Kahakai Elementary School secures plastic shields for student and teacher desks

  • Kahakai Elementary School principal James Denight shows what a social distance classroom with desk shields will look like for the upcoming school year. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Kahakai Elementary School principal James Denight shows what a social distance classroom with desk shields will look like for the upcoming school year. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

One West Hawaii school is gearing up for reopening on Aug. 4 with an extra layer of protection for students and teachers.