November 2, 2017
KS was awash with pink in late October – from keiki and kumu to staffers and cityscapes – all to culminate Breast Cancer Awareness month. Learn about breast cancer prevention and read the stories of KS Warriors in Pink and their triumph over the disease.
October 30, 2017
KS stewards some of the most fertile and valuable agricultural land in Hawai‘i and is engaged in an ongoing effort to lease those lands to talented farmers in support of the state’s sustainable agriculture movement, and ongoing education and training for this new generation of farmers.
October 26, 2017
KS is moving forward with the next phase of transforming Kahalu‘u Ma Kai into a world-class educational and cultural center. The public should be aware of construction activities in the vicinity of the hotel.
October 24, 2017
UPDATE (5:35 p.m.): Power has been restored to the KS Maui campus, KS Maui regional office in Wailuku as well as ʻAʻapueo and Paukūkalo preschools; all will reopen Wednesday.
October 19, 2017
Early learning providers in Hāna gather to map out strategies to benefit the educational needs of Hāna keiki. This first-time collaboration is seizing on opportunities while working to overcome challenges.
October 17, 2017
Safe Schools Week provides a good reminder about the importance placed on safety and the need to consistently raise awareness to build a culture of safety.
October 16, 2017
The integration of math, science, architecture, engineering and other academic principles into the cultural website enables students to see the real-world relevance of their classroom curriculum.
October 13, 2017
Ke Kula ʻo Samuel M. Kamakau Laboratory Public Charter School Director Dr. Meahilahila Kelling received the KS Native Hawaiian Community Educator of the Year award for two decades of advancing Native Hawaiian education.
October 10, 2017
Download “Mohala i ka wai...” the largest, most comprehensive study of Hawaiian culture-based education completed in Hawaiʻi! The KS study confirms that HCBE is positively associated with student socio-emotional outcomes, which in turn support educational and lifelong achievements!
October 2, 2017
The community event and blessing also included Kamehameha Publishing donating more than 600 books to Kekaha Elementary School to fill its library and classrooms.
September 27, 2017
Fifth grade students at KS Hawaiʻi send a message of hope, aloha and perseverance through mele (song) to Texans impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
September 20, 2017
The journey focused on aloha ʻāina as a foundation for relationships, education, leadership, well-being and research as part of UH's Aloha ʻĀina Master of Education in Curriculum Studies program.
September 19, 2017
KS Hawaiʻi Dean of Studies Dr. Clint Anderson's slam poetry performance serves as a voice for a new University of Hawaiʻi “Be a Hero, Be a Teacher.” campaign.
September 15, 2017
Participants in the collaborative workshop brought to life beloved mo‘olelo ranging from the tale of Hi‘iakaikapoliopele to the legend of Kamapua‘a.
September 14, 2017
Kevin Greenwell will help ensure the achievement of appropriate risk-adjusted returns within KS’ 1,500 acres of the commercial real estate portfolio.
August 29, 2017
KS is closer to selecting a lessee to oversee operations and harvesting of over 10,000 acres of forest on Hawai‘i island's Hāmākua Coast.
August 28, 2017
With community kōkua, KS helped to return water to Maui's Kahoma Stream. Kalo was recently planted in the stream for the first time in more than 100 years thanks to a team of community volunteers.
August 25, 2017
The annual tradition introduces the spiritual theme for 2017-2018 and celebrates the start of the school year through song, dance and inspiring words.
August 23, 2017
KSK ʻ15 alum Kaulana Apelu is awarded a full football scholarship in a surprise presentation at Oregon football practice.
August 22, 2017
KS Kapālama seniors are soliciting service providers interested in receiving help. If you know of an organization with a service project that needs manpower contact information is provided.
August 21, 2017
Elliot Mills has been selected by the state Probate Court as the newest member of the Kamehameha Schools Board of Trustees. He replaces former Trustee Janeen-Ann Olds and will begin his term on Oct. 1, 2017.
August 17, 2017
Hālau ʻĪnana programs will focus on Native Hawaiian leadership development, social entrepreneurship, and innovation to support students as they transition from high school to college and onto careers.
August 9, 2017
Using the hashtag #kanakaleader, KS teamed up with Hawaii Business magazine, OHA, ‘Ōiwi TV, and Kanaeokana to spur a social media conversation by posting the Facebook question: “Who are our next-generation kanaka leaders?”
August 7, 2017
This summer, 62 Wai‘anae Coast high school juniors earned college credits at the University of Hawai‘i West O‘ahu campus with help from the new Early College Summer Scholars program.
August 3, 2017
Educators worldwide continue to brainstorm methods to incorporate culture into classroom curriculum – something KS Hawai‘i chemistry kumu Joel Truesdell has been doing for decades.