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.

  • Apr. 2 (Tues) – Friends of Koko Head Mtg. @8:00-9:00AM, Cafeteria
  • Apr. 11 (Thurs) – 3rd Quarter report cards go home
  • Apr. 19 (Fri) – Good Friday Holiday – No School
  • Apr. 23 (Tues) – Cobra Awards Assembly @8:30-9:15AM
  • May 3 (Fri) – May Day Program @8:30-10:00AM

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

Thank you to all of our parents, students, and families for supporting our first HI-5 Recycle Drive of the school year.   We had one of the biggest drives in recent years and would like to thank our parents, students, and staff for helping to sort and bag the plastic bottles, cans, and glass.  Great job Cobras!

All State of Hawaii DOE Schools are closed for the remainder of the week due to the incoming Hurricane Lane system.  School is scheduled to resume on Monday, August 27th.

Here’s a letter to our parents/guardians from Superintendent Dr. Kishimoto (click to download).

For the latest official updates on school closures, go to hawaiipublicschools.org.  Stay safe Cobras!

Register for our school sponsored afterschool programs starting the week of August 20th.  Here’s information on our fall semester offerings.


Students will be notified via hardcopy by September 6, 2018, as to whether they were registered given the limited number of spaces available.

Join us for our first Engage & Innovate Workshop of the school year as we partner with Hardware Science on Monday, September 10th at 6:00-7:00PM in our cafeteria.  Students will make their own Desktop Hydroponics systems.  Here’s the event flyer.

Online Registration Period will be from Monday, August  20 – Thursday, August 23.


Students will be notified via hardcopy by September 6, 2018, as to whether they were registered given the limited number of spaces available.

We hope you had a wonderful summer.  We look forward to seeing you at our Back to School Night on Thursday, August 2nd at 6:00-7:00PM for our Grade 1-5 Families.  We’ll see you soon!


We bid a fond aloha to our 5th graders.  We will miss you and know that you will continue to do great things as you learn, grow, and serve.  Keep in touch and pay us a visit in the future, we’d love to hear about your journeys.  A special mahalo to Principal Sean Tajima from Niu Valley Middle School for making the time to celebrate with us.

We would like to thank Hahaione Elementary School for traveling to our school to play a goodwill soccer game with our 4th and 5th graders.  Students enjoyed the experience and good sportsmanship was on display by both schools.  We hope to play at Hahaione’s field next school year.

Bravo to all of our students who participated in Descendants Jr.,  a student directed play fueled by the vision of fifth graders Emily Lim & Emily Kurihara.   Our students enchanted their peers, parents, and faculty with two separate performances.  Go Cobras!

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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