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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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KS releases FY 2016 Annual Report

During fiscal year 2016, KS focused on deepening cultural vibrancy, building better community relationships, and forging stronger educational partnerships for Native Hawaiian learning.

KS has partnered with the Castle Foundation to grant $2.1 million to Windward Community College to expand its successful Early College High School program which helps Windward Oʻahu students earn college credits while attending high school. See story »

The freshmen class of 2020 became the first 9th grade class since 2006 to win both the combined class competition and the outstanding musical performance at the 97th Annual Kamehameha Schools Song Contest Friday night at the Neal Blaisdell Center. See story »

Nāhiku, a group of students from Kamehameha Schools Kapālama and Samuel M. Kamakau Public Charter School come together to represent Hawaiʻi as Hōkūleʻa arrives in Rapa Nui. See story »

For 97 years, the Kamehameha Schools Song Contest has brought the Kapālama campus together in a night to celebrate mele and connect its haumāna to a shared Hawaiian heritage and culture. Watch it live on Friday, March 17!
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Lent can offer you a chance to overcome anxiety or heal a broken heart. Learn how in these Lent devotionals shared by KS Hawai‘i Elementary School Principal Dr. Kathleen Werner and Kahu Kaunaloa Boshard. See story »

In a first-of-its-kind national honor for a community education program, the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) has selected Kamehameha Scholars as a Recognized ASCA Model Program. See story »

The general manager of The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach leads his team with authenticity and aloha, encouraging them to embrace Hawaiian culture and values. See story »

As the Mālama Honua worldwide voyage is coming to a close, the next generation of navigators prepares by taking on one of the most challenging legs to Rapa Nui. See story »

KS Maui Kahu Kalani Wong reflects on Jesus’ selfless gift to us in his Ash Wednesday message, and Christian Education Instructor Kanani Franco shares her mana‘o on fasting during Lent. See story »

Dr. Scott Parker has been named Poʻo Kula (Head of School) for Kamehameha Schools Maui campus. Parker is currently interim Hope Poʻo Kula (Assistant Head of School) at KS’ Kapālama campus. See story »

Kamehameha Schools Hawaiʻi's annual, all-school performance will feature two works of historical fiction written by Clarence Waipa. See story »

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See photos from Alumni Week gatherings and other class events.

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 20, 2017

Kamehameha Schools still planning on building complex, despite delays

March 20, 2017

HOSA at UH Hilo sending 12 to State Leadership Conference

March 20, 2017

4 Big Island Schools Receive Environmental Project Funding

March 10, 2017

Pa‘akai Marketplace at SALT at Our Kaka‘ako, MARCH 17-18

February 27, 2017

Dr. Scott Parker named new Poʻo Kula for Kamehameha Schools’ Maui campus

January 24, 2017

Kamehameha Schools Acquires Wailuku Property For Future Maui ‘Gathering Place’