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Americas Press Releases

Releases for 2017


Thursday, August 24, 2017 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Dr. Youlanda Washington named as DoDEA Americas Kentucky Community Superintendent

Dr. Youlanda Washington has been named as the Kentucky Community Superintendent for the Southeast District Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA).

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Dr. Judith A. Minor Selected to Serve as Associate Director for Performance and Accountability and Director of Student Excellence for DoDEA Americas

Thomas M. Brady, Director, Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA), announced today the selection of Dr. Judith A. Minor as the new Associate Director for Performance and Accountability and Director of Student Excellence for DoDEA Americas.

Friday, May 26, 2017 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
FCHS Senior Awarded Emily J.T. Perez Foundation Scholarship

Ms. Nataliah Whetstone, a senior at Fort Campbell High School (FCHS), has been awarded the Emily J.T. Perez Foundation, LLC scholarship.

Friday, May 12, 2017 | DoDEA Fort-Campbell Schools |
Fort Campbell High School Hires New Head Football Coach

Fort Campbell HS has hired Mr. Joshua Robins as The Falcons’ new head football coach.

Thursday, May 4, 2017 | DoDEA Puerto Rico | HQ Feature
Antilles High School Future Business Leaders Headed to Nationals

Ten Antilles HS students move on to Future Business Leaders of America National Conference

Thursday, April 27, 2017 | DoDEA Fort-Campbell Schools | HQ Feature
Fort Campbell High School Junior Receives Berea College Legacy Scholar Award

Damian Bowe was honored recently by Berea College, Berea, Ky., as a Carter G. Woodson Legacy Scholar for outstanding accomplishments in the areas of academics, service and leadership.

Friday, April 14, 2017 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Gilmer Named DoDEA Americas Elementary Principal of the Year

Dr. Vicki Gilmer, principal of both Fort Rucker Primary and Fort Rucker Elementary schools, has been named DoDEA Americas Elementary Principal of the Year.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 | DoDEA Puerto Rico | HQ Feature
Antilles High School Wins NASSP Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teaching Democracy

The entry was an instructional collaboration with AHS teachers and community partners.

Monday, March 6, 2017 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
FCHS’s Model United Nations Team Boasts Most Winners Ever

Fort Campbell High School’s Model United Nations came away from the Indiana University Model United Nations (IUMUN) Conference, Feb. 24-26, with the most awards team members have ever earned at a conference. The IUMUN is considered one of the premiere high school MUN conferences in the entire Midwest.

Friday, March 3, 2017 | DoDEA Mid-Atlantic | HQ Feature
Lejeune HS Senior Beatty Named 2017 Marine Military Child of the Year

Lejeune High School (LHS) senior Jackson Beatty has been named the recipient of the Operation Homefront 2017 Marine Military Child of the Year® Award.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Antilles School Students Shine at Robotics Competition

The FIRST LEGO League teams from Antilles Elementary, Middle and High schools performed exceptionally well at the annual FIRST® LEGO® League Animal Allies Puerto Rico Championship.

Thursday, February 16, 2017 | DoDEA Americas |
Fort Campbell's Jankowski Named Southeast Districts's 2018 Teacher of the Year

Fort Campbell High School’s Kenneth Jankowski has been named the DoDEA Americas Southeast District 2018 Teacher of the Year.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Fort Campbell Middle School Wrestler Takes State

Eighth grade Mahaffey MS student, Ethan Tomerlin won the Kentucky State Wrestling Association's Middle School State Championship.

Monday, January 30, 2017 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Hussein Named Albritton Middle School Principal

Dr. Laura Hussein has been promoted to Principal of Albritton Middle School at Fort Bragg, N.C., in the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Americas Mid-Atlantic District. Most recently, Dr. Hussein had served as the assistant principal of Hampton Primary School, also on Fort Bragg. Ms. Pat Schob has been selected for an Instructional Systems Specialist position within the District, so the change in leadership will be seamless.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 | DoDEA Americas |
Maxwell AFB Elementary/Middle School Robotics Team Wins Champion's Award

The FIRST LEGO League team from Maxwell Air Force Base Elementary/Middle School won the Champion’s Award at the regional qualifier in Alexander City, AL

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