Development in Kakaako does not account for schools
By Andrew Gomes
July 18, 2013
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STAR-ADVERTISER An estimated 50,000 people might live in Kakaako by 2030, up from 12,000 today. And of the five schools serving the area — two elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school — four are outside of Kakaako.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM Royal School at 1519 Queen Emma St. is also at capacity and would not be able to accommodate a population boom in Kakaako.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM Queen Kaahumanu Elementary at 1141 Kinau St. is one of two elementary schools serving the Kakaako area. The school is at capacity.