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Back-to-School excitement at Yokota

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  • By Airman 1st Class Samantha White
  • 374th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Yokota students headed back to school for the 2023-24 school year at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Aug. 21, 2023. Yokota Middle School and both elementary schools carried on the tradition of the “Clap-In,” where parents, community members, and school faculty line up to celebrate students' first day of school.

For more resources to help military-affiliated students acclimate to a new school, check out The Military Interstate Child Compact Commission provides educational resources to service members and their families that aim to help ease the stress associated with a military move.