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Patch ES Mission

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

Patch ES Vision

At Alexander M. Patch Elementary School we 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 & Social Studies

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

Sexual Harassment Awareness and Prevention -
Bullying Prevention Month

Bullying Prevention Month

September 30, 2022 DoDEA actively acknowledges National Bullying Prevention month in October in order to help educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention.

DSIS Family Portal

Student access to the DoDEA SIS Family Portal opens at 9:00am EST on Wednesday, September 28th.

Students in grades 4-12 will be able to log in through their ClassLink account and share information with parents. Students will be able to access their schedules, assignments, grades, teacher contacts, and more!

Parent access to the Family portal is coming in October as we work with the vendor to resolve remaining technical issues



Patch ES School Hours

Administrative Office Hours: 0730 - 1530 

Grade Regular Hours  
PSCD - 5th 0800 - 1430 (Monday - Friday)

 

 

From Around DoDEA

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

September 29, 2022 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
Annual AHERA Notification

Annual AHERA Notification

September 29, 2022 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.
National Blue Ribbon Schools

National Blue Ribbon Schools

September 16, 2022 Three Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Schools have been recognized by U.S. Secretary of Education as 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools.
Recognition Programs
National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 - October 15

National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 - October 15

September 12, 2022 Hispanic Heritage observations began in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson and were expanded by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to cover a 30-day period. The expansion was enacted into law on August 17, 1988, on the approval of Public Law 100-402.
Observances
PAEMST Call for Nominations

PAEMST Call for Nominations

September 12, 2022 Nominate your favorite 7-12th grade Math or Science teacher for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching – the Nation's highest honors for teachers of mathematics and science. Nominations accepted until January 9, 2023.
Academic
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School Operations COVID-19
National Blue Ribbon Schools seal 2018
Patch ES

School Address
Unit 30401
APO, AE 09107-0401
Germany
Phone: 0611-143-545-2201
DSN Phone: 314-413-2201

Upcoming Events

 Oct 7
Professional Development Day: NO SCHOOL for STUDENTS

 Oct 10
Columbus Day: Federal Holiday (School Closed)

 Oct 27
End of 1st Quarter (45 Instructional Days)

 Oct 28
No School for Students: Teacher Work Day

 Oct 31
Professional Development Day: NO SCHOOL for STUDENTS

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