School Bits, Nov. 10, 2016


School holidays
There will be no school for Wiesbaden area DoDEA schools on the following dates:
• Friday, Nov. 11, Veterans Day
• Thursday, Nov. 17, parent teacher conferences for Hainerberg and Aukamm only
• Friday, Nov. 18, parent teacher conferences
• Thursday, Nov. 24, Thanksgiving Day
• Friday, Nov. 25, day after Thanksgiving


STEM night, Nov. 15
Wiesbaden Middle School is looking for parents and community members to volunteer to work with students on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math processes for five to 10 minutes each during STEMNight, Nov. 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the WMS gym. Dinner will be provided by the PTSO for $5 for two slices of pizza and a drink or $20 for a family pack. Contact ptsowmspresident@gmail.com or Susan.Hargis@eu.dodea.edu.


SAT and ACT prep courses
The eKnowledge Donation Project with U.S. Armed Forces is entering its 11th year assisting students and families. The project waives the $250 course price for the SAT or ACT Test
Prep Programs. The student pays only the cost of delivering the program: DVD student fee of $23.70 for the cost of materials, support and shipping, Online Cloud student fee of $19.99 for student support and streaming. Testing dates for the 2016/17 school year are as follows: SAT dates are Dec. 3, Jan. 21 and May 6. ACT dates are Dec.
10, April 8 and June 10. Request your donated program at eknowledge.com/DoDEA2. Contact Cheryl@eKnowledge.com or 951-256-4076.



Graduation ceremony, Nov. 16
All students who have graduated or will graduate with a degree or certificate from a college or university in 2016 are invited to participate in the Graduation Recognition Ceremony
Nov. 16 at 2 p.m. at the Tony Bass Auditorium. Graduates must RSVP by Nov. 10 at civ (0611) 143-548-1302.


Testing marathon, Nov. 18
A “Testing Marathon” will be offered by the National Testing Center Nov. 18 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. All ID card holders can take CLEP and DSST tests to earn college credit, promotion
points, CCAF credit or certifications. Call civ (0611)143-548-1311 or ntcwiesbaden-europe@umuc.edu.