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IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER
Thu Apr 18 KMS Track Team – 7th and 8th grade meet @ McKinley HS 9:00 am
Fri Apr 19 No school – Good Friday holiday
Sat Apr 20 KMS Band Boosters fund raiser – see below
Fri Apr 26 Summer Programs Fair – Library (more info to follow)
Fri Apr 26 Title 1 STEAM Showcase – Cafeteria (more info to follow)
Mon Apr 29-30 Gr 8 HSA (Hawaii State Assessment) science testing
Tue Apr 30 BRAT-Free Dress Day
Fri May 3 6th grade Authorization for Student Participation (6th grade class day) due
Sat May 4 KMS Orchestra – 35th Annual Aloha Concert – 2:00 pm KMS Auditorium
Sun May 5 KMS Orchestra Annual Awards Banquet – Ala Moana Hotel 10:00 am
Sat May 11 KMS Band – Aloha Concert (more info to follow)
TuMay 21 Grade 6 Class Day (Ice Palace)
Thu May 23 Grade 7 Class Day (Ice Palace)
Thu May 23 KMS Band Banquet (more info to follow)
Sat May 25 PTSA Campus Beautification
Mon May 27 No school – Memorial Day holiday
Thu May 30 KMS Grade 8 Promotion Ceremony and Class Banquet
Fri May 31 BRAT-Free Dress Day
Fri May 31 Last day of school for students
KMS SUMMER SCHOOL information booklets and application forms for
Enrichment courses and Credit Recovery courses are available now in the
school main office (Bldg A, 2nd floor) or you may download and print
the forms below.
Completed and signed forms along with full tuition payment must be
received by Friday, May 3. Please follow the registration procedure as
outlined in the information booklet.
The summer term begins on Wednesday, June 12 and ends on Wednesday,
SAVE THE DATE! Friday, April 26 – Summer Programs Fair and STEAM Showcase
2:15 to 3:30 pm – Summer Programs Fair in the KMS library will bring
together representatives from various summer programs in our community
to share their program information and application forms with our KMS ohana.
If you haven’t decided what your child will do this summer, please walk
through our fair and pick up information and forms from: Kawananakoa
Middle School Summer School, Roosevelt High School, US Tennis Association,
KMS CyberCamp, Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii, State Library Summer Reading
Program, Nuʻuanu YMCA, Palama Settlement, Summer Fun-Booth, Lanakila and
Puunui Parks, Police Activities League (PAL sports teams), and more.
3:30 to 5:30 pm – STEAM Showcase in the KMS cafeteria will celebrate excellence
in student work. Enjoy displays, demonstrations, interactive activities and a performance
by the KMS Advanced and Chamber Orchestra.
See you there!
AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM OUR REGISTRAR
Any student who:
- will be attending a private school,
- will be attending a public school outside of the Honolulu district,
- will be moving to another island, the mainland or abroad, during the next school year (2019-20), should notify the KMS registrar immediately.
These students will receive a Request for Release form for his/her parent to
complete. These students will receive a release packet which they will need to
submit to their next school.
If you have any questions or concerns about this matter, please contact the
KMS registrar, Mr. Oumi, at (808)307-0300 or email, email@example.com.
Thank you for your cooperation.
IMPORTANT REMINDER – Student Fees and Obligations
In order to participate in upcoming student events, student fees ($30) and
other financial obligations (lost/overdue library and text books, negative
meal account balances) must be paid in full and kept up to date.
Please come to the school main office to settle your account in cash, before
the day of the student event.
May 21 6th grade class day
May 23 7th grade class day
May 30 8th grade Promotion Ceremony and Banquet
Mahalo for your cooperation.
MAHALO FROM KMS PTSA!
Thank you to our many KMS parents, students, teachers and staff for
making PTSA KMS FEST 2019 a success! It took many hands and much
collaboration to create this fantastic evening of food and fun for our
KMS families. Thank you to all who participated – we look forward to
having everyone join in again next school year!
SMARTER BALANCED ASSESSMENT (SBA) TESTING continues through
April 25. This testing in Math and English Language Arts is aligned with the
Hawaii Common Core Standards and designed to measure whether students
are “on track” as they prepare for college and careers.
Please help us ensure that your child(ren) does well on the tests by
encouraging them to be well rested, well nourished and on time for
KMS BAND BOOSTERS FUNDRAISER – Kalua Pig and Ju-Mui Li-Hing Ice Pops
Saturday, April 20
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Imu cooked kalua pig (frozen) – $10 for 1 lb
Ju-Mui Ice Pops – $10 for pack of 4 (strawberry, vanilla, lychee, POG, green river, or pineapple)
Proceeds will be used to support KMS Band instrument repairs and purchases, band
clinics, transportation costs, camps, and more!
Mahalo for your support!
KMS Band Boosters
REFLECTION – Expectations
“Treat a child as though he already is the person he’s capable of becoming.”
– Haim Ginott, child psychologist and educator