Ke Kula ‘o Nāwahīokalani‘ōpu‘u Iki, LPCS


Grades Served: PK-8
School Code: #563
Type of Charter: Start-up
Enrollment Count: 426

These figures represent each school’s August official enrollment count, which include all grades served from kindergarten through grade 12, but do not include preschool. Note: These counts are different from the October 15 enrollment counts, which are used to determine charter schools’ per-pupil allocations.

Enrollment Available: Hawaii


Educational Mission – Students of Ke Kula ʻO Nāwahīokalaniʻōpuʻu are educated upon a culturally Hawaiian foundation. This foundation is the basis upon which students are impelled to:

• Bring honor to ancestors
• Seek and attain knowledge to sustain family
• Contribute to the well-being and flourishing of the Hawaiian language and culture; and
• Contribute to the quality of life in Hawaiʻi.

School Mission – Ke Kula ʻO Nāwahīokalaniʻōpuʻu is committed to securing a school community built upon culturally rooted principles that reflect love of spirituality, love of family, love of language, love of knowledge, love of land, love of fellow man, and love of all people.



No ʻAneʻi Ko Kākou Ola – A meaningful life takes place in one’s homeland, therefore one’s major contribution to the quality and standard of living is made in Hawaiʻi.

Ke Kula ʻO Nāwahīokalaniʻōpuʻu is where Hawaiian language and culture thrive in a living community of families united in fostering, through their efforts, the continued significant contribution to the quality of life for the Hawaiian people and all who chose Hawaiʻi as home.

Contact Information

Director: Kauanoe Kamana

Governing Board Chair: Kēhaulani ʻAipia-Peters


16-120 'Opukaha'ia Street, Suite 2

Kea'au, HI 96749





Mailing Address:

Ke Kula 'o Nawahiokalani'opu'u Iki Laboratory Public Charter School

16-120 'Opukaha'ia Street, Suite 2

Kea'au, HI 96749



Preschool Development Grant Memorandum of Agreement

Starting School Year 2015-16

Current State Public Charter School Contract


Past State Public Charter School Contract



Academic Performance

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​State Public Charter School Commission


1164 Bishop Street, Suite 1100

Honolulu, HI 96813

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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