Faculty

Faculty & Staff Directory

You can reach out to any staff member through our school’s general email, info@kaohaoschool.org.

DIRECTOR – Winston Sakurai
SCHOOL MAIN NUMBER – 266-7844
FAX NUMBER – 266-7848

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF:

  • Registrar – Ruth Maiwela 266-7844
  • Health Aide – Lauren Brindock 266-7844

OTHER CERTIFICATED STAFF:

  • Curriculum Coordinator – Kristin Hanaoka
  • Technology Coordinator – Darraghlynn Lee
  • Resource Teacher/’Aina Coordinator – Rainbow Pharaon

CUSTODIAL STAFF:

  • Head Custodian – Jeff Mizuno 266-9647
  • Custodian –  Vacant 266-9647

SPECIALS:

  • SEL – Keri Powers
  • Library – Laura Darrow
  • Art – Kristi Petosa-Sigel
  • Technology  – Mandy Lemes
  • Papa ‘Ike Hawai’i – Kumu Lilinoe Sterling
  • Physical Education – Lindsey Lowe

SPECIAL EDUCATION and OTHER SERVICES:

Resource Teachers – Heather Tyrrell and Lynn Zinsius and Effie Egan
Counselor – Keri Powers
Student Services Coordinator – Kim Corbin
Student Services Coordinator Clerk – Nadine Souza
Special Education Educational Assistants – Rene Palko, Darren Young, Mackenzie Slocum, Kailani Swoish
OG Reading – Margie Caliri
Speech Pathologist (assigned from District) – Julie Smith
Occupational Therapist (assigned from District) – Bethany Brown

FACULTY:

Kindergarten – Shawna Ramos and Mimi Ishikawa
First Grade – Shelly Ciano and Vicki Villegas
Second Grade – Barb VanDerKamp and Mackenzie Doka
Third Grade – Maile McKay and Erin Bishop
Fourth Grade – Maria Gomes and Marissa Onaga
Fifth Grade – Larryn Lerma and Judy Farnham-Pao
Sixth Grade – Parker Sawyer and Elizabeth Cody

EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANTS (EAs):

Kindergarten – Wailea Staudinger and John De’Orio
First Grade – Kahea Kauhi and Haunani Soares-Haae
Second Grade – Jane Hinrichs and Heather Lawitzke
Third Grade – Doreen Yasukochi
Fourth Grade – Haku Durant
Fifth Grade – Kim Starr
Sixth Grade – Mari Phillips-Ligsay

All School Support – Rocky Sauer