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Welcome to Mendel Elementary School!

Our goal is to provide current and relevant information about our school to the military and civilian families we serve today and those we look forward to welcoming to our campus in the future.


Mendel ES School Hours

BREAKFAST 7:30am - 7:50am
Kindergarten - 5th Grade 8:00am - 2:10pm (T 8:00am - 1:10pm)
Sure Start 8:05am - 1:45pm (T 8:05am - 12:45pm)
PSCD (Flexible Sessions) 8:00am - 2:10pm
Tuesday Early Release 8:00am - 1:10pm
Half Day Ends at 10:45am
Office Hours 7:30am - 4:00pm

LUNCH and RECESS SCHEDULE

Grade Lunch Recess Tues Lunch Tues Recess
Kinder (1, 2) 10:20 - 10:45 10:00 - 10:20 10:00 - 10:25 10:25 - 10:45
Kinder (3, 4, 5) 10:20 - 10:45 10:45 - 11:05 10:00 - 10:25 9:40 - 10:00
1st Grade 11:00 - 11:25 11:30 - 11:50 11:00 - 11:25 10:35 - 10:55
2nd Grade 10:45 - 11:10 11:15 -11:35 10:45 - 11:10 11:15 - 11:35
3rd Grade 11:25 - 11:50 11:00 - 11:20 11:25 - 11:50 11:00 - 11:20
4th Grade 11:45 - 12:10 12:15 - 12:35 11:45 - 12:10 12:15 - 12:35
5th Grade 12:15 - 12:40 11:50 - 12:10 12:15 - 12:40 11:50 - 12:10

SPECIALS SCHEDULE

Grade M, W, TH, F Tuesday (ER)
Kindergarten 11:35 - 12:20 11:00 - 11:40
1st Grade 12:30 - 1:15 11:45 - 12:25
2nd Grade 1:25 - 2:10 12:30 - 1:10
3rd Grade 9:45 - 10:30 9:35 - 10:15
4th Grade 8:55 - 9:40 8:50 - 9:30
5th Grade 8:05 - 8:50 8:05 - 8:45

From Around DoDEA

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 11, 2022 The Department of Defense (DoD) will join the nation in celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 17, 2022.
Observances
Mendel ES

School Address
Unit 5072 (YEES)
Yokota AB
APO, AP 96328-5072
Japan
Phone: 042-552-2510-5-5503/5504
DSN Phone: 315-225-5503/5504
From US: 011-81-3117-55-5503/5504

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events within the next 5 days. For a complete list of events please see the full calendar. Full Calendar
NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.

Our Mission

Educate, Engage, and Empower military-connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.

Our Vision

Excellence in Education for Every Student, Every Day, Everywhere.

Joan K. Mendel Purpose

Empowering students to succeed as life-long learners.

Joan K. Mendel Values

  • M - Manners
  • E - Excellence in all we do
  • N - Never Give Up
  • D - Disciplined
  • E - Express Creativity
  • L - Life-Long Learners

Gradespeed is for students in 4th through 12th Grade.  It is not available for Kindergarten through 3rd Graders.

Gradespeed Parent

Gradespeed Student