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Patch ES Mission

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

Patch ES Vision

At Alexander M. Patch Elementary School we believe in:
Personal, social, and academic responsibility.
Academic rigor with differentiated programs.
Technology and innovation.
Commitment to diverse learners.
Healthy balance.

CSI Goals

Goal One: Implementing the College & Career Ready Standards for Mathematics, English Language Arts, Science & Social Studies

Goal Two: Implementing and Maintaining Effective Weekly Collaborations that are Focused on Using the DuFour's 4 Questions to Guide the Work of Each Team

Sexual Harassment Awareness and Prevention -
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.

Patch ES School Hours

Administrative Office Hours: 0730 - 1530 

Grade Regular Hours  
PSCD - 5th 0800 - 1430 (Monday - Friday)



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.
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.
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.
Patch ES

School Address
Unit 30401
APO, AE 09107-0401
Phone: 07031-154900
Fax: 07031-221368
DSN Phone: 314-431-4900

Upcoming Events

 May 30
Memorial Day Closed for Federal Holiday

 Jun 6
ONLY for Patch ES: Early Release @11:00 End of 4th Quarter and 2nd Semester

 Jun 7
Teacher Record Keeping Day: No School for Students

 Aug 15
Teachers report for Orientation, CCR Training & Classroom Preparation

 Aug 24
ONLY for PES: First Day of School Grades 1 5

Full Calendar
NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.
Alexander M. Patch Elementary School is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence

Patch ES is a national Blue Ribbon School