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Continuity of Learning - School Closure

SCHOOL SUPPLY PICK UP - Parents of Kindergarten, Grade 1 to 4 and Pre-School students can pick up their child's school supplies on designated days during the week of May 18.  See the schedule in the Recent News section on our website. The 5th Grade Aloha Drive-thru Parade is on May 20th from 4 to 6 PM.
ACCEPTING KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION - Children who turn age 5 on or before July 31st can register for kindergarten. Come to our school office to pick up a registration packet during our adjusted office hours - Monday to Friday - 9 AM to 2 PM. Please wear a face mask when approaching the office.
Aloha Families! Enrichment activities your child can do at home are posted on our Continuity of Learning tab. These activities are grade-level specific and reinforce previous skills and concepts taught this past school year. Check the Continuity of Learning tab to see the week's activities.  To contact our school by phone, call 808-369-6312
Join us on Instagram or Facebook to participate in our online family activities. Tag us at @mililaniwaena when sharing your post.
Children 18 and under can now get free Grab and Go Meals at Kipapa Elem on Mon - Fri from 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM and 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM. No meals served on Friday, April 10 due to the state holiday.
All Hawaii public school campuses will remain closed to students for the remainder of the school year. Essential personnel is still allowed on campus during a school closure. We will keep you updated as new information arises regarding your child's instructional plan.

Our Mission

M - Motivated
W - Well-Rounded
E - Engaged
S - Self-directed Students


Mililani Waena empowers the whole child to become a lifelong learner who contributes to society.

Core Values

TRRFCC traits promote success.
Learning occurs at various rates and through different styles.
Learning events should be connected to real-life experiences.
We set high expectations for students & staff to reach our highest potential.
We learn together and support each other to reach our goals.
Students are encouraged to take ownership of their learning and persevere through all challenges.

Recent News

5th Aloha Parade - Drive Thru Celebration Featured Photo

5th Aloha Parade - Drive Thru Celebration

Bring your fifth grader to school for a drive-thru celebration on Wednesday, May 20th. Show up in your vehicle between 4 and 6 PM to say goodbye to teachers from all grade-levels and receive your promotion certificate from your fifth grade teachers. Students who participated in clubs and earned awards will also receive certificates as well. There will be a photo-taking option at the end of the drive-thru parade for your child. One vehicle per family, unless you've made special arrangements with Mr. Tamura.
School Supply Pick Up - Kindergarten, Grades 1 to 4 and Pre-School Featured Photo

School Supply Pick Up - Kindergarten, Grades 1 to 4 and Pre-School

Check out your child's designated day to pick up school supplies your child left behind at school prior to Spring Break. Library books can be returned and school yearbooks ordered can be picked up. Pick up is at the cafeteria loading zone at the end of the parking lot.

Accepting JPO Applications

All 3rd and 4th grade students are invited to apply to be a JPO. This includes 4th graders who are currently JPOs. Your child can apply online by clicking on this announcement header. You can also pick up a JPO application at the office between the hours of 9 AM and 2 PM. JPO applications are due May 29th.
Living in the Time of Covid Featured Photo

Living in the Time of Covid

Please join Dr. Jarett Horibata, Mililani Complex Clinical Psychologist, and Korene Horibata, School Renewal Specialist, for an online information session on how to help your family adjust to the challenges of living during the Covid-19 Pandemic. The event takes place on Wednesday, May 6 from 6:30 - 7:30 PM. Access the webinar at:
Egg-tastic! Featured Photo


Thank you to all who participated in our Easter Egg Decorating Contest! Here are the winners! Overall - Tate Tabudlo / Most Creative - Maygan Manaois / Best Recycler - Colten Chun / Best Paper Decoration - Isla Lee
Office is Open for Kindergarten Registration Featured Photo

Office is Open for Kindergarten Registration

Despite the school closure, parents can still register their child for kindergarten. Pick up a registration packet at the office between 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM from Monday to Friday. Children who turn age 5 on or before July 31st. can register for kindergarten.
Free Grab and Go Meals at Kipapa Elem for Children 18 and Under Featured Photo

Free Grab and Go Meals at Kipapa Elem for Children 18 and Under

Free Grab and Go breakfast and lunch meals for children 18 and under are available during spring break. These free meals can be picked up at Kipapa Elementary. Breakfast pick up is from 7:30 - 8:00 AM Lunch pick up is from 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM These free meals are available for children under 18. Children are not required to bring an ID. The free Grab and Go Meals begin on March 23rd. The meals are not available on Thursday, March 26th due to the Prince Kuhio holiday.