The Child Development Center provides care for children in their infancy through 5 years (or Kindergarten age). 

 

The School Age Center provides a variety of programs for students Kindergarten through 6th Grade.

 

Registered students in 7th-12th grade can come and go at the Teen Center. 

Find out more about youth sports for children from 3 years to 6th grade.

 

Meet Our Staff

CYS Coordinator

Stephanie and her husband, Josh, arrived in January 2018 from the mainland where they were living and traveling in a 1985 VW Vanagon.  They are excited to be back on Kwajalein Atoll as they met in 2010 on Roi and feel that coming back to the RMI is like coming home.  Originally from California, Stephanie loves the beach and enjoys all outdoor activities.  She seeks new activities and adventures and is learning to kite board and dive.
Stephanie has a B.S. in Physics from University of La Verne, an M.A. in Education from Claremont Graduate University, and a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from Kansas State University.  Stephanie's background is very diverse spanning teaching, curriculum development, policy, and research.  She has over 10 years of experience in various tutoring, mentoring, teaching, and supervising positions with students from primary to graduate level.

Curriculum and Training Specialist/School Liaison Officer

Nikki arrived here from Georgia in December 2018 with 2 of her 3 boys and her husband, Don. Nikki is originally from Connecticut and has been searching for a warm place to live, without snow, where she can enjoy the sun and water year round. Nikki enjoys the beach and trying new outdoor activities and sports.
Nikki has a B.S in Special Education from the University of Georgia and an M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction from Western Governors University. She has 12 years experience working with students in grades K-8. In those 12 years she has had many roles working with students in the general education, resource, and special education self contained settings. Nikki has taught, co-taught, mentored, supervised, and was a founding teacher at her previous school. She has a passion for helping others to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of all students in a classroom.

Registrar/Parent Central Director

Jamie moved with her family to Kwajalein in December 2016. She is a boy mom to three. She loves adventures and sees Kwaj as the biggest and best adventure yet! Jamie enjoys long walks, beach combing, and attempting yoga once a week. She has found an extreme love for diving and swimming with turtles.
Jamie has a Master's Degree in Social Work and worked in a private setting, as well as a public elementary school in New Mexio. Jamie loves being around children, watching them grow and stretch their wings. Jamie has been at CYS since May 2017 starting as an Administrative Assistant and moving up to Registrar. She loves seeing families come in for drop off and pick up each day and helping families get their lives situated and getting kids involved in our Kwaj offerings; childcare to sports, we cover it all!

Director of Child Development Center

Chelsea is originally from Minnesota, but spent two years teaching first grade in an American School in Mexico before moving to Kwajalein in July 2017. In her free time, Chelsea enjoys yoga, pilates, books, and beach days.
Chelsea has a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Nortwestern St. Paul and a master's degree in Early Childhood Education from Capella University. Chelsea also has a Manager ServSafe Certification as well as a National Director Credential.As the Director of the Child Development Center, Chelsea's job is to make sure everything is running smoothly with staff, children, and families. You will meet Chelsea when you come in for your orientation, and she will be available once your child is enrolled to answer any questions. Chelsea enjoys being in the classroom and getting to know our children and their families.

Youth Director

ARRIVING FEBRUARY 2019.
Dr. Stephanie McCutcheon
Child and Youth Services
CYS Coordinator
LOGCAP IV, DynCorp International
U.S. Army Garrison - Kwajalein Atoll
Office: (805) 355-3610
Hours: 0830-1730
Stephanie.McCutcheon@dyn-intl.com
 
Nikki Cote'
Child and Youth Services
Training and Curriculum Specialist/School Liaison Officer
LOGCAP IV, DynCorp International
U.S. Army Garrison - Kwajalein Atoll
Office: (805) 355-3606
Hours: 0830-1730
Nikki.Cote@dyn-intl.com 
 
Jamie Reed
Child and Youth Services
CYS Registrar
LOGCAP IV, DynCorp International
U.S. Army Garrison - Kwajalein Atoll
Office: (805) 355-2158
Hours: 0700-1500
Jamie.Reed@dyn-intl.com 
Chelsea Weber
Child and Youth Services
Director of Child Development Center
LOGCAP IV, DynCorp International
U.S. Army Garrison - Kwajalein Atoll
Office: (805) 355-3606
Hours: 0700-1600
Chelsea.Weber@dyn-intl.com 
 
Linda Webb
Child and Youth Services
Youth Director
LOGCAP IV, DynCorp International
U.S. Army Garrison - Kwajalein Atoll
Office: (805) 355-3606
Hours: 1200-2000
Linda.Webb@dyn-intl.com 

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We can't wait to meet you! If you have questions, please contact us via phone or email and we will be happy to assist you.