2015 DoDEA Celebrates


Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 19, 2015

The Department of Defense (DoD) joins the nation in celebrating of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 19, 2015.


2014 DoDEA Celebrates


American Education Week, November 16-22, 2014

DoDEA takes pride in great schools and through American Education Week, we celebrate DoDEA’s education tradition.


Veteran's Day, November 11, 2014

Veteran's Day is an official federal holiday that honors people who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, also known as veterans.


Military Family Month History, November 2014

DoDEA Honors the commitment and sacrifices made by the families of the nation's service members.


National American Indian Heritage Month, November 2014

We pause to reflect on the profound ways that Native Americans have shaped our country's character and culture.


Red Ribbon Week, October 23-31, 2014

This year's theme, "Love Yourself Be Drug Free."


National Disability Employment Awareness Month, October, 2014

Every October, we observe National Disability Employment Awareness Month to recognize about disability employment issues and celebrates the many contributions of America’s workers with disabilities.


National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 - October 15, 2014

“Hispanics: A legacy of history, a present of action and a future of success.”


Constitution Day and Citizenship Day, September 15-19, 2014

In DoDEA, schools are asked to use the week of September 15-19, 2014, to implement instruction (grades PK-12) that highlights the Constitution and citizenship.


National Day of Service and Remembrance, September 11, 2014

DoDEA schools will honor the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks on America through a voluntarily observed national day of service, charity and compassion.


Public Service Recognition Week is May 4-10, 2014

Public Service Recognition Week is May 4-10, Honoring Our Public Servants, Connecting Citizens with Their Government.


National School Nurse Day is May 7, 2014

This day, set aside to honor the contribution of school nurses in schools all over the world, falls in the middle of Teacher Appreciation Week.


Teacher Appreciation Week is May 5-9, 2014

DoDEA joins the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and schools around the country in celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week, May 5-9.


Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month, May 2014

DoDEA joins the whole Nation in celebrating National Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month during the month of May. This year's theme is "I Am Beyond."


National Playground Safety Week is April 21-25, 2014!

Safe playgrounds are no accident! National Playground Safety Week is April 21-25, 2014!


The Month of the Military Child, April 2014

DoDEA joins the Department of Defense and the military community in celebrating April as the Month of the Military Child.


National Women's History Month, March 2014

The 2014 theme, Celebrating Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment, honors the extraordinary and often unrecognized determination and tenacity of women.


Read Across DoDEA Day, March 3, 2014

Read Across DoDEA Day is celebrated every year on March 3rd to commemorate the birthday of Theodore Seuss Geisel... You are encouraged to make this a year-long pep rally for reading and read, read, and read some more!


Black History Month, February 2014

February is the month we celebrate African American/Black History Month to recognize the many men and women who fought so hard and sacrificed so much, including giving their freedom and, for some, their lives to make this nation a better place for all to live.