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Americas Press Releases

White Named Heroes Elementary School Principal August 28, 2014
Dr. Kendra White has been promoted to principal of Heroes Elementary School in the North Carolina: Camp Lejeune District. More...
 
Tutt Named Diamond Elementary School Principal August 14, 2014
Dr. Marva Tutt has been named principal of Diamond Elementary School, at Fort Stewart, Ga., in the South Carolina/Fort Stewart/DoDDS-Cuba District. More...
 
Davis Named Brittin Elementary School Principal August 14, 2014
Dr. Davis comes to DoDEA from the Tucson Unified School District, where she was an elementary school principal. More...
 
Kirk Named Ramey School Principal July 17, 2014
Kirk Named Principal of Ramey School More...
 
Smith Named Dexter Elementary School Principal June 27, 2014
Ms. Edwina Smith has been named principal of Dexter Elementary School, at Fort Benning, in the Georgia/Alabama District. More...
 
Cuadrado Named Assistant Superintendent for New York/Virginia/Puerto Rico District May 20, 2014
Announcing Dr. Cuadrado being named Assistant Superintendent for New York/Virginia/Puerto Rico District More...
 
Austin Named DDESS Deputy Director of CIA April 16, 2014
Frances Austin has been named Deputy Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment (CIA), at the DDESS Area Service Center More...
 
Fort Bragg Schools to Consolidate/Redistrict March 14, 2014
Fort Bragg Schools to Consolidate/Redistrict in School Year 2014-15 More...
 
DoDEA to Close Four Schools at Fort Knox March 5, 2014
4 DoDEA schools at Ft. Knox will close at the end of SY 2013-2014 due to a decrease in student enrollment resulting from the inactivation of the 3rd Combat Brigade, 1st Infantry Division. More...
 
Knight Named Maxwell AFB Elementary/Middle School Principal January 16, 2014
Press release announcing Dr. Knight's appointment as Maxwell AFB E/MS Principal More...

Releases for 2013


Tuesday, November 5, 2013 | DoDEA Pierce Terrace ES |
Shadd Named Pierce Terrace ES Principal

Dr. Taminika Shadd has been named principal of Pierce Terrace Elementary School, at Fort Jackson, S.C.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 | DoDEA Scott MS |
Martin Named Scott MS Principal

Dr. David Martin has been named principal of Scott Middle School, at Fort Knox, KY.

Thursday, August 15, 2013 | DoDEA Dahlgren School |
Duncan Named Dahlgren School Principal

Dr. Jeffrey Duncan has been named principal of Dahlgren School, aboard the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren VA in the New York/Virginia/Puerto Rico (NY/VA/PR) District.

Monday, July 22, 2013 | DoDEA Shughart MS |
Jones Named Shughart Middle School Principal

Mrs. Karen Jones has been named principal of Shughart Middle School, at Fort Bragg, NC

Thursday, July 18, 2013 | DoDEA Americas | HQ Feature
Mood Named Faith Middle School Principal

It is with great enthusiasm that Mr. Mood comes to us from the Pacific. He is highly recommended by his superintendent, Mrs. Lois Rapp.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 | DoDEA Antilles HS | HQ Feature
Whittle Named Antilles High School Principal

Dr. Thomas Whittle has been named principal of Antilles High School, at Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico, in the New York/Virginia/Puerto Rico District.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 | DoDEA West Point ES |
Webster-Cochenour Named West Point Elementary School Principal

Mrs. Denise Webster-Cochenour has been named principal of West Point Elementary School, at West Point, New York, in the New York/Virginia/Puerto Rico District.

Thursday, March 21, 2013 | DoDEA Antilles HS | HQ Feature
Antilles High School Student, Teacher Chosen to Attend History Institute

AHS junior Charlyne Cuyar and her history teacher, Ms. Yanira Borges have been selected as one of 15 teacher-student teams who will participate in this year’s Albert H. Small Student/Teacher Institute.

Thursday, March 21, 2013 | DoDEA Ft. Campbell HS | HQ Feature
Fort Campbell High School Model United Nations Students Continue Winning Ways

Six FCHS Model United Nations (MUN) students received awards and recognition at the Indianapolis MUN Conference competition March 13-14, 2013.

Thursday, January 10, 2013 | DoDEA Camp Lejeune Schools |
Boone Named Superintendent of Camp Lejeune District

Dr. Boone will assume his new position with DDESS on Feb. 15, 2013.