Transfer Options for Hālau Lōkahi Students

 

Home-schooling:

 

For families that may want to home-school their child, even for the semester, please complete OCISS Form 4140, Exceptions to Compulsory Attendance, and submit the form to the governing board of Hālau Lōkahi.  Families that wish to have their students participate in the Statewide Testing Program will need to contact their DOE Home School in order to participate in testing.

 

To find your child’s DOE home school, use the DOE’s online School Finder tool to input your street address:

http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ParentsAndStudents/EnrollingInSchool/SchoolFinder/Pages/home.aspx

 

Form 4140 is available here:

https://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/DOE%20Forms/Enrollment/Exceptions4140.pdf

 

Information on Homeschooling is available here:

http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ParentsAndStudents/EnrollingInSchool/Choosingaschool/Pages/Homeschooling-FAQs.aspx

 

 

Public Schools:

 

DOE’s website on Enrolling in School: http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ParentsAndStudents/EnrollingInSchool/Pages/Home.aspx

 

Use the DOE’s online School Finder tool to input a street address and find the elementary, middle, and high schools that serve the area, along with contact information: http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ParentsAndStudents/EnrollingInSchool/SchoolFinder/Pages/home.aspx

 

Information on all Hawaii public charter schools can be found here: www.chartercommission.hawaii.gov/#!charter-school-directory/cmvk

 

 

Oahu Hawaiian Culture-Focus and Immersion Public Charter Schools:

 

Hakipu‘u Learning Center

45-720 Keaahala Road, Cottage 1

Kaneohe, HI 96744

808-235-9155

Grades 4-12

https://sites.google.com/site/hlctechsite96744/

No current openings

 

Halau Ku Mana Public Charter School

2101 Makiki Heights Drive

Honolulu, HI 96822

808-945-1600

Grades 4-12

http://www.halaukumana.org/

No longer accepting Hālau Lōkahi transfer students

 

Ka Waihona o ka Na‘auao Public Charter School

89-195 Farrington Highway

Waianae, HI 96792

808-620-9030

Grades K-8

http://www.kawaihonapcs.org/

No current openings

 

Kamaile Academy, PCS

85-180 Ala Akau Street

Waianae, HI 96792

808-697-7110

Grades K-12

http://www.kamaile-academy.org/

Conversion charter school

Limited openings; see below

Elementary: If they are living outside our geographical boundaries, they will need to apply for a geographical exception.  They will need to go to their DOE home school and fill out the GE paperwork, and then come to Kamaile to drop off the paperwork.  As of today, we are full in our elementary except for a few spots in kindergarten.

Middle School:  7th grade is full, but we have spots in 8th grade open.

High School: We have spots open in grades 9-12.

Please contact the school for assistance.

 

Ke Kula ʻo Samuel M. Kamakau, LPCS

Immersion School

46-500 Kuneki Street

Kaneohe, HI 96744

808-235-9175

Grades PK-12

Note: Hawaiian medium (Kaiapuni) school: Families thinking about the possibility of transferring to a Kaiapuni school consider the impact such a decision will have on the learning experiences of their child depending on their language proficiency skills and their ability to comprehend instruction through the Hawaiian language; limited openings for kindergarten - please contact the school for assistance

http://www.kamakau.com/

 

Mālama Honua Public Charter School

41-054 Ehukai Street

Waimanalo, HI 96795

808-259-5522

Grades K-2

info@malamahonuapcs.org

http://www.malamahonuapcs.org/

Limited spaces available in grades 1-2

 

 

Other Oahu Charter Schools:

 

Hawaii Technology Academy

94-810 Moloalo Street

Waipahu, HI 96797

Phone: 808-676-5444

Grades K-12

http://hi.myhta.org/

Blended learning program - limited openings available for former Hālau Lōkahi students only; any interested family should email our Executive Assistant, Chastity Catchings at: ccatchings@myhta.org.  Ms. Catchings will immediately set up a meeting for student, parent, member of enrollment team and counselor.  At the meeting HTA will work to enroll the family (ensuring that we have all relative enrollment information), place the student in the correct grade level/classes, order curriculum for the student and make a plan for the student to begin classes later in the week.  It would be helpful if the family could bring the student's cumulative file or as many of the following documents as possible:

1. Proof of Residence (bill of some sort)

2. Birth Certificate

3. Form 14

4. McKinney Vento (if applicable)

5. Proof of Internet

6. Last report card or transcript

7. Note: All HTA students require a parent learning coach to be available to work with the student up to 4 days a week

 

Lanikai Elementary, PCS

140 Alala Road

Kailua, HI 96734

Phone: 808-266-7844

Grades K-6

http://www.lanikaischool.com/

Conversion school - if the student lives in the geographic area, the student is entitled to enroll at the school; for students who live out-of-area, the school currently does not have any space available.

 

Myron B. Thompson Academy

Grades K-12

Virtual/blended learning program

808-441-8000

http://ethompson.org/

No longer accepting Hālau Lōkahi transfer students

 

The School for Examining Essential Questions of Sustainability (SEEQS)

845 22nd Avenue

Honolulu, HI 96816

Phone: 808-677-3377

Grades 6-8

http://www.seeqs.org/

No current openings

 

University Laboratory School

1776 University Avenue

UHS Bldg 3, Room 121

Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone: 808-956-7833

Grades K-12

http://www.universitylaboratoryschool.org/

No current openings

 

Voyager: A Public Charter School

2428 Wilder Avenue

Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone: 808-521-9770

Grades K-8

http://voyagerschool.com/

No current openings

 

Waialae Elementary, PCS

1045 19th Avenue

Honolulu, HI 96816

Phone: 808-733-4880

Grades PK-5

http://www.waialae.edu/

Conversion school - if the student lives in the geographic area, the student is entitled to enroll at the school; for students who live out-of-area, limited openings are available, except for grade 5; for all other grades, please contact the school for assistance.

 

 

Department of Education Hawaiian Language Immersion (Kaiapuni) Schools:

 

Information page on Kaiapuni schools, both DOE and charter schools:

http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/StudentLearning/HawaiianEducation/Pages/Hawaiian-language-immersion-schools.aspx

 

DOE Ka Papahana Kaiapuni contact: 808-305-9724

 

Note regarding the DOE’s Kaiapuni schools: Families thinking about the possibility of transferring to a Kaiapuni school consider the impact such a decision will have on the learning experiences of their child depending on their language proficiency skills and their ability to comprehend instruction through the Hawaiian language.

 

Ke Kula Kaiapuni ‘o Ānuenue

2528 10th Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816

808-733-8465

http://home.anuenue.org/

 

Letter from Ke Kula Kaiapuni ‘o Ānuenue regarding potential student transfers

​State Public Charter School Commission

 

1164 Bishop Street, Suite 1100

Honolulu, HI 96813
info@spcsc.hawaii.gov

Tel: 808-586-3775

Fax: 808-586-3776

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* The Commission gratefully acknowledges  former Commissioner, Dr. Peter Hanohano, and the Office of Hawaiian Affairs for the translation of the Commission’s name.

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