Opening August 2018! Accepting applications now!

Thank you, everyone, for the continued patience and attention to Alaka`i O Kaua`i Public Charter School as we reach our goal of opening doors in 2018!

We are so excited to finally announce that our school has found a home!! We will be the new tenants at Kahili Mountain Park, which is located mauka of the highway just south of the tunnel of trees. Our lush and unique site encompasses several acres, an orchard with gardening space, a school building, gymnasium, and other multi functional buildings. Woohoo!

We are proud to partner with iLEAD Schools Development who have been succesfully providing leading edge, alternative education for 10 years. To learn more about the iLEAD model visit:
Go to our Enrollment Page




Our mission as a project-based K-8 school is to provide a progressive, innovative curriculum that prepares students for a successful future. We are committed to interdisciplinary instruction with equal emphasis on teaching to the whole child academically, socially, and emotionally. Our students will learn and perpetuate the cultural traditions and values of Hawai`i while acquiring and demonstrating 21st Century Skills that are needed to lead productive lives and contribute meaningfully to society.




Alaka`i O Kaua`i Charter School will provide a comprehensive education through project-based learning that meets the individual needs and potential of every student.

Our Beliefs

  1. We believe that all children can be successful learners.
  2. We believe in the development of the whole child (academic, social, emotional).
  3. We believe children learn best when engaged in instruction.
  4. We believe that language and cultural diversity can be assets for teaching and learning.
  5. We believe that learning is more relevant to children when it engages them in projects that help solve problems important to them and their community.

Support Us

Alaka`i O Kaua`i is a 5013c Non Profit. Donations are tax-deductible. Paypal Amazon Wishlist Other ways to help


We are located at Kahili Mountain Park on the south side of Kauai.


P.O. Box 1585, Kapaa, HI 96746

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