E Komo Mai (Welcome)

Our Vision: A community of learners who are empowered to become contributing members of the global society.  

Our Mission: Dedicated to providing a supportive environment to develop compassionate critical thinkers.

  • Aug 1 (Thurs) – Back to School Night, For Gr. 1-5 students and families
  • Aug 6 (Tues) – First Day of School for Gr. 1-5 students
  • Aug 8 (Thurs) – Kindergarten Parent Orientation @ 8:30-10:30AM

We became authorized as an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School on January 18, 2019.  We offer the IB Primary Years Programme to all of our students.

To learn more about IB, click here.

Koko Head School is fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Schools Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

We received our accreditation in the Spring of the 2016-17 school year.  We received a six year accreditation and are committed to continuous improvement, involving all our stakeholders to achieve the mission and vision of our school.

Our Coding Club participates in the The ‘Hour of Code™’.

The 2018 Computer Science Education Week runs from December 3-9. The ‘Hour of Code™’ is a nationwide initiative by Computer Science Education Week[csedweek.org] and Code.org[code.org] to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming.workshops at our school!

Our school is part of the Kaiser Complex of the Honolulu District in the State of Hawaii Department of Education.

All the Kaiser Complex schools are committed to providing a World Class Education for our community.

The Kaiser Complex includes:
Koko Head Elementary, Aina Haina Elementary, Hahaione Elementary, Kamiloiki Elementary, Niu Valley Middle School & Henry J. Kaiser High School

Annual Notification of Privacy Rights

Know your privacy rights as they apply to 1) student record information; 2) directory information; 3) surveys and other information collection; and 4) military recruitment information.  For more information on your privacy rights, the laws that protect them, and how to exercise your rights, contact your school administrator or visit http://bit.ly/FERPAHI

Cobras, keep you mind and body active during the summer.  We encourage you to read and make healthy choices.  Participate in Principal Shitaoka’s Summer Reading and 5-2-1-0 Let’s Go Challenges! (<-Click to download .pdf)

Also, for reading, consider signing up for the Summer Reading Program at the State of Hawaii Public Libraries.

Great job Cobras for your submissions to our Yearbook cover design contest.  Congrats to Sabrina Johnson and Melinda Lun for their designs that adorn our yearbooks for this school year!  Keep drawing, creating, and innovating Cobras!

A big congratulations to all the high school grads out there and specifically to the graduating class of 2019 from Kaiser High School!  May you continue to find joy in the journey and remember to commit to lifelong service and learning.  Go Cougars!

Thank you for joining us at our annual May Day program as we honored the beautiful Hawaiian culture.  A morning brief drizzle of rain helped to kick-off a wonderful event.  Thank you to Kumu and her family, our faculty, staff, students, and families for your support.

Show your Koko Head School Pride by purchasing and wearing special limited edition adult polo shirts from Kula Threads that sport our school and IB logos.  Celebrate our school’s accomplishments of becoming an IB World School!  These micropique sport-wick polos are available in mens’ and womens’ cuts in forest green and concrete gray colors.  Click here to order.  Place your order by April 29, 2019!

Thank you to our dear friend Ms. Lana Penley for spending an evening with some of our parents.  Attendees had a mindful experience facilitated by Ms. Penley and had an opportunity to learning about vital components of school’s social emotional learning curriculum.

Join us for an evening workshop to learn more about our social emotional learning curriculum and experience an actual lesson and find ways you can support the learning at home. Here’s the event flyer.


Registration closes Thursday, March 14, 2019.

Register now for i-Ready Online labs during spring break.  Here’s the information flyer.


Register by Monday, March 4, 2019.

KidBiz 3000

Kid Biz 3000
Our students use KizBiz 3000 as an online supplemental reading comprehension intervention to provide targeted supports.
For student login, click here.


Our students use iXL as an online supplemental intervention to reinforce basic math skills.
For student login, click here.

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