Award Year: 2022

Naples Elementary School

PSC 808 Box 39
FPO AE Italy, DD, 09618-0039

(044) 471-6613

Mr. Chris Beane, Principal at time of Nomination

DoDEA Europe South

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Empowering each student to be an independent, creative problem-solver.

Student Demographics
  • Black/African American: 12%
  • White: 50%
  • Hispanic: 21%
  • Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 1%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Two or more races: 15%
First Day Of School At Naples ES SY 22-23!!

First Day Of School At Naples ES SY 22-23!!

Naples Elementary School is the heart of our military community, uniquely situated in Naples, Italy. The student body is comprised of military-connected children whose rich cultural diversity offers our school a multitude of experiences that enrich the school's atmosphere for learning. Each student's past experiences create learning environments where all children, ideas, and efforts are welcomed. We cherish the diverse cultures within our classrooms, alongside that which is encompassed in our Italian community. We take great pride in assimilating their world experiences and combining it into a unified school community. Naples Elementary provides a strong educational foundation in order to enhance and explore the world as part of a global community.

Highly qualified teachers and staff provide students with vibrant, engaging, relevant learning experiences in student-centered classrooms. We are committed to providing all students opportunities to excel in meeting their individual goals. Engaging in constructive dialogue amongst all stakeholders is an integral component of all students' education and evident in student success. A variety of programs are provided to meet the needs of each unique learner. Education of students is a multi-tiered, collective effort in our school. At Naples Elementary, we are proud of the collaborative framework we have created.

Our school is committed to our students' educational, social and emotional growth, which jointly contributes to and supports our military-connected community. Naples Elementary is honored to provide continuity and educational excellence to students while also supporting their unique challenges as they transition to our school community.