Fri, May 17, 2019 The Pacific Region has announced that Dr. Judith “Judy” Allen has been selected to be the District Superintendent of Schools for the DoDEA Pacific East (Mainland Japan) District for the coming school year.
Thu, May 16, 2019 Ms. Otero, MS Science teacher at Ramey School invited two students from the University of Puerto Rico in Aguadilla “CORA” to give a presentation about carnivorous plants to her 6th grade science class.
Fri, May 3, 2019 The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Americas Region proudly announces that Ms. Kari Dahl, a gifted teacher at Poole Elementary School at Fort Bragg, North Carolina has been selected as the 2020 Mid-Atlantic District Teacher of the Year.
Mon, Apr 22, 2019 It was an honor showcasing West Point Middle School's curricular and extra-curricular programs, partnerships and data for Mrs. Esper, wife of the Secretary of the Army, and Mrs. Williams, wife of the United States Military Academy Superintendent.
Tue, Apr 9, 2019 The QMHS AP World History Class had an Imperialism Tea Party with 9th grade English Class. Students dressed up in costume and gave a speech in character on how they impacted the world at that time period.
Tue, Apr 9, 2019 On Thursday March 28th fourteen Cadets from Halsey Academy in New Jersey along with their Senior Marine Instructor Colonel Bob Golden (ret.) and Marine Instructor Gunnery Sergeant Jeffries (ret.) visited some of our MCJROTC Cadets.
Mon, Apr 1, 2019 The attached slide show discusses the changes for SY 19-20. Humphreys Middle will be grades 5-8. Humphreys Central ES and Humphreys West ES will be PreK-4. Please contact the Pacific West DSO for more information.
Tue, Mar 19, 2019 The 101st Airborne Division, as we know it today, stems from World War II. Nearly eight decades ago, Nazi forces occupied Carentan, a small city in northern France. The 101st Airborne Division had one mission on June 6, 1944 – liberate Carentan.
Tue, Mar 12, 2019 A Brewster Middle School 7th grader has been named as a Marine Corps Military Child of the Year. The 2019 award for the Marine Corps MCOY has gone to Jaxson Jordan, son of Master Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Jordan and Rebecca Jordan.
Fri, Mar 8, 2019 As part of the Marine Mammal Unit, Marine Biology students participated in a field study trip to Ray Park located at the United States Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen to observe the migrating humpback whales visiting the Northwest coast of Puerto Rico.
Fri, Mar 8, 2019 Our entire community enjoyed our first annual "Hump Day 5K." We had over 100 people to register for this event. Our principal ran---He wasn't able to bring home the GOLD medal for his age division; however, he did come in 2nd!
Mon, Mar 4, 2019 Albritton's Odyssey of the Mind team attended the regional competition on Saturday, March 2. The team placed 3rd in Spontaneous problems and 7th in Long-term problems. Overall, the team worked very hard and made us proud!
Sun, Mar 3, 2019 After several weather set-backs and subsequent performance cancellations, QMHS Drama, 8th grade English students, AVID MS and HS students attended the long anticipated play at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Tuesday, February 26th.
Fri, Mar 1, 2019 Last Friday, February 22, 2019 Ramey School celebrated Black History Month. The students from the Puerto Rico and United States History classes created a presentation portraying the importance of African heritage in our histories and cultures.
Tue, Feb 26, 2019 Discovered in the early XX century, and built by the Taino around 1270AD, Caguana Ceremonial Ball Courts Site is considered the most important Taino archeological site in the Caribbean.
Tue, Feb 26, 2019 As part of the AVID curriculum students must design and become active in community service projects that provide them with – not only service hours – but also meaningful character development experiences.
Mon, Feb 25, 2019 As part of the ongoing MILCON program for the Okinawa DoDEA schools we are sometimes faced with the need for “swing space” to accommodate students during the various construction projects
Sun, Feb 24, 2019 Fort Jackson students celebrated in a "Nation of Diverse Readers" by participating in a Facebook Live (Goodnight School) bedtime story presented by Fort Jackson teachers and FJ Command, by sharing a read aloud LIVE of Facebook!
Fri, Feb 22, 2019 The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Americas Region proudly announces that Ms. Alysia Durham, a math teacher at Fort Campbell High School at Fort Campbell, Kentucky has been selected as the 2020 Southeast District Teacher of the Year.
Fri, Feb 22, 2019 DoDEA Pacific East District Superintendent Dr. Steven Bloom is pleased to announce that Ms. Rachel Baker at Ikego ES (Yokosuka, Japan), 5th Grade Teacher, has been selected as the 2020 Teacher of the Year for the DoDEA Pacific East District.
Fri, Feb 22, 2019 The MUN students from Quantico Middle/High School competed at Old Dominion University’s Model United Nations Conference held at the Sheraton Hotel in Norfolk, Virginia from Feb. 15th- 17th.
Thu, Feb 21, 2019 The possibility of redistricting the Okinawa schools has been a topic under review for the last two years. This review is driven by several factors. In all instances, we try to minimize disruptions that impact families and students.
Wed, Feb 20, 2019 VICENZA, Italy— Stacy Knappe was announced today as the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Europe South District 2020 Teacher of the Year. Knappe teaches AP Literature, English 12 and drama at Vicenza High School in Vicenza, Italy.
Fri, Feb 8, 2019 Jasmine Ward is an athlete in every form of the word. The Fort Campbell senior is an all-district performer on the soccer field for the Lady Falcons and has taken that athleticism to the wrestling mat.
