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PCS Information

School Liaison/Transition Services focus is to assist family members in being advocates for their children's education and in dealing with unique problems facing military children (PCS moves,School Liaison Officers (SLO)


The School Liaison/Transition Services focus is to assist family members in being advocates for their children's education and in dealing with unique problems facing military children (PCS moves, varying school-to-school academic curriculum and schedules, varying graduation and records transfer requirements), and other major issues such as Installation-School-Community Partnerships, and Home Schooling. School Liaison/Transition Services helps connect Families, Schools and Communities. DoDEA Pacific SLO Page.

Through partnering with the local and military community, the School Liaison Officer uses a variety of resources to provide assistance with issues concerning student transition. The School Liaison Officer acts as a communication link between the installation and the surrounding schools.

The Lanham Crusader Buddies program (CBs) connects newly arriving students with a great friend as soon as we know you're headed this way.

NAF Atsugi - SLO

Hannah McCarthy
School Liaison Officer
PSC 477 Box 20
FPO AP 96306
DSN 264-4732

Hannah.mccarthy@fe.navy.mil


Lanham ES PCS Checklist

To ensure a smooth transition for your school age students, remember to bring the following documents with you in person when you PCS to NAF Atsugi, Japan.

  • Sponsor's Orders
  • Dependent Entry Documentation
  • Immunization record
  • Passport
  • Copy/official transcript
  • Copy of IEP if applicable
  • Copy of withdrawal grade with grading system from previous school
  • Copy of standardized test score if applicable
  • Copy of current school schedule (HS students)