Welcome to
Na'alehu Elementary School

Home of Na Honu - The Hawaiian Sea Turtles
P.O. Box 170
95-5545 Mamalahoa Hwy
Naalehu HI  96772
Telephone:  808 313-4000

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Annual Notice of Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Statement

Equity Specialist in Complex Area:

Dee Sugihara
Equity Specialist
Hilo-Waiakea Complex & Kau-Keaau-Pahoa Complex
Mailing Address
Hawaii District Office
75 Aupuni Street, Rm 203
Hilo, Hawaii 96720
Phone Number: 808-600-9576
Email Address: dsugihara@crco.k12.hi.us


The Honu Pledge

I will act in such a way
That I will be proud of myself
And others will be proud of me too,
I came to school to learn
And I
will learn
I will have a good day

Naalehu Elementary School is located in the State of Hawaii on the Island of Hawaii also known as "The Big Island". Naalehu Elementary was built in 1928, and has an attendance area extending from Manuka Park to Hilea, Ka'u. Naalehu School services Pre K to Sixth Grade.

The area is known for its mountainous and rugged terrain and for its beautiful lush green valleys at the foot of Mauna Loa. The community is interested in preserving the rural lifestyle and the rich and aesthetic environment they presently enjoy.

Our community is ethnically diverse and includes Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders from the Marshall Islands, Tonga and Samoa, as well as Filipinos, Caucasians, African-Americans, Latinos and Japanese.


Naalehu School, in the district of Ka'u, is located in the southernmost town in the United States about twelve miles from Ka Lae or South Point on the Big Island of Hawaii.


Naalehu School Vision:
Naalehu Elementary is a dynamic school where all students and staff demonstrate excellence


Naalehu School Mission
The mission of Naalehu Elementary School is to help students acquire the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to become happy, healthy, well adjusted, productive adults and responsible citizens; to help students become enthusiastic, lifelong learners who are able to manage change; and to help students have a positive impact on their families, their communities, their country, and their world.