Department of Defense Education Activity

West Point Middle School

Background Information: West Point Middle School is part of the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA). WPMS includes grades five through eight. The main building of the school was constructed in 1934 and is a historic landmark on post.

A twenty-eight million dollar military construction project was awarded in 2010 to renovate a portion of the existing facility and construct an addition with state-of-the-art science, music, art, and library spaces.

National Blue Ribbon School

Blue Ribbon SchoolWPMS has earned recognition as a National Blue Ribbon School from the U.S. Department of Education in 1997-98, 2011 and most recently in 2021. This recognition is a direct result of the high standards and scaffolds of support in place for every single learner, each and every day at WPMS.

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West Point MS

Grades: 6-8

Enrollment: 180

MISSION: To educate, engage, and empower military-connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.

VISION: Through professional, personal and community partnerships we foster a growth mindset by creating a culture of diverse thinking, rigorous academic standards and a commitment to lifelong learning. We support our scholars in 21st Century skills to reach their fullest individual and collective potential to add value to our global community as a learner and leader. 

PURPOSE STATEMENT: Educate, inspire, and challenge every scholar everyday.

MOTTO: Where Partnerships Maximize Success

Mascot: Bulldog

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West Point MS Colors

Primary Color: #FED700

Secondary Color: #000000

Additional Color: #E5AD75

School Improvement Goals

Goal 1: All students will improve their reading comprehension across the curriculum.


West Point MS

School Address
705 Barry Road
West Point, NY 10996-1196
Phone: 845-839-7600
Fax: 845-839-7605
DSN Phone: 688-2923