All Pearl City graduates will be responsible citizens in the 21st century world of globalization, rapidly expanding technology and increasing cultural diversity.


The Highlands Intermediate faculty and staff will ensure that all Highlands learners will:

  1. Read and write at or above grade level
  2. Be prepared for 9th grade algebra
  3. Use technology to extend learning in all content areas
  4. Demonstrate responsible citizenship through service learning


  1. The Family Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
  2. Hawaii Department of Education
  3. Smarter Balanced Assessment Information
  4. PTSA Parent's Guide to Student Success
  5. Water Pollution Prevention

Welcome To Highlands Intermediate School


8th Grade Team Bonding day, Friday, September 4

Flu Clinic Forms

Reminder: All Flu Forms are due in the Health Room by Friday, September 4, 2015.

Free or Reduced Lunch Meal Applications

Free or Reduced Lunch meal applications are available online at Families that had free/reduced priced meals last year MUST turn in a new application for this new school year. Your child's meal status will continue through September 10, 2015 only. If no new application is received prior to 9/10/15, your "status" will default to full price.Thank you!

No Left Turn

Please note the No Left Turn signs entering and exiting HIS during the morning and afternoon hours. Traffic on Hoolaulea Street is very heavy during these times and creates a hazardous situation when trying to make the left turn. Thank you!

Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act

Upcoming Events

8th Grade Team Bonding, Friday, September 4.

Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2015