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Authorized Departures due to COVID-19

Authorized Departures due to COVID-19

August 10, 2020 The Department of State (DOS) has approved an Authorized Departure from foreign areas to include Department of Defense (DoD) civilian employees -- and/or other eligible family members (EFMs) who may need to accompany them - who have determined they are at higher risk of a poor outcome if exposed to Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Six questions about the Return to School with Director Tom Brady

Six questions about the Return to School with Director Tom Brady

July 22, 2020 DoDEA Director, Tom Brady, answers 6 questions about the return to school.
DoDEA Pacific Return to School SY 20-21

DoDEA Pacific Return to School SY 20-21

July 15, 2020 As parents and students prepare for the start of the 2020-2021 school year, the DoDEA Pacific Director wanted to provide an update on the progress DoDEA has made to safely and effectively implement teaching and learning this coming school year.

Welcome to Sasebo ES!




Sasebo ES School Hours

Tuesdays are Early Release days

  Regular Hours Tuesday Hours
Office Hours 0700 - 1600  
School Hours 0745 - 1430 0745 - 1330
K-2 Lunch/Recess 1120 - 1210 1120-1210
3-6 Recess/Lunch 1120 - 1210 1120-1210
  • Office hours may be modified during breaks.
  • Lunch Recess time is different on Early Release Day

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Race, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Race, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

June 16, 2020 Challenging every DoDEA employee to be courageous, persistent and effective in confronting and resolving racial and cultural issues that impact everyone but disproportionately impact the academic and social emotional success of students of color.
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Sasebo ES

School Address
PSC 476 Box 128
FPO, AP 96322-0128
Japan
Phone: 0956-50-9741
DSN Phone: 252-9741
From US: 011-81-956-50-9741

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 each student to succeed in a dynamic world. 

Our Vision

To be among the world’s leaders in education, enriching the lives of military-connected students and the communities in which they live.

Core Values

We believe students are at the heart of all we do. Each student can realize his or her fullest potential. Educating the whole child fosters academic, social and emotional well-being. Learning environments are student-centered, stimulating and relevant. High-performing educators and leaders make a difference in student success. Parental engagement and support are vital to student success. Engaged partnerships enrich the lives of our students. Our diversity inspires excellence and innovation

Recent News

DODEA cuts ribbon on $57 million, ‘21st century’ elementary school at Sasebo Naval Base

September 26, 2019
Children, parents, teachers and administrators celebrated the opening of a new $57 million school Wednesday at Sasebo Naval Base in southwestern Japan. Read More


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