Thu, Dec 20, 2018 On September 5, 2018, students from all over the western region of Puerto Rico converged on Ramey School to participate in a pre-college presentation from one of the world’s top universities: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Wed, Dec 19, 2018 On December 12, 2018, Mrs. Velazquez (NHS Sponsor), Mrs. Diaz (Military and Family Life Counselor, MFLC) and all the members of the Ramey School National Honor Society delivered donations to the Women's Resource Center.
Mon, Dec 17, 2018 Mrs. Velazquez’s third grade class learned by experience how an idea can take life after reading the book, “What Do You Do with an Idea” by Kobi Yamada. The students wanted to know what if a book were to be written about surviving Hurricane Maria, 2017.
Thu, Dec 13, 2018 The Gordon Elementary School Patriot Players perform an original musical theater performance entitled, "The Elf Who Wouldn't Sit on the Shelf." The School's music teacher, Michael Flagg wrote the script last summer.
Mon, Dec 10, 2018 For the second year in a row, Fort Campbell High School students teamed up for the U.S. Army Challenge, in the FCHS gym during Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps and physical education classes.
Thu, Nov 15, 2018 Fort Campbell High School students, faculty and staff, DoDEA representatives, and Fort Campbell leadership – packed into the high school’s commons today to celebrate the high school’s dedication with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Mon, Nov 12, 2018 The Model United Nations class at Quantico High School - along with social studies teacher, Mrs. Martin, and parent chaperon, Mrs. Allen - traveled down to Williamsburg on October 9th.
Mon, Nov 12, 2018 On Monday, November 12, 2018, All parents and students Pierce Terrace Elementary and Pinckney Elementary School were invited to march in the Veterans Day Parade. View page 3 of the Nov. 15, 2018 issue of The Leader.
Tue, Oct 30, 2018 QMHS AVID students received a special gift from the Fredericksburg (VA) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi. The students were presented T-shirts by the fraternity that carry the slogan: Discover, Engage, and Succeed.
Mon, Oct 29, 2018 The students at Ramey Unit School put their stamp on the world this past summer. Despite facing hardships and challenges during a hurricane-ravaged school year, these students showed resilience and determination to work towards their goals.
Wed, Oct 17, 2018 As the eight o’clock bell chimed at Stuttgart High School, students and faculty gathered around the flagpole to participate in a commemoration ceremony on the seventeenth anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
Tue, Sep 4, 2018 Fort Campbell had searched for nearly a month for its next head boys’ basketball coach before the high school made its decision to promote from within, giving the Falcon head coaching reigns over to former assistant Robbie Townsend on Aug. 22.
Thu, Aug 9, 2018 Jacob Rolfe and Hannah Thurber quietly chatted outside of the Fort Campbell High School guidance counselors office as more than 430 other students headed to classes for their first day of school.
Thu, Jul 26, 2018 The excitement was palpable this morning as educators and administrators of Fort Campbell High School entered their new 21st century building to prepare for students and the new school year.
Thu, Jul 26, 2018 The Fort Campbell High School Falcons and Lady Falcons soccer teams are kicking off the preseason at soccer camp.
The camp was hosted on post by UK Soccer, a Clarksville-based soccer training camp owned by Tony Sonnabend.
Thu, Jul 5, 2018 More than 40 students from Quantico Middle/High School participated in the 8th annual Quantico Summer Science, Technology, Engineering and Math—or STEM—Academy June 25-29 aboard Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia.
Fri, Jun 15, 2018 Five Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) students were named among 2018 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists this year by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC).
Tue, May 29, 2018 The Lejeune High School track team stepped up to a whole new playing field when they competed in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 1A East Regional Track and Field meet on May 11 and 12.
Sun, May 20, 2018 LEXINGTON — Fort Campbell’s Damian Bowe missed his high school graduation Friday to compete in the KHSAA Class 2A State Track & Field Championship, but Mother Nature had other plans at the University of Kentucky.
Fri, May 18, 2018 Junior Jasiah Tudryn and seniors Jaylun Wallace, Geoffrey Grad-ney and Josh DeRivas finished the race in 1 minute, 29.00 seconds to win the state championship and break the record of 1:29.76 set in 2012.
Fri, May 4, 2018 Representing Lejeune High School on the national level, senior standout Jayda Bodine was recently awarded the North Carolina High School Athletic Association William Clary Medal Scholarship.
Thu, May 3, 2018 A Fort Campbell High School student was recognized as a finalist for the U.S. Army-Pro Football Hall of Fame Award for Excellence by a Pro Football Hall of Famer during a formal ceremony at the school April 3.
Wed, May 2, 2018 Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. – Tuesday, May April 1 , 2018 – The U.S. Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) today announced 8th grade Aguarico from Aguadilla, Puerto Rico as a 1st place state winner in the 16th annual eCYBERMISSION competition
Thu, Apr 26, 2018 Teams from across Kentucky and Tennessee converged at Fryar Stadium Saturday to take part in the seventh annual Coach Johnson Memorial Classic, Fort Campbell’s second home meet of the year.
Tue, Apr 24, 2018 Kara Ball, a fourth through fifth grade teacher at DeLalio Elementary School on Marine Corps Air Station New River has been named the DoDEA State Teacher of the Year. Read more from the link above from the Camp Lejeune Globe.
Fri, Apr 20, 2018 FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - Fort Bragg will dedicate a school to a woman forced out of her job after she pushed to allow blacks to attend classes, years before a national court case made school segregation illegal.
Wed, Apr 18, 2018 Fort Bragg will dedicate a school to a woman forced out of her job after she pushed to allow blacks to attend classes, years before a national court case made school segregation illegal.
Tue, Apr 10, 2018 April is the Month of the Military Child. The Patriot Guard Riders joined students at Hampton Primary School for an opening ceremony at the flag pole. Afterwards, the All American Brass Band performed for all to enjoy.
