Education News

Girl Scout recrutiment event
Join the Landstuhl Girl Scouts for their annual “I Wanna be a Crafty Girl Scout” recruitment event, which will take place from 1 to 3 p.m.
Aug. 29 at Heaton Auditorium on Landstuhl Regional Medical Center.
Everyone is invited – Girl Scout or not. Come by for some crafty fun, snacks and register to be a Landstuhl Girl Scout.

SOAR deadlines
SOAR applications are due to the education office no later than Sept. 11. Any applicants requesting waivers must have them postmarked before Sept. 1.

New hours
Effective immediately, Ramstein Education Center’s Summer Schedule Customer Service walk-in hours will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Customers will be seen by appointment from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. E-mail

Starting Saturday, the Kapaun Education Office will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday and Friday. Sembach Education Office hours will remain the same. Testing hours will also remain unchanged. For more information or to schedule a test, call 480-2032.

Attention Girl Scouts
Do you need patches or badges? Check with us first! We have all kinds of patches and badges for all age levels of Girl Scouts.
Contact Robin Roche at 0160-938-89441 before purchasing from the GS store.

Student immunizations
The Department of Defense Activity reminds parents to review their child’s immunization record to ensure their vaccines are current prior to the start of the 2009-2010 school year. Before enrolling in a DODEA school, students are required to have immunizations outlined in the DODEA Immunization Requirements Form, which can be found at Students will not be allowed to attend school until they are immunization compliant or have a waiver.

Ramstein Scout Carnival
Need some last minute summer fun? Then come out to the Ramstein Scout Carnival from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 28 in the Ramstein American Middle School parking lot. The carnival will offer games, prizes, balloon animals, face painting and much more. Scout registration forms will also be available at the carnival.

School-age summer camp
Until Aug. 28, Child and Youth Services offers a day camp open to students entering
second to sixth grade. Children will enjoy arts and crafts, field trips, workshops and much more.
For more information or to register, contact Central Enrollment and Registration at 493-4516/4122 or 0631-3406-4516/4122. For more information, visit

Teens on the Go
Teens entering seventh through 12th grade can participate in field trips until Aug. 28 for just $45 per week. The cost includes transportation and admission. Those interested in participating must sign up one week in advance.
Visit for a schedule of trips. For additional information or to register, contact central enrollment and registration at 493-4516/4122 or 0631-3406-4516/4122.