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Patch ES Mission

Educate, Engage, and Empower military-connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.

Patch ES Vision

At Alexanader M. Patch Elementary School wee believe in:
Personal, social, and academic responsibility.
Academic rigor with differentiated programs.
Technology and innovation.
Commitment to diverse learners.
Healthy balance.

CSI Goals

Goal One: Implementing the College & Career Ready Standards for Mathematics, English Language Arts, & Science

Goal Two: Implementing and Maintaining Effective Weekly Collaborations that are Focused on Using the DuFour's 4 Questions to Guide the Work of Each Team


Patch ES School Hours

Grade Regular Hours  
PSCD - 5th 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Monday - Friday)

From Around DoDEA

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
Contact Sports for Winter Season - Not Allowed

Contact Sports for Winter Season - Not Allowed

October 20, 2020 After a great deal of deliberation among school leaders, commands, military public health and medical professionals, we have determined that allowing contact sports for the winter season places the health of our student athletes at risk and may well contribute to the spread of the virus.
Health Resources
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
Authorized Departures due to COVID-19

Authorized Departures due to COVID-19

October 07, 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).
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
National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October 01, 2020 Every October, we observe National Disability Employment Awareness Month to recognize the contributions, dedication and talents of Americans with disabilities who are a vital part of our workforce.
Observances
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.
Principal of the Year Nominations

Principal of the Year Nominations

September 25, 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
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School Address
Unit 30401
APO, AE 09107-0401
Germany
Phone: 07031-154900
Fax: 07031-221368
DSN Phone: 314-431-4900

Upcoming Events

 Oct 26
Professional Development Day No School for Students

 Oct 27
2nd Quarter Begins

 Nov 5
Parent Teacher Conferences: No School for Students

 Nov 6
Parent Teacher Conferences: No School for Students

 Nov 11
Veterans' Day Holiday School Closed

Full Calendar
NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.
Alexander M. Patch Elementary School is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence

Patch ES is a national Blue Ribbon School