School bits – March 27, 2014

Developmental screenings

The Educational and Developmental Intervention Services hold free developmental, vision and dental screenings for children up to age 3 on April 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tony Bass Fitness Center. Call EDIS at civ (0611) 705-6662 or mil 337-6662 by April 11 to register.

Antique sale

The Wiesbaden Senior Parent Association hosts a School House Antiques Sale March 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and March 30 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wiesbaden High School multipurpose room. A portion of the sales go to the WHS 2014 Project Graduation. Visit or email

Registration for next school year

Wiesbaden community schools will hold registration for the 2014/2015 school year March 27 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and March 28 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wiesbaden Middle School gym. Parents should bring updated orders, shot records and contact information. All students presently enrolled in school must re-register for the new school year.

PhD program

Want to learn more about the University of Oklahoma’s Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership? An information session will be held at noon April 3 in Classroom 11 (basement of Building 1023E on Clay Kaserne). Applications will be accepted through the end of June. Visit, email or call civ (0611) 705-5937 for details.

Spring physical day

The Wiesbaden Army Health Clinic will be open May 17 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. to perform Child, Youth and School Services physical exams on a first-come, first-served basis. Pick up forms at the CYSS office and fill out before arriving. Also bring shot records.

Autism awareness

Army Community Service’s Exceptional Family Member Program will host autism awareness booths at the Hainerberg Food Court April 2 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Clay Food Court April 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and at the Kinderfest in the Wiesbaden Entertainment Center April 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call civ (0611) 4080-254.

USC summer program

The University of Southern California is offering eight four-week scholarships to its on-campus summer program for high school students who have a parent who is an active or veteran U.S. service member. To qualify students must be in 10th, 11th or 12th grade and must demonstrate academic ability, maturity and a commitment to education and developing community. The USC Office of Continuing Education and Summer Programs will cover all expenses, including tuition, fees, airfare, room, board and course materials. Completed application must be postmarked by April 1. Contact Sonny Hayes at or (213) 740-5679 for details.

Spring break

Mark your calendars — spring break is April 7-11. The next holiday after that is Memorial Day, May 26. The last day of school for students before summer vacation is June 12.