"Providing a quality education to the Dover Air Force Base community"

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School leader:  Payne, Jason
3100 Hawthorne Drive
Dover, DE 19901

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(302) 674-9080
(302) 674-0682
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"Providing a quality education to the Dover Air Force Base community"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
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  • Dress policy
    None, Dress code
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus, Dance
  • World languages
    None
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9 reviews

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Submitted by a community member · October 28, 2015
My daughter was there for kindergarten 2014-2015 school year and had an amazing teacher Mrs. Hastings. The learning in which my daughter had there was truly amazing the common core curriculum was fast paced but my daughter really took well to it... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 11, 2014
I must say that this is one of the worst schools my son has been to. Before this year he was in the gifted program. His teacher now is more interested in controlling him, not teaching him. They teach to look good on paper. He is bored, feels... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 07, 2014
I have 3 kids in this school, have been here for 3 years and continue to be impressed. I'm really surprised at the comments below. I too arrived in 2011 and felt welcomed from day 1. My kids have had 4 teachers combined so far and although I... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 12, 2013
I have a had at least one student in this school for almost 12 years. I have been through four principals in that time. Unfortunately, the 3rd principal did some damage to the morale, as seen by the reviews before mine. However, the new... more

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Welch (Major George S.) Elementary School
3100 Hawthorne Drive, Dover, DE  19901
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. (302) 674-9080
Last modified Welch (Major George S.) Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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