Thu, Apr 5, 2018 The Non-DoD Schools Program (NDSP) provides academic support and funding for the education of authorized command sponsored dependents of military members, and Department of Defense civilian employees assigned to overseas.
Fri, Mar 16, 2018 We would like to congratulate senior Carmen Andrade for being nominated as
a US Presidential Scholar Candidate. This award recognizes and honors the
nation's most distinguished graduating high school seniors.
Thu, Mar 8, 2018 “This glove right here is older than all of these girls out here practicing today,” said David Watson, Fort Campbell High School softball coach, as he slipped on his glove during the team’s practice March 1 in the FCHS gym.
Tue, Mar 6, 2018 SHS AP Research teacher Mr. Daniel Coapstick will be taking Aidan DeHan ‘18, Otheniel Wetlesen ‘19, and the partnership of Clare Walls ‘18 and Lyanne Nacario ‘18 to present their research at the JSHS symposium in Reidstadt, Germany.
Tue, Mar 6, 2018 A group of students from Fort Campbell High School took part in the U.S. Army High School Challenge. The students were a mix of the Physical Education and Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) classes.
Fri, Mar 2, 2018 It had been nearly a decade since Baumholder won a basketball championship so the team had no qualms with slowing down the tempo and running off clock time in its Department of Defense Education Activity Division III championship game last weekend.
Wed, Feb 28, 2018 The Ramey School AVID program attended a special study trip to Adjuntas, Puerto Rico on Thursday February 22, 2018. Highlighting the trip were visits to Casa Pueblo and the Bosque Escuela.
Wed, Feb 28, 2018 Nearly 40 Fort Campbell High School students participated in 2018 Model United Nations Conference at Indiana University Feb. 23-25. There were approximately 400 students from around the country and world, who participated in the conference.
Tue, Feb 27, 2018 DoDEA Pacific East District Superintendent Dr. Steven Bloom is pleased to announce that Mrs. Courtney Conover-Woodworth has been selected as the SY 2018 -2019 Teacher of the Year for the DoDEA Pacific East District.
Fri, Feb 23, 2018 The shooting tragedy in Parkland, FL caused a lot of attention to be directed at the school's JROTC program. What is becoming increasingly more evident is the number of cadets who acted independently to protect and assure the safety of others.
Tue, Feb 20, 2018 West Point Elementary students connected with Gabriel de Castilla on February 9, 2018. They learned about active volcanoes, penguins, research projects, and were able to pose questions.
Fri, Feb 16, 2018 FCHS Falcons head football coach Joshua Robins (center) stands with four players, Abdel Howard, Donnell Dunnings, Gabe Whitehead and Dayton Keeling, after they signed their letters of intent to play football for the Campbellsville University Tigers
Mon, Jan 22, 2018 Jordan Soles, a senior Air Force Junior ROTC (AFJROTC) cadet at Spangdahlem High School has received a scholarship to attend one of six partnering universities participating in a pilot training program over the summer of 2018.
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 A group of students from Irwin Intermediate school read a children’s book as a class, and much like other literary circles, hosted conversations and made connections to the characters within the story.
Thu, Jan 11, 2018 The entire student body of West Point Middle School joined other schools for educational activities and the opportunity to watch the Black Knights basketball team play against Lafayette College.
Fri, Dec 15, 2017 The Department of Defense Education Activity bids farewell to Glenn Hughes, the Chief of Staff for the Southeast District in the Americas, after three decades of service to military-connected children.
Thu, Dec 14, 2017 “How can we, as authors and illustrators create a book about our town Ft. Bragg?”
This is the driving question that spurred 160 Kimberly Hampton Primary School kindergartners and their teachers to create a floor-sized model of their community.
Tue, Dec 12, 2017 A group of 2nd grade students sang for the MOAA (Military Officers Association of America) in front of the Iron Mike statue and performed for a group of Women Military Veterans on Fort Bragg.
Wed, Dec 6, 2017 The museum is located in Historic Downtown Fayetteville on the corner of Bragg Boulevard and Hay Street, adjacent to the city’s Freedom Memorial Park and North Carolina Veteran’s Park.
Fri, Nov 17, 2017 GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Dozens of kindergarten and first grade students, along with their parents and school staff, participated in the 2nd Annual St. Martin’s Day Lantern Walk Nov. 2, 2017 at Netzaberg Elementary School.
Thu, Nov 9, 2017 The Fort Campbell Falcons took a cross country team of seven boys and one girl to the Kentucky High School Athletic Association State Meet Saturday in Lexington, Kentucky, and came home ranked 27th in the state.
Tue, Nov 7, 2017 William Hall, FKHS student named as 2018 National Merit Semifinalist. About 90 percent of the semifinalists are expected to attain finalist standing, and about half of the finalists will win a National Merit Scholarship, earning the Merit Scholar title.
Mon, Oct 23, 2017 Speed. Tackles. Blocking. Lots and lots of blocking.
Those were just some of the elements that turned what might have been a close football game between the Eagles and the Caverna Colonels into a Fort Knox High School senior night to remember.
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 The average age when kids first try alcohol is 11 years for boys and 13 years of age for girls. The three leading causes of death for 15 to 24 year olds are automobile crashes, homicides and suicides.
Mon, Sep 18, 2017 At the end of last school year Ramey hosted its first National History Day (NHD) Competition. NHD is the nation’s largest social studies competition. Students are required to select a topic for original research and complete a year-long investigation.
Sat, Aug 19, 2017 He may be a little undersized in terms of defensive linemen, but his play was big Friday night as Fort Campbell defeated Marshall County. Mike Averhart was selected as the Jersey Mikes “Player of the Game” for his defensive effort against the Marshals.
