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What makes Waiakeawaena Special? "First and foremost, the people (the children and adults). Each individual gives life to the campus! Each personality adds the character to what makes Waiakeawaena. We are one 'OHANA. We are family!"

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Back to School Keiki Concerns

Hawaii News Now will be hosting a panel targeted towards kids and their questions about COVID-19/returning to school. They are accepting questions from kids in video format. The deadline to send them to questions@hawaiinewsnow.com is Aug. 12.

The email/submission should include the child's name, grade level and school. No release form is needed for the station

The panel will be made up of medical professionals, a Hawaii Keiki school nurse, and CJ Rice from OSSS. This will be taped on Aug. 13 and aired that evening.
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Supply Drop Off

Supply Drop Off is by your child's assigned Group.
August 11 from 11:00 to 1:00 is Group A
August 12 from 11:00 to 1:00 is Group B
Park at Andrews Gym
Place supplies inside the boxes or carts outside of your child's classroom. Contact with the teacher will not be available.

Please follow all social distancing guidelines and wear a mask.
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'Ohana Help Desk

The ‘Ohana Help Desk is a statewide initiative by the Hawai‘i State Department of Education (HIDOE) to provide technology support to public school students and their parents as they transition to more opportunities for online and blended learning.
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PTA Survey

The Kau Kau card fundraiser supports local businesses and our school. This year's goal is to fund a second hydration station for upper campus as this would allow more student use. We do however understand that we are in a unique economic situation and would like to get your feedback on whether or not this fundraiser is feasible. Would you be interested in participating in the PTA Kau Kau Card fundraiser this school year (2020-2021)? Click to take the survey.
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Parent Device and Access Survey

Click the picture above and please complete the survey to help us best meet the educational needs of your child. Please complete for each child that attends Waiākeawaena Elementary.
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Hawaii School Reopening Plan

Aloha HIDOE students, families, staff, teachers and leaders,

As we move forward in our commitment to reopen schools on Aug. 4 for the fall semester, we know that the delivery of instruction in Hawaiʻi, the nation, and the world, is going to look very different. Our HIDOE ʻohana has been diligently working on plans for the new school year, growing from this experience and applying lessons learned toward our commitment to equity of access and quality education. Please click the link to see the Hawaii Department of Education's Return to Learn: School Reopening Plan encompassing seven main areas of work and resources that help guide Department decision-making.
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FAQs on Reopening of School

A list of frequently asked questions from parents has been created and is posted under the Parent section of the website. It includes links to the active document and a Google slide about sanitizing and cleaning of campus.
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