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Stuttgart HS 9/11 remembrance ceremony
Stuttgart HS 9/11 remembrance ceremony
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.
Baumholder Adjusting to new brand of football
Thu, Oct 11, 2018
The Baumholder Bucs’ football rebuilding project had been proceeding more or less as designed.
Huxtable leads Baumholder at Wiesbaden meet
Fri, May 11, 2018
Competing with larger schools at last weekend’s Wiesbaden Invitational meet, Baumholder got some personal bests and held its own.
SHS students advance to JSHS competition
SHS students advance to JSHS competition
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.
Baumholder Bucs DoDEA Champions 2018
Fri, Mar 2, 2018
After beating Brussels three times already in 2018, Baumholder had to work extra hard to do it again and win the Division III boys’ basketball crown.
Waiting pays off for Baumholder
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.
JROTC Cadets Answering the Call
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.
Stuttgart HS students honor Holocaust victims through Stolpersteine Project
Stuttgart HS students honor Holocaust victims through Stolpersteine Project
Fri, Jan 5, 2018
The Host Country Community Service Club (HCCSC) of Stuttgart High School traveled to downtown Stuttgart in order to clean the Stolpersteines located around the area.
How Netzaberg Elementary shares holiday spirit
Thu, Dec 21, 2017
As part of Netzaberg Elementary School’s Kindness Challenge, NES students participated in spreading kindness and holiday cheer in several ways this season.
Beaming lanterns, smiles at NES during annual lantern walk
Beaming lanterns, smiles at NES during annual lantern walk
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.
Hohenfels All-Stars
Hohenfels All-Stars
Sun, Nov 12, 2017
Volleyball All-Star Line ups.
Hohenfels
Fri, Aug 25, 2017
Get ready for some Football!!!
Stuttgart HS shows appreciation through Single Soldier Project
Stuttgart HS shows appreciation through Single Soldier Project
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.
Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist "Going Forward" 2017 Cover Revealed
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.
Dickenson places second at national competition
Dickenson places second at national competition
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.
The Grizzly Art Show
Mon, May 22, 2017
Enjoy looking at drawings, paintings, printmaking, and ceramics.
2017 Oral Reading Festival
Mon, May 15, 2017
Wow! What an exciting day! The Fifth Grade Oral Reading Festival was held on May 15.
Ramstein MS Teacher Honored
Wed, May 10, 2017
Three Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) - Europe teachers have been recognized by the VFW Department of Europe
GES Employment Opportunities
Tue, May 2, 2017
Please check out these employment opportunities at GES!
Stuttgart High performs
Stuttgart High performs "Charlotte’s Web"
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.
Conserve Today, Secure Tomorrow
Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Kaiserslautern Military Community students and teachers participated in Earth Day by planting more than 1,500 trees
Middle School Students Extend Learning through MATHCOUNTS
Fri, Apr 14, 2017
Ramstein Middle School is at it again, qualifying three students for the national MATHCOUNTS competition
AFN Bavaria DJs Read to Students at Netzaberg Elementary School
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.
Principal of the Year!
Thu, Mar 30, 2017
Students, staff, parents and community members around Vogelweh have know since his arrival that Mr. Joe Lovett is an amazing principal, but now everyone knows.
Stuttgart High School's JROTC Ball celebrates success
Stuttgart High School's JROTC Ball celebrates success
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.
Stuttgart students attend surgeries at local hospital
Stuttgart students attend surgeries at local hospital
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.
Stuttgart HS students engage in forensic science
Stuttgart HS students engage in forensic science
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.
Netzaberg Elementary School Celebrates Fasching
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."
Stuttgart High School students attend Model United Nations conference in Prague
Stuttgart High School students attend Model United Nations conference in Prague
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.
Deadlines for Family Scholarships
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
The time for applying for military family scholarships is now!
Baumholder, Germany, website
Mon, Feb 13, 2017
Local information about the city of Baumholder.
Stuttgart HS students visit the CERN Hadron Collider
Stuttgart HS students visit the CERN Hadron Collider
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.
A NEW Number for Vogelweh
Mon, Jan 30, 2017
Vogelweh Elementary has a brand new number so if you need to call the school please call 0611-143-545-1475 or DSN 545-1475, effective February 1, 2017.
DoDEA European Principals Conference in Stuttgart
DoDEA European Principals Conference in Stuttgart
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.
Students Launch Balloons with New Year's Hopes and Wishes
Wed, Jan 4, 2017
NETZABERG, Germany - Students at Netzaberg Elementary School celebrate the new year with an environmentally-safe balloon launch.
