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Get Your Flu Shot!

Get Your Flu Shot! U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa Flu ShotEx

Walk-up flu shots offered through October, between 0800-1600.
No appointment needed!

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DoDEA Pacific School's Digital Handbook

All DoDEA School’s Handbooks have gone digital!

For full instructions on how to access the new Digital Handbook and to confirm that you have read it. Please see the attached PDF.

Please visit your school's Homepage and click on the Handbook button to get started!

Upcoming Dates

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Teacher of the Year Nominations

Teacher of the Year Nominations

October 17, 2021 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 November 30, 2021.
Proposed DoDEA Dress Code

Thank you for providing input on the proposed DoDEA-wide student dress code. The commenting period has ended; however, the mailbox will remain open until October 29, 2021.

DoDEA appreciates the many comments that have been submitted.  This a great start to our working together to establish a DoDEA-wide dress code.  As the next step in this process, Education Policy and Operations Division (EdOps) in collaboration with the Civil Rights Program will present your feedback to the DoDEA Civil Rights Steering Group (CRSG) for consideration.  


Are you thinking of becoming a principal? 

We will host the DoDEA Pacific Series for Prospective Principals the last Tuesday of each month starting September 28. 1530 - 1630 JST/1630 - 1730 Guam. Prospective Principal Network

For more information, email or .

Volunteer Forms

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Interested in volunteering with students at Kadena High School? 
Please right click and select "Save Link As" to download and complete the forms: 

DD2793 - Volunteer Packet
DD2981 - Basic Criminal History From
DoDEA - IRC - FAP Consent Form

Kadena HS School Hours

Tuesdays are Early Release days

  Regular Hours Tuesday Hours
Office Hours 0700 - 1500  
School Hours 0720 - 1405 0720 - 1310
Lunch Hours 1035 - 1235  

Bell Schedule

PAW: Productivity, Assistance, Work Recovery - Scheduled on Tues and Wed

Mon, Thurs, Fri Tuesday Wednesday
Period 1:  0720 - 0810 Period 5:  0720 - 0850 Period 1:  0720 - 0850
Period 2:  0815 - 0903 Period 6:  0855 - 1020 Period 2:  0850 - 1020
Period 3:  0908 - 0956    
0956 - 1031

Period 4:  1036 - 1124
1020 - 1055

Period 7:  1100 - 1225
1020 - 1055

Period 3:  1100 - 1225

Period 4:  1001 - 1049
1049 - 1124

Period 7:  1025 - 1150
1150 - 1225

Period 3:  1025 - 1150
1150 - 1225

Period 5:  1129 - 1217 PAW:  1230 - 1310

Period 4: 1230 - 1405

Period 6:  1222 - 1310 (Early Release Tuesdays)  
Period 7:  1315 - 1405    

Our Mission

Educate, engage, and empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world. To provide an exemplary education that inspires and prepares all DoDEA students for success in a dynamic, global environment.

Our Vision

KDHS enriches the lives of military connected students and the communities in which they live. 

Kadena High School Continuous School Improvement (CSI) Goal

  • Students will improve their ability to utilize college and career readiness skills in literacy across the curriculum.
  • Students will improve their ability to model and apply solutions, express mathematical reasoning, and justify their thinking by utilizing a variety of Mathematics instructional strategies.

Accreditation and Awards

KDHS is accredited by AdvancED. Read more about our accreditation process.


From Around DoDEA

Bullying Prevention Month

Bullying Prevention Month

September 29, 2021 DoDEA actively acknowledges National Bullying Prevention month in October in order to help educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention.
School Health Services

School Health Services

September 28, 2021 DoDEA School Health Services aims to optimize learning by fostering student wellness. Learn about School Nurses, Student Immunization Requirements, Medication at School, Chronic and Acute Health Conditions, First Aid, and more.
Students and Staff
National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

September 28, 2021 Every October, we observe National Disability Employment Awareness Month to recognize the contributions, dedication and talents of Americans with disabilities who are a vital part of our workforce.
Kadena HS

School Address
Kadena High School
Unit 5166
APO, AP 96368-5166
Okinawa, Japan
Phone: 098-961-1712
DSN Phone: 634-1712/1216
DSN Fax: 634-3323
From US: 011-81-611-734-1216
From the US Fax: 011-81-98-937-7469

Japanese Mailing Address:

Kadena High School
Attn: Supply/HE7602
Bldg 9490
Kadena Air Base
Okinawa City, Okinawa JP

Upcoming Events

 Oct 22
Teacher Workday No School for Students

 Oct 23
Homecoming Event 1900 2200

 Oct 25
2nd Quarter Begins

 Oct 27
Paying for College Info Session 1430 @ IC

 Oct 28
Senior Parent Night (Virtual)

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