Ala Wai Elementary School

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503 Kamoku St

Honolulu, HI 96826

(808) 973-0070

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 495

Students Per Teacher: 28

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Ala Wai Elementary School

my daughter went there on her fifth year. and then my son just last year attended kindergarten there. both my children had a blast there. my son especially. he enjoyed everyday day that he went to school. and his teacher did an outstanding job. we moved last summer. the school his attending right now ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/06/13

My son went to this school last school year 2009-2010. He was in kindergarten, his teacher was extraordinary, she always went above and beyond with my son. I always saw the principal around asking for feedback and making sure everyone was on the same page. I love this school; my son had a beautiful experience. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/11/10

Our experience with Ala Wai Elementary has been nothing but positive. My oldest son has attended for 2 yrs now (K and 1st). His first grade teacher, Mrs. Sato, has gone out of her way to keep him engaged and challenged in class. This school really cares about it's students, academically and emotionally. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/17/10

Ala Wai School is awesome. The teachers and staff are very caring about the individual child. My child is fortunate to be in this school. I don't know the Principal personally but she must be quite a wonderful woman; Counselor Mr. Makaimoku is priceless.

Posted by a parent on 01/24/09

This school has the best teachers and principal and the school counselor is so positive in his dealings with the young students. Claudia England

Posted by a other on 01/23/09

My son is in their Preschool. The teachers and aides are so good with the kids and I feel the communication lines between the teachers and parents is excellent.

Posted by a parent on 04/23/08

My daughter is in Kindergarten and I am very impressed with the way the teachers have been teaching. My daughter comes home everyday with something new. This is way different than when I was in School. Ms Unni and the Vice principal are always around to help the students and also attend alot of the parent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/23/08

My child attended the Ala Wai from 1st to 5th grade and A+ for all 5 years and graduated. The teachers were wonderful, staff was helpful, classmates were great, and the fellow parents were friendly too! Ms. Unni is a hands-on principal, always there for the children and takes charge of everything! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/12/08

My son is in K and is enjoying school and A+ at Ala Wai - so much so that he cries when I pick him up early! It is too early into the school year to yet determine anything on a learning level, so we are just happy that he is happy. Our only concern is the size of his class (25) and hope this is not ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/07

First of all, my English is limited. However I'd like to talk about Ala Wai Elementary School. I have 2children, boy and girl who are from Japan. My children go at Ala wai Elementary School. They are 2 grade and 4 grade. They are so lucky why class teachers are wonderful and great teacher ever. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/20/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Ala Wai Elementary School

HSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Ala Wai Elementary School
Hawaii Department Of Education
* In 2009-2010 Hawaii used the Hawaii State Assessment (HSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math. The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Hawaii. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

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Honolulu schools — Ala Wai Elementary School is located at 503 Kamoku St, Honolulu HI 96826. 503 Kamoku St is in the 96826 ZIP code in Honolulu, HI The school district for Ala Wai Elementary School is the Hawaii Department Of Education. Ala Wai Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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