SHS Holifield to play Golf for Southeastern Oklahoma State
SHS Holifield to play Golf for Southeastern Oklahoma State
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,
PCSing/Accelerated Withdrawal
Wed, Dec 7, 2016
PCSing/Accelerated Withdrawal? Please contact the Registrar for more information.
Resiliency Day with Patch Middle School
Resiliency Day with Patch Middle School
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
Stuttgart HS students remember Nikolaus
Stuttgart HS students remember Nikolaus
Thu, Dec 1, 2016
The Host Country Community Service Club at Stuttgart High School provides opportunities for students to volunteer, help out, and make a difference in the Stuttgart community.
Stuttgart High School physics students host annual pumpkin drop
Stuttgart High School physics students host annual pumpkin drop
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
Stuttgart Principal, Mr. Robinson, to retire in late November
Stuttgart Principal, Mr. Robinson, to retire in late November
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,
2016 National Blue Ribbon Schools are Honored
Tue, Nov 15, 2016
Ramstein MS was among the 329 schools nationwide to receive the prestigious Blue Ribbon School recognition.
Students participate in "Booktasting"
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.
Stuttgart College Fair a Success
Stuttgart College Fair a Success
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!
Netzaberg Elementary School accepts Great Kindness Challenge
Wed, Oct 19, 2016
NETZABERG, Germany — Netzaberg Elementary School is participating in the Great Kindness Challenge, or GKC, Nov. 14-18.
Netzaberg Students Talk About World Animal Day
Tue, Oct 4, 2016
Netzaberg Elementary School students talked with AFN Bavaria's C-Dub during World Animal Day.
Netzaberg Students Talk About World Animal Day
Tue, Oct 4, 2016
Netzaberg Elementary School students talked with AFN Bavaria's C-Dub during World Animal Day.
Ramstein Middle School Named One of Nation’s Top Schools
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.
DoD Investing in Baumholder
Thu, Aug 4, 2016
The United States is investing 106 million dollars in renovating the infrastructure of Smith Barracks, Baumholder.
Art students, Stuttgart community members spruce up MP barracks
Mon, Jun 6, 2016
Stuttgart High School art students honored single and unaccompanied soldiers by adopting the Military Police Dormitory to show gratitude for service, May 16.
Community helps Netzaberg Elementary School celebrate Earth Day
Thu, Jun 2, 2016
NETZABERG, Germany - On May 13 Netzaberg Elementary School students learned all about making our Earth a better place while celebrating being green with their Earth Day Extravaganza.
Netzaberg students weigh job options at career day
Fri, Apr 29, 2016
NETZABERG, Germany — Teachers and students at the elementary school here hosted a career day, which drew in a number of professionals from across the garrison.
High school students jump start careers with Career Practicum
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
Back from the brink
Sun, Apr 10, 2016
Once designated for closure, the Baumholder military community is growing.
DoDEA-Europe EMS Robotics Challenge
Tue, Apr 5, 2016
Ansbach ES wins 1st place overall in the District-level DoDEA-Europe EMS Robotics Challenge!
March Madness: Reading season at Netzaberg Elementary School
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.
Technology in Action
Technology in Action
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.
Look Both Ways
Mon, Feb 22, 2016
The Weiden Polizei Department visited with Netzaberg Elementary School students to teach them the importance of looking both ways before crossing the street.
Netzaberg Elementary celebrates a melting pot Fasching
Thu, Feb 11, 2016
GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Netzaberg Elementary School celebrated Fasching Friday with a parade that highlighted countries around the globe.
Netzaberg students, Bavaria’s only competitors in Germany’s Special Olympics
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)
Families Learn More From STEAM Night at Netzaberg Elementary
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.
Anti-Bullying Success at Kaiserslautern MS
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.
4ID Baumholder
Wed, Sep 16, 2015
Girls Basketball Athlete of the 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.
DoDEA-Europe teachers find success with 'flipped classroom' approach
Mon, Apr 14, 2014
It’s not a typical math class.
DoDEA ends summer enrichment program amid declining participation
Mon, Apr 14, 2014
The Department of Defense Education Activity is closing the book on a part-day math and language arts summer enrichment program that’s been offered at some of its schools since 2004.
Kaiserslautern, Germany - An Artful Event
Tue, May 21, 2013
An art exhibition in Kaiserslautern helped forge stronger bonds between partner nations.