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GES Vision
Our vision is to be STARS everyday, everywhere!
GES Goals
All students will improve their reading comprehension.
All students will increase their understanding of numbers.



April is the Month of the Military Child!



Weather Delays - For school closure or delay listen to AFN and check AFN Bavaria Facebook Page.

Check the USAG Grafenwoehr webpage. (external link)

Message from Dr. Matthew Kralevich, Principal



Grafenwöhr Elementary School is a Department of Defense Educational Activity school located in Grafenwöhr, Germany.  The city is located in Bavaria, an area renowned for its beauty and history.  Students in grades kindergarten through fifth attend GES, which is fully accredited by the North Central Association.


Dates to Remember

April, 2014

Apr 1st - 3rd - SY14-15 Registration at Graf ES

Apr 3rd - End 3rd quarter

Apr 4th - No School - Teacher Work Day

Apr 7th - 11th - No School - Spring Break

Apr 14th - 17th - Spirit Week

Apr 15th - SAC Meeting

Apr 17th - Posters & Essays are due

Apr 18th - No School - Parent Conferences

Apr 22nd - Breakfast for the Brave

Apr 23rd - 24th - Spring Photos

Apr 24th - Honor Roll

Apr 25th - STAR Assembly

Apr 29th - 30th - Science Fair


May, 2014

May 5th - 6th - Earth Day activities

May 7th - Volunteer Tea

May 8th - 9th - Musical Performances

May 15th - Acceleration Withdrawal Date

May 23rd - Early Dismissal - CSI Teacher Meeting

May 26th - No School - Memorial Day

May 29th - Dan Crow Performs

May 30th - STAR Assembly


June, 2014

June 9th - Field Day

June 10th - SAC Meeting

June 12th - Last Day of School - Early Dismissal

June 12th - Honor Roll

June 12th - STAR Assembly

June 13th - No School - Teacher Work Day




Attention Parents:  It is the responsibility of the parent/guardian to inform the school at the following email address or phone 09641-83-7133 every time a student is absent.

Hours of Attendance




End of day changes (See Handbook)

We have experienced delays in receiving your end of day changes via email. Emails are NOT being immediately delivered to school accounts.  Please send your end of day changes with your child in a written note in the mornings. If an email is necessary, be sure to follow up with a confirmation. ALL BUSES LEAVE AT 1445!


Attendance Email

This link is used for absences and tardies only.  It is checked each day at 10:00.  Please email us to let us know if your child is absent (with the reason) or if your child is going to be late (with the reason).  Please note if your child is late to school, an adult must bring the child(ren) to the office to sign them in. 

Please do not put end of the day changes in this email box as it is not monitored for that information.

Grafenwoehr Complex / Transportation Handbook

Visit the Grafenwoehr PTA Website

Unit: 28127 APO AE  09114-8127
DSN: 475-7133
CIV: 09641-83-7133
FAX: 09641-3254
From U.S. 011-49-9641-83-7133

Weather Delays - For school closure or delay listen to AFN and check the road conditions webpage (external link).



DoDEA Mission

To provide an exemplary education that inspires and prepares all DoDEA students for success in dynamic, global environment

Our Vision

Grafenwoehr Elementary School, with the support of parents and the community, promotes a respectful, safe environment to meet the individual needs of our students while inspiring life-long learning.