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Black History Month

February 01, 2023 Black History Month celebrates the achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their immeasurable impact on the history of the United States.

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McBride Specific Activities:

February 2- McBride Campus Math Night
February 6-10-National School Counselor’s Week

  • The theme is “School Counselors Help Students Dream Big.”
  • Students will have an opportunity during that week to write one dream on a sticky note which will be displayed in the cafeteria


February 27- Spring Pictures
February 28- Black History Month Program


McBride Specific Dress Up Days:

February 10 - Super Bowl Friday 

Wear your favorite sports or school jersey, school t-shirt, etc.

February 13-16 – “I Love My Future Week”

Be on the look-out for dress up day in future communication

February 20-28th – Black History Month Dress-Up Days

Be on the look-out for dress up days in future communication


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Get updated on what is happening at McBride in our latest the latest February edition of our newsletter!

 

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McBride ES Hours

Regular Instructional Day (Monday- Friday)

K-5th Grade

8:30 AM - 3:15 PM

Pre-K AM Session

8:30 AM -11:00 AM

Pre-K PM Session

12:45 PM- 3:15 PM

Early Release (2nd Tuesday of the month)

K-5th Grade

8:30 AM -2:30 PM

Pre-K AM Session

8:30 AM -10:15 AM

Pre-K PM Session

12:45 PM- 2:30 PM

*Starting SY2022-23, every 2nd Tuesday will be an early release day.  All other Tuesdays will be regular school hours.

Breakfast

Breakfast is from 8:00 a.m. - 8:20 a.m.

All students must be in their classrooms by 8:30 to be counted present.

Students arriving to class after 8:30 are counted tardy.

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National School Counseling Week

National School Counseling Week

February 02, 2023 National School Counseling Week 2023, "School Counselors: Helping Students Dream Big," will be celebrated February 6-10, 2023, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems.
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DoDEA Career and Technical Education Month

DoDEA Career and Technical Education Month

January 31, 2023 DoDEA celebrates CTE Month every February as a reminder to students that Career and Technical Education programs are available to all those who want to pursue a college education; enlist in the military; or enter directly into the workforce.
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2023 DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey PSA

2023 DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey PSA

January 17, 2023 The DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey is your chance to help us improve the educational experience for all of our students. Take the survey today!
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 11, 2023 The Department of Defense (DoD) joined the nation in celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 16, 2023.
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Teacher of the Year Nominations

Teacher of the Year Nominations

January 08, 2023 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 open until February 10, 2023.
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McBride ES

School Address
8270 Custer Road Bldg 11310
Fort Benning, GA 31905-7402
Phone: 706-626-4940
Fax: 706-544-9299
DSN Phone: 835-9411

Upcoming Events

 Feb 14
Early Release

 Feb 17
Professional Learning for teachers (No School)

 Feb 20
Washington's Birthday (No School)

 Feb 21
Report Card prep (No School PreK)

 Feb 22
PreK Report Cards issued

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

  • McBride Elementary will increase from 77% in SY 2020- 2021 to 83% in SY 2022-2023 on Stage 4, Indicator C “Develop lesson plans with differentiation and higher-level cognitive demand tasks” as measured on the Focused Collaboration Observation Tool.
  • The McBride Elementary will increase from 81% in SY 2020-2021 to 87% in SY 2022-2023 on Stage 5, Indicator D “Develop in class interventions and address gaps (Formative Assessment Results)” as measured on the Focused Collaboration Observation Tool.

