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Kubasaki HS ~ 2020 JSHS: Teacher Award
Wed, Mar 25, 2020
Ms. Eastman earns Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) Teacher Award.
Kubasaki HS~ JSHS
Wed, Mar 18, 2020
2020 DoDEA Pacific Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) Winners
Kubasaki HS~Combined Federal Campaign Overseas
Wed, Mar 18, 2020
Congratulations to Kubasaki High School as their video communication students have continued their winning tradition in being the most decorated academic program in DoDEA Pacific South.
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Latest Pacific Press Releases

Michael Pope named one of top 50 finalists for Global Teacher Prize
Michael Pope, seventh grade STEM teacher with Zama American Middle High School in Japan, has been named one of 50 finalists to receive the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize. Now in its sixth year, the $1 million award is the largest prize of its kind. More...
DoDEA Pacific Status of Far East Events
Out of an abundance of caution and after reviewing all possible options, DoDEA Pacific has determined that it is in the best interests of our students and staff to cancel or modify several events for the spring semester, particularly those that involve student travel. More...
DoDEA Pacific to temporarily close schools to students in mainland Japan and Okinawa
In order to enhance mitigation efforts designed to protect students and staff from the spread of COVID-19, the Department of Defense Education Activity Pacific will temporarily close DoDEA Pacific district schools to students March 23 - April 3. Schools will reopen following spring break on Monday, April 13. More...
DoDEA Schools in Guam to Close Until Further Notice
The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Pacific South District, in coordination with Joint Region Marianas (JRM), installation commanders, and DoD public health officials, will close DoDEA-Guam schools to students starting March 18, until further notice. More...
Patrick Buckley selected as the 2020 Pacific Principal Of The Year
The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Pacific region is pleased to announce Patrick Buckley, principal of Sollars Elementary School in Misawa, Japan, as the 2020 DoDEA Pacific Principal of the Year. More...

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Pacific Public Affairs

Ms. Miranda Ferguson
Phone: 098-953-5657
DSN Phone: (315) 644-5657
Calling from US: 011-81-98-953-5657

The DoDEA Pacific Public Affairs Office initiates and manages DoDEA's communications and outreach efforts for the Pacific to include Guam, Japan, Okinawa, South Korea. The office is responsible for media relations, internal information programs and communication with students, parents, teachers, school administrators and the public.