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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.

Category: Kapalama

January 9, 2017

Dr. Taran Chun is new poʻo kula for KS Kapālama

The new head of school is a 1995 Kamehameha Schools graduate, who most recently served as principal of Mountain View High School in Orem, Utah.

December 16, 2016

Advent Week 4: “E hoʻohaʻahaʻa i ka hele ʻana me ke Akua.” Walk humbly with God.

KS Hawai‘i Kahu Kaunaloa Boshard shares how fishing with his father as a child taught him a lesson in humility, and reflects on how God sent the humble baby Jesus to demonstrate what true servant leadership really looks like.

December 9, 2016

Advent Week 3:  Huikala a Ho‘oku‘u:  Forgiveness is Extending Grace

KS Kapālama Kahu Kordell Kekoa shares how forgiveness of ourselves and others can lead to inner peace.

December 7, 2016

Remembering Pearl Harbor

Living History Day event uncovers amazing KS connections to the bombing of Pearl Harbor and a new exhibit at Midkiff depicts the impacts of World War II on KS.

December 7, 2016

Waʻa Wednesday – Journey along the U.S. East Coast complete

While Hōkūleʻa reaches Miami and heads for warmer waters on her journey back to Hawaiʻi, she still builds important relationships abroad and at home.

December 2, 2016

Advent Week 2:  The journey to God’s promise can be a test of patience and faith

Kamehameha Schools Kapālama Athletics Relations Associate and Head Football Coach Abu Ma‘afala shares how patience – while oftentimes painful – has its rewards.

November 25, 2016

Advent Week 1:  Preparing our hearts and minds for this Holy season

KS envisions its learners to be grounded in Christian and Hawaiian values. Nā kahu o Kamehameha created Hawaiian-focused Advent devotionals for haumāna and others to celebrate the coming of Christmas.

September 23, 2016

KS kumu earn M.Ed. degrees as part of UH’s inaugural Aloha ʻĀina cohort

Seven KS Kapālama elementary teachers earn Master of Education degrees in curriculum studies as part of the two-year program.

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 15, 2016

KS K-12 and Kipona applications for 2017-18 available

Applications for KS’ K-12 program, and for the Kipona K-12 Scholarship program for the 2017-18 school year, are now available online at www.ksbe.edu/admissions. The deadline to apply is September 30, 2016.

August 1, 2016

KSK alum Christenson set to lead U.S. Olympic volleyball team

When the Rio Olympics begin this week, 2011 KS Kapālama graduate Micah Christenson will represent the United States on the men's volleyball team, fulfilling a life-long dream for the former Warriors two-sport star.

July 26, 2016

KS and UH launch four-year scholarship program for Native Hawaiian students

Makalapua Naʻauao is a unique four-year pilot scholarship program that aims to increase the four-year graduation rate of Native Hawaiian students.

July 22, 2016

Mānoa Academy provides dual-credit opportunity for KS Kapālama students

KS Kapālama partners with the UH Mānoa College of Social Sciences to offer a dual-credit summer program allowing students to earn college credits in English and political science.

July 18, 2016

National competition sparks history appreciation in students

Communications Group intern Kamaile Patton, a soon-to-be KSK senior, shares the value of history in making critical decisions for the future.

June 17, 2016

KSK Alumni Week celebrates the unique bond among nā pua a Pauahi

May 20, 2016

Dr. Scott Parker named interim hope po‘o kula for KS Kapālama

Interim Po‘o Kula Debbie Lindsey has announced Dr. Scott Parker as the Interim Hope Po‘o Kula for Kamehameha Schools Kapālama.

May 18, 2016

Waʻa Wednesday: Cross-cultural exchanges in Washington D.C.

Hōkūleʻa collects another historic moment as it reaches Washington D.C. and is joined by a tri-campus delegation from KS.

May 18, 2016

KS Kapālama seniors share their plans after graduation

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

May 17, 2016

KSK middle schoolers witness the innovation and impact of Our Kakaʻako

Their urban huakaʻi included a visit to SALT at Our Kakaʻako, interaction with business owners, and a kūkākūkā with KS Trustee Lance Wilhelm.

May 13, 2016

Kapi‘olani Nui dorm gets portrait of namesake

In what started as a way to decorate plain wall space within its interior, the girls of the Kapi‘olani Nui dormitory, on the Kamehameha Schools Kapālama campus, got a focal point and way of honoring its dorms’ namesake.

April 18, 2016

KSK English kumu Jim Slagel is a righteous role model for students

KS Kapālama High School English teacher Jim Slagel shows his true colors both in and out of the classroom through servant leadership and personal style.

April 4, 2016

Haleʻiwa Store Lots showcases KS alumni entertainers Kamakana and Oliveira

The KS retail center has become a stage for local artists to showcase their talents and pay homage to Hawaiian mele and hula.

March 18, 2016

Juniors earn four awards at the 96th annual song contest

The junior class picked up four awards at the 96th Annual Kamehameha Schools Song Contest Friday night at the Neal Blaisdell Center. The theme of this year’s event was: ʻO Hawaiʻi Kuʻu Kulāiwi, Songs of my beloved homeland.

March 17, 2016

‘Voices of Kamehameha’ connect campus traditions to culture

Kamehameha Schools students share their manaʻo on how campus traditions like Song Contest, Hōʻike and ʻAha Mele allow them to embrace their Native Hawaiian identity.

March 15, 2016

Pop culture is the classroom catalyst for KSK kumu Ray Parker

The middle school social studies kumu collaborates with his teaching team to weave current events and cultural phenomenons into classroom curriculum.

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