Mon, Aug 7, 2017 Tiffany M. Bryant was presented the Achievement Medal for Civilian Service for exceptionally meritorious achievements while assigned as Principal, Humphreys Central Elementary School, DoDEA, US Army Garrison Humphreys.
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 Summer vacation is dwindling down to its final days as Fort Campbell students stuff their backpacks with supplies, gearing up for their first day of the 2017-18 school year Wednesday.
Mon, Jun 5, 2017 W. T. Sampson Elementary/High School students from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba participated in competitive sports events against Quantico Middle/High School in Virginia during their trip May 12-18.
Wed, May 24, 2017 A life lived overseas, away from family and those who care about you, can leave one feeling alone. For two years, Shana Blankenship has coordinated a massive effort to provide our single soldiers with a little love, attention, and appreciation.
Wed, May 24, 2017 The hugely anticipated, top-secret, high-tech, 2017 Zeitgeist Cover was unveiled in a special ceremony at Stuttgart High Media Center. The thermochromatic panther cover, created by senior Sean Loeben, contains over 30 Photoshop layers.
Wed, May 24, 2017 Stuttgart High School (Germany) was proud to see two students advance to nationals: Rachael Dickenson (SHS ’18) and Jimmy Lynch (SHS ’17) were both selected to attend the JSHS National Competition.
Tue, May 23, 2017 Fifth grade students at Irwin Intermediate School presented a musical theatre performance in Disney’s The Jungle Book Kids this past week. With great enthusiasm the cast held three performances in total:
Mon, May 22, 2017 The FRES Drama Club has put on plays to entertain students and parents with productions, and for their final farewell, 30 student-actors performed their rendition of "The Jungle Book."
Thu, May 11, 2017 Johnathan Dorminey, Fort Campbell High School junior, carried around a stack of brochures and flyers that continued to grow as he walked from booth to booth May 4 during the FCHS Teen Hiring Fair.
Mon, May 8, 2017 On April 28, Ramey School celebrated STEAM Night, an evening for students, parents and teachers to engage in activities involving science, technology, engineering, math and Art (STEAM).
Thu, May 4, 2017 No more than five-feet tall, dressed in slacks and a blouse, Frances Cutler Hahn, a Holocaust survivor, confidently approached the podium at the center of the Fort Campbell High School gym April 24th, 2017, to share her life story.
Mon, May 1, 2017 Stuttgart’s traditional annual spring play fell on the 21st and 22nd of April this year. Based on E. B. White’s Charlotte’s Web, this year’s performance was executed brilliantly by cast and crew alike.
Sat, Apr 29, 2017 Students from the Honors World History and Literature Classes were assigned a year-long research project on an ancient civilization, and they presented their research with either a documentary, exhibit, website, or performance.
Thu, Apr 20, 2017 All April, schools on and around Fort Bragg have been celebrating the Month of the Military Child. Today, that celebration took to the skies for students at Irwin Intermediate School on Fort Bragg.
Thu, Apr 13, 2017 Flies were smashed. Bells were rung. Barbies flew over the moon and gumdrops were eaten as students flooded the Fort Campbell High School gym Friday morning to build, shape and launch various objects to solve problems.
Mon, Apr 10, 2017 NETZABERG, Germany - The AFN Bavaria DJs took to Netzaberg Elementary School to read to kids ages preschool through 5th Grade. DJs Chappie, Livvy Liv, Tank, Lingo, and Bob Sauce each went to a few different classes.
Thu, Mar 23, 2017 The Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) is a program offered to high schools that allows students to develop character, achievement, leadership skills, and experience diversity among their peers.
Thu, Mar 23, 2017 The Fort Knox High School track team competed in their first outdoor meet Saturday in the Fort Knox All Comers meet, which was the first track meet held on the installation in two years.
Thu, Mar 23, 2017 President Abraham Lincoln once said, “Whatever you are, be a good one.” The Kentucky Youth of the Year Katherine Chung, a junior at Fort Knox High School, has done just that by winning the Boys & Girls Club of America military title.
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 Stuttgart High School offers many wonderful opportunities to its students; recently, students from Mrs. Stephanie Payne’s AP Biology and Anatomy and Physiology classes were given the rare opportunity to observe an advanced surgical team in action.
Tue, Mar 7, 2017 CSI. NCIS. Bones. Many people are familiar with these television shows but do not understand the science used by the crime fighting main characters. A group of students had the opportunity to learn about forensic science and how it is used judicially.
Mon, Mar 6, 2017 Mr. Thomas Brady, Director, Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA), announced Emma Rook and John Casey as delegates to the 55th annual United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) to be held March 4 - 11 in Washington, D.C.
Mon, Mar 6, 2017 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.
Fri, Mar 3, 2017 the entire Fort Knox High School boys’ swim team traveled to UofL’s Ralph Wright Natatorium as fellow teammates Christian Acevedo, Juan Acevedo, Noah Kopp and Jarrod Reiter competed in the KHSAA swimming state championship.
Thu, Mar 2, 2017 NETZABERG, Germany - Students at Netzaberg Elementary School participated a traditional German Fasching Parade celebrating various aspects of German culture with the theme, "We Are German."
Fri, Feb 24, 2017 Stuttgart High School Model United Nations team traveled to Prague for the annual MUN conference. The trip consisted of making new friends, touring the beautiful Old Town and city of Prague, and fierce negotiations between delegates.
Wed, Feb 22, 2017 With construction of the temporary elementary school site already under way, Fort Rucker schools are working to bond the elementary and primary schools as they prepare to be housed under one roof.
