Department of Defense Education Activity

Welcome to Zukeran ES!

On 29 August 2018, Zukeran Elementary opened its current 21st Century facility.  It is a two-story facility with an expansive Commons area used for lunch and other large group gatherings, six grade-level instructional neighborhoods, separate art and music rooms, a gymnasium with a wood floor, and a dual purpose stage which opens to the Commons and a performance room.  Along with its unique architectural features, the school is equipped with the technological features necessary to facilitate 21st Century teaching and learning. 

Zukeran Elementary School Entrance


School Schedule

Office Hours: 0700-1530
School Hours: 0725-1340
 


Accreditation and Awards

We are fully accredited by U.S. accreditation agencies.
Read more about our accreditation process.


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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Zukeran ES

Grades: SS - 5

Enrollment: 396

School Purpose Statement

Educating today's youth for tomorrow's challenges.

Goal 1 (Literacy)

Zukeran Elementary School will improve student literacy skills across all content areas as measured by DoDEA comprehensive assessments.

Goal 2 (Math)

Zukeran Elementary School students will improve their understanding of mathematical concepts and be able to apply those concepts to solve problems. 

Mascot: Toucans

Motto: We're not too small, we're not too tall, but we Toucans, can do it all!

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Zukeran ES Colors

Primary Color: #96b3e7

Secondary Color: #81d973

Additional Color: #ffcc00

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.

Accreditation and Awards

We are fully accredited by U.S. accreditation agencies.


Zukeran ES

School Address
Unit 35017
Camp Foster
FPO, AP 96373-5017
Okinawa, Japan
Phone: 098-970-1019/2576
DSN Phone: 315-645-1019/2576
From US: 011-81-98-970-1019/2576