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About McCool EMS

Welcome to McCool EMS!

Commander Willilam C. McCool Elementary and Middle School, formerly known as Guam South ES/MS, is located in Sumay, Guam, located on the Naval Station Military Base. The school was renamed for William Cameron "Willie" McCool on August 29,2003. He was a U.S. Navy Commander, NASA astronaut, and Columbia Space Shuttle pilot who was killed when his craft disintegrated during re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere. The school is comprised of approximately 1,000 PreK through 8th grade students and over 80 teachers and educational aids with diverse cultures and backgrounds

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McCool ES/MS

Grades: PreK - 8

Enrollment: 938

Teacher/Student Ratio: 1:18

Computer/Student Ratio: 1:2

Mission Statement

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

Vision Statement

CDR William C. McCool Elementary/Middle School is student-centered and prepares all to excel as collaborative citizens in a progressive 21st Century Society.

Mascot: Seahawk

Motto: "Learning and Growing Together"

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McCool ES/MS Colors

Primary Color: #0a2f64

Secondary Color: #0a2f64

McCool EMS K-2 Goals

  • GOAL 1: We will improve reading comprehension across the curriculum
  • GOAL 2: We will improve our skills in number sense.

McCool EMS 3-8 Goals

  • GOAL 1: We will improve our reading skills by evaluating, interpreting, and responding to text.
  • GOAL 2: We will improve our math skills by solving real-world mathematical problems involving  area, surface area, and volume.

McCool ES/MS

School Address
PSC 455 Box 168
FPO, AP 96540-1054
Phone: 671-339-8676/8678
Fax: 671-339-3383
DSN Phone: 339-8676/8678
DSN Fax: 339-3383