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Ho‘okāko‘o Charter Schools Provide

Free Breakfast and Lunch To Over 1,500 Students Daily

Ho’okako’o announced that it will provide free breakfast and lunch to all of its students at its three schools under the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs eliminating stigma, and lessening time in cashier lines and increasing time to eat nutritious meals. Read Press Release Here

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2020 Moloka'i Metric!
Uphill Challenge
& Century Ride
Congratulations to our
VEX IQ Robotics Team!
Our teams placed 2nd and 40th out of 272 teams in their first ever
World Championship! 
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2019-2020 School Year

Attendance Daily On Time Is Our Priority!

Coronavirus Update

1:1 ‘Social Distancing’ Tech Training

For School-Community

K(Arts) Grand Finale @ Kahilu Theatre

Wed., April 8 – 5 p.m. &

Thurs., April 9 – 1 p.m.


7th Grade Ho’ike

Thurs., April 16 – 5 p.m.


Employment Opportunities!


Keaoakea STEAM Learning Center

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View WMS ‘Full STEAM Ahead!’ With Grant In Aid


Kamaile Academy wanted its kids to eat breakfast. Here's how they made it happen

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Kamaile Students join

Hōkūleʻa Mahalo Hawaiʻi Sail

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Isaiah Pule

Teacher - A Success Story

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Ho‛okāko‛o means "to support"
This is the spirit in which we serve the students in our Native Hawaiian communities, and help them succeed in education and beyond.

Our Mission: 

To provide leadership, accountability, and direct support to high-quality charter schools in the reinvention and transformation of public education for the purpose of improving the academic and personal growth of students and the contribution of schools to their Native Hawaiian communities.
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Disclaimer: In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.


Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.


To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by 1) Mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410. 2) Fax: (202) 690-7442; or 3) Email:


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

WMS 6th Gr atop Hoku'ula - TB 5-2018

WMS 6th grade hike to the top of Hoku'ula