Thu, Feb 9, 2017 The Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire (CERN, or European Organization for Nuclear Research) opened its doors for Stuttgart High School advanced placement physics II and chemistry students to see the Hadron Collider, Jan. 25.
Thu, Feb 2, 2017 With brightly colored sticky notes stuck to their fingers, about a dozen students from Fort Campbell High School scurried around the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps classroom Tuesday morning during a resiliency training course.
Thu, Feb 2, 2017 The students and staff of Fort Rucker
Primary School celebrated their 100th
day in school for the year, but the day was
far from ordinary when they got a chance
to learn a life lesson – the importance of
Fri, Jan 27, 2017 October 31st through November 4th, Stuttgart High School was home to over 90 principals from several regions in Europe including Germany, Italy, England, Spain, Belgium, and The Netherlands.
Thu, Jan 26, 2017 The boys’ team placed second and a school record was broken. The relay team of Christian, Juan, Jarrod Reiter and Noah Kopp placed first in the 400-yard freestyle relay with a time of 3 minutes, 45.12 seconds.
Thu, Jan 12, 2017 The Eagles swim team competed in their third swim meet at Campbellsville University for the Campbellsville Taylor County Invitational. The boys’ swim team placed first overall out of 10 teams.
Fri, Dec 16, 2016 On Saturday the Fort Knox High School Eagles swim team competed in the 11th annual Battle of the Swamp Fern Creek at Ralph Wright Natatorium in Louisville. This was the team’s first meet of the season.
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 Jordan Holifield, a four-time DoDEA European Golf Champion will take his high school passion for golf to the college level. On November 10th at Stuttgart High School.
Holifield was supported by SHS golf coach John Bowman,
Tue, Dec 6, 2016 Stuttgart High School students joined with Patch Middle School for a day of combined learning and bonding between the high schoolers and the eighth graders. The goal of this “Resiliency Day” is to teach and show the soon-to-be high schoolers
Thu, Dec 1, 2016 Basketball season is here and the Fort Campbell High School boys basketball team is looking to get the 2016-2017 regular season started. The Falcons are anticipating a better record this year than the 1-22 regular season they had last season.
Wed, Nov 23, 2016 Golden brown leaves flutter through the wind; a cool breeze carries a palpable air of anticipation through the crowd of huddled teachers, students, and parents. All eyes focused on a minuscule speck, high up in the air dangling precariously
Tue, Nov 22, 2016 A pop music melody and the sound of pellets firing out of air rifles mingled together and harmonized as members of Fort Campbell High School’s advanced air rifle team laid in the prone position and aimed ...
Tue, Nov 22, 2016 The smell of sweat lingered in the hallway and clamoring of grunts and shouts echoed throughout the 5th Special Forces Group Combative Room as members of the Fort Campbell High School Wrestling Team practiced.
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 Mr. Danny Robinson, principal for Stuttgart High School (and the former Patch High School) for five years, has announced his plans to retire at the end of November. To the collective dismay of students and staff alike,
Wed, Nov 16, 2016 Quantico Middle/High School Warriors football team is heading to the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Division III state championship game against Roanoke Catholic this week.
Tue, Nov 8, 2016 It was high energy at Fryar Stadium as the Fort Campbell High School Falcons took the field for the last game of regular season football against Madisonville-North Hopkins Maroons Friday night.
Wed, Nov 2, 2016 NETZABERG, Germany Students in Mrs. Hall's class participated in a "Booktasting" on Monday. The students previewed various genres of books selected from the classroom and school library, to sample.
Wed, Nov 2, 2016 The annual Stuttgart High School College Fair happened on Friday, September 30th. The grand event featured colleges from all over the world! SHS students attended the event, excited to learn more about the numerous college opportunities offered!
Tue, Nov 1, 2016 A former newspaperman has written a book that tells the inspiring story of a legendary high school football coach who mentored the sons and daughters of soldiers at the Fort Campbell Army post for more than three decades.
Wed, Oct 26, 2016 Hundreds of people sporting their Fort Campbell Falcons blue and white apparel stood in line Friday to buy tickets to Fort Campbell High School’s homecoming game against the Caldwell County Tigers at Fryar Stadium.
Thu, Oct 13, 2016 The Fort Knox High School Eagles cross- country team recently competed at the
Jack Mitchell 5k Invitational in Hodgenville, Kentucky, and did well, with almost all of the runners setting a personal- best 5k time
Sun, Oct 2, 2016 Rosa Buser and Linda Barnwell, who teach at Hampton Primary School, have been named among North Carolina's winners of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Thu, Sep 29, 2016 U.S. Secretary of Education, John B. King, Jr., announced today that the Department of Defense Education Activity – Europe’s Ramstein Middle School has been named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School.
Fri, Sep 23, 2016 When Fort Campbell High running back Louie Regalado and quarterback Abdel Howard unwind on weekends, watching college football on Saturdays and NFL football on Sundays, they are witness to what the entire country has ...
Thu, Sep 8, 2016 Paper plates, hand sanitizer and school supplies are just a few things Fort Campbell High School students are asking people to donate for their “Operation Overload” to help the victims of last month’s flood in Louisiana.
Thu, Sep 1, 2016 Master SGT Reifenberg, member of the West Point Band used his talents to create a score for a new school march and fight song. He presented the score to the schools' music teachers on 19 August 2016.
Thu, Aug 18, 2016 Even though they lost to Northeast High School, the Fort Campbell High School Lady Falcons volleyball team showed great resilience throughout their first game of the season, according to Coach Michelle Crockett.
Wed, Jun 8, 2016 Students from Hohenfels MHS National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society chapters were recently recognized by the NASSP and NHS for a service project that brought clothing to refugees in Germany.
