Schoolbits – March 3, 2016

Elementary School closures
There will be no school for Hainerberg or Aukamm elementary school students, March 4.

AAFES “Rewards of Caring” Essay Contest
Military students grades six through 12 with a 2.5 or higher grade-point average are eligible to compete in the worldwide Army and Air Force Exchange Service and Unilever “Rewards of Caring” essay contest.
Interested students can submit an essay in English of 500 words or less explaining their involvement in community service projects and why their community is important to them. Submissions accepted by mail, now through March 3. Four winners will each be awarded a $5,000 scholarship. Mail to: AAFES Rewards of Caring Scholarship Contest, P.O. Box 7837, Melville, NY 11775-7837.

WHS presents ‘The Little Mermaid’
Don’t miss the last few performance of the Wiesbaden High School Drama stage musical”The Little Mermaid” at the school auditorium. Experience the colorful tale of a little mermaid named Ariel who dreams of a life on land. Evening performances are scheduled March 3, 4 and 5 at 7 p.m.
Tickets cost $10 for adults and $8 for high school students and children under 16. Tickets can be reserved online at To learn more about the play, see pages 12 and 13.

Spring Break
All Defense Department Education Activity – Europe schools will be closed for spring break April 11 to 17.