Our Kahalu'u Ukulele Band is ready! We will knock their sock off when we perform at Disneyland, California Adventure, Ponderosa Elementary and Paul Revere Elementary Schools. Heartfelt appreciation to the following teachers and staff who perservered and believed in our students: Kumu Eldean, Kumu Darling, Teacher Lisa Nagatoshi, Teacher Tina Pattison, Teacher Carl Okamoto, parents and chaperones - Celeste and Diamond Borges, Joelyn and Keila Kaina, Tabitha Kukahiko, Wendy Matsuzaki, Chauncey Kukahiko, Jewels Oliquiano and Jacque, Arthur and Cody Ching. You have made a dream come true for our following students: Isaiah Sedino, Kaya Whaley, Gabby Kamai, Aly Price, Sierra Aloiau, Giana Kahanu, Nalea Kukahiko, Kami Wong, Kasen Wong, Fabian Silva Pokipala, Michelle Ansog, Harrison Terstegge, Keana Kalahiki Peterson, Sariahtani Suguturaga, Blaise Aledo Estocado and Noah Pattison. Finally no words can express the respect and admiration I have for all of you who made personal sacrifices to make this possible for your children. You have paid for more than a trip - you have provided lasting memories of pride and joy for your children. This Goodwill trip is truly good will to all.
7/8/13 - 7/19/13
Kahalu'u School's Math and Fitness Camp
This two week program sponsored by CAFE and taught by teachers Annette Chew, Lisa nagatoshi and Tasha Kaai, will give a headstart for students in grades 1 -5 in preparation for the next school year. As enrollment is limited to 60 students, acceptance will be on a first come first turn in basis with a wait list. An enrollment form is being sent home on May 13th.
Our preschool scholars will be holding their "graduation" celebration in the cafeteria at 9:00 am. Thank you Ms. Vi, Ms. Brandi, Ms. Jill and Ms. Amber for taking such good care of our little keiki as you prepare them for the "big school."
5/16/2013 and 5/17/2013
I know we had to postpone this a couple of times because of the MANY school events, we are REALLY having the ever popular "Grillin' with Dads" ( and Papas too) at 11:00 am at the Bus Depot. This is one of the most enjoyable opportunities that Dads can spend with the children. Really, the keiki are so proud to have you learn with them in school. Be there or be square. AND, not to forget our so deserving moms, join us for "Spa Day with Moms" (and Grandmas too) on May 17 at 9:00 am in the cafeteria. Be prepared to be pampered! RSVP IS REQUIRED FOR BOTH ACTIVITIES OR YOU'LL MISS OUT ON THE GOODIES!
Grade 6 "Graduation" will be at 5:00 pm. Please invite, Tutu, Papa, Aunties, Uncles, friends, brothers, sister - everyone to celebrate their fine work throughout their elementary years. This class is a special one with overwhelming academic growth and personal pride as Kahalu'u Scholars. Other teachers, friends and families are also invited to join in this celebration.
A grade 6 luncheon is scheduled at Kualoa Ranch for our Scholars. There will be a tour and a dance to end the school year with joy and lasting memories.
Our every popular Kinderbration will begin at 10:00. If you think our little ones were cute at May Day, you should see them all dressed up on this day. Join us in the cafeteria for this celebration.
RISE (READING is Simply Essential) Dance will celebrate the good work our students are doing in keeping up their reading.
HSA Club 300 celebration will welcome over 70% of our students who passed the Hawaii State Assessment in both reading and mathematics! As of this entry we are not done yet so there will be more. We are also so proud of the 26%+ of students who exceeded proficiency! We don't just "get by" we shoot for the stars at Kahalu'u.
Bell Schedule Changes
Wednesday, May 22 - dismissal at 2:10
Friday, May 24 (last day) - dismissal at 1:10
4th Quarter Awards Assembly; join us to celebrate the many accomplishments of our students.
Kahalu'u School's tradition First Night Open House will begin with class visits to drop off your school supplies and later culminate in a short introductory meeting and dinner. Watch for the flier and hope to see you all there.
First day of school! Hooray!!