Lunch Providers Needed for 2015-2016 School Year

Kawaikini is seeking food establishments that can provide lunch for School Year 2015-2016. Please read the Kawaikini Lunch 2015-2016 RFP (PDF) for more information and…Continue Reading →


Who Was Prince Jonah Kūhiō Kalanaianaʻole?

The People’s Prince Born on March 26, 1871 Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaʻole was prince of the reigning House of Kalakaua when the Kingdom of Hawaii was…Continue Reading →


Prince Kūhiō Celebration Lū‘au 2015

On March 28th, 2015, Kawaikini and Koloa Landing Resort & Spa partnered together for the first time to host a Prince Kuhio Lu’au Celebration. It…Continue Reading →


Eō e Liliʻu Children’s Song Contest 2014

The annual Annual Hoʻokūkū Mele ʻo Eō e Liliʻu, organized by the Kauaʻi Mokihana Festivals and Mālie Foundation was held last year on Tuesday, September…Continue Reading →

Kawaikini Kids

Values & Traditions

Kawaikini’s program promotes a multi-faceted learning environment. It immerses the students in the language, values & Traditions of Hawaiian culture and fosters an increased level of hands-on experiential learning.


Core Curriculum

Kawaikini’s core curriculum focuses on Hawaiian language & culture. Students in grades K-5 are immersed in the Hawaiian Language to the fullest extent possible during the day with formal English instruction beginning in the 5th grade for one hour per day.


Kawaikini Granted 6 Year WASC Accreditation

Kawaikini has been going through the WASC Accreditation Process for the last three years. Our Accreditation Visit occurred on March 3-6, 2014.

We envision a thoughtful, knowledgeable, and healthy community where the language, beliefs and practices of the indigenous people of Hawaiʻi have become instinctive.