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Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month

Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month

May 11, 2022 The observance of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month is an occasion to remember the patriotism of AAPIs who have served, or are currently serving, in the DOD, our nation and, specifically, here at DoDEA.
Welcome to Jack N. Darby ES!

It is our pleasure to welcome you to the official Jack N. Darby Elementary School website. Our goal is to provide current and relevant information about our school to the military families we serve today, and if you are new to the Sasebo area, we look forward to welcoming you to our campus in the future. 

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Darby ES School Hours

  Regular Hours Tuesday Hours
Office Hours 0700 - 1630  
School Hours 0755 - 1430 0755 - 1330

From Around DoDEA

National School Nurse Day

National School Nurse Day

May 10, 2022 DoDEA joins the nation in celebrating the specialized practice of school nursing on Wednesday, May 11, 2022. This celebration recognizes the contributions school nurses make every day, particularly in times of crisis, to improve the safety, health, and academic success of all students.
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Ms. Anita Magrath Selected as Principal Yokota West Elementary School, Yokota, Japan

Ms. Anita Magrath Selected as Principal Yokota West Elementary School, Yokota, Japan

April 29, 2022 Ms. Anita Magrath has been selected as Principal Yokota West Elementary School, Yokota, Japan
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Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

April 29, 2022 DoDEA Director Tom Brady thanks DoDEA teachers for their tireless support of students during an extraordinary global pandemic. Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2nd - 6th.
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Decision Day

Decision Day

April 27, 2022 Celebrate Decision Day on May 2nd – the day when DoDEA high-school seniors announce what they’ll be pursuing after graduation.
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DoDEA Pacific South announces school leadership changes

DoDEA Pacific South announces school leadership changes

April 20, 2022 The Department of Defense Education Activity Pacific South District announces two school leadership changes on Kadena Air Base effective August 1, 2022.
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School Address
PSC 485 Box 99
CFA Sasebo
FPO, AP 96321
Sasebo, Japan
Phone: 0956-50-8800/8837
Fax: 0956-50-8804
DSN Phone: 315-252-8800/8837
DSN Fax: 315-252-8804
From US: 011-81-956-50-8800/8837
From the US Fax: 011-81-956-50-8804

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events within the next 5 days. For a complete list of events please see the full calendar. Full Calendar
NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.

Mission

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

Vision

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

Darby's Guiding Principles

Academic areas include but are not limited to Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies. Social areas include but are not limited to problem solving, critical thinking skills, conflict resolution, cooperative working skills and responsibility.

Resources for Parents and Students

Visit the Darby DolphinNet to access resources and recommended websites from home. 

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