Department of Defense Education Activity

Welcome to Bechtel Elementary School!

Bechtel ES Sketch


School Hours of Operation

Office Hours: 0730-1600
School Hours: 0850-1500
Please be advised that there is no student supervision prior to 0835.

Early Release: All students (1st-5th) are dismissed early every Tuesday at 1400. All Kindergarten, Sure Start, and PSCD are dismissed early every Tuesday at 1355. The purpose of the Early Release time is to provide teacher training and collaboration time.

Bechtel CSI Goals


We belong to the DoDEA Pacific DoDDS Okinawa School District which is part of the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA).  DoDEA is a Department of Defense field activity operating under the direction, authority, and control of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness.

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Bechtel ES

Grades: SS - 5

Enrollment: 665

DoDEA Vision Statement

Excellence for Every Student, Every Day, Everywhere.

DoDEA Mission Statement

Educate, Engage, and Empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world.

Bechtel Elementary School Purpose Statement

Bechtel Elementary School provides a safe learning environment where everyone is valued, challenged, and prepared for the future. 


Mascot: Bulldogs

Motto: We go the extra mile for every child!

Available Mascot Downloads
Bechtel ES Colors

Primary Color: #2b6cb0

Secondary Color: #CC0000

Additional Color: #ffffff

School Improvement Goals

Goal 1: Literacy

Bechtel Elementary School students will show growth in reading across all content areas as measured by end of year assessments. 

Goal 2: Mathematics

Bechtel Elementary School students will show increased mathematics performance as measured by end of year assessments. 


Bechtel ES

School Address
Unit 35038
Camp McTureous
FPO, AP 96373-5038
Okinawa, Japan
Phone: 098-954-7504
Fax: 098-954-3846
DSN Phone: 315-622-7504
DSN Fax: 315-622-3846
From US: 011-81-98-954-7504
From the US Fax: 011-81-98-954-3846