|U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA), Domestic Dependent Elementary and Secondary Schools (DDESS), South Carolina/Ft. Stewart/Cuba Schools (District Website)|
Principal: Ms. Shelia Cary
Brittin Knight News
DoDEA Mission Statement
Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.
Brittin Elementary School, a community that nurtures Military Children, will experience success through equal access to a quality education.
We Believe: together we can achieve anything so that every child can be successful in a positive encouraging environment.
We Promote: community involvement, self-motivation, and the use of a variety of resources.
We Are: teachers, students, and parents actively engaged in the learning process.
School Improvement Goals for SY 13-14
Goal 1: A 10% increase of all students will demonstrate proficiency in reading comprehension by 5/24/2014 as measured by the TerraNova 3rd Edition Reading subtest (Grades 3-6) and end of year assessments (Grades PreK-6)
Goal 2: A 10% increase of all students will demonstrate proficiency in communicating mathematical thinking and reasoning in Mathematics by 5/24/2014 as measured by the TerraNova 3rd Edition Mathematics subtest and selected local assessments.
Check out DoDEA's NEW Community Strategic Plan (CSP)!
The CSP for 2013-2018 provides the vision and mission statements, core values, and orgaizational goals that DoDEA is striving for in the next 5 years.
All DoDEA schools are accredited by AdvancED.
Mark Your Calendars!
School Hours & Arrival-Departure Procedures
7:35 Universal Free Breakfast Served
Students not eating breakfast should not arrive prior to 7:45
8:00 First Bell
There are two student drop off and pickup points. Look for the red cones near the North and East parking areas. These points are no parking zones.
8:05 Tardy Bell
Normal dismissal procedures will be followed on rainy days. In case of severe weather conditions additional precautionary procedures are described on the Severe Weather page.