Department of Defense Education Activity

West Point Elementary School News

Hudson River Estuary
Hudson River Estuary
Tue, Nov 19, 2019
West Point Elementary School 4th Grade students learned about scientific studies conducted from the South Dock area of West Point.
WPES Honors 9/11
WPES Honors 9/11
Thu, Sep 19, 2019
Students carried flags around the bus loop as part of a National Day of Service and Remembrance.
Monarch Butterfly Habitat Signs
Monarch Butterfly Habitat Signs
Thu, Jun 13, 2019
West Point PTO funded signs to indicate milkweed and native wildflower plantings.
Fuel Up to Play Touchdown School 5th Year
Fuel Up to Play Touchdown School 5th Year
Mon, Jun 10, 2019
Students celebrated achieving the 5th year of being a Fuel Up to Play 60 with a former NFL player and Army Brat, Tony Richardson.
Amping Up Recess
Amping Up Recess
Wed, Jun 5, 2019
West Point Elementary designed an outdoor obstacle course.
Superheroes at WPES
Superheroes at WPES
Thu, May 2, 2019
A WPES parent, Sarah Kearney spoke to students about autism.
Student Wins Award
Student Wins Award
Fri, Apr 19, 2019
A Fourth Grade student entered the Gilder Lehrman contest by writing a letter to George Washington. She won a book and certificate for her letter.
Coding at WPES
Coding at WPES
Wed, Dec 19, 2018
Students learn computer coding skills with Hour of Code
Annual Kick Off of Read-A-Thon
Thu, Sep 27, 2018
West Point Garrison Commander visits West Point Schools
West Point Elementary School named National Blue Ribbon School
West Point Elementary School named National Blue Ribbon School
Thu, Jan 4, 2018
The West Point Elementary School is among the 342 National Blue Ribbon Schools recognized and students, faculty, staff and parents celebrated Dec. 12 at the school.
WPES 2 Centuries of Learning Museum Opens
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
The Garrison Commander and Command Sgt. Maj. of West Point join community members and students to open the school museum telling about 200 years of history.
48 Million Dollar Construction Project in the News
Mon, Mar 6, 2017
Denise Cochenour spoke to Spectrum News on 3 March, 2017 to provide information about the new school project.
Bulldog March Presented to West Point Schools
Fri, Sep 2, 2016
Master SGT Reifenberg composed a new march and fight song. The West Point Band recorded the song that was played for the first time on 19 August 2016.
Bulldog March - A New School Fight Song
Thu, Sep 1, 2016
Master SGT Reifenberg, member of the West Point Band used his talents to create a score for a new school march and fight song. He presented the score to the schools' music teachers on 19 August 2016.