The School Liaison Office connects different school and community partners to help improve education for American military families in the RAF Lakeneath/RAF Mildenhall/RAF Feltwell area. The SLO can provide information on DoDEA schools located at RAFs Lakenheath and Feltwell, which are used by the RAF Lakenheath, Feltwell and Mildenhall communities (There are no schools at RAF Mildenhall). The SLO also assists families with local British schools and home schooling.
The School Liaison Office's role is to act as a community facilitator: connecting schools, families, and community services to address education issues impacting military children.
The School Liaison Office staff includes:
School Liaison Officer (SLO): Ms. Jaquiline Jaramillo
Assistant SLO: Corina Torres
Local schools' public web pages:
If you are considering the option of sending your child to a British school, there is detailed information at the following public service website which will help answer many of your questions: www.direct.gov.uk/en/EducationAndLearning/index.htm.
To search for a British school, you can visit schoolsfinder.direct.gov.uk/.
The Free and Reduced Lunch Program is coordinated through AAFES School Meals Program. Each school year the application is available online beginning on July 1st: https://freeandreducedapps.aafes.com/
FAQ’s regarding online applications: https://freeandreducedapps.aafes.com/faq.aspx
If you qualify, your status will remain during the entire school year, but you must re-apply the next year.