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Haili Christian School

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Posted July 23, 2012

Great student/ teacher ratio. Dedicated and loving staff. This is my fourth child graduating from Haili's 8th grade program and will be attending Kamehameha Schools. We've thoroughly enjoyed our 8th grade teacher and the atmosphere of trust and adventure for learning grew with the make-up of students this year. Haili is wonderful to take in all types of learners in many difficult situations including students who have been expelled from other schools. Haili teachers give our children a chance to grow and learn in a challenging but non threatening environment where everyone is treated with respect. Not all students embrace the opportunity and often find themselves making excuses for their behavior as my daughter often did. However, at the end of the year .... the tears rolled and the hugs for her teachers were heartfelt. She hopes Haili has a high school someday and that every student rises to his/her potential in Jesus. Haili will always face opposition because the message of love and truth in Jesus is taught there. If there were any improvements, I would say they could definitely use some funding to paint and make minor repairs on the buildings.
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Posted July 6, 2011

We here at Haili take great pride in the efforts made to teach our students about God's grace & love in the arena of academics. We believe every one of our students has an eternal purpose and we will work with each family to pinpoint a child's gifts, strengths and weaknesses to build their child up in the most loving and positive atmosphere. Haili Christian School offers a nurturing, loving and inspiring environment where students flourish! Join the Haili Experience.
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Posted July 9, 2009

The 8th grade class was very boring and usually played by ear the whole day and the students pretty much cruised the whole afternoon everyday and some subjects like phy ed and others were skipped or just not done. The class was disorganized and rowdy other things were told to the students like field trips and other activities but were never done or followed up on. The school should be more hard on students on doing the work at school AND at home. the students would just find answeres they wouldnt read or figure it out alone its to old fashion. When the students didnt do thoer homework they were not disciplined and the teacher was to soft on some students.
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Posted September 3, 2008

I have two children attending Haili School, my daughter who is in 1st grade and my son who is in 3 pre. This is my girl's 4th year at Haili and I am very happy with the results so far. Both of my children are treated with love but also learn discipline and boundaries from their teachers. I also think it is so important to instill morals and Christian values in our children at an early age and Haili truly focuses on that. I do wish there was a high school but I will cross that bridge when we get there.
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Posted July 14, 2008

This was my daughters first year at Haili. I am so glad that she has come to this enviroment. She was treated very well. They made her feel at home as well as I as her parent. I know schools have their flaws, but I am very happy with the school.
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Posted August 3, 2007

My daughter is graduating high school this year, class of 2008! She went to Haili from kindergarten thru 9th grade. I believe that Haili's educational ciriculum along with their strong faith in God has helped my daughter succeed and blossom into a very educated and morally centered adult! I have two more children that are still going to Haili and I have confidence that they too will benefit from all Haili has to offer.
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Posted February 20, 2007

My son has attended Haili from kindergarten and he is now in the 5th grade. Haili is a wonderful school that provides an excellent education with a low teacher student ratio. They instill values and morals in each child because of their Christian teachings. My daughter will start kindergarten next year and as long as I can afford it, my 3 yr old will go their also. Their only con is that they did away with their high school and now only teach up to the 8th grade. That leaves the children to either attend public high school, which can be a total culture shock, or find an alternative private Christian school. Tuition is pretty reasonable also, not as high as other private schools.
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Posted December 17, 2006

this is my child's kindergarten year and he really loves this school. He looks forward to going to school everyday because his teachers and administrators are very encouraging and give him inspiration to learn new things everyday.
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Posted November 6, 2006

this school is soooooo much fun you learn alot of things also things that help you through out the year and your future...
—Submitted by a former student

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190 Ululani Street
Hilo, HI 96720
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