About DoDEA - DoDEA Schools Worldwide

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DoDEA operates 163 schools in 8 Districts located in 11 countries, 7 states, and 2 territories across 10 time zones. 

There are 996,069 military connected children of all ages worldwide, of which more than 70,000 (11.5%) are enrolled in DoDEA schools and served by approximately 8,700 educators.

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

  DoDEA DoDEA-Europe DoDEA-Pacific (+Guam) DoDEA-Americas (+Cuba)
Districts 8 3 3 2
Schools 164 65 47 51
Employees (FTEs) 11,607 4047 3144 3930
Students 71,406 27,002 22,377 22,027 -

*School count includes the DoDEA Virtual High School Data as of 10 Oct 2018.

DoDEA Schools by Country and State/Territory

DoDEA Americas DoDEA Europe DoDEA Pacific
Alabama (3) Bahrain (1) Japan (including Okinawa) (33)
Georgia (8) Belgium (5) Korea (10)
Kentucky (10) United Kingdom (8) Guam (4)
New York (2) Germany (35)  
North Carolina (16) Italy (10)  
South Carolina (4) The Netherlands (2)  
Virginia (3) Spain (3)  
Puerto Rico (4) Turkey (1)  
Cuba (1)    

DoDEA Today Scope of Responsibility

Children-the focus of our mission
  • Today there are approximately 1.2 million military student-age children being educated in public, private and home-based schools in the USA and around the world.
DoDEA Components
DoDEA Schools, Enrollment, and FTEs Totals (19 June 2018)
  • 164 schools worldwide (Including Virtual HS)
  • 71,406 students
  • 11,607 FTEs
  • 91% of employees are school based

Non-DoD Schools Program (NDSP)

  • The Non-DoD Program supports approximately 3,647 students in 136 countries.
Partnership Branch
  • DoDEA shares expertise with local education agencies (LEA) and public schools that educate military students through our Partnership Branch.