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Butner School
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Butner Primary School
A proud part of the Fort Bragg Community
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Welcome to Butner Primary School! We are a pre-kindergarten through second grade school nestled in the heart of historic Fort Bragg. We are proud to serve our country as teachers for children of our American heroes. Many questions about our school, policies, and programs can be answered using the links of our website. However, if you cannot find the information you need, please click the contact link .

Our Vision... Excellence

Our Mission Is To Provide An Exemplary Education That Inspires And Prepares All DoDEA Students For Success In A Dynamic, Global Environment
Principal: Mrs. Priscilla Joiner
PO Box 70089
Fort Bragg, NC 28307
Phone: (910) 907-0203
Fax: (910) 432-8400

Click here to provide Feedback regarding Butner Primary School's Purpose - (Feedback form)

Parents, Please click HERE to read a letter concerning the Information Study of DDESS Schools.

An update for the to the Rand Study of DDESS Schools has been provided. Click here to see the updated information.


A study of the Domestic Dependent Elementary and Secondary Schools (DDESS) is currently underway. The purpose of this assessment is to recommend options that most effectively balance cost and quality considerations for primary and secondary schooling of military dependents on each of the 15 continental United States (CONUS) installations. Click Here for full details on this study.

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Link to Teacher of the Year Information Every year the DoDEA "Teacher of the Year" honors educators that have made an exceptional difference in the lives of their students and provided inspiration to their peers. Click here to view the poster announcing this year's Teacher of the Year program. Click Here for full information on the program.
Link to DoDEA Director's video blog Parents, students and teachers are invited to participate in 30-minute monthly programs to share information about DoDEA Schools. DoDEA Director Marilee Fitzgerald provides important information on topics of interest for our parents, students, and stakeholders. To view click here.
Link to DoDEA Attendance Policy Take a minute to become familiar with the attendance policy of the DoDEA School System. All DoDea Schools adhere to the same attendance policy to provide consistent guidelines no matter where you and your family are transfered.
Link to DoDEA's information on bullying Preventing bullying is a major concern for all of the DoDEA Schools. Learn what we are doing to put an end to bullying in our schools and communities and what you can do to support our efforts as we provide a safe envirionment for your children.
Link to information about the Common Core Standards DoDEA has adopted the use of Common Core Standards. The standards, applied systemwide, will ease the transition as our students transfer between DoDEA schools with parent relocations. They will ensure that your your child has access to the same eduation worldwide.
  Link to Attendance Policy poll Please help us gauge the levels of awareness, effectiveness and satisfaction with the DoDEA attendance policy introduced at the beginning of the school year by completing our online poll. It is anonymous and open to all stakeholders, parents, students, employees, and military leaders.
  Link to Graduation Information DoDEA has provided a webpage to share information about graduation requirements and specific details. Click here to visit the DoDEA Graduation Page.
  Calendar graphic Each year DoDEA uses various assessments to monitor the growth of our students and to measure the effectiveness of our programs. Click here to view the 2013-2014 Assessement Calendar.
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Click here to learn important information about the Fort Bragg Schools Reorganization and Redistricting Plan

Link to the DESS Website
Link to DoDEA Website

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