Come Seek, Read, Imagine or Invent on: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday Before School: 7:30 to 7:50 AM Morning Recess: 9:30 to 10:00 AM After School: 2:15 to 2:45 PM Wednesday Before School: 7:30 to 7:50 AM Morning Recess: 9:30 to 10:00 AM After School: Closed Closed Daily: Lunch Recess
Ms. Franki L. Laqeretabua Librarian aka Ms. Tabua email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Good News! Ms. Tabua got married on July 16, 2016. Her new name is Mrs. Tamashiro.
Morning Recess Centers/Spaces We now have interactive centers/spaces in the library at Morning Recess. These centers/spaces include Lego, 100 and 200 Piece Jigsaw Puzzles, Chess, Zoob, Little Bits Synth Circuit Kit (Sound Center) and Light Center.
BATTLE OF THE BOOKS Laie School will once again be participating in Kahuku Public Library's BATTLE OF THE BOOKS! It will be held on Saturday, April 1 at Turtle Bay Resorts, Kahuku Rooms. The books are in the same place as last year, on the brown wooden shelf, under the clock. The top shelf has Grades 5-6 level books, the second shelf has Grades 3-4 level books, and the third shelf has Grade 1-2 level books. Students are free to check out books anytime. Last year, one of our teams took 2nd place. Let's help our teams be successful again this year.!
Scholastic Happy Camper Book Fair March 13 - 17, 2017. Laie School will be having our second book fair of the year. It will be on March 13 - 17, 2017 in the library from 2:15 - 4:00 PM. If you cannot make it, don't forget you can buy the books online at: scholastic.com/fair. It will be the week before Spring Break. This is so students will have books to read during Spring Break. Also don't forget our Buy One Get One Free book fair on May 8-12, 2017.
Rewards of Reading! Once again, Laie School will be participating in the The Old Spaghetti Factory: Rewards of Reading! program during Spring Break. Each student will be given a book mark. After students have read five books, they will record it on the book mark with their name and parent signature. Take the book mark to The Old Spaghetti Factory restaurant and receive a free kid's meal. Go to: http://www.osf.com/kids-menu/ to see their kids menu. What a great way to enjoy Spring Break!
Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge Congratulations to Laie Elementary School for having the most minutes read of all the schools in the state of Hawaii (public and private) who participated in the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge. For the past two years, our school has had the most minutes read of all the public schools in the state of Hawaii. Each year we have increased our minutes: 2013 - 37, 804 minutes 2014 - 63, 170 minutes 2015 - 100, 932 minutes You will never believe how many minutes we read for 2016! 371,723 Minutes! That is over 3 times the minutes from last year! We also ranked 32 out of 50 states in the nation. Way to go Laie School! Prizes were given out to participants and top readers at our Super Citizen Assembly on October 7, 2016. Top Summer Readers Grade 1 Owen Garfield - Mr. Kiyono's Class - 565 minutes Grade 2 Keilani Kajiyama - Mrs. Sao's Class - 17, 800 minutes Grade 3 Madden Soliai - Mrs. Ah You's Class - 40, 005 minutes Grade 4 Sydney Keni - Mrs. Betham's Class -5,691 minutes Grade 5 Maymyluv Iafeta - Mrs. Morelock's Class - 69,285 minutes Grade 6 Coral Schlag - Mrs. Kahawaii's Class - 5,023 minutes Mahalo to Everyone for their Support!
Special Assembly for Mrs. Ige
Mrs. Dawn Amato-Ige, Governor Ige's wife visited Laie Elementary School on November 9, 2016. She is the ambassador for Scholastic Books in Hawaii. There was a special school assembly for her to present a plaque to our school for being the top school in the state of Hawaii to have read the most minutes during the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge. We were so excited First Lady Ige came to visit our school.
Principal Kaka, First Lady Dawn Amato-Ige, Mrs. Tamashiro in the Library