school liaison officer

School Liaison Officer
FOLLOW US  

6248 West Pine Loop
USAF Academy, CO
80840

719-333-8295
DSN 333-8295

Mon — Fri  8 am - 5 pm
Closed Federal Holidays

School Liaison Officer

The School Liaison Officer at the USAF Academy provides information on Colorado Springs school districts, acts as the liaison between the military community and school administrators, provides consultation services regarding school education, and provides transition information on other school districts for military members who are PCS-ing. For more information, call 719-333-8295. Please contact the School Liaison Officer for brochures or school district handbook.

School Liaison Brochure)

Air Force Child & Youth Programs

Virtual Lab School

Recently added new resources that may be particularly helpful during these challenging times.  The two featured articles are:

Kids Included Together (KIT)
 Kids Included Together blog offers resources that we help kids understand what they see taking place in the neighborhoods, cities, states and countries.  https://www.kit.org/let-lived-experience-be-the-guide/ 
4-H Partnership

Reach out to your state 4-H Extension program to learn of the diversity/inclusion materials, initiatives and resources they have available!

Here are a few national and state resources to get you started:

Learn more and register at: https://virginiatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9-0S35ExQBu80aJU1BzcsA

Boys & Girls Clubs of America

School Age Children Need Homework Help???

Resources are available through AF Libraries.

  • Find homework help resources that give students quick access to credible sources covering common topics. Plus, with the integrated tools, users can easily save, share and download content
  • Gale databases is one such resource that brings the best content in various formats all in one place. Get teacher-approved sources to use on projects and assignments
  • Visit the Educational Resources page on the Air Force Portal to access Gale databases and other resources available

Colorado School Information LINKS

District 20 Central Registry 719-234-1224

Air Force Aid Society (AFAS) Virtual Schooling Grant

AFAS recognizes that many have faced extra expenses from school closings due to COVID-19 and that parents are now managing the educational needs of their children through virtual school programs. Families may be experiencing financial hardship and face difficulty paying the additional costs associated with purchasing home school supplies and equipment for the Fall 2020 school year.

Through the generosity of a substantial donation, AFAS is assisting with a one-time grant to those eligible Air Force affiliated members with dependents in grade K thru 12 with virtual schooling costs for school supplies in the amount of $250 per family having a financial need. Apply after Sept.1, 2020; when funds are expended, the VSG will no longer be available.

Eligibility (no rank restriction)

  • Active Duty Airmen, AF Reserve (AFR) and Air National Guard (ANG) on continuous Active Duty orders for more than 15 days under Title 10, Air National Guard (Full-time, Title 32, 502(f) only), Retirees and Widow(er)s
    • Dependents listed in DEERS in grade K-12; college students not eligible
    • Spouse can apply with at Power of Attorney or an email of acknowledgement authorizing the request on your behalf; must upload with application

How to Apply

  • Log into Air Force Aid Society website at www.afas.org and select Virtual Schooling Grant
    • For questions, send email to virtual.schooling@afas-hq.org, contact the Airman & Family Readiness Center 719-333-3444, or call HQ AFAS at 703-972-2650, option #6
    • For issues with your online application contact HQ AFAS IT at 703-972-2650, option #5, Mon - Fri, 7 am - 3:30 pm (EST)
Copyright ©2020 10th Force Support Squadron