Department of Defense Education Activity

About Our School

Amelia Earhart Panorama

Amelia Earhart Intermediate School (AEIS) was built in 1980 and is a two-story structure housing 32 classrooms, Information Center, art room, host nation room, music room, gymnasium, and a computer lab. Our school is named after aviation pioneer, Amelia Earhart who was lost over the Pacific Ocean in 1937.

AEIS is located on Kadena Air Base and serves all branches of service and all ranks including non-commissioned officers, officers, and civilians.

School Schedule

Office Hours: 0700-1600
School Hours: 0850-1505 (Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri)
School Hours: 0850-1405 (Tue - early release)
Holiday Hours: 0800-1500

School Motto

"Where Young Minds Take Flight"

School Mission Statement

Success In Education is a Partnership In Responsibility.

School Vision Statement  

To help students become respectful, responsible citizens and life-long learners. 


School Goals:

1. All students will improve their written communication by expressing complete thoughts that are logically organized.

2. All students will improve their problem solving ability in all curricular areas. 

We belong to the DoDEA Pacific DoDDS Okinawa School District which is part of the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA).  DoDEA is a Department of Defense field activity operating under the direction, authority, and control of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness and the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Military Community and Family Policy.

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学校へ。当学校は嘉手納空軍基地内に位置しています。ほとんどの生徒は、スクールバスや車で通学しております。あなたのお子さんが基地外からのDoDDSスクールバスでの通学を希望する場合、バス専用パスが必要になります。学校給食は AAFES の配膳によって提供されます。それを利用する場合は BXにて生徒専用の昼食口座開設が必要になります。