Wai’anae High

He wa'a, he moku; he moku, he wa'a.  The canoe is our island, our island is our canoe.  Ho'omau!  Go under, go over, go around: Persevere!  Proud to be a Searider!

Upcoming Events

Spring Break
Date: 3/16/2020 3/20/2020, 11:59 PM
Holiday--Kuhio Day
Date: 3/26/2020
Holiday- Good Friday
Date: 4/10/2020
Ka Leo 'O Wai'anae:
The Voice of Wai'anae

In the Spotlight

Annual Notice of Non-Discrimination

& Anti-Harassment 

Contact:  Lance P. Larsen, Jr., Equity Specialist
(808) 600-9481
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Principal's Message

Welcome to our new and returning Seariders! We envision a 21st century community of learners empowered to succeed in a global society. Our commitment to achieve that goal involves building a collaborative learning environment and culture that emphasizes responsibility, innovation, complex thinking, effective communication and excellence.

High standards and expectations for each student in regard to academic performance, co-curricular participation, and responsible citizenship are the foundation of our school. Wai'anae is a special place-- I know this, I've lived my whole life here, in Makaha. I've seen many changes, but some things stay the same: Wai'anae pride is strong, no one can get us down, we care about family, and we take care of others.

We believe that effective teachers create opportunities for intellectual risk-taking, collaboration, problem-solving, and application of classroom learning to real life situations.
We believe that successful students employ critical and creative thinking skills to solve problems; pose questions, examine possibilities, and apply skills to find solutions to authentic issues; make positive choices related to physical and mental wellness; and, productively contribute to our community.

An `olelo no`eau gives us guidance: Ho'omau! It means to persevere: go over, under, around or through. Never give up! We are proud to be Seariders!

If I can be of any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact me and know that my door is always open. I can be reached at d.hauge@seariders.k12.hi.us or by phone, 697-9400.

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News and Announcements

Annual Notification of Privacy Rights

Know your privacy rights as they apply to 1) student record information; 2) directory information; 3) surveys and other information collection; and 4) military recruitment information. For more information on your privacy rights, the laws that protect them, and how to exercise your rights, contact your school administrator or visit http://bit.ly/FERPAHI

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