EFMP Class

Thu, Aug 10 7:28am

EFMP SPEDucation blitz "Behavioral Plans": EFMP in partner with the Learning Disabilities Association of Hawaii (LDAH) holds a free monthly class regarding Special Education. The August class will cov ... [More]

Final Budget Report SY 16-17 and thank you from Mrs. Higa

Fri, May 12 4:52pm

See attached budget report.   To Shafter Ohana,     Thank you for the scrumptious luncheon!  We appreciate the kindness and generosity of those who took the time to prepare so many wonderful dishes an ... [More]

Congrats New PTO Executive Board & Committee Coordinators

Tue, May 9 11:22am

Please help me thank the following parents for volunteering their time and energy to continuing PTO and helping make Shafter Elementary a better community for all our children.   As of May 12, 2017 - ... [More]

Summer School 2017 - Registration April 22nd

Tue, Apr 18 11:29am

Summer school  registration is Sat, April 22nd 10-11:00am.  9 classes, $127/classes Please see Moanaluaelementary.org for more details and registration forms.   (Only one other location available on i ... [More]

Parent Request - Early Release from School (picking up child early from school)

Mon, Apr 3 5:23pm

Please read letter from Mrs. Higa regarding the proper way(s) to request your child's early release from school to ensure their safety.

School Cafe

Mon, Apr 3 3:12pm

School Cafe is now available at Shafter Elementary.  Use SchoolCafe to make payments, set Low Balance Alerts, and Review your student's buying history.   Create an account and register your student(s) today!

Q & A Book Fair - Mar 17th

Thu, Mar 16 6:16am

Frequently asked questions for One Day Book Fair

PTO Board Positions - Recruitment Needed ASAP

Wed, Mar 1 3:46pm

March 1, 2017   Dear Shafter Elementary parents,   The members of the current PTO Executive Board are leaving their positions at the end of this school term.  Therefore, we must fill these four positi ... [More]

Free Vision Screening - Consent Form deadline March 3, 2017

Sat, Feb 25 1:13pm

Attention Parents,   DOE is offering a Free Vision Screening at Shafter Elementary.   Parent Consent Forms to come home this week.  Deadline to return Consent Form is March 3, 2017 (to child's teacher ... [More]

STEM Camp 3rd - 8th Grades

Wed, Feb 15 7:26am

  Are you looking to enhance student learning with this month’s STEM camp?  It's not to late to register.  See attachment for information. To Register Visit:  http://www.elementalminds.org/  

Aloha Keiki Run - Registration Packets

Sun, Feb 12 5:17pm

To the parents/students who signed up for the Keiki Run on Sat, Feb 18th:   Mrs. Katie Gibb picked up remaining packets and plans to disperse them to the students on Tues, Feb 14th at school.   For qu ... [More]

Girls on the Run Spring 2017 Registration

Wed, Jan 18 6:57am

Shafter Elementary's Spring 2017 Girls on the Run Season Please see flyer for more information. Contact school office for more information 808-305-1500 - POC:  Mrs. Nipp   10 weeks of 2 practices/wk  ... [More]

2017 Keiki Great Aloha Run - Feb 18, 2017

Tue, Dec 20 8:02pm

Join Shafter Elementary on Sat, Feb 18, 2017   - Keiki Great Aloha Run.   To register online:  flpregister.com or pick up a registration form in the Office by Jan 28th.   Cost:  $20/kid and $20/parent ... [More]

Letter from Administration - B2 Concern 12-6-2016

Fri, Dec 9 12:13pm

Please see attached letter from Shafter Administration - Mrs. Nipp

Fall Festival Tonight 5p-8p

Fri, Nov 18 9:46am

Fall Festival is tonight, 5-8p. Bring your family and enjoy a fun-filled evening supporting our teacher's classrooms.  School Requests: 1. Bring own lawn chairs for extra seating.  2. Parent/Guardian ... [More]

Fall Festival Silent Auction

Thu, Nov 10 6:53pm

Good Evening Shafter Families,   Fall Festival is fast approaching.  This year Room C-1, Mrs. Rompasky's 4th Grade class, will be holding a silent auction.  The auction will occur between the hours of ... [More]

Original Works order packets due Thur, Oct 28th.

Wed, Oct 26 5:27pm

If you choose to order merchandise of your child's artwork from Original Works, please turn into teacher or school office tomorrow- Thur, Oct 28th.    Checks - written to Shafter Elementary PTO or Cas ... [More]

Direct Donation Fundraiser to Furnish Portables.

Fri, Oct 21 4:36pm

A huge thank you to all the families who donated to our school's Direct Donation drive.  We are happy to announce that we made it to 83% of goal = $2509.  That can be many tables, chairs and cubbies f ... [More]

Original Works artwork announcement

Mon, Oct 3 6:09pm

The time has come to kick-off your child’s Original Works (OW) gift opportunity. OW is Hawaiian-themed artwork completed by your child(ren) at school. Parents can then choose to purchase their artwork ... [More]

Important - Please read - Wellness Guidelines Implementation & messaging from school administration -

Sat, Oct 1 4:01pm

Attention all Parents and Guardians:  Message from Shafter Elementary Administration Effective Immediately: Shafter Elementary has adopted that State of Hawaii’s Health and Wellness Guidelines, which ... [More]

Direct Donation - Week 3 Progress

Thu, Sep 29 1:40pm

The school can't thank you enough for your generosity.

Shafter Spirit Week - Mon, Oct 3 through Thur, Oct 6th

Tue, Sep 27 12:59pm

Please see attached Spirit Week dress code announcement from Shafter Student Council   Mahalo for supporting our school!   Questions,  please call Shafter office (808)305-1500 Mrs. Matsumura - Student ... [More]

Konstella Use Guidelines

Mon, Sep 26 6:12pm

Please see attached letter for general guidelines of engagement for Konstella.com use.   We appreciate your positive support of our school!

Finally Available: Amazon Smiles partners with Shafter Elementary PTO

Fri, Sep 23 1:01pm

Are you an Amazon.com shopper? Please consider selecting Shafter Elementary PTO as your Charitable Organization.  This is an easy way to contribute 0.5% back from your purchases.  Mahalo for supportin ... [More]

Direct Donation - Week 2 Progress

Thu, Sep 22 7:58pm

We can't thank the 26 Shafter families enough who have so generously donated over $1550 towards our Furnishing our Portables project.   Donations are being accepted through Oct 7th.   Mahalo for suppo ... [More]

Open PTO Executive Positions - Please email your interest

Mon, Sep 19 4:16pm

Hello Shafter Parents,   We now have two PTO Executive Board positions available.  Now is a great time to get involved and guide our school's future.   Simply email Sarah Thompson at shafterpto@gmail. ... [More]

Direct Donation Progress - Mahalo for your Generosity!

Thu, Sep 15 12:33pm

Revised Closures of Youth Centers on Sept 17th - please see attachment

Tue, Sep 13 4:37pm

PTO Fundraiser to furnish Portable Classrooms - Direct Donation flyer

Wed, Sep 7 12:36pm

It is an EASY ALTERNATIVE to selling, buying, or delivering goods. It quickly raises money for the PTO which directly benefits your kids, your teachers & our school. 100% of the proceeds support our s ... [More]

Please read -PTO Bylaws - purposed. Need for 2/3 voting members to approve today - PTO meeting 1p Mahalo!

Tue, Sep 6 11:05am

PTO Meeting - Sept 6th @ 1p-2p in Cafeteria

Mon, Sep 5 8:27pm

Please Join Us!


Thu, Sep 1 8:14am

COMMUNITY BULLETIN-EMERGENCY KIT (311500WAUG16). To prepare your family for an emergency, assemble one or more emergency kits that include enough supplies for at least three days. Basic Home Kit (Nece ... [More]

Community Bulletin- Hurricane Preparedness

Thu, Sep 1 8:13am

Community Bulletin- Hurricane Preparedness [311000WAUG16]. Hurricane Madeline track forecasts south of the Islands Wednesday night through Friday morning and Lester to the north of the Islands Saturda ... [More]

Girls on the Run

Wed, Aug 24 4:22pm

Aloha Shafter Parents! Miss. Ronnell Nipp, Shafter Elementary Vice Principal, shared information with Shafter's faculty and staff on "Girls on the Run," a terrific character and fitness program that o ... [More]

Substitute Teacher Course

Mon, Aug 22 6:29pm

Aloha, MCSA Maui will be offering a ONLINE 30 hour sub course from Sept 7 -Oct. 28.  Registration is now open statewide on www.mcsahawaii.org main site or click one of our campus sites. Substitute Tea ... [More]