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Welcome to the 2022-2023 school year!

Welcome to the 2022-2023 school year! I hope everyone has had a refreshing summer! I’m looking forward to seeing both the returning students and families as well as new students and families for our 2022-2023 school year.

Ms. Sarah Turner
Elementary Principal

Learning is fun at OCSI!

Elementary School (PreK-  Grade 5)

Our Program:

Our classes are taught in English, and we use an American-style program that addresses the whole person, is Biblically based, recognizes all truth is God’s truth, emphasizes sharing the Gospel and discipleship, and encourages Biblical thinking and living.

Our elementary program includes Bible, core academics, specialist instruction (art, computer applications, Japanese language, music, physical education, library skills), and activities:

  • Year-round activity: Chapel
  • Fall activities: Kurashiki Dam Trip (Grade 1), Butterfly Garden Trip (Grade 2), Sweet Potato Digging (Pre-K and Kindergarten), Yomitan no Sato Elderly Home Visit (Kindergarten), Overnight camp (grades 4-5), Planetarium visit (3rd)
  • Winter activities: Christmas Program, Kite Day, Fire Station Visit (Kindergarten), Character Parade, Week of reading, Aquarium visit (grade 2), Okinawa World visit (grade 4)
  • Spring activities: Field day, Kid City (grades 1-2), Zoo Trip (grade 1) Yomitan tour (grade 4), Culture Fair (grades 3-5), Authors’ Tea (grades 4), Makers Faire (grade 5), 5th grade trip (Kyoto, Osaka, Nara) & Promotion Ceremonies

PreK Policies:

  • For students whom it is their first time attending OCSI, it will be half days for the first week of PreK.
  • PreK students will not be allowed to ride the OCSI buses unless these three conditions are met: 1. Have turned 5 years old, 2. Have a sibling 3rd grade or older. 3. Only ride the bus one way.
  • Parents are asked to drop off and pick up PreK students at the classroom door each morning and afternoon.
  • Students must be completely toilet trained and must have turned 3 by August 1st to enroll.

School Hours for Students:

Arrive to school 8:00-8:25
School starts  8:25
School ends 3:00
Dismissal time  3:00-3:15

Elementary Teachers

Mrs. Ransom

KINDERGARTEN

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Mrs. Claxton

GRADE 4

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Ms. Ruiz

1st Grade

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Mrs. Flores

Elementary Curriculum Coordinator

Ms. Snow

GRADE 1

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Mrs. Serjeant

GRADE 5

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Mrs. Matsuzaki

GRADE 3

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Mrs. Lyons

GRADE 2

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Mrs. Heisey

GRADE 3

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Mr. Logan

GRADE 5

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Mrs. Jones

GRADE 2

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Mrs. Snow

PRE-K

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Mr. Roe

CHAPLAIN

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Mrs. Rulida

KINDERGARTEN

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Ms. Sorley

Grade 4

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Mrs. Aoki

JAPANESE

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Mrs. Metz

JAPANESE

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Ms. Yabe

JAPANESE

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Mrs. Horii

JAPANESE

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Mr. Mahaffie

PE

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Mrs. Lloyd

ART

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Ms. Tuzi

Music

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Mrs. Pallmann

Pre-K

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Mrs. Moyer

Librarian

MRS. LOPEZ

Counselor

WEBSITE

Mrs. Woolery

Literacy

WEBSITE

Dr. Rodriguez

Nurse

Mrs. Packett

Kinder TA

Ms. Clarke

Grade 1 TA/ After School

Mr. Higashimori

Grade 2 TA

Mrs. Neely

Grade 2 TA

Mrs. Nakamura

PreK

Mrs. Skarin

Kinder TA

Mrs.DeLeon

After School