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KMC Exchange restaurants open to all installation visitors, civilian workers

RAMSTEIN BASE – While Army & Air Force Exchange Service shopping privileges are only open to Soldiers, Airmen and their families, anyone can...

John Casey of Ramstein High School is representing the Department of Defense Education Activity in the 55th annual United States Senate Youth Program in Washington, D.C., a merit-based, competitive program for the nation's top student leaders. COURTESY JOHN CASEY

DODEA Europe seniors among nation’s top student leaders in D.C.

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — Two American students attending Defense Department schools overseas are getting a close-up look at the federal...

2017 OHA Utility Survey now available online.

Participate in 2017 OHA utility survey

The 2017 Overseas Housing Allowance (OHA) Utility Survey is now available to fill out online.

DODEA re-registration at KMCC March 20-24

As the 2016-2017 school year slowly closes out, it’s time to start looking toward the next one.

 Team members from Aviano's Robotica Santi - Aiden Capps, Christopher Hunt and Julia Markel - react as their robot places a cap ball in the goal on Saturday, March 3, 2017, at the Aviano Invitational FIRST Tech Challenge. KENT HARRIS/STARS AND STRIPES

Robots take center stage at Aviano tech challenge

AVIANO AIR BASE, Italy — One of the main tenets of the FIRST Tech Challenge is “gracious professionalism.”

In an October, 2015 file photo, Capt. Marc Dunham of the 51st Medical Operations Squadron multi-service inpatient unit gives a child a flu shot at Osan Air Base, South Korea. KRISTIN HIGH/U.S. AIR FORCE

DODEA needles students into getting flu shots

The seasonal influenza vaccination is mandatory for the first time this school year for nearly 73,000 students at all 167 Department of Defense...

Graduating seniors at Department of Defense Education Activity schools last year outscored the nation in critical reading and writing on the SAT and closed the gap in math, according to 2016 results released Friday by DODEA.

DODEA outpaces nation in 2016 SAT

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — Graduating seniors at military-run schools last year outscored the nation in critical reading and writing on the SAT and...

Ramstein Middle School named 2016 National Blue Ribbon School

ALEXANDRIA-VA. - Three Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Schools were recognized today by U.S. Secretary of Education John B.

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Rules DOD employees should know this political season

I’m sure you’ve all seen political posts in full effect on Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat recently.

In an October, 2015 file photo, Capt. Marc Dunham of the 51st Medical Operations Squadron multi-service inpatient unit gives a child a flu shot at Osan Air Base, South Korea. KRISTIN HIGH/U.S. AIR FORCE

DODEA mandates flu vaccine for all students starting school this year

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — Getting an annual flu shot will be mandatory for all students in Department of Defense schools worldwide starting this...

Students in grades six to 12 at Department of Defense Education Activity schools will be introduced to new literacy standards in reading and writing this school year. The change is part of DODEA's effort to implement new College and Career Readiness Standards, similar to the common core academic standards adopted by many states, across a broad curricular area.

DODEA students will tackle new literacy standards in grades 6 to 12 when school starts

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — When school starts Monday for thousands of children of military families in Europe, one of the biggest changes in the...

Back to school: DODEA-Europe new student orientations and open houses

School supplies have been stocked on the store shelves, signaling summer is coming to a close.

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