Location: 2106 10th Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816. Check in at the Main Office for all activities.
General Duties: Tutoring in various academic subjects and reading, help with homework. Volunteers may also choose to develop or help run special programs and events.
Tutoring and Instructional Support: ELL (English Language Learners), 21st Century Enrichment, In-Class Guidance/Tutoring, Natural Farming & Sustainability, Added option for students in Math 107
Note: Please sign in with Mrs. Henrietta Clemons, regardless of which program you're doing.
- ELL with Kindergarteners and their parents: 7:25am-8:30am
- ELL with grades 1-5: after school tutors needed in classrooms
- Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 2:10 pm-3:15 pm
21st Century Enrichment
Do you have a hobby or talent that you can share? (ie: Dance, Zumba, Soccer, Rugby, Softball, Art Projects) The school welcomes your leadership during the time frame below. Generally, you'd be leading a group of kids in a weekly activity. Contact Chaminade's S-L Office to talk about your idea.
- Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 3:15 pm-4:30 pm
- Daily: anytime between 8:30 - 2:00 (Wednesdays 'til 1:30)
Natural Farming & Sustainability with Mrs. Joyce Luka
Focus on sustainability, composting, reading labels to learn about origins of ingredients
Work in a variety of different gardens at Palolo School, with the teachers and kids
- Daily: 10:30-2:15 (Wednesdays 'til 1:30)
You may sign up for any of the options described above (during and after school), as long as you are helping the keiki with math. An additional option is for you to engage the students in fun math activities after school (2:10pm - 3:15pm).
You can develop games and use materials to teach math in a FUN way, such as "Fun with Fractions," or "Multiplication Challenge Day."
To fulfill your service-learning hours, you must plan and execute 3 sessions during the semester.
Write up your idea and your proposed dates, and submit the proposal to Principal Reid Kuba at Reid_Kuba@notes.k12.hi.us.
If you have never done service-learning at Palolo Elementary, you will first need to attend one of the pre-scheduled training sessions.
Availability– Throughout the year.
Training/Contact: Click to view pre-scheduled trainings . Training is MANDATORY for new tutors. Returning students, please contact Mrs. Henrietta Clemons as soon as possible--you may start tutoring without attending training. (Call Palolo Elementary's Office and ask for Mrs. Henrietta Clemons. 733-4700)
If you apply to tutor at Palolo Elementary, a background check may be administered by the school.
Faculty note: Special projects could include planning/executing workshops /educational fairs & projects, helping with outreach to parents, assessment projects