventions
Heroes 3rd graders Create Their Own Inventions
Wed, Apr 4, 2018
Ms. Sanders' students finished a unit on Lego Robotics by creating their own inventions using Lego WeDo.
Ms. Shriner of Heroes ES Retires
Ms. Shriner of Heroes ES Retires
Sat, Mar 31, 2018
Ms. Shriner, principal of Heroes Elementary for 3 years, retired on March 31, 2018.
Heroes 1st Graders Run an Iditarod Ozobot Race
Heroes 1st Graders Run an Iditarod Ozobot Race
Fri, Mar 23, 2018
The first graders in Ms. Solberg's class engineered sleds and then used Ozobots as mushers to compete in their own Iditarod race.
Heroes Elementary Raises Money for Jump Rope For Heart
Heroes Elementary Raises Money for Jump Rope For Heart
Fri, Mar 23, 2018
Heroes Elementary Students raised money for the American Heart Association through Jump Rope for Heart
Heroes 2nd graders Watch Chicks Hatch
Heroes 2nd graders Watch Chicks Hatch
Thu, Mar 22, 2018
2nd graders in Ms. Hunnicutt's class watch as baby chickens hatch in the incubator.
Heroes Multi-age Class Builds Lego WeDos
Heroes Multi-age Class Builds Lego WeDos
Thu, Mar 1, 2018
Students in Ms. Erny's class show off their LegoWeDo Simple Machines and Programs
Heroes ES Dr. Seuss Door Decoration Contest
Heroes ES Dr. Seuss Door Decoration Contest
Thu, Mar 1, 2018
Classrooms decorated their doors in honor of Dr. Seuss and Read Across America Week.