Ahuimanu Elementary Welcomes You!

The Ahuimanu Chorus sang a couple of songs at our Volunteer Appreciation Tea
on Wed., 5/17. The chorus is led by Mrs. South.



May 12, 2017 was a beautiful day. We had an amazing May Day program!
Thank you to all our wonderful students, staff and volunteers who helped to make this day such a
memorable day!!

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Ahuimanu had 11 students selected as Windward District Winners for the
29th Annual MOA Museum of Art Childrenʻs Painting Exhibition.
See more photos at MOA Photos

We would like to send out a Big MAHALO to all the presenters
who shared their careers with us on our Career Day:
Glenn Lininger (Navy - Exp. Ord. Officer), Carlos Garcia (Young Brothers), Lee Goff (Entomologist), Christy Coswer (Highway Safety), Lee Vierra & Shayne Enright (EMS), Rosie Alegado (Scientist/Professor), Peter Stone (Attorney), Evan Bisho (C/C Recycling), George Heaton (Financial Advisor), Kacie Aurio (Clothing Line), Chelsea Hardin (Model/Motivational Speaker/Coach), Jeff Walters, Rhea Berg, Brittany Arvitu (NOAA), Officer Craig & Officer Minton (Police), Danielle Thomas (NSA) and the Sheriffs K-9 Unit (Greg, Frank & Rolin)

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Grade 2 Chinese New Year Celebration

Our Ohana is now recognized as a 501 (c)(3). That means any donations parents make to the Ohana are tax deductible! The Ohana is also
listed on AmazonSmile! All you do is shop at Amazon through the smile.amazon.com website, select "Ahuimanu Ohana Incorporated" as the supporting organization and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the Ohana for us to use at the school! So, if youʻre planning on shopping on Amazon, donʻt forget to Smile before you check out!






Each student and his/her parent/guardian must review the linked Technology
Responsible Use Guidelines below and sign the Agreement Form. 
Please click below to see the TRUG form.

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Take a look at our campus

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Log onto Reading Wonders

We now have TumbleBooks! Log onto 
Your child should know our username & password. If they don't, please come and visit the Library, Computer Lab, or call the office and we'll give you the information. TumbleBooks is a wonderful site to read online books, take a quiz and do book reports!

We are excited about launching The HIDOE Digital Library at Ahuimanu. Students now have access to a collection of ebooks! To access the Digital Library go to:

Click on the Get Schooled link to see how absences can impact your childʻs learning and likelihood of graduating. Did you know that missing school days can lower math and reading scores? 

All volunteers will need to go through a volunteer training with the PCNC. Please contact our PCNC for more information.

Students in grades 2-6 should be completing at least 2 KidBiz/TeenBiz articles a week. The goal is to have 40 activities completed by December. Please encourage your child(ren) to read KidBiz/TeenBiz articles with 75% accuracy. Log into https://www.kidbiz3000.com. To learn more about lexiles, go to http://www.lexile.com/

Students in grades K-6 should be practicing math skills daily using our online subscription to IXL.com. Students can choose from a wide range of math skills to practice. Please help your child(ren) log into IXL to build math skills. As students progress, they achieve rewards. Go to https://www.ixl.com/signin/castlekahuku

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
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"Annual Notification of Privacy Rights"
Know your privacy rights as they apply to:
1) students record information
2) directory information
3) surveys and other collection
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.

Tardy/Absent Policy
Attending school daily and on-time provides the students the opportunity to experience academic success. Absences will be excused due to an illness, family court hearings, and medical reasons with a verifiable note provided by the doctor. All other reasons will be considered unexcused. When a student has reached 5 absences/tardies, a letter will be sent home. If your child continues to have excessive absences/tardies, the school counselor will follow up with supports to ensure regular school attendance.

School Meal Prices

Breakfast (7:20am-7:40am)
Regular Student Price -             $1.00
Reduced Student Price -           $0.30
Adult & Student Second Price - $2.20

Regular Student Price -             $2.25
Reduced Student Price -           $0.30
Adult & Student Second Price - $5.00
Extra Milk -                                $0.50

Instructional Time
Daily instruction begins promptly at 7:50am. Students should be in the classroom by 7:45am when the warning bell rings. If you find it necessary to bring articles of clothing, lunches, etc. to school during the day, please leave them in the office. Our office will make the delivery to the classroom during a time when it will be least disruptive to the instruction.

School Hours
School begins at 7:45am and end at 2:00pm on Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri. On Wednesdays, school ends at 12:35pm. JPOs begin duty at 7:30am. We have no supervision on campus before or after school. Unless your child is coming to eat breakfast, please do not drop off your child(ren) before the JPOs come on duty.

A+ Program
Before school care hours are from 6:00am-7:20am. A+ After School Care begins when school is dismissed until 5:30pm. The A+ fee is $85 a month per child. For more information, visit http://doe.k12.hi.us/programs/aplus.htm or call our school office at 239-3125.

Calendar and Events
Sept. 27 - Purple & Gold Assembly - Respect; School Ends                     at 2pm
Sept. 29 - Fun Fair Set-Up; School Ends 12:35
Sept. 30 - Ahuimanu Fun Fair
Oct. 5 - Picture Retake
Oct. 9 - 13 - Fall Break
Oct. 19 - SCC Meeting 2:30pm; Ohana Meeting 6pm in Library
Oct. 23 - 31 - Parent/Teacher Conferences - School Ends at                         1pm on M, T, R, F
Nov. 1 - PC Day/No School for Students
Nov. 6 - 17 - Student Council Canned Food Drive
Nov. 9 - SCC Meeting 2:30pm; Ohana Meeting 6pm in Library
Nov. 10 - Veteran's Day/No School
Nov 16 - 17 - Invention Convention
Nov. 22 - Kindergarten Thanksgiving Feast
Nov. 23 - 24 - Thanksgiving Holiday/No School
Nov. 27 - HSA Science Round 1 for Grade 4
Nov. 29 - Purple & Gold Assembly - Responsibility
Dec. 5 - 8 - AimsWeb Testing K-6
Dec. 8 - Ohana Movie Night 6pm in Cafe
Dec. 13 - Kindergarten Gingerbread House Day
Dec. 14 - SCC Meeting 2:30pm; Ohana Meeting 6pm in                             Library
Dec. 20 - 21 - Library Book Swap
Dec. 21 - Winter Assembly
Dec. 22 - Jan. 4 - Winter Break