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Aloha! The first day of school in Quarter 3 is Wednesday, January 6. Group A students will return to campus on January 6 while Group B students will be in distance learning. Then, on January 7, Group B students will return to campus while Group A is in distance learning. Please view our school calendar to check with dates your child should be on campus.

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

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Say Something Mural

Click on the header for view a video of students promoting our Say Something mural.
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From January 1st to January 31st, Mililani Waena Elementary School will participate in Beanstack’s Fourth Annual Winter Reading Challenge, “Books Like Us,” sponsored by Simon and Schuster (S&S). Click here to learn more
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Updated School Calendar as of January 5

The latest calendar deletes the previously scheduled furlough dates. When Group A comes to campus on designated Wednesdays, school ends at 2:05 p.m. (Kindergarten to Grade 2 is released at 1:20 p.m. and Grades 3 to 5 is released at 1:40 p.m.)
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Updated School Pick Up Times (for Blended Learning Students)

Starting the week of November 16, all blended learning students will come to school for a full day based on their Group A or B rotation. Please adhere to the staggered pick up time in order to support traffic flow and social distancing. Kindergarten to grade 2 shall be picked up starting at 1:20 p.m. Grades 3 to 5 shall be picked up at 1:45 p.m. If you have lower and upper grade children to pick up, you may come at either the 1:20 or 1:45 pick up time. Pick up locations are via car at the front curb or walk-ins at the front gate and back gate by the basketball courts. If your child comes to school daily, please follow the pick up time arranged with your teacher.
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Paying for School Lunch Online

Go to to deposit money into your child's lunch account online. There is a small fee. In the registration, select Hawaii as your District. Then, enter your child's Student ID number. If don't have the Student ID number, it's located on your child's report card. You can also deposit lunch money at the front office.
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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: