Kapalama Elementary School

Welcome to Kapalama Elementary's official school website.

We hope you enjoy browsing our school website.

09.22.22_Principal Letter dated.pdf

Letter from Mr. Oyama

September 22, 2022

22.10.No School_FallBreak_Oct - Google Docs copy.pdf

Upcoming Events

*This calendar is subject to change. Please check back weekly for updates or changes. For a monthly view, visit our Calendar page.

Announcements

For the latest announcements, follow us on Twitter @kapalamaes

Breakfast and lunch menu

*This menu is subject to change.
*ONLY KAPALAMA STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM THEIR BREAKFAST PLATES. ADULTS, PLEASE GO TO THE FRONT OFFICE TO PURCHASE TOKENS FOR AN ADULT BREAKFAST. MAHALO!

BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MENU

*ONLY KAPALAMA STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM THEIR BREAKFAST PLATES. ADULTS, PLEASE GO TO THE FRONT OFFICE TO PURCHASE TOKENS FOR AN ADULT BREAKFAST. MAHALO!
2022.10 Cafeteria Menu - OCTOBER

SCHOOL YEAR 2022-2023

08292022_RETURN TO SCHOOL:WORK CRITERIA.pdf

Return to work/school criteria

REVISED AUGUST 2022

2022-08-23_REV_COVID-19 Health and Safety Guidance

COVID-19 HEALTH AND SAFETY GUIDANCE FOR SY 2022-23

REVISED AUGUST 27, 2022

2022.07.26_Return to School Work and Daily Wellness Check.pdf

daily wellness check

JULY 26, 2022

SY2022 - 23 CALENDAR.xlsx - 2022-23.pdf

sy 2022-23

Kapalama calendar


22-23 Kinder Supply List.pdf


sy 2022-23

Kindergarten supply list

22-23 Supply List Gr. 1-5.pdf

sy 2022-23

GRADE 1 - 5 SUPPLY LIST


2022-08-23 Supt Hayashi parent letter - health and safety.pdf

Letter from Superintendent hayashi

AUGUST 23, 2022

2022-07-25_Hayashi_ParentLetterHealthandSafety.pdf

Letter from Superintendent hayashi

July 25, 2022

2022.07.25_MrOyamaWelcomeBackLetter.pdf

welcome back letter from principal oyama

July 25, 2022

2022.07.26_Lunch Meal Letter.pdf

Sy 2022-23

lunch meal letter

July 26, 2022

If your child is born between

August 1, 2016 - July 31, 2017

and turns 5 on or before July 31 REGISTER FOR KINDERGARTEN TODAY!

Don't Stall, Call (808)305-5500 for more information!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

SY-22-23-EOEL-Public-Pre-K-Program-Application-Packet-English.pdf

EOEL

(Executive Office on Early Learning)

Public Pre-kindergarten Program

Kapalama Elementary is excited to announce that we are one of the public schools in the state to have a public Prekindergarten program on our campus. The program is funded through the State of Hawaii's Executive Office on Early Learning. The Prekindergarten class is able to provide high-quality learning experiences for students in the year prior to Kindergarten eligibility. For more information and applications (translated into various languages) please visit: EOEL website. (click for the link)


Eligibility Requirements:

Child must be born between August 1, 2017-July 31, 2018 and be four years old on or before July 31, 2022.


Start Date:

August 1, 2022


Priority for Enrollment:

Priority is provided for children whose situations include, but are not limited to, one or more of the following:

  • Children who are eligible for special education services under the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) and require general education placement.

  • Children in foster care.

  • Children who are experiencing homelessness or unstable housing.

  • Children who are dual or multi-language learners.

  • Children whose family's income is no more than 300% of the federal poverty level.

  • Children who are experiencing at-risk situations which may impact their development and learning.


Please visit our school office for an application or download and print the application forms. The office is now accepting applications for next school year 2022-2023. Each class is limited to 20 students. As our state progresses through the month ahead in addressing the COVID-19 pandemic, class sizes may be reduced to no more than 10 children per group to address the health and safety needs of the children and staff.

Kapalama's Early Learning Programs.pdf

THANK YOU BISHOP MUSEUM!

Bishop Museum recently upcycled power strips to Kapalama Elementary School. These will definitely be put to good use around our campus! Mahalo, Bishop Museum for your generosity!

HIDOE - ESSA

Hawaii Qualified Teacher

August 27, 2021

Hawaii DOE_ESSA HQT.pdf

GRADES 3-5

PANORAMA SURVEY

August 24, 2021

Panorama Gr.3-5 Letter.pdf

Need Tech Support?

Call the Ohana Help Desk at (808) 643-DESK (3375) or visit the www.ohanahelpdesk.org.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday: 7am - 8pm

  • Sunday: 4pm - 8pm

  • Closed Saturday and state holidays

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information & UPDATES

Last Updated: 06/08/2020

For the latest information and updates on COVID-19, please visit the HIDOE webpage and the CDC website.

New Student Registration

New to Kapalama? We are now currently accepting new student registrations. Visit the registration page on our website for information on how to enroll your child for the 2021-2022 school year. If you have any questions or concerns, contact our school office at 808-305-5500.

Free and Reduced Meal Application

Did you know that the federal government assists families and schools with more than just meals?

The following video provides information about the Free and Reduced Meal Application and why it is so important for all families to fill it out for Kapalama School. Please view it on the platform most convenient to you.

Facebook - https://fb.watch/7Ke1WVKTMA/

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/tv/CTONc6CFQ43/

Vimeo - https://vimeo.com/593837614