Ka'u High & Pahala Elementary

​​​​​​About this school

Ka'u High & Pahala Elementary's academic plan guides efforts to improve reading and math and achievement.

The administration and staff work to establish standards-based instruction in all classrooms and engage in professional development to continually improve instruction and meet the needs of all learners.

Ka'u High course offerings provide students the opportunity to take advanced placement courses and participate in Running Start, which grants dual credit with the University of Hawaii system. The middle school has prescribed course offerings that prepare students for high school. Intervention courses in both reading and math are embedded in the schedule.

Ka'u High & Pahala Elementary continues to assess and address student needs to ensure they are prepared for college and career success.

Academic plan & financial plan

Prior financial plans: 2022-23 | 2021-22 | 2020-212019-20

Strive HI report

An annual snapshot of key school progress indicators including language arts, math and science scores, achievement growth, student readiness, and more. Learn more about the Strive HI Performance System here.

Prior reports: 2020-21 | 2019-20 | 2018-19 | 2017-18 | 2016-17 | 2015-16 | 2014-15 | 2013-14 | 2012-13

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School Info

Official School Name:
Kau High and Pahala Elementary

Sharon Beck

96-3150 Pikake Street
Pahala, Hawaii 96777



Kau High & Pahala Elementary

School Type:
K-12 School

Grade Levels:
kindergarten; 1st grade; 2nd grade; 3rd grade; 4th grade; 5th grade; 6th grade; 7th grade; 8th grade; 9th grade; 10th grade; 11th grade; 12th grade