New Waikoloa School kindergarten playground soon to open: Pending DOE approval:

The new playground will suit 80 kindergarten students attending Waikoloa Elementary & Middle School this year. (COURTESY PHOTO/JOHN LANDERS)

WAIKOLOA VILLAGE — On their first day back at school Friday, around 80 kindergarten students at Waikoloa Elementary &Middle School spent recess playing on the first and second graders’ playground.