Sun, May 29, 2016 "When we were outside and those children were singing, it was like a chorus of angels singing. It was the most uplifting thing. We've been back on more than one occasion and we still have that feeling."
Fri, May 13, 2016 Educators at AFNORTH International School in the Netherlands recently held an International Educators’ Day, bringing together faculty from the four NATO-member component nations to experience an “international education for the mind, body and soul.”
Thu, May 5, 2016 This past weekend, students from Lejeune High School treated audiences to the lesser-known, but wildly funny play for this year's spring production. Shows were held Friday and Saturday at the LHS auditorium on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune.
Thu, May 5, 2016 Lt. Col. Adam Frederick and Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Overbey, command team of 1st Squadron, 17th Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade presented the school a shirt which was flown on the lead aircraft of the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior farewell final flight.
Mon, May 2, 2016 I walk among heroes, and I am honored. I teach the children of the men and women who have kept us free this last century - children born before, during and shortly after the attacks of Sept. 11.
Thu, Apr 28, 2016 Fort Campbell High School senior D’undria Averhart signed to play softball for Clark Atlanta University. She received a partial scholarship to play while she double majors in psychology and criminal justice.
Thu, Apr 21, 2016 For students at Fort Rucker Elementary School, learning is a hands-on experience, and when learning about Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, they aren’t afraid to get their feet wet.
Thu, Apr 21, 2016 The Fort Rucker ES Drug Abuse Resistance Education Program is looking to make sure its students are prepared when it comes to saying no to not only drugs, but alcohol, smoking and peer pressure, as well.
Mon, Apr 18, 2016 Stuttgart High School’s Career Practicum program holds positions for about 35-45 students per year, depending on the size of the junior and senior classes to give high school students the opportunity to discover
Thu, Mar 17, 2016 NETZABERG, Germany — When I was 8 years old, my elementary school hosted a spring read-a-thon, something schools do to promote reading and recognize Dr. Seuss, whose birthday falls in March.
Tue, Mar 15, 2016 A video montage highlighting the use of technology and computers across the curriculum in the classrooms at Kaiserslautern Middle School. Google Apps for Education is highly used and integrated in and out of the classroom environment.
Fri, Feb 26, 2016 Fourth graders scattered throughout the gymnasium, peeking out from behind stacks of cardboard, scissors and glue, eagerly anticipating the approach of noon and an opportunity to showcase their cardboard ingenuity.
Thu, Feb 25, 2016 FCHS junior, Louie Regalado succeeded in placing second in the region’s 132-pound category, earning him a spot in the 2016 KHSAA State Wrestling Championships at Alltech Arena in Lexington, Kentucky.
Tue, Feb 16, 2016 Fort Rucker’s Brown Dental Clinic is targeting children and parents for an educational campaign on promoting healthy dental habits for National Children Dental Health Month, according to Ann Bagley, general dentist at the clinic.
Thu, Feb 4, 2016 Teachers and staff at Aukamm Elementary School combined the eating of the slimy little fish with the excitement of graphs and charts at a “Sardine Day” celebration during lunch Tuesday.
Fri, Jan 8, 2016 wo students from Netzaberg Elementary School participated in Germany’s Special Olympics Dec. 4 in Kaiserslautern. Students William (Billy) Clark and Nina Ray both won first place and the gold medal for their age group (11-12 years old)
Tue, Dec 29, 2015 The three inaugural inductees of the Alumni Hall of Distinction at Quantico Middle/High School represent excellence in the fields of military leadership, academia, medicine and entrepreneurship.
Tue, Nov 17, 2015 The results of the 2015 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) in 4th and 8th grade reading and mathematics show that Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) students rank among the best performing in the nation.
Thu, Nov 5, 2015 The Lejeune High School JROTC will provide the Color Guard and sing the National Anthem at the annual observance in downtown Jacksonville recognizing the meaning behind the city’s iconic Freedom Fountain
Fri, Oct 30, 2015 Imagine packing science, technology, engineering, art and math all in a single 2-hour event. Well, that’s just what Netzaberg Elementary School did Oct. 2 during STEAM night with 100 families and teachers.
Fri, Oct 30, 2015 Goal 2 at Kaiserslautern MS states that KMS will diminish bullying or the perception of bullying. In support of DoDEA's Bullying Awareness and Prevention Program and KMS' Goal 2, a video highlighting the school's success has been created.
Mon, Oct 19, 2015 A local teacher was selected to attend the National Education Association’s “Unite, Inspire, Lead: 2015-2016 Minority Leadership and Women’s Leadership Training Programs Conference,” to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Thu, Sep 24, 2015 As millions across the country remember that fateful day 14 years ago, Fort Rucker honored those lost in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with memorial ceremonies across the installation.
Wed, Jul 15, 2015 The Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) extended the opportunity for DoDEA teachers to participate in 2015 Gains in the Education of Math and Science (GEMS) programs at various Army locations, including Fort Rucker.
Fri, Jun 12, 2015 Graduating seniors, family members, guests and school faculty and staff attend the 2015 Lejeune High School Commencement Ceremony at the Base Theater aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C. June 12.
Tue, Jun 9, 2015 A crowd of students, their parents, school staff, U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach community members and more attended the closure ceremony for Rainbow Elementary School at Barton Barracks Tuesday.
Tue, May 26, 2015 James “Dutch” Frye related his WWII experiences to JROTC cadets, students, and staff of Ansbach Middle High School, Ansbach, Germany, on May 18, 2015. Frye was visiting Europe for the 70th anniversary of V-E (Victory in Europe) Day.
Tue, May 26, 2015 The newly formed Teacher Grant Program awarded nearly $17,000 in grants during a ceremony at the thrift shop May 13 to 14 teachers of schools on post and in the surrounding communities.
Thu, May 21, 2015 The Dexter Elementary Sunshine Committee hosted a special Volunteer Luncheon on Thursday, May 21st. The event celebrated all of the dedicated parents, volunteers, and room moms who have lent their support during School Year 2014-2015.
Tue, May 19, 2015 On Thursday, March 19, 2015 students in the Ansbach Middle High School Robotics Club and Tech Class competed in a robot battle hosted by Steven Nelson, the Technology teacher and Sponsor of the Robotics Club.
Wed, May 6, 2015 Grammy award winning artist Justin Timberlake and CNN’s Carl Azuz joined forces with a group of sociology students and staff at a U.S. Department of Defense school in Italy to honor military kids serving overseas.
Fri, May 1, 2015 The kindergarten students of Capt. Kimberly Hampton Primary School closed out the Month of the Military Child by welcoming paratroopers of 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, on Fort Bragg, North Carolina, April 30.
Thu, Apr 30, 2015 Cadets with Ansbach Middle/High School's 9th Junior ROTC Battalion presented quilts to 15 Soldiers from the 12th Combat Aviation Brigade during the March 26 "Quilts of Valor" ceremony at the school.
Mon, Apr 20, 2015 On April 20, 2015, U.S. Army Educational Outreach announced that two groups of students from Ansbach Middle High School won first and second place in their eCYBERMISSION STEM Competition.
Mon, Apr 13, 2015 Department of Defense Education Activity high school students from across Europe gathered in Wiesbaden, Germany, to participate in the annual Model United States Senate program March 16 through 19.
Fri, Apr 10, 2015 Child abuse can oftentimes go unnoticed, but Fort Rucker is bringing the issue to the forefront as the installation’s garrison commander signed a proclamation committing the community to the prevention of child abuse.
Tue, Mar 31, 2015 Ansbach High School members of Student 2 Student, a student-run organization, traveled to Landstuhl Fisher House in Landstuhl, Germany, March 7 to help wounded Soldiers and their Families.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015 In celebration of Women’s History Month, students from Alconbury Elementary School’s Fit STEM Girls club attended the RAF Alconbury Women’s History Luncheon on March 30th sponsored by Alconbury/Molesworth Women’s History Month Committee.
Thu, Mar 26, 2015 More than 125 students from local Department of Defense Dependent Schools gathered at Royal Air Force Lakenheath High School, England, March 25, to compete in a National History Day showcase.
Fri, Mar 20, 2015 Ansbach High School students of the 9th JROTC Battalion went to the German town of Remagen March 7 for the 70th anniversary of the Battle for the Ludendorff Bridge on the Rhine River.
Fri, Mar 20, 2015 The mathematical constant pi has long struck fear into the hearts of the numerically challenged. But at Patch High School, pi — 3.14 — has proved to be a messy inspiration for seeking to set a world record.
Tue, Mar 3, 2015 Whether it's the Olympics or a game of bowling, a perfect score is hard to come by, yet Hohenfels Middle/High School student Michael Danna achieved just that on his Advanced Placement German Language and Culture Exam, last year
Mon, Mar 2, 2015 All season, Baumholder sophomore Eliyah Tillman worked to push her considerable talents into new territory. But with her team’s season on the line, Tillman returned to her comfort zone.
Sat, Feb 14, 2015 Students in Ms. V’s Art 4th and 5th Grade Art classes participated in the annual Columbus Audubon Art Contest. The theme for the contest was “Birds Seen in the Chattahoochee Valley Area.”
Thu, Feb 12, 2015 Fifth graders at Sembach Middle School are combining exercise and academics in a recently-implemented "Read and Ride" pilot program designed to boost physical activity and reading time.
Thu, Feb 12, 2015 Fort Rucker Primary School 1st grade students perform musical numbers celebrating history and unity despite diversity during Fort Rucker's annual Black History Month kick-off event at the post exchange's food court Jan. 30.
Tue, Jan 20, 2015 Department of Defense Dependent Schools students from across Europe recently participated in a project that let them express their creativity while also helping promote U.S. Army Medical Command’s System for Health and Performance Triad programs.
Thu, Jan 15, 2015 When the final school bell rang at Ramstein High School on Tuesday afternoon and kids swarmed toward the exits, the eight students exercising their vocal chords in the music room didn’t budge.
Wed, Jan 14, 2015 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Europe District welcomed 36 students, representing 23 military high schools, for a day of design, engineering and construction activities in light of the Europe STEMposium.
Thu, Jan 8, 2015 Thirty-eight cadets from the Ansbach Middle/High School's 9th ROTC Battalion recently participated in the commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge in Bastogne, Belgium.
Thu, Jan 1, 2015 The Pentagon runs a school district that spans the globe, with more than 82,000 students. By many measures it's very successful. The students perform well academically despite moving around a lot.
Tue, Dec 16, 2014 With caps and gowns, honored guests, jubilant spectators and even a commencement speaker, it seemed like an ordinary graduation ceremony, but there was one small difference. There was only one graduate.
Tue, Dec 16, 2014 “You can’t go home again.” In his book with the same title, author Thomas Wolfe penned this phrase to describe the disoriented feeling that people often get when they try to return home after many years and find things are not the same.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 5th grade students at Patch Elementary School listened to the story of a 5th grade student in Dallas, Texas who convinced her classmates to help her make meals to take to homeless shelters around Dallas.
Mon, Dec 1, 2014 Fort Rucker Primary School isn’t just a place children go to learn math, science, reading and writing, it’s also where children go to learn one of the most important life lessons of all – giving.
