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DoDEA Pacific Seeks To Hire Substitute Teachers

DoDEA Pacific Seeks To Hire Substitute Teachers

June 16, 2022 Join Our Team! Are you interested in a rewarding career where you can make a difference? DoDEA Pacific is looking to fill substitute teaching positions across the region.
FUNDED ENVIRONMENTAL MORALE LEAVE FOR OKINAWA, JAPAN

FUNDED ENVIRONMENTAL MORALE LEAVE FOR OKINAWA, JAPAN MEMORANDUM

** Effective 1 June, the GOJ lifted requirements for COVID-19 testing and quarantine upon arrival for eligible travelers from the U.S. to Japan as long as they arrive with a negative PCR COVID test taken within 72 hours of departure to Japan, regardless of their vaccination status. Based on this lifting of restrictions, Okinawa FEML designation now expires 1 August 2022.

Individuals with FEML travel reservations to begin after July 31 must contact their approving officials for additional guidance and to align existing travel with updated policy, as feasible. All FEML travel must begin on or before July 31.



Bob Hope ES School Hours

Breakfast: 0815-0845

First Bell: 0845

Tardy Bell: 0850

Dismissal: 1505/Early dismissal Every Tuesday-1405


School Improvement Goals

Goal 1: Reading Comprehension

All students will improve in Reading Comprehension.

Goal 2: Mathematics

All students will increase achievement in Mathematics.

Goal 3: 

All teachers will participate in Focused Collaboration.

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ+) Pride Month

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DoDEA Announces 2023 Teacher of the Year

DoDEA Announces 2023 Teacher of the Year

May 27, 2022 Lester Middle School teacher Dr. Cara Kaiser was selected as the 2023 Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Teacher of the Year.
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Memorial Day

Memorial Day

May 26, 2022 Memorial Day, which is celebrated on the last Monday in May, honors service members who have died in military service to the nation.
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Bob Hope ES

School Address
Unit 5166
Kadena AB
APO, AP 96368-5166
Okinawa, Japan
Phone: 098-961-4524
DSN Phone: 315-634-4524
From US: 011-81-98-961-4524

Upcoming Events

 Aug 22
First Day of School

 Sep 5
Labor Day: Federal Holiday

 Oct 10
Columbus Day: Federal Holiday

 Oct 27
End of First Quarter (45 Instructional Days)

 Oct 28
No School for Students Teacher Work Day

Full Calendar
NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.