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.

  • May 7 – Friends of Koko Head School Meeting @ 6:00PM – Cafeteria
  • May 9 – SCC Meeting, 3:30PM
  • May 11 – Student Council Officer Election Speeches @ 8:30AM
  • May 24 – Awards Assembly @ 8:30AM
  • May 25 – Descendants Jr. Student Directed Play, 8:30AM & 12:45PM
  • May 30 – Grade 5 Promotion Ceremony @10:30AM.  Student dismissal at 2:15PM
  • May 31 – Students Last Day of the School Year, 1:30PM student dismissal

We are a candidate school for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme and pursuing authorization as an IB World School.

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 2017 Computer Science Education Week runs from December 4-10. 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

In light of the events of this past Saturday, please see a letter from Dr. Christina Kishimoto, our State of Hawaii Department of Education Superintendent.  Should you have any questions about our school’s preparations, please contact Principal Shitaoka.

Registration for our school’s afterschool classes is now open.


Registration will close on January 18, 2018.  Hardcopy registration confirmations will be sent home within the next couple of weeks.  To view the class offerings, click here.

A big mahalo to the Kaiser High School Computer Science Club and their Advisor Mrs. Ben for making time to come to our school on a Saturday to share their enthusiasm about computer science related topics with our students.  Students dabbled with augmented reality and virtual reality devices and applications, programmed mini bots, built their own webpage from scratch, and also made an app.  Thank you for this opportunity!

We would like to thank the ACE Hardware Science team for working with our students and families to facilitate last night’s STEM workshop.  Thank you for spending your time with us to provide an evening of engagement and innovation.

Delve into the world of coding with Kaiser High School’s Computer Science Club.  For the second year in a row we are inviting the club to work with our Koko Head School students to participate in our first Engage & Innovate Workshop of 2018, to be held on Saturday, January 13th at 12:00-2:00PM in our library.

Online Registration Period will be from Monday, December 18 – Thursday, December 21.


Students will be notified via email during Winter Break and via hardcopy by January 9, 2018, as to whether they were registered given the limited number of spaces available.

Build DIY Rocket launchers with us!  We invite our Koko Head School families to participate in our next Engage & Innovate Workshop on Tuesday, December 19th at 6:00-7:00PM.

Online Registration Period will be from Monday, December 4 – Thursday, December 7.


Students will be notified by December 14, 2017, as to whether they were registered given the limited number of spaces available.

Thank you Mr. Steve Barton and Tabora Gallery for working with our students last night at our Engage & Innovate Art workshop.  Art promotes creativity and innovation and our students and families had a blast!

We enjoyed your support at our Ohana Night held this past Friday.  Despite the rain, students and families were able to enjoy the movie inside our cafeteria.  Mahalo to the Friends of Koko Head School for putting the event on and a special thank you to the Kaiser High School Key Club and JROTC for supporting the event!

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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