Sokehs is a village and municipality on the main island in the state of Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia.

Map of Pohnpei Island showing the municipalities. Sokehs is on the upper left.

It is the location of Palikir, the federal capital.

The namesake Sokehs Peninsula is located north of the main island.

EducationEdit

Pohnpei State Department of Education operates public schools:

  • Lewetik Elementary School[1]
  • Pakein Elementary School[1]
  • Palikir Elementary School[1]
  • RSP Elementary School[1]
  • Sekere Elementary School[1]
  • Sokehs Powe Elementary School[1]

Bailey Olter High School (former Pohnpei Island Central School or PICS) in Kolonia serves students from Sokehs.[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 6°58′16″N 158°11′14″E / 6.971°N 158.1872°E / 6.971; 158.1872


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Pohnpei Schools." Pohnpei State Department of Education. Retrieved on February 23, 2018.
  2. ^ "Secondary Division." Pohnpei State Department of Education. Retrieved on February 23, 2018.