2021-22 Great Start Guide: Upper School (7-12)

List of 9 items.

  • Upper School Orientation

    New Student Orientation (including all incoming 7th graders) will be held Monday, August 9, from 10 am - 1 pm at the SAC. Students will be given a quick overview of the school, meet our teachers and student leaders, be shown their schedule, and tour the campus. Lunch will also be provided.
  • First Day of School

    The first day of school, Tuesday, August 10, will be a regular, full day. Students are required to wear the Hanalani Schools uniform on this day. Homeroom listings will be posted on the Founder's Hall and Weinberg buildings the Friday before school starts.
  • Parent Orientation

    Parent Orientation - Monday, August 16, 7 pm at the SAC.
  • Health & Safety

    Please read our 2021-22 COVID-19 Handbook for more details about new health & safety measures on campus including the following:
    • Masks required for Grades 7-12.
    • Handwashing and hand sanitizing frequently throughout the day.
    • IHT daily checks required.
    • Temperature checks required upon arrival on campus.
    • Visitors by appointment only. 
    • Students to follow floor markers when lining up in the hallways and entrances.
    • Physical distancing: Please follow guidelines as set by teachers & staff.
    • Staggered schedules.
    • Contactless payment for lunches/meals/campus store
    • Sanitation of common areas increased in frequency throughout the day. Daily campus-wide sanitation at the end of each day.
  • Lunch

    Breakfast, lunch and other food items are available for purchase at The Royal Cafe. A complete lunch meal includes an entree, fruit, vegetable, and milk. Complete lunch or milk only can be purchased. School lunch will be available starting on the first day of school. 

    For the 2021-22 school year, we are converting to a contactless payment system. Lunches can be pre-ordered online. More details and account set up will be sent to parents via email.

    If you have lunch coupons from the 2020-21 School Year, please keep the coupons and turn them in to the Business Office for credit.
  • Health Requirements

    If you received a notification from our secretaries about missing health information or vaccination records, please turn in an updated Student Health Record (ENR-09B) 2021-22 Student Health Record, Grades 4-12 and pertinent documents when you have orientation or by first day of school at the latest. 

    To view the required immunizations, please view page 4 on the Student Health Record (ENR-09B) 2021-22 Student Health Record, Grades 4-12.
  • Picture Day

    Tuesday, August 17, will be Picture Day for all Upper School students. Aloha attire is encouraged. All students, regardless of photo package purchase, will be required to take a picture for an ID badge and the yearbook. Note: The student ID badge will be used for contactless payment and to check out library books.
  • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

    Students in grades 7-12 will need to bring their own device (BYOD) to school. This would include a laptop, tablet, or slate. We have included recommended specs for their technology use.

    Minimum requirements for student laptops:
    • Processor Speed: 2.0 GHz dual core or higher
    • System Memory: 2 GB or higher
    • Hard Drive: 120 GB or higher
    • Wireless 802.11G
    • Battery Life: Up to 5 hours
    • Operating System: Windows 7 or higher, Mac OS10.6 or higher
    • Antivirus Software
    Minimum requirements for student tablets
    • Processor Speed: dual core or higher
    • System Memory: 16 GB or higher
    • Hard Drive: 120 GB or higher
    • Wireless 802.11G
    • Battery Life: Up to 5 hours
    • Operating System: iOS 6.0 or higher, Android 4.0 or higher
    • Physical Keyboard

    Due to their smaller screen size, cell phones, and other similar smart devices are not encouraged for your child’s educational activities.

    Students in Grades 7-12 will need to sign the BYOD policy form. We will let everyone know when it is ready so you can read and complete the agreement form. Mahalo for your patience.

    If you have any questions, please call the school office at (808) 625-0737, extension 452.
  • School Supply List

    1Bible, King James or New King James Version
    1Hanalani Schools Planner, optional, available at campus store
    1Bring Your Own Device, see Essentials Guide on the school’s website for details
    1Disinfecting Wipes, large container
    1Box of Tissues
    1Ream of Copy Paper
    1Set of headphones or ear buds (any brand) for prep classes
    Facial Coverings, clean one for each school day
    Teachers will inform students of additional supplies needed on the first day of class.