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 Students from U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach's closed out Red Ribbon Week at Rainbow Elementary School today.
The students assembled in the gymnasium to wrap up the activities of the week and recite the drug-free pledge.
Fri, Oct 24, 2014 On Oct. 30, the department will host the 2014 Defense Disability Awards Ceremony. Twenty civilian employees, as well as the service components, will be recognized for their accomplishments in ensuring a barrier-free work environment.
Tue, Oct 14, 2014 Educational and U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria leadership gathered at the Grafenwoehr Jugendheim for the School of Excellence recognition ceremony for Grafenwoehr Elementary School, Oct. 9.
Fri, Oct 10, 2014 During her first year as principal, Edwina Smith said her goals are to give Dexter Elementary School students a collaborative learning environment that promotes student achievement and build relationships with parents.
Thu, Sep 4, 2014 The new Parent’s Guide to Returning Your Child to School After a Concussion helps parents of children who have been diagnosed with a mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), also known as a concussion, successfully return to school and related activities.
Tue, Aug 26, 2014 Quite often over the last decade, DoDDS-Europe teachers have seen parents and other members of their respective communities deploy to both Iraq and Afghanistan—with some never to return.
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 The Japan District Superintendent’s Office is pleased to announce the selection of Mrs. Angelia Hadley as the new assistant principal of The Sullivans Elementary School on Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan.
Tue, Aug 5, 2014 The Japan District Superintendent’s Office is pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Jenny Reese as the new assistant principal of Matthew C. Perry Elementary School in Iwakuni, Japan.
Mon, Aug 4, 2014 To help keep students safe this year, Fort Rucker Primary School and Elementary School are implementing ways that will help parents feel more at ease while their children are away engaging their brains.
Mon, Jul 14, 2014 The Japan District Superintendent’s Office is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Tammy Reginelli as the new Assistant Principal of The Sullivans Elementary School in Yokosuka, Japan.
Thu, Jun 26, 2014 Dr. Louis D’Angelo has been selected at the new principal of Zama Middle School. Louis is very excited about his new position and anticipating a dynamic year full of growth and new relationships.
Tue, Jun 17, 2014 When most people think of STEAM, dropping eggs, building Legos, or riding on hovercrafts is probably the last thing they think of.
But for Vilseck Elementary School students, STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics.
Thu, Jun 5, 2014 Ansbach High School's 9th JROTC Battalion will represent DoDEA Europe at the 70th Anniversary of D-Day commemoration in Normandy, France this week. The unit, with 36 cadets, will join 50 other JROTC Battalions representing every state in the nation.
Fri, May 23, 2014 Patrick Lewallen placed 33rd among 54 finalists who won their state-level geography bees and bested nearly 4 million fifth-through-eighth graders to secure their place during the 26th annual National Geographic Bee.
Wed, May 21, 2014 In a ceremony today at the Wiesbaden High School library, Dr. Nancy Bresell, DoDDS-Europe director, officially launched the Illuminations website, an online student anthology that showcases student art and literature.
Fri, May 16, 2014 All-around the Kaiserslautern Military Community, DoDDS Europe students observed Job Shadow Day on Friday, May 16, organizations provided areas of learning outlining daily routines and interesting facts for different jobs around the military community.
Fri, Apr 4, 2014 Mr. Michael A. Pope, a teacher at Zama American Middle School, has been selected as an NEH Summer Scholar from a national applicant pool to attend one of seventeen NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops.
Wed, Apr 2, 2014 When most people use the word STEAM, they are probably referring to the gas that appears as they cook spaghetti. But at Schweinfurt Elementary, STEAM stands for using creativity, projects and engineering to create learning.
Thu, Mar 27, 2014 DoDEA Japan District Superintendent, Ms. Lois Rapp, is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. Jeff Sparling as the 2015 Japan District Teacher of the Year. Mr. Sparling teaches 3rd grade at The Sullivans School, Yokosuka.
Mon, Mar 17, 2014 With three-time European spelling bee champion Anuk Dayaprema too old to compete this year, the mantle fell to younger sister Selomi — an 11-year-old sixth-grader at Vicenza Middle School — to keep the family’s streak alive.
Wed, Jan 29, 2014 Students from Sullivans Elementary School on board Yokosuka Navy Base, Japan and members of Sullivans PTO present a check to the American Red Cross to assist relief efforts for people who were affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Phillipines.
Wed, Nov 6, 2013 With a continued focus on recognizing and promoting excellence in education, Department of Defense Education
Activity officials have extended the Teacher of the Year nomination window through November 29, 2013
Thu, May 30, 2013 Among the 141 high school seniors honored by the U.S Department of Education as U.S. Presidential Scholars, for their accomplishments in academics or the arts is Bryce Kaw-uh from Incirlik Unit School.
Wed, May 29, 2013 Anuk Dayaprema, 8th grade student at Vicenza Middle School, a DoDEA Europe Schools, visits DoDEA HQ with his father. Anuk is participating in the Scripps National Spelling Bee from May 2830th in Washington, D.C.
Tue, May 28, 2013 U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the 49th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 141 high school seniors for their accomplishments in academics or the arts.
Tue, Mar 26, 2013 Approximately 80 students from Japanese schools located in Kanagawa Prefecture will participate alongside 90 DoDEA students from Arnn Elementary School, Byrd ES, Ikego ES, Lanham ES and The Sullivans ES.
Wed, Jan 16, 2013 Twenty-six DODDS-Europe musicians and eight vocalists attend the Honor Jazz Seminar in Ramstein, Germany, performing big band jazz under the tutelage of renowned jazz trombonist, band leader and educator Jiggs Whigham