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SHAPE Middle School

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. The first case in the United States was announced on January 21, 2020. There are ongoing investigations to learn more.


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.
Mission, Vision and Values
DoDEA Vision :

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

DoDEA Mission : 

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

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.

Continuous School Improvement Goals
  • Student Excellence. Challenge and prepare each student to maximize his or her academic growth and well-being for college, career and life.
  • School Excellence. Develop and sustain each school to be high-performing within a culture of innovation, collaboration, continuous improvement, and caring relationships.
  • Talent Excellence. Recruit, develop, empower, and retain a high performing work force that reflects the diversity of our students.
  • Organizational Excellence. Build an enduring, accountable, and responsive organization that provides appropriate resources, direction, and support to accomplish the mission.
  • Outreach Excellence. Partner with internal and external stakeholders and industry leaders to advance student and organizational success

From Around DoDEA

National School Counseling Week

National School Counseling Week

January 28, 2020 National School Counseling Week 2020, “School Counselors: Helping Build Better Humans,” will be celebrated from Feb. 3–7, 2020, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems.
Observances
Black History Month

Black History Month

January 28, 2020 Black History Month celebrates the achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their immeasurable impact on the history of the United States.
Observances
DoDEA Career and Technical Education Month

DoDEA Career and Technical Education Month

January 28, 2020 DoDEA celebrates CTE Month every February as a reminder to students that Career and Technical Education programs are available to all those who want to pursue a college education; enlist in the military; or enter directly into the workforce.
Observances