Department of Defense Education Activity
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.

Welcome to Kadena Elementary

Where kids come first!

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.



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.

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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