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Three DoDEA Schools Selected as 2019 National Blue Ribbon Schools

Three DoDEA Schools Selected as 2019 National Blue Ribbon Schools

October 02, 2019 Recognized recently by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy Devos as 2019 National Blue Ribbon Schools.
PressRoom, Press Releases
National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

September 30, 2019 Every October, we observe National Disability Employment Awareness Month to recognize the contributions, dedication and talents of Americans with disabilities who are a vital part of our workforce.
Celebrations, Observances
Bullying Prevention Month

Bullying Prevention Month

September 24, 2019 DoDEA actively acknowledges National Bullying Prevention month in October in order to help educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention.
Celebrations, Observances

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Dav Pilkey Visits Fort Bragg Schools

October 04, 2019
Author Dav Pilkey spoke to students and gave each student one of his books on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, at Poole Elementary School. Pilkey is an award-winning and bestselling author of the “Captain Underpants” series. Read More


Gordon ES Students meet author Dav Pilkey

October 04, 2019
Award-winning author of the Captain Underpants and Dog Man series of children's books visited with Gordon, Poole, and Shughart Elementary School 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade students. Read More


QMHS MCJROTC Selected as a Naval Honor School

October 01, 2019
MCJROTC selected as a Naval Honor School Read More


Ramey Unit School senior selected by the National Hispanic Recognition Program

September 25, 2019
Delianne from the Class of 2020 has been selected as a Scholar by the National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP). Read More


Ramey Unit School junior Nico selected for the Iberoamerican Mathematical Olympiad

September 25, 2019
Ramey Unit School junior Nico was selected as one of four members of the Puerto Rico delegation to the Iberoamerican Mathematical Olympiad. Read More


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DoDEA Americas Dedicates Bolden Elementary Middle School at MCAS Beaufort

DoDEA Americas Dedicates Bolden Elementary Middle School at MCAS Beaufort

October 11, 2019 Faculty, staff, students, and guests celebrated the grand opening of Bolden Elementary Middle School at its new location at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, South Carolina Oct. 8.
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Mr. Brian Perry Named the South Carolina/Fort Stewart Community Superintenden

Mr. Brian Perry Named the South Carolina/Fort Stewart Community Superintenden

October 11, 2019 Dr. Christy Huddleston, the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Americas Southeast District Superintendent, has named Mr. Brian Perry as the South Carolina/Fort Stewart Community Superintendent effective October 13.
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DoDEA Americas School Selected as 2019 Blue Ribbon School

DoDEA Americas School Selected as 2019 Blue Ribbon School

October 04, 2019 A Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Americas School was recognized recently by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy Devos as a 2019 National Blue Ribbon School.
Press Releases
Dana Sutherland Named New Principal at Lejeune High School

Dana Sutherland Named New Principal at Lejeune High School

September 25, 2019 Mr. Todd Curkendall, the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Camp Lejeune Community Superintendent, has selected Ms. Dana Sutherland as the Lejeune High School (LHS) principal.
Press Releases
Kathryn Downs Named Community Superintendent for Fort Bragg and Cuba

Kathryn Downs Named Community Superintendent for Fort Bragg and Cuba

August 16, 2019 Dr. Donato Cuadrado, the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Mid-Atlantic District Superintendent, has named Mrs. Kathryn Downs as the Fort Bragg and Cuba Community Superintendent effective Sept. 1.
Press Releases

DoDEA Americas Director for Student Excellence

Dr. Judith A. Minor Director for Student Excellence

Dr. Judith A. Minor

Mr. Stephen Hovanic Chief of Staff

Mr. Stephen Hovanic
DoDEA Americas Chief of Staff


District Leadership

Dr. Christy Huddleston District Superintendent

Dr. Christy Huddleston
Southeast District Superintendent


Dr. Donato Cuadrado District Superintendent

Dr. Donato Cuadrado
Mid-Atlantic District Superintendent


Community Leadership

Dr. Jacob Sherwood Community Superintendent

Dr. Jacob Sherwood
Puerto Rico Community Superintendent


Dr. Lisa B. Coleman Community Superintendent

Dr. Lisa B. Coleman
Georgia/Alabama Community Superintendent


Dr. Youlanda Washington Community Superintendent

Dr. Youlanda Washington
Fort-Campbell Schools Community Superintendent


Mr. Todd Curkendall Community Superintendent

Mr. Todd Curkendall
Camp Lejeune Community Superintendent


Mrs. Kathy Downs Community Superintendent

Mrs. Kathy Downs
Fort-Bragg Schools Community Superintendent


Ms. Helen Balilo Community Superintendent

Ms. Helen Balilo
NY/VA Community Superintendent


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DoDEA Americas Director for Student Excellence 678-364-8000 director.ddess@am.dodea.edu
Chief of Instructional Leadership Development 678-364-8055 samantha.ingram@am.dodea.edu
Chief of Staff 678-364-8001 stephen.hovanic@am.dodea.edu
Public Affairs 571-372-0604 jade.fulce@hq.dodea.edu
Diversity Management & Equal Opportunity (DMEO) 678-364-6655 albert.ware@am.dodea.edu
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