Schoolbits – March 31, 2016

Spring Break
All Defense Department Education Activity – Europe schools will be closed for spring break April 11 to 17. The next holiday after that is Memorial Day, May 30. The last day of school for students before summer vacation is June 16.

School Closures
The Wiesbaden Middle and the Hainerberg Elementary Schools will be closed April 8 for a Teacher Work Day.

Preschool Storytime at Aukamm
Introduce preschoolers birth to 5 years to the joy of reading every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. at the Aukamm Elementary School Library. This program focuses on early literacy skills that will help preschoolers become ready to read, including stories, finger plays, songs, crafts, and coloring. This program is open to all military I.D. card holders in the Wiesbaden communities.

2016 Kaiserslautern American German Business Club Scholarship
Continuing education students are eligible to apply for a 2016 Kaiserslautern American German Business Club Scholarship. Qualified applicants must be German or American citizens with a home residence in the surrounding communities of Kaiserslautern, Pirmasens, Saarbrücken, Koblenz or Mainz.
Interested applicants must submit a 500 to 750-word essay, in English, describing applicant’s idea or concept, how he/she will utilize business studies to further German-American relations.
Deadline for submission is April 8. A scholarship of 500 to 1,000 Euro will be awarded
To verify eligibility and to apply email: