Schools & Youth

College advice for high school graduates

College advice for high school graduates

Applying to university is scary and a lot of work, but when the letters arrive in April and May, it will all feel worth it.

September 3, 2014 ×
Christina Hasselquist working with DHR.

Summer hires contribute to community and their own futures

Thirteen U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart youths participated in the 2014 Summer Hire Program.

August 21, 2014 ×
Robinson Barracks Elementary/ Middle School

Robinson Barracks Elementary/ Middle School

Robinson Barracks Elementary/Middle School in Building 148 on Robinson Barracks services a student population of about 710, with about 80 teachers and administrators.

May 28, 2014 ×
Patch Elementary School

Patch Elementary School

Located in Building 2387, Patch Elementary School serves a student population of about 650 students, with 85 teachers and administrators.

May 28, 2014 ×
Stuttgart’s Future High School

Stuttgart’s Future High School

This illustration depicts the new school complex currently under construction adjacent to Panzer Kaserne.

May 28, 2014 ×
Patch High School students win 23 medals at FBLA conference

Patch High School students win 23 medals at FBLA conference

Patch High School students won 23 medals during the Department of Defense Dependents Schools Europe Future Business Leaders of America Conference March 26-27, 2014.

April 30, 2014 ×
DOD salutes children during Month of Military Child

DOD salutes children during Month of Military Child

By Terri Moon Cronk
American Forces Press Service

The Defense Department believes military children serve their country alongside their service member parents, DOD’s director of the office of family policy/children and youth said.

April 3, 2014 ×
Patch High School French students put language skills to the test

Patch High School French students put language skills to the test

Eight Patch High School French language students visited France March 15-16 on a cultural field trip.

April 2, 2014 ×
German, U.S. students meet thanks to USO

German, U.S. students meet thanks to USO

Twenty-one eighth-grade German students from the Johannes-Kepler-Gymnasium in Bad Cannstatt visited Patch High School as part of a school outreach program Feb. 25.

March 19, 2014 ×
PHS drama raises awareness of teen dating violence

PHS drama raises awareness of teen dating violence

By Lexi Pache
Special to the Citizen

Think your teenager will be unaffected by teen dating violence? Think again. About one in three American youths age 14-20 say they’ve been victims of dating violence, according to research presented at the 2013 American Psychological Association’s annual convention.

February 27, 2014 ×

DOD, Sesame Street collaborate to teach young children resilience

By Terri Moon Cronk American Forces Press Service The Defense Department and Sesame Street have unveiled a book and DVD to develop resilience in young children. “Little Children, Big Challenges” lets military children know that challenges are a part of life,” said Barbara Thompson, the director of the office of…

January 24, 2014 ×
Groundbreaking celebrates future Stuttgart schools

Groundbreaking celebrates future Stuttgart schools

By S.J. Grady
USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office

Military and community leaders gathered Nov. 12 to break ground for the new elementary and high schools being built in Böblingen, near Panzer Kaserne.

November 26, 2013 ×
Photo courtesy of Boys & Girls Club of America
RaShann Allen, a Fort Knox teen, will receive a $20,000 scholarship as the Boys & Girls Club of America 2013-2014 Military Youth of the Year.

Military Youth of the Year announced 2013-2014

Boys & Girls Clubs of America named RaShaan Allen the 2013-2014 Military Youth of the Year.

October 2, 2013 ×
Vacation Bible school teaches children  to ‘stand strong’

Vacation Bible school teaches children to ‘stand strong’

Castles, dragons, knights and princesses provide fertile ground for a child’s’ imagination, and as the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart Religious Support Office discovered, a majestic stage for its summer outreach ministry.

September 4, 2013 ×

Send your kids off packing healthy lunches, snacks

Is eating on the run the norm for your family? Busy family schedules often lead to fast foods and convenience foods. Unfortunately, many of these on-the-go food choices may not provide important nutrients children need for good health.

September 4, 2013 ×