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Application for SY 21-22

School Year 2021 - 2022

Licensed by the State of Hawaiʻi, Mālamapōkiʻi is a fully accredited program that provides a Hawaiian culture, values, and place-based program aligned with age-appropriate pre-school standards.

Who May Apply

Mālamapōkiʻi welcomes all keiki who would like to attend in the following age groups:

  • Three-years-old on or before July 31, 2021;
  • All four-year-olds; and
  • Turning five-years-old on August 1, 2021, or later.

 

Health Requirements

  • An annual physical exam by a medical doctor.
  • TB clearance. (No student can enter a public school for the first time without TB clearance)
  • Department of Health required immunizations for preschool. Immunizations must meet the minimum age and intervals between vaccine doses.
 

Other Requirements

  • Keiki must be fully toilet trained before admittance.  This means your keiki can verbalize his/her needs and use the toilet without assistance.
  • Parent/Guardian or designee MUST attend Virtual Parent and Child Time Together (PACT) monthly,
  • Monthly tuition is $800.00 per month.  
 

 Child Care subsidies are available through the following programs:

  • Child Care Connection Hawaii (CCCH) using a sliding fee scale for families meeting income eligibility requirements. For more information, contact Child Care Connections at 855-643-1643 or Child Care Hawaii
 
  • Preschool Open Doors (POD) using a sliding fee scale for families meeting income eligibility requirements. For more information, contact Patch at 1-800-746-5620 or Patch Hawaii.
 
  • Native Hawaiian keiki may also apply for financial assistance through the Pauahi Keiki Scholars (PKS) preschool scholarship.  For more information, contact the KS Resource Center-West Hawaiʻi at 322-5400 or KSBE Financial Aid

 

School Year and Hours of Operation

Mālamapōkiʻi follows a 10-month school calendar, with staggered start times beginning at 7:30 am - 2:00 pm Monday through Thursday; staggered start times beginning at 7:30 am - 11:30 pm on Fridays.

The application is available online.

Click Here to Complete the Application

 

If you have any questions or concerns call the KALO Office at 887-1117.