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District Leadership

Pacific East District Superintendent

Dr. Jackie Ferguson District Superintendent

Address
Unit 5072
APO, AP 96328-5072
Japan
Phone: 098-961-3940

Ms. Erin Grazak Chief of Staff


Pacific East Chief of Staff


Community Leadership

Dr. Ronald J. Knight Community Superintendent


Camp Zama, CFA Yokosuka, MCAS Iwakuni, NAF Atsugi Community Superintendent


Vacant Community Superintendent

Vacant
CFA Sasebo, Misawa AB, Yokota AB Community Superintendent


Did you know?

DoDEA Pacific East District operates 20 schools located in Japan across 7 communities.

There are nearly 900,000 military connected children of all ages worldwide, of which nearly 8,000 are enrolled in DoDEA Pacific East District schools and served by thousands of teachers and educational aides.

All schools within DoDEA are fully accredited by U.S. accreditation agencies.

District Goals

GOAL 1: The Pacific East District will improve student performance in mathematics in relation to DoDEA College and Career Ready Standards.

GOAL 2: The Pacific East District will improve student performance in literacy in relation to DoDEA College and Career Ready Standards.

GOAL 3: The Pacific East District will ensure the 21st Century Critical Skills of (1) Collaboration Across Networks and Learning By Influence (2) Creativity and Innovation (3) Communication and (4) Critical Thinking and Problem Solving are embedded in all schools to educate, engage, and empower students to succeed in a dynamic world.


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News Updates

Bullying Prevention Month

Bullying Prevention Month

September 30, 2022 DoDEA actively acknowledges National Bullying Prevention month in October in order to help educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention.
Observances
National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

September 29, 2022 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.
Observances

Latest Press Releases

Michelle Ewing selected as Pacific Region Nurse ISS

Michelle Ewing selected as Pacific Region Nurse ISS

September 29, 2022 Ms. Lois Rapp, DoDEA Pacific Director for Student Excellence, is pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Michelle Ewing as the Nursing Instructional Support Specialist for the Pacific Region.
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Three DoDEA Schools recognized as 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools

Three DoDEA Schools recognized as 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools

September 20, 2022 The U.S. Department of Education recognized 297 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2022. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups.
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District Contacts

Name Position Phone Number
HR Specialist: Pacific East, School Support Recruitment Sasebo & Yokosuka Complex 225-1646
HR Specialist: Pacific East, School Support Recruitment Iwakuni & Misawa Complex 225-1644
Safety Officer 225-5801
Force Protection Officer 225-3940
Logistics Manager 225-8836
Facilities Manager 225-3954
Transportation: Office Hours: M-F 800-1500 046-407-4151
Webmaster: Pacific Region +81-98-953-5758