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We Are Dever Determined!

 Every Child. Every Minute. Every Day.

We do whatever it takes to ensure every child reaches their full potential.

Welcome To The Paul A. Dever Elementary School!

We believe all students deserve access to a world class education. With talented and committed teachers and leaders, individualized supports to meet students’ diverse learning needs, a supportive and caring learning environment, and a culture of high expectations for academic excellence, we ensure all students at Dever Elementary are prepared to succeed in college, careers and beyond.

Our Mission

Dever is a school where — in every classroom, every day — we help students to reach their full potential.

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Our Community

Learn more about the community members and partners who support Dever’s students.

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Latest News

Welcome Back! Getting Ready for the 2017-2018 School Year

Welcome Back! Getting Ready for the 2017-2018 School Year

Welcome back, new and returning Dever families! As we get ready for the 2017-2018 school year, please check out this video from Dr. Fishburn for important information, including start dates for our students. We can’t wait to see you!

First Annual Literacy BBQ!

On Wednesday, May 24th, we held our First Annual Literacy BBQ at Dever! Over 400 students, families, friends, and community partners gathered to enjoy grilled burgers and hot dogs, browse the Dever Book Fair, read together in our courtyard, and more!

Dever Book Fair During the Week of May 22nd!

Dever Book Fair During the Week of May 22nd!

​Hello Dever Families! The Scholastic Book Fair will be open to parents and families from Monday, May 22nd through Friday, May 26th in the Auditorium! Please come by to browse, say hi to Clifford the Big Red Dog, and purchase some wonderful books with your students!

Family Resources from The Boston Basics

Family Resources from The Boston Basics

Hello Dever Families! The Boston Basics are five evidence-based parenting and caregiving principles that encompass much of what experts find is important for children from birth to age three. The Boston Basics Initiative is working through a broad range of institutions to ensure that every parent and caregiver is fully supported by family and friends to use the Boston Basics practices in everyday life. Learn more here!

Dever 2017-2018 Calendar Now Available!

Dever 2017-2018 Calendar Now Available!

Dever’s calendar for the 2017-2018 academic year is now available! Check it out here.

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