School starts soon, and Department of Defense Dependents Schools has issued two handy lists of important dates: one for events coming up soon, and another for events throughout the first half of the school year. To see and download the lists, visit http://ansbachhometownherald.com/dodds-important-dates/.
Free/Reduced School Lunch applications
The Free/Reduced School Lunch applications for the 2015-2016 school year are now available. The application can be picked up at any USAG Ansbach Department of Defense Dependents School or at CYS Services Parent Central Services. Click on one of the following links to go directly to the application: www.ansbach.army.mil/documents/SchoolsReducedFeeLunchProgramApplication.pdf or http://ansbach.armymwr.com/europe/ansbach/programs/slo-ansbach/.
Once completed, bring the application along with the most current Leave and Earnings Statement for each member of the household working, to CYS Services Parent Central Services. Please note that ALL applicants must reapply every year beginning July 1 for the upcoming school year. Those who qualified last school year but who do not re-apply will be reset to full pay at the start of the school year. To learn more, call the USAG Ansbach School Liaison Officer at 09802-83-2098 or DSN 467-2098.
School supply lists
Ansbach Elementary School and Ansbach Middle High School have both published their lists of required school supplies. For the Ansbach ES by-grade list, visit http://www.ansb-es.eu.dodea.edu/School_Supplies.html. For the Ansbach M/HS list, visit http://www.dodea.edu/Europe/resources/supplies.cfm.