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FE Creative Expressions Kubasaki Student

June 04, 2019
FE Creative Expressions Kubasaki Student wins first place for Director's Choice and Viewer's Choice along & Best Director Award. Read More


Kathryn Harris honored as a National Merit Finalist

May 16, 2019
Kathryn "Katie" Harris has now been recognized and honored as a National Merit Finalist by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) Read More


Castle Ruins Culture Trip Stars and Stripes

May 14, 2019
Students from Camp Lester Middle School and Chatan Junior High School come together for the first time for a cultural exchange March 21 at the Chatan Castle ruins on Camp Foster. Read More


High Schoolers Jam at Far East Band Fest

May 02, 2019
Musicians from high schools around the Pacific showed their stuff for five days in late April during the DODEA Pacific Far East honors band festival at Seoul American High School. Read More


Nat Geo Bee State Winner Lester Middle

April 30, 2019
Lester Middle School is proud to share that Eddy Melendez has won the statewide competition for the National Geography Bee. Read More


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Seoul American Schools close after 60 years
Seoul American Schools close after 60 years
June 14, 2019 June 14 marks the last day for Yongsan Garrison schools in Seoul, South Korea. This is the end of an era: Unlike previous years, students from Seoul American Elementary and Seoul American Middle High School will not be returning in the fall.
Dr Steven Bloom Retires After 37 Years of Service
Dr Steven Bloom Retires After 37 Years of Service
May 21, 2019 Dr. Steven R. Bloom, District Superintendent for DoDEA Pacific East, will retire on June 30, 2019, after 37 years of service to the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Dr. Judy Allen selected as Pacific East District Superintendent for School Year 2019-2020
Dr. Judy Allen selected as Pacific East District Superintendent for School Year 2019-2020
May 20, 2019 The Pacific Region has announced that Dr. Judith “Judy” Allen has been selected to be the District Superintendent of Schools for the DoDEA Pacific East (Mainland Japan) District for the coming school year. Dr. Allen is a career educator with extensive teaching and administrative experience. She currently serves as the District Superintendent for the DoDEA Pacific West (Korea) District ...
Mr. Michael Thompson retires after 33 years of service
Mr. Michael Thompson retires after 33 years of service
May 20, 2019 Mr. Michael Thompson, District Superintendent for DoDEA Pacific South, will retire on Saturday, 25 May 2019, after 33 years of service to the Department of Defense Education Activity
DoDEA Pacific Region hosts a Regional Junior Science Humanities Symposium Mar. 19
March 15, 2019 The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Pacific Region hosts the Regional Junior Science Humanities Symposium (JSHS) at Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Japan on Mar. 19 at 8 a.m.

DoDEA Pacific

DoDEA Pacific Director for Student Excellence

Ms. Lois J. Rapp Director for Student Excellence

Ms. Lois J. Rapp

Mr. Todd Schlitz Chief of Staff

Mr. Todd Schlitz
DoDEA Pacific Chief of Staff


District Leadership

Dr. Judith Allen District Superintendent

Dr. Judith Allen
Pacific West District Superintendent


Dr. Steven R. Bloom District Superintendent

Dr. Steven R. Bloom
Pacific East District Superintendent


Mr. Michael Thompson District Superintendent

Mr. Michael Thompson
Pacific South District Superintendent


Community Leadership

Dr. Helen R. Bailey Community Superintendent

Dr. Helen R. Bailey
Pacific East Community Superintendent


Dr. Jeff Arrington Community Superintendent

Dr. Jeff Arrington
Pacific West Community Superintendent


Mr. Jimmy Journey Community Superintendent

Mr. Jimmy Journey
Pacific South, Guam Community Superintendent


Mr. Michael Johnson Community Superintendent

Mr. Michael Johnson
Pacific South, Kadena Community Superintendent


Ms. LaVerne E. Outen Community Superintendent

Ms. LaVerne E. Outen
Pacific East Community Superintendent


DoDEA Online Registration for Students (DORS)

DoDEA Online Registration for Students (DORS)

The DoDEA Online Registration for Students (DORS) is currently available for families registering in schools serviced by Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA). DORS eliminates manual forms and makes it easy for parents to register their child for school.