Department of Defense Education Activity

DoDEA Europe

Did you know?

DoDEA Europe operates 64 schools in 3 Districts located in 8 countries across 4 time zones.

There are nearly one million military connected children of all ages worldwide, of which nearly 24,000 are enrolled in DoDEA Europe schools and served by thousands of teachers and educational aides.

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

Top Stories

Bullying Prevention Month

Bullying Prevention Month

September 29, 2021 DoDEA actively acknowledges National Bullying Prevention month in October in order to help educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention.
School Health Services

School Health Services

September 28, 2021 DoDEA School Health Services aims to optimize learning by fostering student wellness. Learn about School Nurses, Student Immunization Requirements, Medication at School, Chronic and Acute Health Conditions, First Aid, and more.
Students and Staff
Principal of the Year Program

Principal of the Year Program

September 28, 2021 Do you think your school principal excelled in leading efforts to provide high-quality learning opportunities in SY20-21? Honor your principal by nominating them for Principal of the Year today!
Recognition Programs, Programs, Academic, Students and Staff

Region News

KMS Knights serving the community

September 30, 2021
Kaiserslautern Middle School teachers are volunteering to teach English to Afghan evacuees. Read More

Fall sports make successful return around Europe

September 16, 2021
The differences are obvious and inescapable. But last weekend’s slate of DODEA-Europe sports was the most familiar the organization has seen since the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted life on the continent some 18 months ago. Read More

From an indoor rifle range to ‘neighborhoods,’ Ramstein High shows off DODEA's new generation of schools

September 14, 2021
Students and teachers have quickly adapted to life at the new $98.8 million Ramstein High School, one of a number of schools being built in Europe with amenities well beyond simple classrooms and lockers. Read More

Sigonella earns the title in Navy's JROTC academic competition

April 30, 2021
A five-member team from Sigonella High School has taken top prize in the 2021 Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps academic competition for the first time in the school’s history. Read More

SHS Seniors continue family legacy of military service

April 26, 2021
Throughout April, the sacrifices of military children are recognized and celebrated as a part of the Month of the Military Child. The “Military Brats” of Stuttgart High School wear their nickname with pride. Some of them so much so Read More

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Proposed DoDEA Dress Code

Thank you for providing input on the proposed DoDEA-wide student dress code. The commenting period has ended; however, the mailbox will remain open until October 29, 2021.

DoDEA appreciates the many comments that have been submitted.  This a great start to our working together to establish a DoDEA-wide dress code.  As the next step in this process, Education Policy and Operations Division (EdOps) in collaboration with the Civil Rights Program will present your feedback to the DoDEA Civil Rights Steering Group (CRSG) for consideration.  


DoDEA Europe School's Digital Handbook

All DoDEA School’s Handbooks have gone digital!

Please see the Instructional Flyer for instructions on how to access the new Digital Handbook and to confirm that you have read it. 

Please visit your school's Homepage and click on the Handbook button to get started!

DoDEA Europe

Latest Press Releases

DoDEA Celebrates 75 Years of Excellence in Teaching and Learning for Military-Connected Students

DoDEA Celebrates 75 Years of Excellence in Teaching and Learning for Military-Connected Students

October 10, 2021 The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) celebrates its 75th anniversary during the 2021-2022 School Year, continuing a tradition of excellence in education that began on October 14, 1946.
Leigh Johnson Selected As Europe West District Chief of Staff

Leigh Johnson Selected As Europe West District Chief of Staff

October 06, 2021 Mr. Kent Worford, DoDEA Europe West District Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Mrs. Leigh Johnson as the new Europe West Chief of Staff
Dr. Charles

DoDEA Europe Acting Director of Student Excellence/Chief of Staff

Jorma Young Chief of Instructional Leadership Development

Europe Chief of Instructional Leadership Development

District Leadership

Dr. Michelle Howard-Brahaney District Superintendent

Europe South District Superintendent

Mr. Kent Worford District Superintendent

Europe West District Superintendent

Mr. Steven Sanchez District Superintendent

Europe East District Superintendent

Community Leadership

Dr. Andrew Rynberg Community Superintendent

United Kingdom Community Superintendent

Dr. Hollie Becker Community Superintendent

Dr. Hollie Becker
Grafenwoehr, Hohenfels, Garmisch Community Superintendent

Dr. Jason Ter Horst Community Superintendent

Wiesbaden, Sembach, Baumholder Community Superintendent

Mr. Carl Albrecht Community Superintendent

Bahrain, Italy South, Turkey Community Superintendent

Mr. David O. Rudy Community Superintendent

Italy North, Spain Community Superintendent

Mr. Joseph Lovett Community Superintendent

Kaiserslautern, Ramstein Community Superintendent

Mr. Joseph Malloy Community Superintendent

Stuttgart, Ansbach Community Superintendent

Ms. Melissa Hayes Community Superintendent

Brussels, AFNorth, Shape, Spangdahlem Community Superintendent

Mailing Address:
DoDEA Europe, Office of the Director 
Unit 29649 
APO, AE 09136
Regional Office Address: 
DoDEA Europe, Office of the Director 
GEB 157 Sembach-Heuber 
67681 Sembach, Germany
Local: 0611-143-545-1503 
From U.S.: 011 (49) 611-143-545-1503 
DSN: (314) 545-1503
Local: 0611-143-545-1546 
From U.S.: 011 (49) 611-143-545-1546 
DSN: (314) 545-1546 
CIL Mailing Address:
DoDEA Europe, Office of the Director
Center for Instructional Leadership
Unit 29649
APO AE 09136
CIL Phone:
Local: 0611-143-545-1549
From U.S.: 011 (49) 611-143-545-1549
DSN: (314) 545-1549
CIL Email:
FIST Phone:
Local: 0611-143-545-1503
From U.S.: 011 (49) 611-143-545-1503
DSN: (314) 545-1503