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Iao School

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Iao School is an intermediate school, which serves students in grades 6, 7 and 8. The enrollment is currently about 920 students. The school serves students from diverse areas such as the seaside village of Kahakuloa to the agricultural fields of Waikapu to the heart of the county government in Wailuku.

We welcome students from a diverse population, and from many cultures and we honor the unique gifts that we receive from our host culture. We endeavor to meet all students at their needs; we seek to ensure that all students meet, or exceed, our high standards of scholarship and citizenship; we strive to instill pride in self, school, and community.


At Iao School all students are


  • Show Respect for Self and Others
  • Keep Positive Attitudes and Relationships
  • Share a Sense of Belonging


  • CommunicateThinking
  • Solve Complex Problem
  • Persevere


  • Serve the School and Community
  • Take the Initiative to Participate and Improve


Iao School
260 South Market Street
Wailuku, HI 96793
Phone (808) 727-5200 - Principal Matt Dillon