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Welcome to MC Perry PS!

It is our pleasure to welcome you to the official Matthew C. Perry PS School website. Our goal is to provide current and relevant information about our school to the military families we serve today and those we look forward to welcoming to our campus in the future.


SY 2022-2023: First Day of School

The First Day of School for students will be Monday, August 22nd with the exception of Andersen ES, Andersen MS and E. J. King HS which will start on Wednesday, August 24th.



M.C. Perry PS School Hours

Tuesdays are Early Release days

  Regular Hours Tuesday Hours
Office Hours 0735 - 1535 0730 - 1530
School Hours 0755 - 1435 0755 - 1330
Lunch Hours    
- Kindergarten 1200 - 1230 1200 - 1230
- 1st Grade 1120 - 1150 1120 - 1150
- 2nd Grade 1040 - 1110 1040 - 1110

From Around DoDEA

DoDEA Pacific Return to School SY 2022-23

DoDEA Pacific Return to School SY 2022-23

July 25, 2022 As parents and students prepare for the start of the 2022-2023 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.
Parent Resource, Student Resource
Back to School SY 22-23
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M.C. Perry PS

School Address
PSC 561 Box 1874
MCAS Iwakuni
FPO, AP 96310-1874
Iwakuni, Japan
Phone: 0827-79-3327
Fax: 0827-79-3327
DSN Phone: 315-253-3327
DSN Fax: 315-253-6490
From US: 011-81-6117-53-3327
From the US Fax: 011-81-6117-53-6490

Our Mission

Educate, Engage, and Empower military connected students to succeed in a dynamic world.

Our Vision

Excellence in Education for Every Student, Everyday, Everywhere!

School Improvement Goals

Goal 1: Reading Comprehension

All students will improve in Reading Comprehension.

Goal 2: Mathematics

All students will increase achievement in Mathematics.

Goal 3: 

All teachers will participate in Focused Collaboration.

CSI Leadership Meeting Schedule

Leadership Team Meets 15:05 on the Second Tuesday Monthly During the School Year

Accreditation and Awards

MCPES is accredited by Cognia.


Purpose Statement

Our Purpose Statement at M. C. Perry Primary School is “Building a BRIDGE to our successful future: Be Responsible, Independent, Determined, Gracious, and Engaged.”

School Improvement Plan