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School Notes – events and notices

School Notes – events and notices

Around the world bingo The Ramstein Intermediate School PTA Around the World Bingo will be on Wednesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 6 p.m. and games begin at 6. PTA Members are free.  Members pay $6 per adult, non-members $7 and kids eat […]

April 24, 2015 ×

Education Notes

National Library Week celebrations National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association each April, and libraries across the country are celebrating. Celebrate Tween Day, the conclusion of National Library Week, from from 3 to 4:30 p.m. today at Landstuhl Library, Bldg. 3810. Open to patrons […]

April 16, 2015 ×
U.S. Air Force Col. Cloyce Adams, Polygone Warrior Preparation Center Detachment 3 commander, holds a man-portable aircraft survivability trainer at the Polygone Control Center on March 18 in Bann, Germany. The PWPC opened the new PCC, the multimedia training hub for NATO aircrew exercises.

US, NATO allies take flight at Polygone

Story and photo by Senior Airman Nicole Sikorski 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Polygone Electronic Warfare Range extended their capabilities with the opening of the Polygone Control Center on March 18 in Bann, Germany.With the PCC, Polygone operators talk to aircraft through a simulator which allows them to send virtual threats to test pilots on their reactions during enemy engagements. The control center offers a consolidated operating system that allows all exercise players to interact on one screen.

April 16, 2015 ×

Education Notes

National Library Week celebrations National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association each April, and libraries across the country are celebrating. From April 13 to 17, join the Rheinland-Pfalz Library for a week filled with celebrations. Open to patrons of all ages; no registration required. […]

April 9, 2015 ×
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Kaiserslautern High School culinary team prepping for nationals, raising trip funds

by Ikea Simmonds Kaiserslautern High School

Slicing through last month’s competition in Europe has earned the Kaiserslautern High School culinary team a spot at the national competition April 18 to 20 in Anaheim, California.

April 9, 2015 ×
Students from Ramstein High School participate in an attentive exercise as part of the Student 2 Student program March 5.

Ramstein students welcome peers to new home

Story and photo by Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Ramstein High School students trained on how to establish and sustain peer-based programs helping support military children as part of the Student 2 Student program March 5 and 6 at Ramstein.
The program teaches multiple coping techniques, which can help ease the transition of military children at a new location.

March 19, 2015 ×
Courtesy photoEpic Pi DayKaleo Chase is definitely the Pi King at Landstuhl Elementary Middle School. Kaleo recited 84 digits of pi March 14 for Epic Pi Day (Mrs. Stolee-Kiefer’s pi sign only goes up to 75 digits). Kaleo has researched the others and is still learning more.

School Notes – events & notices

Up to date events and notices for KMC schools.

March 19, 2015 ×
Courtesy photoTech. Sgt. Chris Vanwy, 603rd Air Operations Center, reads to Vogelweh Elementary School students on National Read Across America Day.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

March 12, 2015 ×
Photo by Heidi BuschStudents vs. staff basketball matchKaiserslautern Elementary School fifth-grader DeShawn Ladipo dribbles the ball past Toni Dailgle during a friendly match of basketball that set KES students against staff members. During the game, which was sponsored by the student council, the fifth-graders beat the staff 18-17 in a last-second shot.

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March 5, 2015 ×
Kaiserslautern Elementary District hosts 2nd annual chess tournament

Kaiserslautern Elementary District hosts 2nd annual chess tournament

Photos by W. Jack Woodfork

On Feb. 28, over 50 students in grades kindergarten through ninth grade faced-off in the Kaiserslautern Elementary School’s gymnasium for the district’s second annual winter chess tournament.  The daylong tournament ran from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with the top two players in each of the nine teams receiving trophies. […]

March 5, 2015 ×