Department of Defense Education Activity

About Bechtel Elementary School

Welcome to Bechtel Elementary School!

Bechtel ES Sketch

The Bechtel Elementary School Community is committed to providing a learning environment that prepares students for the 21st century. 

School Hours of Operation

Office Hours: 0730-1600
School Hours: 0850-1500
Please be advised that there is no student supervision prior to 0835.

Early Release: All students (1st-5th) are dismissed early every Tuesday at 1400. All Kindergarten, Sure Start, and PSCD are dismissed early every Tuesday at 1355. The purpose of the Early Release time is to provide teacher training and collaboration time.

Lunch Schedule

  • Kindergarten - 10:50-11:15
  • 1st Grade - 11:20-11:40
  • 2nd Grade - 11:40-12:00
  • 4th Grade - 12:00-12:20
  • 3rd Grade - 12:20-12:40
  • 5th Grade - 12:30-12:50

Bechtel Purpose 2019


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.

Bechtel ES Mascot - right click to download lo-res png - click to go to home page

Bechtel ES

Grades: SS - 5

Enrollment: 740

Our Mission

Educate, Engage and Empower military-connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.

Our Vision

Excellence in Education for Every Student, Every Day, Everywhere.

Mascot: Bulldogs

Motto: We go the extra mile for every child!

Available Mascot Downloads
Bechtel ES Colors

Primary Color: #2b6cb0

Secondary Color: #CC0000

Additional Color: #ffffff

Bechtel ES

School Address
Unit 35038
FPO, AP 96382-5038
Phone: 098-954-7504
Fax: 098-954-7650
DSN Phone: 622-7504
DSN Fax: 622-7650
From US: 011-81-98-954-7504
From the US Fax: 011-81-98-954-7650