2019 Summer Program Application
Welcome to the Aloha MAP summer program. Aloha MAP - Meritorious Achievement Program, a Native Hawaiian Education initiative, is a federally funded grant project, fiscally sponsored by Friends of the Future, a Hawaii 501(c)3 non-profit corporation located in Waimea, Hawai'i.
Aloha MAP offers children and youth culturally-relevant academic and cultural learning opportunities designed to reduce summer learning loss, improve student proficiency in English Language Arts and Math and increase student knowledge in Hawaiian language and culture.
The Aloha MAP staff are excited to provide high-impact, motivational, energizing and stimulating learning experiences for all participants. We appreciate the continued support of our Hawai'i Island communities and look forward to serving participating children, youth and families.
2019 Aloha MAP Summer Program Application
A primary caretaker/ legal guardian is required to complete and submit one online application per child/youth interested in consideration for acceptance into the Aloha MAP summer program.
All correspondence regarding this application will be directed via e-mail to the primary caretaker/legal guardian listed in the application. Please ensure that a valid e-mail and phone number for the primary caretaker/legal guardian are provided. Aloha MAP will not be responsible for communication errors due to invalid e-mail or phone numbers provided in this application.
The primary caretaker/legal guardian will receive an acceptance letter and further admission instructions, by email, for the child/youth that is accepted to participate in the Aloha MAP summer program.
Acceptance letters will be distributed until program capacity is met.
Aloha MAP will enroll up to 250 students per site.
Once program capacity is met, all other applications will be placed on a wait list.
Special Note: Submission of this application does not guarantee acceptance into the Aloha MAP summer program.
Kealakehe High School
Konawaena Middle & High School
Dates: M-F, June 10, 2019 - July 5, 2019
Holidays: June 11, 2019 (Kamehameha Day) and July 4, 2019 (Independence Day)
Hours of Operation: 7:30am-3:30pm
Application Fee: $0
Aloha MAP will requre a $20 fee per child/youth accepted and confirmed to participate in the Aloha MAP Summer Program. The fee will provide the participant a program shirt and address Aloha MAP Ho'ike presentation attire requirements.
Aloha MAP Ho'ike: July 5, 2019 at the Hilton Waikoloa Village Grand Ballroom
Eligibility: Children/Youth over 4years and 8months and up to 17 years of age, enrolled in Ka'u, Konawaena or Kealakehe complex schools.
Ka'u Complex Schools
Ka'u High & Pahala Elementary School
Na'alehu Elementary School
Ka'u Learning Academy PCS
Volcano School Art/Sci PCS
Kealakehe Complex Schools
Waikoloa Elementary & Middle
Kanu o ka Aina NCPCS
West Hawaii Explorations Academy PCS
Konawaena Complex Schools
Ke Kula o Ehunuikaimalino
Kona Pacific PCS
Meals & Snacks
The primary caretaker/legal guardian may indicate and authorize in the Aloha MAP summer program application for their child/youth to participate in the National School Lunch Program Seamless Summer Option (NSLPSSO). Contingent upon NSLPSSO application and approvals, USDA approved nutritious breakfast and lunch meals, serving children/youth through age 18, at no cost to families, may be provided at Konawaena and Kealakehe High School cafeteria.
The primary caretaker/legal guardian is responsible for providing a morning and afternoon snack and bottle of water daily for their child/youth who will participate in NSLPSSO.
In the event that NSLPSSO is unavailable or for the child/youth not participating in NSLPSSO, their primary caretaker/legal guardian is responsible for providing a breakfast, lunch, morning and afternoon snack and bottle of water daily.
The nutritional value and perishability of foods should always be considered.
Transportation to and from the Aloha MAP summer program will not be provided. Transportation arrangements are the responsibility of the primary caretaker/legal guardian.
The Aloha MAP Summer Program has been proposed and is currently in process of becoming licensed under Hawaii Administrative Rules Title 17 Department of Human Services Subtitle 6 Benefit, Employment and Support Services Division Chapter 896 Licensing of Before and After School Child Care Facilities.
Aloha MAP Contact Information:
Lilinoi Grace - Aloha MAP Project Director
Attn: Lilinoi Grace
P.O. Box 394
Holualoa, HI 96725
Phone: (808) 494-5044