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Black History Month

Black History Month

February 01, 2023 Black History Month celebrates the achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their immeasurable impact on the history of the United States.

Welcome to Kadena Elementary

Where kids come first!


Kadena ES School Hours

Tuesdays are Early Release days

  Regular Hours M - F Tuesday Hours
Office Hours 0800 - 1600  
School Hours 0845 - 1500 0845 - 1400
Lunch Hours 1025 - 1300  

*** School Hours for Students ***

First Bell: 8:45

Tardy Bell: 8:50

 

DoDEA Mission

Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.

Kadena ES Vision

Knowledge Equals Success

Kadena ES Purpose

Develop adaptable learners for a changing world.

Kadena ES Key Goals

  • Organizational CCRSL Goal: Kadena Elementary School will implement College and Career Readiness Standards in Literacy (CCRSL).
  • Academic CCRSM Goal:  Kadena Elementary School students will show an increased level of proficiency in Mathematics. 

Accreditation and Awards

KDES is accredited by AdvancED.

From Around DoDEA

National School Counseling Week

National School Counseling Week

February 02, 2023 National School Counseling Week 2023, "School Counselors: Helping Students Dream Big," will be celebrated February 6-10, 2023, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems.
Observances
DoDEA Career and Technical Education Month

DoDEA Career and Technical Education Month

January 31, 2023 DoDEA celebrates CTE Month every February as a reminder to students that Career and Technical Education programs are available to all those who want to pursue a college education; enlist in the military; or enter directly into the workforce.
Observances
2023 DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey PSA

2023 DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey PSA

January 17, 2023 The DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey is your chance to help us improve the educational experience for all of our students. Take the survey today!
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 11, 2023 The Department of Defense (DoD) joined the nation in celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 16, 2023.
Observances
Teacher of the Year Nominations

Teacher of the Year Nominations

January 08, 2023 Do you know a teacher who has had a positive impact on your child, your child's school, or your community? Nominate them for Teacher of the Year. Nominations are open until February 10, 2023.
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Kadena ES

School Address
Unit 5166
Kadena AB
APO, AP 96368-5166
Okinawa, Japan
Phone: 098-961-1550/3441
DSN Phone: 315-634-1550/3441
From US: 011-81-961-1550/3441