E komo mai! Welcome to the Keaukaha Elementary School (KES) website! Keaukaha School was founded in 1930 and provides Preschool- Grade 6 regular education and special educational services. More than ninety percent of KES students are of Hawaiian ancestry. KES is located in the heart of Hawaiian Homestead Lands. The Keaukaha community is one of the first two Hawaiian Homestead Lands established by the Hawaiian Home Commission Act by Prince Jonah Kūhio Kalanianaʻole.