Ryukyu Middle School. Name chosen with input from all the schools Location-Kadena Air Base Opening SY 2008-2009 April 1 to July 30 - staging. The project includes:. five 6th-grade classroom clusters, three 7th-grade classroom clusters, three 8th-grade classroom clusters,
Schools in line with DoDEA Curricular Recommendations
More space available in the elementary schools
Elementary schools have prefab buildings that will have to be removed in the future
The addition of the new middle school makes SY 08-09 zoning changes necessary. On base housing renovations, demographic shifts in off-base occupancy and future restructuring of the military on Okinawa contribute to the challenges associated with the rezoning process.
Students with parents from all branches of service could possibly be zoned for this school.