Goal 2- Mathematics

  • McBride Elementary will increase its achievement average in grades K-2 in Math on the DoDEA Americas Math End of Year Assessment from 47% scoring in performance level 3 Meets Expectation in SY 2020-2021 to 53% scoring in SY 2022-2023.
  • McBride Elementary will increase its achievement average in grades 3 – 5 in Math on the CCRS Summative Assessment Modeling and Application Sub Claim from 52% scoring Meets and Exceeds in SY 2018-2019 to 57% scoring Meets and Exceeds in SY 2022 -2023.
  • Students in Kindergarten will increase achievement average in Mathematics on the DoDEA Americas Math End of Year Assessment scoring in performance level 3 from 61% in SY 2020-2021 to 67% in SY 2022-2023.
  • Students in 1st grade will increase achievement average in Mathematics on the DoDEA Americas Math End of Year Assessment scoring in performance level 3 from 49% in SY 2020-2021 to 55% in SY 2022-2023.
  • Students in 2nd grade will increase achievement average in Mathematics on the DoDEA Americas Math End of Year Assessment scoring in performance level 3 from 31% in SY 2020-2021 to 37% in SY 2022-2023.
  • Students in 3rd Grade will increase achievement in Mathematics on the DoDEA CCRS Summative Assessment, Sub-Claim Modeling and Application from 55% of students scoring in levels 4 and 5 in SY 2018 - 2019 to 61% of students scoring in levels 4 and 5 in SY 2022 - 2023.
  • Students in 4th Grade will increase achievement in Mathematics on the DoDEA CCRS Summative Assessment, Sub-Claim Modeling and Application from 64% of students scoring in levels 4 and 5 in SY 2020– 2021 to 70% of students scoring in levels 4 and 5 in SY 2022-2023.
  • Students in 5th Grade will increase achievement in Mathematics on the DoDEA CCRS Summative Assessment, Sub-Claim Modeling and Application from 55% of students scoring in levels 4 and 5 in SY 2018- 2019 to 66% of students scoring in levels 4 and 5 in SY 2022 - 2023.

Goal 3- Literacy

  • Students in Kindergarten will increase achievement on the Reading Proficiency Test scoring in performance level 3 from 54% in SY 2020-2021 to 60% in SY 2022-2023.
  • Students in 1st grade will increase achievement on the Reading Proficiency Test scoring in performance level 3 from 58% in SY 2020-2021 to 64% in SY 2022-2023.
  • Students in 2nd grade will increase achievement on the Reading Proficiency Test scoring in performance level 3 from 63% in SY 2020-2021 to 70% in SY 2022-2023.
  • Students in 3rd grade will increase achievement on the Reading Proficiency Test scoring in performance level 3 from 61% in SY 2020-2021 to 67% in SY 2022-2023.
  • McBride Elementary will increase its achievement average in grades 3 – 5 in Literacy on the CCRS Summative Assessment, Sub-claim Knowledge and Use of Language Conventions from 34% of students scoring meets and exceeds in SY 2020-2021 to 40% of students scoring meets and exceeds in SY 2022-2023.
  • Students in 3rd Grade will increase achievement in Literacy on the DoDEA CCRS Summative Assessment, Sub-claim Knowledge and Use of Language Conventions from 36% of students scoring meets and exceeds in SY 2020-2021 to 42% of students scoring meets and exceeds in SY 2022 - 2023.
  • Students in 4th Grade will increase achievement in Literacy on the DoDEA CCRS Summative Assessment, Sub-claim Knowledge and Use of Language Conventions from 28% of students scoring meets and exceeds in SY 2020-2021 to 34% of students scoring meets and exceeds in SY 2022 - 2023.
  • Students in 5th Grade will increase achievement in Literacy on the DoDEA CCRS Summative Assessment, Sub-claim Knowledge and Use of Language Conventions from 38% of students scoring meets and exceeds in SY 2020-2021 to 44% of students scoring meets and exceeds in SY 2022 - 2023.

Goal 4- Communication and Engagement

  • McBride Elementary School will implement effective strategies, methods, or techniques of communication to the parents and staff.
  • McBride Elementary School will increase its communication effectiveness from 74% (October 2021) to 80% (May 2023) as measured by McBride Faculty and Staff Communication & Engagement Feedback Form.
  • McBride Elementary School will increase the opportunity for parents to provide input or feedback from 39% (October 2021) to 50% (May 2023) as measured by McBride Parent Communication & Engagement Feedback Form.
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