7/16/2014 -Looking for a job? We are currently seeking Adult Supervisors for the new school year. This is a paid position which also provides the opportunity to support the school and serve our students. If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Mr. Dillon in the Main Office.
6/27/14 - In preparation for our upcoming school year we'd like to share information about our Proactive Pueo Day, On Tuesday, July 29th from 12 noon - 4:00 p.m. we'll be hosting the following welcome back to school activities:
12:30-2:30 p.m. - Grades 2-5 classrooms will be open so that you can drop off your supplies and meet your teacher. (*Note that Kindergarten drop off and meet the teacher will be done during parent orientation on August 8th and First grade drop off will be on Wednesday, July 30th from 1:30-4:00 p.m.)
Noon - 4:00 - The office will be open to accept Bus Applications/Payments, Lunch deposits/Free & Reduced Lunch Applications (bring your 8-digit case number if you have one), A+ Applications/Payments (only checks or credit cards for A+), Lost Book Fees, Purchase Pu'u Kukui School T-shirts ($5.75 each - not mandatory this year). For payments other than A+ please bring Cash only. <Proactive Pueo Day flyer>
6/11/14 - We are currently on summer break, however our school office is open. During the summer our main office will be open between 7:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
School will resume for students on August 1, 2014 for all grades except for Kindergarten. Kindergartners will begin with a gradual schedule and smaller classes.
At the beginning of the school year, the Kindergarten teachers will be doing individual assessments and group observations of all incoming Kindergartners. This will take approximately 45 minutes. While the children are being assessed parents will have an opportunity to complete important Kindergarten paperwork. Check-in for this assessment/observation will be in room E105. The date and time of the assessment will be determined upon Kindergarten registration. If you have already registered your child and don't have an assessment/observation time, please contact our office at 727-3000.
On Friday, August 8, 2014 there will be an informational meeting for Kindergarten parents in the cafeteria at 8:30 a.m. Class lists and schedule information will be posted at this time and parents are invited to bring school supplies for their Kindergartners to this meeting.
We no longer have computers set up in the office for EZ meal applications, however you can still apply online at: http://ezmealapp.com
"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://ferpa.k12.hi.us."
Message from Mr. Okamoto
Aloha and welcome to Pu`u Kukui Elementary School!
Pu`u Kukui Elementary was named after the summit of the West Maui Mountains and can be defined as "hill of enlightenment." Our goal is to create an environment where learning for all is of priority.
You are now an official Pu`u Kukui `Ohana (family) member. Welcome to our family! We will do our best to keep you informed, working together to assist your child to exceed their potential. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have questions or concerns.
This website will be used as a communication tool where you can find information about the school.
Successful children have families that make education a priority and participate in the school in some way. If you are interested in getting involved in our school community, please let us know. There are many ways to get involved.
Please click on the contact link on the website if you have any questions or need assistance. We look forward to developing a positive relationship with you and hope to see you soon!
Pu`u Kukui Elementary School