Department of Defense Education Activity

Pacific Press Releases


Mr. Scott Tefft selected as Principal of Bechtel Elementary School

Mr. Scott Tefft selected as Principal of Bechtel Elementary School

July 27, 2021 DoDEA Pacific South District Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. Scott Tefft as principal of Bechtel Elementary School, located in Okinawa, Japan.
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DoDEA Pacific announces 2021-22 athletics, Far East academics plans for Pacific East and West districts

DoDEA Pacific announces 2021-22 athletics, Far East academics plans for Pacific East and West districts

July 16, 2021 DoDEA Pacific Region coordinates with military installation commands and public health officials in preparation for 2021-22 Far East academics and athletics.
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Lashaunda Norman, Ph.D. selected as Principal of Iwakuni Elementary School

Lashaunda Norman, Ph.D. selected as Principal of Iwakuni Elementary School

July 09, 2021 Dr. Judith Allen, DoDEA Pacific East District Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Lashaunda Norman as principal of Iwakuni Elementary School, located at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan.
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Ms. Hilary Simmons Selected as Principal Yokota Middle School

Ms. Hilary Simmons Selected as Principal Yokota Middle School

July 09, 2021 Dr. Judith Allen, DoDEA Pacific East District Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Hilary Simmons as principal of Yokota Middle School, located at Yokota Air Base, Japan.
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Ms. Mary Mullins selected as Principal of Matthew C. Perry Elementary School

Ms. Mary Mullins selected as Principal of Matthew C. Perry Elementary School

July 09, 2021 Dr. Judith Allen, DoDEA Pacific East District Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Mary Mullins as principal of Matthew C. Perry Elementary School, located at Marine Corps
Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Japan.

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Mr. Jason Sheedy selected as Principal of Edgren Middle High School

Mr. Jason Sheedy selected as Principal of Edgren Middle High School

June 24, 2021 Dr. Judith Allen, DoDEA Pacific East District Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. Jason Sheedy as principal of Edgren Middle High School, located at Misawa Air Base, Misawa, Japan.
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DoDEA Pacific jumpstarts success with summer learning

DoDEA Pacific jumpstarts success with summer learning

June 24, 2021 DoDEA Pacific welcomed more than 2,500 students back to school June 15 as the three-week Jumpstart to Success Summer Program launched across the region.
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Ms. Latressa (Renée) Cobb Selected as Principal Matthew C. Perry High School

Ms. Latressa (Renée) Cobb Selected as Principal Matthew C. Perry High School

June 10, 2021 Dr. Judith J. Allen, DoDEA Pacific East District Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Latressa T. (Renée) Cobb as principal of Matthew C. Perry High School, located at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Japan.
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DODEA Pacific East Selects Dr. Rebecca Villagomez as Principal for Yokota High School.

DODEA Pacific East Selects Dr. Rebecca Villagomez as Principal for Yokota High School.

June 06, 2021 Dr. Judy Allen, DoDEA Pacific East District Superintendent, is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Rebecca Villagomez as Principal for Yokota High School.
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DoDEA Pacific announces Virtual Far East Marksmanship Results

DoDEA Pacific announces Virtual Far East Marksmanship Results

May 17, 2021 The Department of Defense Education Activity - Pacific Region is pleased to announce the results of the first-ever virtual Far East Marksmanship Match.
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Pacific Communications

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.