Pahoa Elementary

​​​​​​​​About this school

Pahoa Elementary focuses on the following areas of improvement: 

  • Interventions for students not meeting proficiency levels academically and behaviorally by using research-based instructional strategies
  • Using a data driven decision-making process focusing on student work and performance
  • Refining an includison model to fit the needs of all students

The school partners with Kamehameha Schools Literacy Instruction and Support Division to provide instructional assistance in writing through the science content for students in K-3 classrooms.

Pahoa Elementary enjoys active parent involvement and continues to explore opportunities to engage parents. The School Community Council advises the school on its academic and financial plan as well as hosting parent and community meetings.​

Academic Plan & Financial Plan

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Prior reports: 2017-182016-17 | 2015-16​ | 2014-15 | 2013-14 | 2012-13

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School Info

Official School Name:
Pahoa Elementary

Principal:
Michelle Payne-Arakaki
Michelle.Payne-Arakaki@k12.hi.us

Address:
15-3030 Pahoa Village Road
Pahoa, Hawaii 96778   

Phone:
808-313-4400

Fax:
808-965-2180

Website:
Pahoa Elementary Facebook page

School Type:
Elementary School

Grade Levels:
kindergarten; 1st grade; 2nd grade; 3rd grade; 4th grade; 5th grade; 6th grade