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Deep Creek Central Elementary
Serving Students Grades K-5

2448 Shipyard Road
Chesapeake, VA 23323
Phone: 757.558.5356
Fax: 757.558.5358

School Hours:
7:55am - 2:24pm


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2014 -2015 TOY - H. Cancel



DCCE Teacher of The Year

2014 - 2015


Deep Creek Central Elementary has earned The Board of Education Excellence Award


  Congratulations Deep Creek Central on winning the 2010 Governor's Award for Academic Excellence!

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Deep Creek Central Elementary School News

Our Mission
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The mission of Deep Creek Central Elementary School is to provide each student with a strong academic foundation, instill the desire to learn; and develop good citizens through a diversified and challenging curriculum in a safe, nurturing environment with parent and community involvement.

Spring Picture Day - Feburary 25
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Group Pictures will be taken during this picture taking.
March Madness - March 1 - 31
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We’re celebrating March by having a competition between grade levels. The grade level that collects the most plastic recycled bags will win an ice cream treat.  Please help us by sending in clean plastic bags.

The following type of bags can be recycled:

Grocery bags, Ice bags, Salt bags, Bread bags, Wood Pellet bags, Cereal bags, Case overwrap, Ziploc and other re-closable bags, Dry cleaning bags, Produce bags, Newspaper sleeves, Bubble Wrap

Scholastic Bookfair - March 9 - 13
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Books can aslo be purchased online until March 20.
Click here to view the online page.
Preview Days for Students begin Thursday, March 5 and end on Friday, March 6.

Students may purchase books during their scheduled library times the week of March 9.

The Bookfair will also be open Science Fair Night, March 10 from 2:45 - 7:00.

The bookfair will end on Friday, March 13 at 11:00.   
Join Our Shamrock Marathon Team - March 20-22
Shamrock Marathon

click the link to view the registration form
We Collect For a Greener Tomorrow!
Funding Factory
Help Us Earn Funding!
Send us your used printer cartridges. The school receives money for every recycled ink container we return to Funding Factory.

Message from the Principal
I am very happy to be a part of a dedicated and hardworking staff and school community. We strive to maintain a positive and safe learning environment where a quality education is our focus. We are committed to our school system's motto "Every Child...a Masterpiece." Our instructional program is outstanding and we are very excited to continue to be a fully accredited elementary school. Children at Deep Creek Central learn from a rigorous curriculum. They have lots of fun and are truly loved.

We are very proud of our students and staff and encourage active parental participation. Deep Creek Central Elementary School is a great place to learn.

Barbara Fortner


Curriculum Objectives

A Fully Accredited School

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Virginia School Report Card.

"There is a brilliant child locked inside every student."

- Marva Collins



The Chesapeake Public School System is an equal educational opportunity school system. The School Board of the City of Chesapeake also adheres to the principles of equal opportunity in employment and, therefore, prohibits discrimination in terms and conditions of employment on the basis of race, sex, national origin, color, religion, age, or disability.
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