Ala Wai Elementary

​​​​About this school

Ala Wai Elementary believes students learn best when cared for and given high expectations. The school is proud of the diverse international backgrounds of its students.

Strong school programs focus on building self-esteem and developing students both socially and academically. These include positive action program, enrichment, the primary adjustment project, Hawaiian studies, art, yoga and computer, in addition to engaging educational fieldtrips and cocurricular student activities.

Academic Plan & Financial Plan

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PRIOR REPORTS:  2015-16 Report​  2014-15 Report  |  2013-14 Report​  |  2012-13 Report

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School Info

Official School Name:
Ala Wai Elementary

Principal:
Michelle DeBusca
Michelle_DeBusca@hawaiidoe.org

Address:
503 Kamoku Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96826

Phone:
808-973-0070

Fax:
808-973-0081

Website:
Ala Wai Elementary

School Type:
Elementary School

Grade Levels:
kindergarten; 1st grade; 2nd grade; 3rd grade; 4th grade; 5th grade