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Welcome to Lester Middle School, home of the wildcats. Located in Japan in the Pacific South district, Lester MS provides educational services for students including announcements, events, and news.

Assessments for Learning

Assessment for learning happens in the classroom and involves students in every aspect of their own assessment to build their confidence and maximize their achievement. It rests on the understanding that students, not just adults, are data-driven instructional decision makers.

Relationships key to student success

Relationships key to student success

Through a series of questions and answers, Antoine Sharpe, DoDEA's 2020 Teacher of the Year, shares his undeniable passion, enthusiasm, and commitment to teaching and making a positive and lasting difference in young lives.