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SHAPE MS MISSION : 

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

SHAPE MS VISION :

Excellence in Education for Every Student, Every Day, Everywhere.

SHAPE MS CORE VALUES:

Student Centered: Students are at the heart of all we do.

Excellence: We strive to exceed expectations in all we do.

Continuous Improvement: Our organization, its systems, and processes will be continually reexamined and improved.

Lifelong Learning: Learning is an active process of discovery where we cultivate curiosity, perseverance, and the desire to learn.

Diversity: We honor the uniqueness of each individual and embrace diverse beliefs and backgrounds. We respect differences and create inclusive environments which contribute to a better society for all.

Individual Potential: Individuals develop within an environment that nurtures intellectual, social, emotional, physical, and creative growth.

Shared Responsibility: Partnerships among families, students, staff, and community members are characterized by mutual commitment and collaborative effort that enrich the lives of our students.

Trust: We value relationships based on integrity, mutual respect, and open two-way communication. We cultivate a safe and risk-free culture that encourages and inspires innovation.

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




SHAPE MS School Hours

Grade Regular Hours  
6 - 8 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Monday - Friday)
It is the responsibility of the parents or guardians to notify the school every time a student is absent.

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
ClassLink for the Department of Defense Education Activity
School Operations COVID-19
SHAPE MS

School Address
Unit 21420
APO, AE 09705-1420
Belgium
Phone: 32-65-75-7730
Fax: 32-65-32-6154
DSN Phone: 314-597-7730
DSN Fax: 314-336-6154
From US: 011-32-65-75-7730
From the US Fax: 011-32-65-32-6154


Phone: 065-75-7730
Fax: 366-6154




Upcoming Events

 Oct 7
Gold Day

 Oct 10
Green Day

 Oct 11
Gold Day

 Oct 12
8th Grade PSAT Exams ( Modified Schedule)

 Oct 13
Teacher Inservice Day (No Students)

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