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Principal: Ted Turnipseed
Asst. Principal: Desma Blount
Barkley Elementary School
Phone: (270) 640-1205
Fax: (270) 439-1901
Mark Your Calendars!
Monday,Wednesday,Thursday, and Friday:
It is our responsibility to ensure the safety of the children and all school employees. To do so, we depend on the local military command to provide explicit guidance and support. We take their recommendations seriously and stand ready to implement any security measures they deem necessary. This includes, but is not limited to:
News and Announcements
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING NEW BARKLEY
Please click link to read about information on the school and its opening. Barkley Letter Parent
Field Day Has Been Moved to Friday, April 29th
Due to rain in the forecast on Wednesday and Thursday, Field day has been moved to Friday.
Digital Yearbook Order Forms have gone home. If you did not recieve one contact your teacher. The digital yearbook is composed of pictures taken by the student yearbook club throughout the year and arranged to music. All Digital Yearbooks contain all grades and are about 8-12 minutes long per grade.
DoDEA Attendance Policy - Be Here!
School attendance is important. Students need to Be Here to receive the best education. DoDEA is implementing a system-wide attendance policy for students in DoDEA schools throughout the world. This new policy is consistent with those found in many public schools throughout the United States. Read more . . .
New 2016-2017 School Year Calendar
Click link to see next years school calendar 2016-2017 School Calendar
New School Zoning 2016-2017
Click the link to see a list of all the new zones for each school 2016-2017 School Zones
Weather and Outdoor Recess
This document will give you information on how we determine if it is safe to have outdoor recess. Click link for info Outdoor Recess
Just a reminder that flu season will be here soon. As military families Tricare will pay for you and your children to receive the flu vaccine. The flu vaccine is the single most effective measure that can be taken to resist the flu! Thank you for your support in helping to keep your child and other children healthy by participating in annual vaccinations.
Use the link to join our book fair online! : http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/barkleyelemsch1
Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.
To be among the World's leaders in education, enriching the lives of military-connected students and the communities in which they live.
Barkley engages students in an environment that promotes respect, a love of learning, communication, and cooperation. We maintain high expectations within a safe learning environment for all; where risk taking is encouraged so that learners can become independent and creative thinkers.
Achieving, Believing, Caring…Beyond Expectations!
School Improvement Goals
Goal 1 By May 2015, students at Barkley will increase reading comprehension school-wide by utilizing comprehension strategies and skills to include evaluating/extending meaning, and analyzing text, further developing comprehension as measured by selected system-wide and local assessments.
Goal 2 By May 2015, all students at Barkley will increase performance in math problem solving strategies by using problem solving processes as measured by selected system-wide and local assessments.
Every child is entitled to feel safe in the classroom, in the hallway and on playgrounds and buses. Bullying interferes with a student's ability to learn. All of us, teachers, administrators, students and parents, must work together to eliminate unacceptable bullying and harassing behavior. Together we can make our schools safe places to learn, grow and thrive. Visit our Stop Bullying Now website for more informationabout DoDEA's committed to providing all students with a safe and supportive learning environment. Stop Bullying Nowl
CONUS Education Options Assessment (CEOA) information: http://www.dodea.edu/CEOA/index.cfm
THE NEW BARKLEY
Watch as the new Barkley Elementary School is being built. Click on the link to see real time updates as well as time elapsed changes to our new school.
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