The Legacy of a princess

Kamehameha Schools was founded by the will of Bernice Pauahi Bishop, the great-granddaughter of Kamehameha the Great.

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Nā haliʻa aloha no Daniel Kahikina Akaka KSK’42

Members of the Kamehameha ‘ohana share nā hali‘a aloha – cherished memories – of the late U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Akaka: one as a music kumu, another as a family member, and the other as a colleague and friend.

Kamehameha Schools and Oceanit – a major advocate for introducing computer coding to Hawai‘i schools – were recently awarded the Social Impact Entrepreneur of the Year by the Hawai‘i Venture Capital Association. See story »

Nearly 1,000 community members, collaborators and volunteers were at today's Wai‘anae Coast Keiki Spring Fest, which connected Waiʻanae Coast keiki and their parents with educational, developmental, and health service providers. See story »

Culture-based learning was at the heart of a lesson on Hawaiian fish pond care at Waiāhole loko iʻa near Keaukaha on Hawai‘i island. See story »

Three KS Kapālama seniors earned national recognition in the prestigious Scholastic Art and Writing Competition.
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The Kamehameha Schools-sponsored event connects Waiʻanae Coast keiki and their parents with educational, developmental, and health service providers in their community. See story »

Members of I Nui Ke Aho, a North Shore-based non-profit, recently exchanged cultural knowledge with navigators from Rapa Nui at Kahōkūwelowelo, a heiau on Kamehameha Schools ‘āina in Kawailoa. See story »

Kamehameha Schools alumni will share their passion for hula, Hawaiian language and culture at the festival’s hula competition held from Thursday, April 5 through Saturday, April 7. See story »

KS Hawaiʻi’s Merrie Monarch 2018 video “Ka Hoʻoilina o Kaʻahumanu” shares significant moments in the aliʻiʻs life, including her marriage to Kamehameha and the ending of the ʻaikapu.
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KS is leading the way to a greener and more health-conscious future for schools across the nation as part of the Arc + Schools program run by the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council, creator of the LEED green building program. See story »

Directed and produced by KS Kapālama alumni Ciara Lacy and Beau Bassett, the film chronicles the experience of Hawaiian inmates at the Saguaro Correctional Center in Arizona which was built specifically to house men convicted of crimes in Hawai‘i. See story »

Be inspired by KS Maui Christian Education Instructor Monica Mata and KS Kapālama Christian Education Instructor Ann Young as they share how they achieved pono pilina with Ke Akua. See story »

Get news about births, weddings and other personal and professional alumni achievement.

See photos from Alumni Week gatherings and other class events.

January 18, 2018

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HelpGuide.org a good mental and emotional help resource

September 19, 2016

ON SUSTAINABILITY

World Conservation Congress: An eye-opening, heart-warming experience

July 25, 2016

DATA MATTERS

Academic progress is important, but it’s not the only thing we care about

July 5, 2016

HA‘I‘ŌLELO A KE KAHU

Living with Mercy and Grace

March 9, 2018

KS Kapālama Elementary School surpasses $1 million raised participating in Jump Rope for Heart

February 16, 2018

Kamehameha Schools and Plaintiffs Agree on Settlement of Browne Litigation

February 14, 2018

KS Hawaiʻi rock opera tells the story of election between Kalākaua and Emma