U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA), Domestic Dependent Elementary and Secondary Schools (DDESS)

Principal : Dr. Kendra White

Assistant Principal : Monica M. J. Harvey



Phone: (910) 449-8000

Fax: (910) 449 8150


100 Barnett Way

Camp Lejeune, NC 28547


Artist rendering of the Shughart Elementary and Middle school complex

Artists Rendering of the Heroes Elementary.  Click on the image for a larger view.

Mark Your Calendars!

Oct 28 PTO Dining to Donate at Wendy's
Oct 30/31 No School for students- staff days.
Nov 6 Pre-K only parent conferences
Nov 7 Pre-K thru 12th grade parent conferences- schedules from the school., students are not at school.
Nov 10/11 No school and Veteran's Day
Nov 18 PTO Dining to Donate at Wendy's

School Hours

Students Grades K - 5

Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri: 8:30 - 3:00

Wednesday: 8:30 - 1:00

*Breakfast is available at 8AM- it helps to have your students there at this time so that they have plenty of time to eat their breakfast, the are dismissed to class at 8:20.

Pre-K Students

AM Class
8:30 - 11:00, Wednesdays 8:30 - 10:25

PM Class
12:30 - 3:00, Wednesdays 11:05 - 1:00


7:30 am - 4:00 pm


8:00 am - 3:30 pm


District Calendar



DoDEA Mission Statement
Educate, Engage and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world


DoDEA Vision Statement
To be among the world's leaders in education, enriching the lives of military-connected students and the communtities in which they live..




News and Announcements


Monthly Cafeteria Menu here...



CONUS Education Options Assessment (CEOA)

The Department of Defense has initiated a study, CONUS Education Options Assessment (CEOA) by the National Defense Research Institute (RAND). The objective of the study is to recommend options that most effectively balance cost, quality and implementation considerations. Read More....


Medical information for Flu Clinic

Medical Record Form

Information about the Mist for flu vaccination

Information about the injection option

Heroes Flu Clinic is over but you can catch the other area Flu Clinics:

*TTES Flu Clinic is Tuesday October 28, 2014  from 1400 to 1800

*Delalio Flu Clinic is October 29, 2014 from 1400 to 1800


World Wide Cup Stacking Event Coming to Heroes!

During the week of November 12, 2014- Please read more about it....



Heroes Elementary School Purpose

head thinkingAt Heroes, our Heads solve problems and are always learning,

Our Hearts are  respectful and considerate,red heart

handsAnd our Hands work together for the  good of all.


Heroes Goals for Community School Improvement

Heroes Elementary School has chosen two goals to focus our efforts on as we continually look at the data that shows how our students are doing and ways to continually improve achievement.

Goal 1: By June 2014, all students will increase reading comprehension across the curriculum as measured by system-wide and local assessments.

Goal 2: By June 2014, all students will increase proficiency in number sense in operations as measured by system wide and local assessments.



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