DoDEA Americas

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DoDEA Americas operates 50 schools in 2 Districts located in 2 countries, 7 states, and one territory across 3 time zones.

There are nearly 900,000 military connected children of all ages worldwide, of which nearly 20,000 are enrolled in DoDEA Americas schools and served by thousands of teachers and educational aides.

All schools within DoDEA are fully accredited by U.S. accreditation agencies.

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June 14, 2022 Juneteenth (a blending of the words June and nineteenth), also known as Freedom Day, is an American holiday and is the oldest known celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

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Nine Ramey Art Students create ornaments for National Christmas Tree display in Washington D.C.

December 03, 2021
Nine (9) Ramey Unit School Middle and High School Art students' (Jeshua, Odymar, Dylan, Leandra, Marieli, Derek, Amira, Lorena, Gahel) Christmas tree ornaments will be on display Read More

Ramey Softball Team Going to Semi-Finals

November 15, 2021
The Ramey Softball Team has made it to semi-finals! Read More

Ramey Mathletes at Colegio Espiritu Santo

November 12, 2021
Congratulations to the Ramey High School math team on a great first competition. Read More

Senior Josue R. receives letter of Assurance from the United States Military Academy

November 12, 2021
We would like to congratulate Senior Josue R. for receiving a letter of Assurance from the United States Military Academy Read More

Elliott Express 10.08.2021

October 08, 2021
Elliott Express Newsletter October 8th 2021 Read More

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Latest Press Releases

DoDEA student awarded National Merit® College Sponsored Scholarship

DoDEA student awarded National Merit® College Sponsored Scholarship

June 06, 2022 The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced scholarship winners in the 67th annual National Merit Scholarship Program-College Sponsored Scholarship. These awards provide between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four years of undergraduate study at the institution financing the scholarship. Among the selectees is Ross Kenney, a senior at DoDEA’s Antilles High School in Puerto Rico.
DoDEA Announces 2023 Teacher of the Year

DoDEA Announces 2023 Teacher of the Year

May 27, 2022 Lester Middle School teacher Dr. Cara Kaiser was selected as the 2023 Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Teacher of the Year.
Dr. Judith A. Minor Director for Student Excellence

DoDEA Americas Director for Student Excellence

Mr. Stephen Hovanic Chief of Staff

DoDEA Americas Chief of Staff

Dr. Samantha Ingram Chief of Instructional Leadership Development

DoDEA Americas Chief of Instructional Leadership Development

District Leadership

Mr. Brian Perry Acting District Superintendent

Southeast Acting District Superintendent

Mr. Kent Worford District Superintendent

Mid-Atlantic District Superintendent

Community Leadership

Dr. Lisa B. Coleman Community Superintendent

Georgia/Alabama Community Superintendent

Mr. Brian Perry Community Superintendent

South Carolina/Fort Stewart Community Superintendent

Mr. Joshua Adams Community Superintendent

Kentucky Community Superintendent

Mr. Ryan Smith Community Superintendent

Camp Lejeune Community Superintendent

Mrs. Kathy Downs Community Superintendent

Fort Bragg/Cuba Community Superintendent

Ms. Helen Balilo Community Superintendent

NY/VA Community Superintendent

Office or Function Phone Email
DoDEA Americas Director for Student Excellence 470-460-2171  
Chief of Instructional Leadership Development 470-460-7076
Chief of Staff 470-460-7055
Public Affairs 470-460-2113

Diversity Management & Equal Opportunity (DMEO) 470-460-2033
Reasonable Accommodations 470-460-2026
General Counsel 470-460-7020
Human Resources    
HR Liaison 470-460-2071  
HR - Labor & Employee Relations 470-460-7028  
School Educator Recruitment Line 571-372-0576  
Information Technology Division Chief 678-364-8042  
IT Help Desk 470-460-2200
LOG - Asset Management 678-364-8021  
LOG - Student Transportation 678-364-8038  
LOG - Student Meals 678-364-8021/8038  
Resource Management Chief 470-460-4066  
RM - Travel 470-460-2128
Personnel Security 470-460-2010