Makawao Elementary School's mission is to create a safe learning environment, which nurtures the whole child by providing a meaningful and relevant education. Students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to be successful, contributing members of a global society.


All Jamba juice forms and $$ due on Friday, Oct. 19. Jamba Juice to be passed out on Wed, Oct 31. Thank you for supporting Student Government.

Mahalo to Krank Cycles for donating a bike rack to our school. We "wheelie" appreciate it.

Krank Bike Rack


Find your bus route and pickup/dropoff times at

Continuous Notice of Non-Discrimination

The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) and its schools do not discriminate on the
basis of race, sex, age, color, national origin, religion, or disability in its programs and activities. Please direct inquiries regarding HIDOE nondiscrimination policies as follows:

ADA/Section 504 Inquiries                        Title VI, Title IX, and other inquiries
Krysti Sukita, AKA/504 Specialist             Anne Marie Puglisi, Director
Civil Rights Compliance Office                   Civil Rights Compliance Office
Hawaii State Department of Education       Hawaii State Department of Ed
P.O. Box 2360                                          P.O. Box 2360
Honolulu, Hawaii 96804                            Honolulu, Hawaii 96804
(808) 586-3322 or relay                           (808) 586-3322 or relay                     

Lesley Alexander Castellanos - Equity Specialist for Baldwin Kekaulike Maui Complex Area may be reached at 808-600-9417 or via email at:

A huge mahalo to Global Specialty Contracters employees Brian McGary, Jared Krael, Chaz Kaaihue, Kekoa Jacob, Jacob Jackson and Jeff Francis for installing our new picnic tables. They will be enjoyed for years to come. You are all "RAMazing"!

picnic tables

Congratulations Makawao School! We were just informed that we have been granted a 6 year Accreditation Status. A warm mahalo to all the Students, Parents, Staff and Teachers who work so hard to make Makawao Elementary the "Ramazing" school that it is. Read our accreditation letter here.

Makawao School is powered by Kindness. Below is just a small example of how our entire school has united as a team to spread kindness...

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Guidelines on Use of Audio, Video, and Photographic Equipment on Campus

In order to respect and ensure the privacy of our students, families, and staff, Makawao Elementary School will enforce the following guidelines regarding the use of audio, video, and photographic equipment on our school campus and at school-related activities:

1 ) For any school-related events, please be considerate and ask the consent of others before audiotaping, videotaping, and/or taking photographs.
2) Before posting any audio, video, and/or photos to your personal social media or online sharing  (including, but not limited to, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snap Chat, Email, Cloud Services, Text, etc.) please ask for consent from all those who can be identified in your audio, video, and/or photo posting.  
3) Please do not post last names of any of the children other than your own on social media.
4) Please be respectful, mindful, and considerate of others before posting comments, audio, video, and/or photos on social media.

•Congratulations to Shatisha Kauha'ha'a and Charvette Oritz for being chosen as this year's scholarship winners. Good luck to both of you in your future endeavors.

Free and Reduced Lunch Application

•Online applications are available at or via a link on the Hawaii State Department of Education's website,

Boxtops for Education

•Last year Makawao School raised $600.00 from Box Top for Education. Keep clipping!!!

•Look for the 10¢ Box Tops coupons on hundreds of your favorite products. You can find Box Tops on brands such as Cheerios®, Betty Crocker®, Pillsbury®, Nature Valley® and more!

•Mahalo to our Really Awesome Makawao School Parents…
…who try their best to bring cash when making payments at school.
…who use the Ukiu Road entrance to drop off and pick up their children from school.
…who play an active part in the well being of their child.
…who discuss their afternoon activities with their child before dropping their child off at school.
…who love their child unconditionaly.
…who try and be the best Really Awesome Makawao School Parent they can be!!!


•Turn in Box Tops to the office

•T-shirts and planners are for sale in the office

Logo PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES- Mon, Oct 22-Fri, Oct 26 (Early Release at 1:00 on Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri &12:30 on Wed.)
Logo UNITED BY KINDNESS ASSEMBLY - Wed, Oct. 24 on the playground
Logo HALLOWEEN PARADE - Wed, Oct. 31 - 8:30am
Logo HOLIDAY - Election Day - Tues, Nov 6
Logo HOLIDAY - Veterans' Day - Mon, Nov 12
Logo HOLIDAY - Thanksgiving - Thurs, Nov 22-Fri, Nov 23