Photo by Xavier FloresVES celebrates 100-day eventVogelweh Elementary School celebrates 100 days of school by dressing as 100-year-old citizens. First grade teacher Amy Hudzikiewicz and students Sophia Vincent, Emmanuel Avecilla, Ethan Tice and Chance Grant dress as 100-year-olds while reading “The 100th Day of School.”

School Notes – events & notices

Up to date events and notices for KMC schools.

February 26, 2015 ×

Sembach fifth-graders begin Read and Ride Program

by Shane Sharp
Europe Regional Medical Command Public Affairs

Fifth-graders at Sembach Middle School are combining exercise and academics in a recently implemented Read and Ride pilot program designed to boost physical activity and reading time.

February 19, 2015 ×

Healthy dating for teens

by Emily McCormick
Ramstein Family Advocacy

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. If you are not aware of this issue, you are not alone. In a recent survey, 81 percent of parents believed teen dating violence was not an issue or stated they don’t know if it’s an issue.

February 12, 2015 ×
Boy Scouts Braeden Jepsen and Ty Ducheny prepare to launch four pinewood derby cars along the wooden racing course during the Pack 69 Pinewood Derby Jan. 24 at Vogelweh Elementary School.

Scouts, families triumph in year’s most fun event

Story and photo by Sgt. Maj. Michael Pintagro
21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson may face stiff competition in a decade or so if the biggest race of the Scouting year is any indication.

February 5, 2015 ×
Science buddies: An academic integration

Science buddies: An academic integration

by Matthew Forker and Dakota MacDonald
Kaiserslautern High School students

Many people have theorized on what makes this world go ‘round, but no one has come closer than those who agree on science.

January 29, 2015 ×

Olaf from ‘Frozen’ makes appearance at family event

Photos by Airman 1st Class Larissa Greatwood

January 29, 2015 ×
Paws & Pals

Paws & Pals

Lilanni Alvarado, 7, reads to 6-year-old Umka, who’s owned by Red Cross volunteer Nina Dorris, during the U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Paws & Pals program Jan. 21 at the Rheinland-Pfalz Main Library on Wilson Barracks in Landstuhl. Umka, which is Russian for “smart,” has […]

January 29, 2015 ×
Students tune skills in honor jazz seminar

Students tune skills in honor jazz seminar

Photos by Airman 1st Class Michael Stuart


January 22, 2015 ×
Photo by Cathy LongoKindergarten students from Kaiserslautern Elementary School sing Christmas songs during the KES Holiday Program. Their performance was a big hit, and it helped prepare the crowd for the holiday season.

Schools Around the KMC


January 8, 2015 ×
Photo by Sgt. Maj. Michael Pintagro“Drivers” watch for the checkered flag at the starting line during the “Cub-Annapolis” Dec. 7 at Vogelweh Elementary School.

Vogelweh Scouts chase checkered flag at ‘Cub-Annapolis’

by 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

Scout racers negotiated hairpin turns, “spinouts” and heaping spoonfuls of applesauce, dodged plastic crustaceans and stuffed animals, and, occasionally, grass-skirted Boy Scouts or leaders en route to the checkered flag and plenty of good, mostly clean fun during the Pack 69 “Cub-Annapolis” held Dec. 7 at Vogelweh Elementary School.

December 18, 2014 ×