About Us » Principal's Message

Principal's Message



Welcome to Waikele Elementary School. It is an honor and privilege to serve and lead as your Principal of this truly special place. My goal is to continue to build upon the rich learning environment and to ensure that every student succeeds in school and life. Our faculty and staff are committed to provide a relevant and rigorous education assuring all students are college, career, and citizenship ready through the effective use of standards-based instruction promoting 21st century learning skills.


Iā€™m very excited as we begin a new year. Our commitment to excellence and continuous improvement will be our focus. Working together to develop quality instruction and teaming as a professional learning community will advance academic achievement for our students.


Again, welcome back to school and a special welcome to our new families to our ohana. The 2018 -2019 school year will be filled with many exciting activities and events, and we encourage your full participation.


I am looking forward to working with all of you. Thank you for your continued support. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at 307-6100 or simply stop by to say hello.




Sheldon Oshio