Kadena, Japan

Base Name:  Kadena AB, Japan

Base City:  Okinawa City, Okinawa, Japan

Base Operator Phone Number: 315-634-1110 dsn

                   

Family Readiness Center/Fleet & Family Services:

-          Address: Bldg. 220

-          Phone Number: 634-3366 dsn or 098-961-3366

-          Website:     http://kadenafss.com/life-career/a-frc    

 

Cost of Living:

-          BAH/OHA: starting at $1639.34 OHA for E-1 without dependents, Utility allowance $576.81, and MIHA $462.81. E-1 with Dependents OHA $1821.49, Utility allowance $769.08, and MIHA $462.81.

Housing:

-          Housing Office:

o   Amount of on base houses available: 7,800

o   Phone Number: 315-634-0582 dsn or 011-81-734-0582

o   Address:  718 CES/CEH, Unit 5261, APO AP 96368-5261

o   Website:   http://www.housing.af.mil/okinawa/  

o   Off-base/privatized housing

-          AHRN: http://www.ahrn.com/kadenaab.php  

 

 Lodging: Shogun Inn

o   Address:  Bldg 332

o   Phone Number: 315-632-1100 dsn or 011-81-98-962-1100

o   Website:  http://kadenafss.com/life-career/lodging

Schools/Daycare:

-          Child Development Center:

o   Wakaba CDC:

§  Address:  Bldg 132

§  Phone: 632-7420

o   Niko Niko CDC:

§  Address:  Bldg 334

§  Phone: 634-5263

§  Website: http://kadenafss.com/youth-teen/cdc  

-          Military Certified Providers off-base? yes, more info:  634-3464

 

 Schools:

-          Elementary:

o   Kadena Elementary School:

§  Address: Unit 5166, APO AP 96368-5166

§  Phone: 634-0778

§  Website: http://www.kadena-es.pac.dodea.edu/

§  For info on the other Elementary schools visit: http://www.dodea.edu/Pacific/Okinawa/

-          Middle School:

o   Kadena Middle School

§  Address: Unit 5166, APO AP 96368-5166

§  Phone: 011-81-611-734-0217

§  Website: http://www.dodea.edu/Pacific/Okinawa/KadenaAB/KadenaMS/index.cfm

§  For information on the other middle schools visit:  http://www.dodea.edu/Pacific/Okinawa/

-          High School:

o   Kadena High School:

§  Address: Bldg 9490

§  Phone: 634-1712

§  Website: http://www.kadena-hs.pac.dodea.edu/kdhsdnn/home/dotnetnuke/index.html

 

Medical Services:

-          Tricare region (West, Central, North, South): Overseas

-          Address:  Kadena Medical Clinic, Bldg 626

o   Apt Line: 630-4817 dsn or 098-960-4817 commercial

o   Info: 630-4817 dsn or 098-960-4817 commercial

-          Tricare: 1-888-777-8343

-          Website: http://www.kadena.af.mil/kadenamedicalclinic/

-          Hospital on base (or clinics only): Clinic

 

Things to do:

-          Water Park/Parks: 

o   Fairchild Pool

§  Address: Bldg. 1988

§  Phone: 966-7343

o   Hagerstrom Pool

§  Address: Bldg. 501

§  Phone: 966-7343

§  Website:   http://kadenafss.com/rec/aquatics

-          Gym/Fitness Center: Risner Fitness & Sports Complex:

o   Address: Bldg. 109

o   Phone: 634-5128

o   Website: http://kadenafss.com/rec/risner  

-          Vet Clinic:

o   Address: Bldg 731, Davis Ave.

o   Phone: 81-98-961-1632

o   Website: http://phc.amedd.army.mil/organization/Pages/VtfDetails.aspx?VtfID=86&loc=JP

o   PCS Information for pets: http://kadenafss.com/pcs-information

-          Outdoor Rec:

o   Address: Bldg 614

o   Phone: 966-1899 DSN or 050-5865-1899 Commercial

o   Website:     http://kadenafss.com/rec/odr   

-          RV/Camping Facilities and/or storage rental: Available Contact ODR

-          Bowling alley: Emery Lanes Bowling Center

o   Address: Bldg 113

o   Phone: 966-7303 or 050-5865-1895

o   Website: http://kadenafss.com/rec/bowling  

-          Library:

o   Address: Bldg 451

o   Phone: 634-1502

o   Website:   http://kadenafss.com/life-career/library  

-          Golf Course:  

o   Banyan Tree Golf Course

§  Address:   Bldg 12 just inside Kadena Gate 1

§  Phone:  966-7321 or 050-5865-1893

§  Website: http://kadenafss.com/rec/golf  

o   Chibana Golf Course

§  Address:   Bldg 55061 straight out Kadena Gate 3

§  Phone:  966-7327 or 050-5865-1894

§  Website: http://kadenafss.com/rec/golf/chibana-golf-course

-          Movie Theater: Kadena AB Theater

o   Address: Bldg. 446

o   Phone: 050-5865-3095

o   Website: http://www.shopmyexchange.com/ReelTimeTheatres/Movies-KadenaAB.htm  

-          Hobby Shop: Arts & Crafts

o   Address: Bldg 435

o   Phone: 966-7347 or 050-5865-1886

o   Website: http://kadenafss.com/rec/arts-crafts   

-          Auto shop:  Auto Hobby Shop

o   Address:   Bldg 1436

o   Phone: 966-7355 or 050-5865-1891

o   Website:    http://kadenafss.com/rec/auto-hobby

 

-          Local Attractions:

o   Okinawa Children’s Zoo & Museum:   http://www.kodomo.city.okinawa.okinawa.jp/index.shtml

o   Shuri Castle:  http://oki-park.jp/shurijo/

o   Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium: https://oki-churaumi.jp/en/area/okipark.html

 

For more information visit:   http://www.kadena.af.mil/library/factsheets/factsheet.asp?id=7291

 

-          ITT office information:  

o   Address: Bldg 455 inside the Shilling Community Center

o   Phone: 966-7333 or 050-5865-1896

o   Website:  http://kadenafss.com/rec/itt  

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14/08/2011
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Tracy D says:
August 10, 2011 at 1:40 pm

Lots of kids so there are plenty of schools. Several choices fir college too. If you have a special needs child, depending on the severity, you should be okay. I worked with highschool as well as preschool special needs. Take advantage of the college though. Learn the language if you can


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Jeanne S says:
June 19, 2011 at 1:17 pm

We don?ǨѢt have school age kids but I have friends that do and I know a lot of the teachers. Everyone has really good things to say about the on base schools.


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