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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. 

Darby ES


Darby ES School Hours

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

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American Education Week

American Education Week

November 15, 2021 During American Education Week. DoDEA joins the nation in raising awareness about the need to provide every child with a quality public education. Explore NEA’s AEW toolkits for artwork, promo materials, activity ideas and fact sheets.
Observances
Veterans Day

Veterans Day

November 10, 2021 Veterans Day Message from Mr. Thomas M. Brady, Director of DoDEA.
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COVID-19 Vaccine Info for Children 5-11

COVID-19 Vaccine Info for Children 5-11

November 08, 2021 Everyone ages 5 and older is now eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine. Military medical treatment facilities will share information when available in your community. In the meantime, check out the CDC website for more information.
National School Psychology Week

National School Psychology Week

November 03, 2021 From November 8-12, DoDEA joins the nation in celebrating National School Psychology Week. School psychologists effectively link teaching, learning, and mental health to improve outcomes and are a ready resource in schools.
Observances
Military Family Appreciation Month

Military Family Appreciation Month

November 01, 2021 During Military Family Appreciation Month, DoDEA renews its commitment to the families and communities we are proud to serve.
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National Native American Heritage Month

National Native American Heritage Month

November 01, 2021 DoDEA joins the nation in recognizing Native Americans for their respect for natural resources and the Earth, having served with valor in our nation's conflicts and for their many distinct and important contributions to the United States.
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Darby ES

School Address
PSC 485 Box 99
FPO, AP 96321
Japan
Phone: DSN 252.8800/8837
DSN Phone: 252.8800/8837
DSN Fax: 252.8809
From US: 011.81.956.50.8800/8837
From the US Fax: 011.81.956.50.8809

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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