Welcome to 5.1 at OCSI!  We are learning NINJAs!  This stands for kNowing I Need Jesus Always!  

Therefore, since we have been made right in God's sight by faith, we have peace with God because of what Jesus Christ our Lord has done for us. -Romans 5:1 (NLT)

Here is our First Day Photo!

Here is an updated group photo with our 5th grade class shirts:

 About Mrs. Faulkner:

I am from Dallas, TX and married to my high school sweetheart.  I was blessed to teach Middle School Language Arts at OCSI during my first year fifth grade last school year.  I have also taught Kindergarten in Texas.  I have a son and a daughter and we love living here on Okinawa!  I have been a Christian for most of my life.  I am excited to partner with you as we prepare for an exciting year in 5th grade.   I enjoy photography, especially here on beautiful Okinawa.  Here are some pictures!


Do not be anxious about 5th grade.  We are going to get to know each other and learn all of the expectations, as well as have fun! 

Parents, do you have something that you can donate for our end of quarter class auction?  We will have an auction every quarter! FIRST AUCTION: OCTOBER 21ST 

An AR goal will be set each quarter.  Read, read, read!  Our first quarter ends October 21st! Do you have all of your AR points? 

Spelling Homework will be Friday thru the next Wednesday,  Spelling tests will be on Thursdays.  

Bible Memory Verse Quiz 3: October 20th:

Humble yourselves, therefore, under God's mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.  Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you. 

1 Peter 5: 6-7 

Here are some pictures from the classroom: