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Staff Photo School Year 2023-2024


Strive High with PRIDE That's the Lion Way!
Welcome to our school!
We believe that parent participation is key to student success; our new website is designed to provide parents with all the information they need to be active participants in their student’s education. You will find that the site works just as well on mobile devices as it does on a desktop so you can find information on the go. We look forward to starting the new school year, Lions! We are the Lions. We are the Future!
Strive High with PRIDE That's the Lion Way!

News & Announcements


Lions Call for Kokua

In preparation for our Ho'ike program, we are asking our families and friends for help in gathering tropical foliage to beautify this event. Please click for more details.
Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week!

Kalihi Waena Teachers,
Your tireless dedication to educating our keiki fills our hearts with gratitude. Your passion and commitment shine brightly every day, guiding our children toward a brighter future. Thank you for your unwavering efforts and the invaluable impact you make in their lives. You truly are the heart of our community.
School Lunch Hero Day!

School Lunch Hero Day!

"Sending a heartfelt Mahalo to our incredible Cafeteria Staff for consistently delivering mouthwatering meals to nourish our students and staff alike. Your dedication and hard work are truly appreciated!"

Upcoming Events

Vision and Mission

Vision: Kalihi Waena, a place of excellence, is committed to lifelong learning, student growth and nurturing the whole child.
Mission: Everyone working together for students to meet Common Core State Standards and prepare students to be college and career ready.