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Free School Meals for All Students!

The USDA has approved ALL kids ages 0-18 to get free meals through June 30, 2021! We will provide more information soon by memorandum placed in the Student Meals Program page of our school's website regarding how we will provide meals on non-holiday weekdays (teacher training days, etc.), and when your school will stop meals distribution this year.

Please continue to submit your meal applications! The free or reduced meal status for the 2020-21 school year will carry over through the first 30 days of the 2021-22 school year. If necessary, contact your installation's Child Nutrition Director for more information. Stay Safe!


Flu Shot Tuesdays!

Military, TRICARE Beneficiaries, Others (3 y/o and above)

bee wise27 October 2020 1300-1700

3 November 2020 1300-1700

17 November 2020 1300-1700

Martin Army Community Hospital
Visitors Parking Garage, Level 1

No appointment needed!

Immunizations administered by Publix; $10 gift card will be provided

POC: LTC Scott Robinson, MD, C, Dept Prev Med

762-408-1418/1420

**Updated: 21 October 2020


Patriot Resources

McBride uses the ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) standards across all grade levels. We focus on the skills and qualities necessary for students to thrive in a connected, digital world. 

McBride Patriot Resources



McBride ES Hours

Grade Regular Hours Tuesday Hours
K - 5 8:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 8:45 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Pre-K AM Session 8:45 - 11:15 a.m. 8:45 - 10:30 a.m.
Pre-K PM Session 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. 12:30 - 2:15 p.m.

Breakfast

Breakfast is from 8:15 - 8:35 a.m.

Supervision for students arriving for breakfast starts at 8:15 a.m.

All students must be in their classrooms by 8:45 to be counted present.

Students arriving to class after 8:45 are counted tardy.


From Around DoDEA

National American Indian Heritage Month

National American Indian Heritage Month

October 30, 2020 DoDEA joins the nation in recognizing American Indians for their respect for natural resources and the Earth, having served with valor in our nation's conflicts and for their many distinct and important contributions to the United States.
Observances
Military Family Appreciation Month

Military Family Appreciation Month

October 30, 2020 During Military Family Appreciation Month, DoDEA renews its commitment to the families and communities we are proud to serve.
Observances
Principal of the Year Nominations

Principal of the Year Nominations

October 27, 2020 Honor your favorite school principal by nominating him/her for Principal of the Year! Deadline for nominations is November 13th and our online form makes it fast and easy.
Programs, Students and Staff, Academic
DoDEA Green Ribbon Schools

DoDEA Green Ribbon Schools

October 23, 2020 The U.S. Department of Education (ED) honors schools each year for their sustainable facilities, health practices, and effective environmental education. The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools Award (ED-GRS) has had a significant effect on the green schools movement and allowed ED an unprecedented platform to address school facilities, health, and environment.
Education, Organization
DoDEA offers in-person or virtual school options for spring SY20/21

DoDEA offers in-person or virtual school options for spring SY20/21

October 16, 2020 DoDEA will continue to operate full-time in-person schools for the remainder of the school year and also provide a full-time virtual learning option for K-12 grade students.
PressRoom
Teacher of the Year Nominations

Teacher of the Year Nominations

October 06, 2020 Do you know a teacher who has had a positive impact on your child, your child's school, or your community? Nominate them for Teacher of the Year Nominations are opened until November 13, 2020.
Academic
Bullying Prevention Month

Bullying Prevention Month

October 01, 2020 DoDEA actively acknowledges National Bullying Prevention month in October in order to help educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention.
Observances

Annual AHERA Notification

October 01, 2020 DoDEA facilities have been inspected, or re-inspected, for Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM) every three years as required by the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) of 1986.
McBride ES

School Address
700 Custer Road, Bldg 11310
Fort Benning, GA 31905-7402
Phone: 706-544-9411
Fax: 706-544-9299
DSN Phone: 835-9411

Upcoming Events

 Nov 2
NO School (Parent/Teacher Conferences)

 Nov 11
No School (Veteran's Day)

 Nov 12
No School (Teacher PD)

 Nov 25 - Nov 27
No School (Thanksgiving Break)

 Nov 30
Report Cards

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

Our Mission

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

Our Vision

We aspire to provide an environment for student excellence in academics, behavior, and leadership that result in lifelong learners who contribute to a global society.

Vision Statement: Student Version

  • We have a job
  • We do it well
  • Safe and happy
  • We excel!

Army Values - Our Values, Too!

  • Loyalty
  • Duty
  • Respect
  • Selfless Service
  • Honor
  • Integrity
  • Personal Courage

Goal 1-Professional Learning Communities/Focused Collaboration

The overall school PLC Rating Score on the Shared Vision Indicator will move from the implementation level of “Implementing” in SY 17-18 to “Developing” by SY 19-20, as measured on the PLC Self-Assessment Form.

The overall school PLC Rating Score on the Team Norms Indicator will move from the implementation level of “Implementing” in SY 17-18 to “Developing” by SY 19-20, as measured on the PLC Self-Assessment Form.

Goal 2- School Climate & Culture

The score on the Teacher Expectation Component will move from the Not Healthy” category in SY 17-18 to the “Somewhat Healthy” category in SY 19-20, as measured on the Teacher Climate and Culture Assessment using the 3 Category Healthy Rating Scale.

Goal 3- Mathematics

All students in grades 3-5 will increase their achievement in Mathematics on the CRS Assessment from  38%  in performance levels 4 and 5 (meets and exceeds) in SY 17-18 to 50% scoring in performance levels 4&5 in SY 19-20.

Goal 4- Literacy

All students in grades K-3 will increase their achievement in Reading on the benchmark Assessment System from 65% in SY 17-18 to 75% SY 19-20 scoring at or above standard.

All students in grades 4-5 will increase their achievement in Reading on the Scholastic Reading Inventory from 72% in SY 17-18 to 82% SY 19-20 scoring at or above standard.