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Americas Press Releases

Marshall Elementary School to Close at End of School Year October 8, 2014
A MILCON program begun in Fiscal Year 2010 to replace aging DoDEA schools, will replace Marshall ES at Fort Campbell, Ky. at the end of the 2014-2015 school year. More...
 
White Named Heroes Elementary School Principal August 28, 2014
Dr. Kendra White has been promoted to principal of Heroes Elementary School in the North Carolina: Camp Lejeune District. More...
 
Tutt Named Diamond Elementary School Principal August 14, 2014
Dr. Marva Tutt has been named principal of Diamond Elementary School, at Fort Stewart, Ga., in the South Carolina/Fort Stewart/DoDDS-Cuba District. More...
 
Davis Named Brittin Elementary School Principal August 14, 2014
Dr. Davis comes to DoDEA from the Tucson Unified School District, where she was an elementary school principal. More...
 
Kirk Named Ramey School Principal July 17, 2014
Kirk Named Principal of Ramey School More...
 
Smith Named Dexter Elementary School Principal June 27, 2014
Ms. Edwina Smith has been named principal of Dexter Elementary School, at Fort Benning, in the Georgia/Alabama District. More...
 
Cuadrado Named Assistant Superintendent for New York/Virginia/Puerto Rico District May 20, 2014
Announcing Dr. Cuadrado being named Assistant Superintendent for New York/Virginia/Puerto Rico District More...
 
Austin Named DDESS Deputy Director of CIA April 16, 2014
Frances Austin has been named Deputy Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment (CIA), at the DDESS Area Service Center More...
 
Fort Bragg Schools to Consolidate/Redistrict March 14, 2014
Fort Bragg Schools to Consolidate/Redistrict in School Year 2014-15 More...
 
DoDEA to Close Four Schools at Fort Knox March 5, 2014
4 DoDEA schools at Ft. Knox will close at the end of SY 2013-2014 due to a decrease in student enrollment resulting from the inactivation of the 3rd Combat Brigade, 1st Infantry Division. More...

Releases for 2014


Wednesday, October 8, 2014 | DoDEA Ft. Campbell Schools |
Marshall ES to Close at End of School Year

A Military Construction program will replace Marshall ES at Fort Campbell, KY with a new facility to be built on the same site.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 | DoDEA Heroes ES | HQ Feature
White Named Heroes Elementary School Principal

Dr. Kendra White has been promoted to principal of Heroes Elementary School in the North Carolina: Camp Lejeune District.

Thursday, August 14, 2014 | DoDEA Brittin ES | HQ Feature
Davis Named Brittin Elementary School Principal

Dr. Davis comes to DoDEA from the Tucson Unified School District.

Thursday, August 14, 2014 | DoDEA Diamond ES | HQ Feature
Tutt Named Diamond Elementary School Principal

"Dr. Tutt brings diverse leadership experience to the position."

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 | DoDEA NY/VA/PR District | HQ Feature
Kirk Named Ramey School Principal

Mr. Kenneth Kirk has been promoted to principal of Ramey School.

Friday, June 27, 2014 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Smith Named Dexter Elementary School Principal

Ms. Edwina Smith has been named principal of Dexter Elementary School, at Fort Benning, in the Georgia/Alabama District. She came to the Georgia/Alabama District as an assistant principal at Faith Middle School in 2013.

Monday, May 19, 2014 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Cuadrado Named Assistant Superintendent for New York/Virginia/Puerto Rico District

Dr. Donato Cuadrado has been named Assistant Superintendent for the New York, Virginia, Puerto Rico District (NY/VA/PR), with a duty station at Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Austin Named DDESS Deputy Director of CIA

Frances Austin has been named Deputy Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment (CIA), at the DDESS Area Service Center.

Thursday, March 13, 2014 | DoDEA NC-Fort Bragg District | HQ Feature
Fort Bragg Schools to Consolidate/Redistrict

One new school will replace three existing schools.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 | DoDEA Ft. Knox Schools | HQ Feature
DoDEA to Close Four Schools at Fort Knox

Four DoDEA schools at Ft. Knox will close at the end of School Year 2013-2014 due to a decrease in student enrollment resulting from the inactivation of the 3rd Combat Brigade, 1st Infantry Division.

Thursday, January 16, 2014 | DoDEA Maxwell AFB E/MS | HQ Feature
Knight Named Maxwell AFB E/MS Principal

Dr. Middlemiss announced today that Dr. Ron Knight has been named principal of Maxwell AFB Elementary and Middle School, at Maxwell AFB, Ala., in the Georgia/Alabama District.