Ansbach Elementary School
The Home of the Mini-Cougars!

Ansbach Elementary School is located in Katterbach, Germany. It is a modern, two story brick facility with 14 general purpose classrooms, a computer lab, media center, science lab, art and music rooms, and a multi-purpose room. The school opened in August 1986 and accommodates K-6 children residing in the Katterbach housing area and several nearby German communities.

Our Vision: Ansbach Elementary School staff provides motivating and varied opportunities for all students to promote and support their intellectual, physical, social, emotional and creative development, and to prepare them to meet the challenges of a dynamic and diverse world community.



Wednesday, April 30: Night of the Arts at 1700
Friday, May 2: Volunteer Appreciation Celebration
Monday May 5 - Friday May 9: Teacher Appreciation WeeK
Monday, May 2: Memorial Day - Federal Holiday
Thursday June 6: End of School Awards Programs: K-2 STAR Program 8:45-9:15 Grade 3 - 6 STAR Awards & Honor Roll Assembly 9:30 - 10:30
Friday June 6: Amazing Race Field Day (Afternoon)
Thursday June 12: Last Day of School-Early Release

Principal's Note - Please take a moment to read a Principal's Note. (2/14/14)

Facebook - Please visit and like Ansbach Community Schools on Facebook.

Free and Reduced Lunch - If you would like to apply for a free and/or reduced lunch, please use AE FORM 352-1A. If you have any questions, please contact the office.

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It is the responsibility of the parents/guardian to call the school every time their student is absent.

Extended Library Hours – Our library is now open to our students and their parents every Thursday from 1430 – 1600.

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Telephone Numbers
DSN: 467-2628 or 467-2629
Civ 09802-83-2628 or 09802-83-2629
From the States 011-49-9802-83-2628 or 011-49-9802-83-2629

US Postal System Mailing Address: Attn: Principal, Unit 28614, APO AE 09177
Actual Address: 5507 Von Steuben Strasse, Katterbach, Germany 95122

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