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Vilseck ES: Our Community

Welcome to Vilseck Elementary School!


Vilseck Elementary School (located on Rose Barracks) is near the town of Vilseck and is located in the picturesque German state of Bavaria in the northeastern Oberfalz region about 60 miles northeast of Nuernberg.  It is a beautiful community situated on the Vils river which is a tributary of the Naab which leads to the Danube.  Rose Barracks, the U.S. Army base, is part of the U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria.  The base was built in 1937-38 and has a long history as a training area both by the German Army and U. S. Army. Rose Barracks along with Tower Barracks, near Grafenwoehr, provides high quality multi-national training for the European theater of operations.

VIlseck Elementary School services students whose sponsors are stationed locally in the U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria. The Vilseck Child Development Center and Vilseck School-Age Services are conveniently located within walking distance of the school.

More information is available on the  US Army Garrison Bavaria website.