MES Announcement: Transition to Start Full Distance Learning

mes logoAloha Moanalua Elementary School Families:

The Hawaii Department of Education has announced changes to the start of the school year. All Oahu public schools will implement full distance learning. Please visit the DOE website for more information.

Transition to Distance Learning

Parents should have received an email from your child’s teacher today introducing themselves. If you have not, please inform us by contacting the office at 305-1200.

In addition, please mark your calendar for a virtual Meet & Greet to be held on Tuesday, August 11 from 5:30 to 6:30 pm.  Instructions to access the virtual meeting should be included in the email you received from your child’s teacher.

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve or as new health guidance become available, the Department of Education will continue to adjust to ensure a safe learning and working environment is provided for students, teachers and staff.  Please continue to monitor the DOE’s website and our school website for the latest updates.

Take care and stay safe.

MES Announcement for Friday, August 7th

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Aloha Moanalua Elementary Parents and Guardians,
By tomorrow afternoon, Friday, August 7th, you should have received an email informing you who your child’s teacher will be for the next academic year as well as information about the virtual Meet and Greet.  The email will be sent directly by your child’s teacher.  If you do not receive an email, please call the office at 305-1200.
We hope you and your family remain safe and well!

BOE Meeting on Thursday, July 30th/Meet and Greet Postponed


An automated message was sent by Principal Galera regarding the Board of Education (BOE) meeting this Thursday, July 30th at 1:00 pm.  Information about the BOE meeting.

MES is anticipating changes from this special meeting that will affect our school’s reopening plan.

In the meantime, the Meet and Greet that was scheduled for Thursday, July 30th has been postponed until further notice.  Please continue to check the MES website for any updated information.

MES School Model and Reopening Plan

The purpose of this letter is to communicate our school model and reopening plan.

Upon review of the Moanalua Elementary School model, please complete the Moanalua Elementary School Parent/Guardian Survey by Friday, July 17, 2020


Please go to the Moanalua Elementary School website for more future updates.