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Authorized Departures due to COVID-19

Authorized Departures due to COVID-19

August 10, 2020 The Department of State (DOS) has approved an Authorized Departure from foreign areas to include Department of Defense (DoD) civilian employees -- and/or other eligible family members (EFMs) who may need to accompany them - who have determined they are at higher risk of a poor outcome if exposed to Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Six questions about the Return to School with Director Tom Brady

Six questions about the Return to School with Director Tom Brady

July 22, 2020 DoDEA Director, Tom Brady, answers 6 questions about the return to school.
DoDEA Pacific Return to School SY 20-21

DoDEA Pacific Return to School SY 20-21

July 15, 2020 As parents and students prepare for the start of the 2020-2021 school year, the DoDEA Pacific Director wanted to provide an update on the progress DoDEA has made to safely and effectively implement teaching and learning this coming school year.
Guam Re-alignment

Guam Re-alignment

July 14, 2020 On July 15, 2020, DoDEA schools based in Pacific South District will transition to Pacific West District. While largely transparent to parents and students, the move will provide more equitable academic and support resources with an even distribution of students and staff between DoDEA Pacific districts.

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McCool EMS School Hours

  Regular Hours Tuesday Hours
Office Hours    
School Hours 0815 - 1445 0815 - 1345
  Lunch, Recess  
K 12:05 - 12:45  
1st 11:00 - 11:40  
2nd 10:40 - 11:15  
3rd 10:10 - 10:40  
4th 10:25 - 10:55  
5th 11:50 - 12:35  
6th-8th 11:15 - 11:55  

From Around DoDEA

Race, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Race, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

June 16, 2020 Challenging every DoDEA employee to be courageous, persistent and effective in confronting and resolving racial and cultural issues that impact everyone but disproportionately impact the academic and social emotional success of students of color.
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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

McCool EMS Parent Resources

Upcoming Events

 Aug 17
Report Date for Teachers All

 Aug 18 - Aug 20

 Aug 24 - Sep 4
PreK Home Visits – 24AUG 04SEP No School for PreK (Guam)

 Aug 25
First Day of Kindergarten (Guam)

 Aug 24
Begin 1st Quarter and 1st Semester (Grades PSCD, 1 12) (Guam)

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

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.

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.