All kindergarten candidates (both male and female) must turn 5 years old by December 31st.
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Is your child ready for kindergarten? Ka Lama Iki has a deep-rooted passion to educate young learners in the community. A Christ centered curriculum not only prepares children academically, but spiritually.
Q: Does our family have to be Christian or Adventist to attend?
A: No, we welcome all families across the island.
Q: What is the curriculum like?
A: Ka Lama Iki uses the accredited Stepping Stones literacy program used by the NAD as well as Big Ideas Math, By Design Science, and other helpful text and online resources that are used as tools in the classroom to enhance learning! The philosophy of these programs is based on the belief that kindergarten is an important time of transition for young children. It is the bridge between home, early childhood education, and the primary grades of school. It is a “children’s garden” where young ones, uniquely created in God’s image, are nurtured to think, learn, choose, and grow.
Q: What is the student-teacher ratio?
A: 15:1 ratio.
Q: Is financial aid available for my 'ohana?
A: Yes, we do provide financial aid when applying before March 31st. The school also accept the Kipona Scholarships. Ka Lama Iki offers flexible payment plan options.
Q: What is behavior management like?
A: Positive reinforcement makes all the difference when working with young children. Encouraging independence while keeping consistent boundaries is key in our classrooms.
Q: Is there before and aftercare supervision for my early/late work schedule?
A: Yes, Before care supervision begins at 7 am and aftercare runs until 5:30 pm every day. Childcare state tax credits may be claimed for supervision needs.
Q: Do we serve hot lunch?
A: Yes! We provide plant-based lunches to students daily.