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Upcoming Events

Upcoming events January to February 2023.

2023 DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey PSA

2023 DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey PSA

February 06, 2023 The DoDEA Stakeholder Feedback Survey is your chance to help us improve the educational experience for all of our students. Take the survey today!
Black History Month

Black History Month

February 01, 2023 Black History Month celebrates the achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their immeasurable impact on the history of the United States.

Kadena HS School Hours

Tuesdays are Early Release days

  Regular Hours Tuesday Hours Holiday/Summer Hours
Office Hours 0700 - 1500   0800-1500
School Hours 0720 - 1405 0720 - 1310  
Lunch Hours 1048 - 1125 1015 - 1100 1100-1200

Bell Schedule

PAW: Productivity, Assistance, Work Recovery - Scheduled on Tues and Wed

Mon, Thurs, Fri Tuesday Wednesday
Period 1:  0720 - 0809 Period 5:  0720 - 0845 Period 1:  0720 - 0845
Period 2:  0814 - 0902 Period 6:  0850 - 1015 Period 2:  0850 - 1015
Period 3:  0907 - 0955 LUNCH: 
1015 - 1100
1015 - 1100
Period 4:  1000 - 1048 Period 7:  1105 - 1230 Period 3:  1105 - 1230

1048 - 1125

PAW:  1235 - 1310

Period 4: 1235 - 1405

Period 5:  1130 - 1218 (Early Release Tuesdays)


Period 6:  1223 - 1311    
Period 7:  1316 - 1405    

Our Mission

Educate, engage, and empower each student to succeed in a dynamic world. To provide an exemplary education that inspires and prepares all DoDEA students for success in a dynamic, global environment.

Our Vision

KDHS enriches the lives of military connected students and the communities in which they live. 

Kadena High School Continuous School Improvement (CSI) Goal

Academic Goal 1 

Kadena High School students will improve their ability to utilize college and career readiness skills in literacy across the curriculum.  

Academic Goal 2

Kadena High School  Students will improve their ability to model and apply solutions, express mathematical reasoning, and justify their thinking by utilizing a variety of Mathematics instructional strategies.

Organizational Goal 

Kadena High School students will create and monitor a personal and academic goal.

Accreditation and Awards

KDHS is accredited by AdvancED. Read more about our accreditation process.

From Around DoDEA

National School Counseling Week

National School Counseling Week

February 02, 2023 National School Counseling Week 2023, "School Counselors: Helping Students Dream Big," will be celebrated February 6-10, 2023, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems.
DoDEA Career and Technical Education Month

DoDEA Career and Technical Education Month

January 31, 2023 DoDEA celebrates CTE Month every February as a reminder to students that Career and Technical Education programs are available to all those who want to pursue a college education; enlist in the military; or enter directly into the workforce.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 11, 2023 The Department of Defense (DoD) joined the nation in celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 16, 2023.
Teacher of the Year Nominations

Teacher of the Year Nominations

January 08, 2023 Do you know a teacher who has had a positive impact on your child, your child's school, or your community? Nominate them for Teacher of the Year. Nominations are open until February 10, 2023.
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Kadena HS

School Address
Unit 5166
Kadena AB
APO, AP 96368-5166
Okinawa, Japan
Phone: 098-961-1216/1712
Fax: 098-961-3323
DSN Phone: 315-634-1216/1712
DSN Fax: 315-634-3323
From US: 011-81-611-734-1216/1712
From the US Fax: 011-81-98-937-3323

Japanese Mailing Address:

Kadena High School
Attn: Supply/HE7602
Bldg 9490
Kadena Air Base
Okinawa City, Okinawa JP

Upcoming Events

 Feb 11
ACT Exam

 Feb 11
Sweetheart Ball 1800 2100

 Feb 13
CSI Professional Development Day No School for Students

 Feb 20
Presidents' Day Federal Holiday

 Feb 28
SAC Meeting @ 1600

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NOTE: Please check your school's calendar for information on additional release days for training, parent teacher conferences, and other activities.

Recent News

Kadena HS - 2022 National Merit Commended Students

February 24, 2022
Congratulations to Alena Cupp and Aiden Toole for being named a Commended Student in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program. Read More

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