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.


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.

Reading Week Mon, Feb 26-Fri, Mar 2

Monday- "Readable Shirt & Silly Socks Day"
Tuesday- "Reading Gives you Superpowers"~ Dress like a superhero or wear a superhero shirt
Wednesday- "I Heart Reading"~ wear pink, red, or hearts
Thursday- "Relax, Read, & Create"~ Pajama Day
Friday- "Celebrate Reading with Dr. Seuss"~ dress as your favorite Dr. Seuss or book character

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 Kayla Hackett and Kaulawena Sakamoto 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 READING WEEK - Mon, Feb 26-Fri, Mar 2
Logo FUN RUN - Thurs, Mar 15
Logo TEACHER PD DAY - No school - Fri, Mar 16
Logo SPRING BREAK - No school - Mon, Mar 19-Fri, Mar 23
Logo KUHIO DAY- No school - Mon, Mar 26
Logo GOOD FRIDAY - No school - Fri, Mar 30
Logo MAY DAY - Fri, May 25