Melita Returns to Teaching

The winds of change are upon us at Roots School!  We have a staff announcement to make for the 2017-2018 school year. We are excited to announce that our dear co-Founder Melita Charan will be returning to the classroom this fall!  She will be teaching Grades 5-8 in a part-time capacity,...

Children’s World Fair

January 2017 Aloha from Roots School in Haiku! Once again, it is time to get ready for the annual Children’s World Fair, to be held on Saturday, February 11, 2017, from 2-6 p.m. at Makawao Union Church! This unique public event hosted by Roots School takes Maui’s keiki on...

Atherton Family Foundation

UPDATED July 25, 2017:  Please watch the finished product entitled, “In My Skin”, which was filmed by Akaku.   August 9, 2016 Great news for our middle school, lead by teacher Cassandra Jones! Roots School in Haiku is pleased to announce it has received a $10,000 grant from the...