School Liaison Officer (SLO)

School Liaison Officers are employed to help navigate academic pressures on military children and their families as they move around the world and transfer between school systems. NAF Atsugi's SLO is here to assist you with just about any school-related question.

Whether you have just moved to the area and need help registering your child for school, will soon be headed back to the states for a PSC move or college, or are just not sure who to go to for a school-related problem, please feel free to get in touch (see contact info at right). Assistance is also available for the following issues:

  • Deployment and transition services
  • Homeschool support
  • Special education navigation
  • Commands/schools/community
  • Post-secondary preparation school
  • Department of Defense dependent schools
    • Lanham Elementary School
    • Zama American Middle School
    • Zama American High School
  • International schools
    • Japanese public schools
    • Yochiens (Japanese pre-K/kindergarten)
  • SAC: School Advisory Committee
  • PTO: Parent Teacher Organization
  • Sponsorship programs
  • Student-2-Student (middle and high school) Youth Sponsorship Program