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Kadena HS School Hours

Tuesdays are Early Release days

  Regular Hours Tuesday Hours Holiday/Summer Hours
Office Hours 0700 - 1500   0800-1500
School Hours 0720 - 1405 0720 - 1310  
Lunch Hours 1048 - 1125 1015 - 1100 1100-1200

Bell Schedule

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

Mon, Thurs, Fri Tuesday Wednesday
Period 1:  0720 - 0809 Period 5:  0720 - 0845 Period 1:  0720 - 0845
Period 2:  0814 - 0902 Period 6:  0850 - 1015 Period 2:  0850 - 1015
Period 3:  0907 - 0955 LUNCH: 
1015 - 1100
1015 - 1100
Period 4:  1000 - 1048 Period 7:  1105 - 1230 Period 3:  1105 - 1230

1048 - 1125

PAW:  1235 - 1310

Period 4: 1235 - 1405

Period 5:  1130 - 1218 (Early Release Tuesdays)


Period 6:  1223 - 1311    
Period 7:  1316 - 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

Academic Goal 1 

Kadena High School students will improve their ability to utilize college and career readiness skills in literacy across the curriculum.  

Academic Goal 2

Kadena High School  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.

Organizational Goal 

Kadena High School students will create and monitor a personal and academic goal.

Accreditation and Awards

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

From Around DoDEA

Veterans Day

Veterans Day

November 10, 2022 Veterans Day Message from Mr. Thomas M. Brady, Director of DoDEA.
American Education Week

American Education Week

November 07, 2022 During American Education Week. DoDEA joins the nation in raising awareness about the need to provide every child with a quality public education. Explore NEA's AEW toolkits.
National School Psychology Week

National School Psychology Week

November 03, 2022 From November 7-11, DoDEA joins the nation in celebrating National School Psychology Week. School psychologists effectively link teaching, learning, and mental health to improve outcomes and are a ready resource in schools.
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Kadena HS

School Address
Unit 5166
Kadena AB
APO, AP 96368-5166
Okinawa, Japan
Phone: 098-961-1216/1712
Fax: 098-961-3323
DSN Phone: 315-634-1216/1712
DSN Fax: 315-634-3323
From US: 011-81-611-734-1216/1712
From the US Fax: 011-81-98-937-3323

Japanese Mailing Address:

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

Upcoming Events

 Dec 3
SAT Exam

 Dec 9
CCRS Training Day No School for Students

 Dec 10
ACT Exam

 Dec 19 - Dec 24
Winter Recess

 Dec 26 - Dec 31
Winter Recess

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

Recent News

Kadena HS - 2022 National Merit Commended Students

February 24, 2022
Congratulations to Alena Cupp and Aiden Toole for being named a Commended Student in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program. Read More

Kadena HS - Harvard Model Congress

January 20, 2022
Congratulations to the Harvard Model Congress delegates for earning an award at the Asia conference hosted at Kubasaki High School. Read More

Kadena HS - Holocaust Survivor Presentation

January 20, 2022
On Thursday, January 20th, students at KHS had an opportunity to listen to a firsthand account from Holocaust survivor, Dita Kraus. Read More

Kadena HS - National Honor Society Supports Help Oki Toy Drive

January 06, 2022
National Honor Society Supports Help Oki Toy Drive Read More

Kadena HS - Class of 2022 School Beautification

January 06, 2022
Seniors worked together to clean the courtyard and plant flowers to beautify Kadena High School. Read More

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