Welcome to Dewar Elementary School!

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Dewar Night!!

You are invited to Dewar Night!!  
The faculty at Dewar Elementary invites you to join us on Tuesday, September 27th for our annual Dewar Night!  Click on the link below for more information!

Dewar Spirit Store Prices!

Shop at the Dewar Spirit Store 
Open on Fridays
7:30-8:15 am

First Day at Dewar!!

Click below to view some images of our first day at Dewar!

Open House 2016!!

Click on the image below to view a few highlights from Open House!

Back to School Info!


Please visit our Back to School page for all the information you need to start the new school year, including
  • Lunch Information
  • After School Care
  • Parent Portal, Transportation
  • and more!

Newbery Club!

Congratulations to Suzanne Buescher for qualifying for the Newbery Club this year!  Suzanne read and quizzed on ten Newbery books this year!

Thank you Community Partners in Education!

We appreciate all you do for our school!

Chick Fil A - North Valdosta
Serenity Massage Therapy
Georgia Military College
Daylight Donuts
Gary R. Zeigler PC
Valdosta Jr. Service League
Elliano's - Bemiss
Zaxby's - Inner Perimeter
Nails by Chris
The Mix
 Georgia Power
Papa John's

Congratulations Jasmine Hoke!!

Coastal Plains RESA is pleased to announce the 2016 Regional Winners of the Young Georgia Authors Writing Competition
Our very own Jasmine Hoke, second grader, will have her story submitted at the state level for judging in May.  Winners will be announced on or before Friday, May 13.  Jasmine's story along with other finalists in the school/district/regional competition can be viewed at the Valdosta Mall on April 18 - 25.  
Jasmine - We are so proud of you!!!

Click on the link below to see a list of the grade level winners.  

Congratulations Tori Dinkins!!

Congratulations to Tori Dinkins, a Dewar Elementary second grader who won the Spring Into Art Invitation Design Competition! Click on the image below to read more about it! We are proud of you Tori!

Recent Announcements

  • The Mix Truck at Dewar Night! Parents, The Mix truck will be at DES on September 27 for you and your children to enjoy frozen yogurt as you leave our Dewar Night.  We are pre-selling ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2016, 7:44 AM by Tami Williams
    Posted Sep 21, 2016, 7:45 AM by Tami Williams
  • Congratulations Dewar Art Club!! Two members of Dewar Elementary's Art Club, Ruben Compton and Tony Dinkins, participated in the public art competition sponsored by the Valdosta Daily Times and the Annette Howell Turner ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2016, 7:45 AM by Tami Williams
  • Student Council Meeting Is your fourth or fifth grader running for Student Council Office? Have they met all four requirements thus far? If so, they should have received a written invitation to attend ...
    Posted Sep 12, 2016, 6:34 AM by Tami Williams
  • Viking Homecoming Week!! Show your Viking Spirit and dress up during Viking Homecoming Week!  September 19-23!  Click on the link to view the Homecoming Week dress-up day calendar!Homecoming Week Dress ...
    Posted Sep 6, 2016, 11:42 AM by Tami Williams
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Dewar Kids Make the News!!

Dewar Elementary School kids make the NEWS!!!!
Watch WCTV, channel 6 tonight at 6:00pm!
Dewar kids are currently participating in a community project where all 719 students have the opportunity to paint a dumpster that will be displayed in downtown Valdosta. View the video below to see some of our students at work!

Verizon Donates School Supplies!

The faculty, staff, and student body of Dewar Elementary School would like to thank Verizon Wireless on St. Augustine Road for the generous donation of school supplies provided to our school.  On Friday, August 5, Dewar student representatives along with Principal Mrs. Katie Chappuis, accepted the supplies from Mr. Kendrick James (Verizon General Manager) and Mr. Lucius Williams (Verizon Assistant District Manager).  Mrs. April Louviere, Dewar school counselor, will work with the teachers to ensure the supplies are given to the students with the greatest need.  Bookbags, glue, markers, pens, pencils, notebooks, folders, and crayons are just a few of the items donated by Verizon.   

Parent Calendar

Dewar Reads!!

2016 Teacher of the Year!

Congratulations to Media Specialist Tami Williams, 2016 Teacher of the Year for Dewar Elementary School!

Lunch with Mrs. Chappuis!!

Congratulations to Je'Von Humes and Ta'Shaun Heggins for working hard and earning the privilege of having lunch with Mrs. Chappuis!!

Dewar Spelling Bee 2016!

Congratulations to fifth graders Joshua Kim, 1st place champion and Dionne Jones, 1st runner-up!  All of the students participating did an excellent job and we are so proud of each of them!  Both Joshua and Dionne will be participating in the Lowndes County Spelling Bee on Friday, February 5.