Community Engagement




About Us

About Kahakai Elementary School

The West Hawaii Complex Area has designated Kahakai Elementary as an official science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) school for its advancements in science, technology, engineering and math.

The school has made investments in technology in the form of handheld computers, laptop computers and iPads are used daily in all grades.

Parent involvement has continued to grow, and the school has promoted exchange programs with schools from Japan and Canada.

Our Address

76-147 Royal  Poinciana Drive, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740

Our Phone Number


Our Mission Statement

The students of Kahakai will be career and college ready lifelong learners.

Imua Kahakai! 

Our Vision Statement

In preparing students for life’s voyages, Kahakai’s vision is to: 
  • Provide an environment that promotes student learning.
  • Value every child as we achieve the goal of “lokahi-harmony.
  • Demonstrate high expectations in the pursuit of excellence.

Email Principal Dr. Denight   jim_denight@notes.k12.hi.us