Schools & Youth

Month of the Military Child Poem: I am a military child

Month of the Military Child Poem: I am a military child

To be a military-connected child can be the worst thing it the world, but it can also be the best thing to ever happen.

May 2, 2019 ×
Month of the Military Child 2019 drawing by Andrew Chernina, Stuttgart Elementary School.

Month of the Military Child Drawing: What it’s like to be a military child

Right now, my Dad is far away and will come home this summer. I miss him. When he comes back I will hug him!

May 1, 2019 ×
Month of the Military Child Essay: Prepare, work hard, learn from mistakes

Month of the Military Child Essay: Prepare, work hard, learn from mistakes

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure,” – Colin Powell

April 30, 2019 ×
Month of the Military Child Essay: What it’s like to be a military child

Month of the Military Child Essay: What it’s like to be a military child

Right after I was born, my father had to leave in a deployment to Afghanistan.

April 29, 2019 ×
AAFES offers discounts for PCS personnel.

Month of the Military Child Essay: It is an honor

I get to move to and visit places that most people only dream of going to.

April 26, 2019 ×
IHL group photo by Jason Kalinowski, Red Cross Stuttgart Station

Humanitarian campaign incentivizes youth to raise awareness

“The IHL team has to focus on what gets the attention of our peers, and how to engage them in a way that they learn about an issue outside of their own lives, while also learning their own strengths and weaknesses when it comes to working with a group.”

April 25, 2019 ×
Julia Velez dons a helmet with assistance from Staff Sgt. Zachary Moody, 49th Security Forces Squadron police services, during Operation Kids Investigating Deployment at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., Feb. 2, 2018. Operation K.I.D. is an annual event that teaches military youth the processes of deployment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Young)

Month of the Military Child Essay: Hard but fun

When my Dad was young, he lived in Germany as well because his dad was in the Army.

April 25, 2019 ×
Month of the Military Child Essay: If you are a military child

Month of the Military Child Essay: If you are a military child

By the time your ten, you will have traveled more places than some people have traveled in their whole entire lives.

April 24, 2019 ×
RBES PTSA, DES and MPs send off students with applause and cheers on Purple-Up Day

RBES PTSA, DES and MPs send off students with applause and cheers on Purple-Up Day

The RBES PTSA asked for all staff and students to wear purple on April 19, Purple Up Day, in recognition of Month of the Military Child.

April 23, 2019 ×
Chaplain Corps Activities Registration

Chaplain Corps Activities Registration

Online registration for Religious Support Office Programs, including volunteer opportunity.

April 23, 2019 ×
Month of the Military Child Essay: Pros and cons

Month of the Military Child Essay: Pros and cons

I can’t wait to see what happens next…

April 23, 2019 ×
Month of the Military Child Essay: Life of a military related child

Month of the Military Child Essay: Life of a military related child

Moving every three years — what’s it like to be me?

April 22, 2019 ×
Month of the Military Child: Family reunited

Month of the Military Child: Family reunited

Drawing by Stuttgart student depicts a family reunited following deployment.

April 19, 2019 ×
Month of the Military Child Essay: Military Connection

Month of the Military Child Essay: Military Connection

If you choose wings over roots, you’ll find you can fly.

April 18, 2019 ×
RBES students met their reading challenge

RBES students met their reading challenge

The students and staff were gathered at the beginning of the school day to hear that they had, indeed, read enough minutes–286,000 to be exact! 

April 11, 2019 ×