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Global IT Help Desk - (DoDEA Employees)
Global IT Help Desk
(DoDEA Employees)
Community Strategic Plan (CSP) - Volume I - School Years 2013/14 - 2017/18
Community Strategic Plan (CSP)
Volume I - School Years 2013/14 - 2017/18
DoDEA GradeSpeed - Connecting Teachers, Parents, and Students
DoDEA GradeSpeed
Connecting Teachers, Parents, and Students

Curriculum & Instruction

In keeping with DoDEA's mission to educate, engage, and empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world  the DoDEA Curriculum Content Standards and the Community Strategic Plan (CSP) provide the framework for academic excellence.

See the GA/AL District Curriculum page for information about Pre-Kindergarten, Gifted, and Special Education.


Field Trips

Field trips are part of the regular school curriculum.  

  • All children participate unless the office has written objection from the parents on file.
  • Permission is obtained, in advance, for all field trips at the time of registration.
  • Teachers will send notices home announcing planned field trips and requesting chaperones.  

Holiday Parties 

The school observes all national holidays that are observed by the military. Parties are limited to three times a year in grades PreK – 5th. The integration of learning games is encouraged. After all, learning is fun and something worth celebrating! 


Honor Roll

Any student in grades 2-3 earning academic achievement by making E's and M's or all M's, or in grades 4-5 earning A's and B's or all B's, in the areas of Language Arts (Reading, Writing, Speaking & Listening) Math, Science, and Social Studies, qualify for the Honor Roll. Those students will be honored with a certificate of achievement the week following the issuing of report cards on a regular school day, in the classroom. 

Principal's Honor Roll Breakfast  

Any student in grades 3-5 earning academic excellence by making all E's or all A's in the areas of Language Arts, (Reading, Writing, Speaking & Listening) Math, Science and Social Studies, qualify for the Principal's List. Those students and their parents will be honored with a breakfast the week following the issuing of report cards on a regular school day at 8:30 a.m. in the Multipurpose Room.

Our Mission

To develop student excellence in diverse military community through a nurturing environment. 

Our Vision 

We aspire to provide an environment for student excellence in academics, behavior, and leadership that result in lifelong learners who contribute to a global society.

Our Purpose

At Edward A. White School, we work together to create a strong mind, healthy body, and giving spirit so that we can be the best we can be.

Goal 1

All students will improve in reading comprehension across the curriculum.

Goal 2

All students will improve problem solving and reasoning in mathematics through high level critical thinking.