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February 21, 2018

Lāhui Rising heading to KS Maui

"Welo Ana E Ka Hae Hawaiʻi: Songs of Aloha ʻĀina" invites one and all on the Valley Isle to learn more about the history of the Hawaiian flag and learn mele aloha ʻāina.

February 12, 2018

New grade levels, new courses this summer at KS Maui

Hālau ‘O Kapikohānaiāmālama has expanded options for summer including dual-credit and wayfinding courses for high schoolers. Register by Feb. 15.

January 12, 2018

KSM 8th Grade Mixed Media Class participates in the Memory Project

This year, Mrs. Barsamian’s 8th Grade Mixed Media Class participated in an international service-learning project known as the Memory Project. The Memory Project is a nonprofit organization that invites art teachers and their students to raise money and create portraits for youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges, such as neglect, abuse, loss of parents, and extreme poverty. The portraits help the children feel valued and important.

January 10, 2018

New grad requirements show commitment to Hawaiian identity and consistent educational experience

Starting with the class of 2022, students across Kamehameha Schools campuses will have the same graduation requirements, founded on the achievement of the E Ola! Learner Outcomes.

October 24, 2017

KS Maui Campus, Maui regional office closed Oct. 24, will reopen Wednesday

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 17, 2017

National Safe Schools Week initiative celebrates student safety

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.

April 12, 2017

Waʻa Wednesday: Papa Hoʻokele takes KSM haumāna on voyage to Makahiki

Nine KS Maui haumāna participated in the Papa Hoʻokele program, learning wayfinding and voyaging, culminating with a voyage to Molokaʻi for Kā Makahiki Molokaʻi.

March 1, 2017

KS Maui staffers share first two Lent devotionals

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.

February 28, 2017

Dr. Scott Parker named new poʻo kula for KS Maui

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.

February 10, 2017

Pili Project takes learning outdoors for KSM freshmen

Kamehameha Schools gives haumāna new and innovative learning opportunities, while connecting them to their culture and to the ʻāina through projects like The Pili Project, helping to cultivate a strong Native Hawaiian identity.

January 24, 2017

Student helpline expanded tri-campus and to preschools

After a pilot with KS Maui, Hiʻikua Student Helpline is now available for all Kamehameha preschool and K-12 campus students.

January 12, 2017

KS Maui students provide ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi labels at Pukalani Superette

KS Maui students from the Ola Nā Iwi club provided labels in ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi that are being used at Pukalani Superette.

December 8, 2016

KS Maui launches new brand of summer school program for 2017

Kamehameha Schools Maui will open Hālau ʻO Kapikohānaiāmalama, a new 2017 summer school program giving the campus and the community a new way to engage in academic rigor while connecting to cultural experiences, practices and values.

December 8, 2016

KSM a huge success at Nā Mele o Maui

Winning three divisions and the overall award, Kamehameha Schools Maui cleaned up at the 2016 Nā Mele o Maui competition at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater.

November 23, 2016

KSM’s Nobriga is Miss Hula O Nā Keiki 2016

To cultivate a strong Native Hawaiian identity to instill confidence and resiliency in our learners, Kamehameha Schools promotes participation in cultural practices, like hula.

November 8, 2016

KS Maui spreads throughout the island for Pōʻalima ʻUlaʻula

The KS Maui ʻohana recently gathered for its its bi-annual tradition of Pōʻalima ʻUlaʻula (Red Friday). Haumāna strengthened their Native Hawaiian identity by participating in numerous activities across the island.

October 12, 2016

Waʻa Wednesday: Kumu find new ways to connect their classrooms with the voyage

Waʻa to Papa connections have been around since the voyage launch, but a new strategy is hoping to connect learners on a deeper level.

September 7, 2016

Ola Nā Iwi wishes to contribute to thriving lāhui

Kamehameha Schools Maui's "Ola Nā Iwi" is a new club that hopes to instill the importance of Hawaiian culture in upcoming generations.

September 5, 2016

All programs and offices open as usual Tuesday

This message is to confirm that all Kamehameha Schools campuses, preschools, community education programs and business offices will be open as usual on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.

August 4, 2016

Mixed Media Art Class Memory Project

Last year’s KS Maui eighth grade Mixed Media class participated in an international service-learning project, known as the Memory Project.

June 8, 2016

Waʻa Wednesday: The third waʻa in the worldwide voyage

We know about Hōkūleʻa and Hikianalia, but do you know the third waʻa in the worldwide voyage?

May 20, 2016

Ensemble hits the big time

Tony Award-winning vocalist Idina Menzel invites KS Maui Hawaiian Ensemble students onstage during performances at The Best of IBM employee recognition event in Wailea.

May 18, 2016

Paddlers compete at World Sprints in Australia

Several students paddled in the 2016 IVF Vaʻa World Elite and Club Sprints Championships in Queensland, Australia. Ashley-Anne “Kahaiā” Morishita, Shayna Tamanaha, Kylie Pastor, Abby Kaina, Hailey Kalama and Tiyanni Mahi were among the students from Kamehameha to go.

May 18, 2016

KS Maui seniors share their post-graduation plans

Where are they going? What are they majoring in? Where do they see themselves in 10 years? Five KS Maui seniors share their plans for the future.

May 2, 2016

KS Maui seniors sweep the awards at ‘Aha Mele

KS Maui seniors swept all of the awards at the campus’ annual ‘Aha Mele, winning the song contest’s overall award – Ka Maka o ka Ihe – for the second year in a row.

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