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Bureau of Administration

Office of Overseas Schools

Our Mission

The mission of the Office of Overseas Schools is to promote quality educational opportunities at the elementary and secondary level for dependents of American citizens carrying out our programs and interests of the U.S. Government abroad.

News at International Schools -- Congratulations, Class of 2020! Chargé d’Affaires Mark A. Schapiro delivered a virtual commencement address to the assisted school in Malta, Verdala International School.

U.S. Department of State

The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future