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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August 3, 2017

KS science kumu shares culture-based teaching techniques with international audience

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.

June 20, 2017

Imanaka named KS director of Communications

Kevin Imanaka has been hired as the new KS director of Communications. Imanaka replaces Kekoa Paulsen, who has moved into a new position with the Communications Group as senior consultant for executive communications.

May 26, 2017

KS earns NAIOP awards for Kakaʻako and Haleʻiwa commercial projects

KS received two awards from the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties Commercial Real Estate Development Association for its commercial projects located in Our Kakaʻako and Haleʻiwa.

April 6, 2017

Truesdell earns national award for Hawaiian culture-based approach

KS Hawaiʻi chemistry teacher Joel Truesdell was recognized with the National Science Teacher Association Shell Science Teaching award.

March 26, 2017

KS staffers share Lent devotionals for weeks four and five

KS Senior Counsel Nāhoa Lucas and VP of Strategy and Innovation Lauren Nahme reflect on how the light of God's love can help us be loving and compassionate toward others, despite their actions or beliefs.

March 10, 2017

KS Hawai‘i staffers share heartfelt mana‘o in Lent devotionals

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.

February 21, 2017

One for the Lāhui

Kamehameha’s Kalani Peʻa dedicates his Grammy award to the students and families that KS serves every day

January 6, 2017

The top 10 KS news stories of 2016

The KS I Mua Newsroom showcased more than 330 stories, photo galleries and videos last year highlighting everything from colorful kumu to community partnerships.

December 8, 2016

Pe‘a honors nā pua a Pauahi with Grammy-nominated album, ‘E Walea’

Hawaiian Resource Coordinator and singer-songwriter Kalani Pe‘a dedicates his debut album to the children of Pauahi and the families KS serves every day.

November 21, 2016

Barcarse named West Hawaiʻi regional director

Former interim KS Culture-Based Education director Kaimana Barcarse will support KS' West HI region from the Kohala end of Laupāhoehoe to the East Kaʻū.

November 9, 2016

KS earns beautification award for cultural design on commercial property

KS received the Kalihi Beautification Award for creating a culturally inspired mural for the Wismettac Asian Foods building on Nimitz Highway.

October 17, 2016

Kealaiki named ʻEwa Regional Director

Nālani Blane Kealaiki oversees O‘ahu’s ‘Ewa region spanning from the Kahauiki ahupua‘a (bordering the ‘ewa end of Kalihi) through the Honouliuli ahupua‘a (bordering Nānākuli).

August 29, 2016

Miller named regional director, North Shore/Windward Oʻahu

Miller works with collaborators in Waialua, Koʻolauloa and Koʻolaupoko to develop region-focused educational programming.

August 11, 2016

Wilhelm reappointed KS trustee

Ho‘omaika‘i to KS Trustee Lance Wilhelm who was reappointed to serve a second five-year term on the trustee board! Wilhelm hopes to use his “window of opportunity” to make a positive impact on KS.

July 11, 2016

Harman is named director of asset management for HI island

Harman will work with KS divisions to implement a collective vision for KS' agricultural, conservation and commercial lands.

June 21, 2016

Green is named director of Enterprise Finance

Adam Green's kuleana includes analyzing KS’ endowment resources and developing financial strategies to support the success of Native Hawaiian learners.

June 8, 2016

Rosete-Medeiros is named regional director for Maui County

Venus Rosete-Medeiros oversees regional planning, strategy and action-oriented implementation throughout Maui, Molokaʻi and Lānaʻi as part of KS' CE&R Group.

June 3, 2016

Ofisa is named regional director for Kaua‘i and Ni‘ihau

She will lead community collaboration efforts to collectively develop and sustain impactful programs, services and investments for Native Hawaiians.

May 31, 2016

KS Data Center verifies 100,000 Hawaiian learners

Ho‘oulu Hawaiian Data Center ancestry verification has opened doors of opportunity to KS educational programs as well as local and national programs that serve indigenous peoples.

May 27, 2016

Nā Hōkū Hanohano nominees perpetuate haku mele tradition

Five members of the KS ‘ohana have been recognized for their original compositions as nominees in the Haku Mele category of the 39th Annual Nā Hōkū Hanohano Awards.

May 6, 2016

Nā Pua a Pauahi honor their most influential teachers

In celebration of National Teacher Appreciation Week, nā pua a Pauahi (the flowers or children of Pauahi) generously share their sentiments about their most influential KS kumu and mentors.

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.

March 24, 2016

Share KS’ Easter devotional: ‘Conquering Life’s Challenges’

KS Hawaiʻi Associate Athletic Director Nelson Wong shares his manaʻo on harnessing the power to overcome obstacles as Christ did on Easter.

March 23, 2016

Share Good Friday’s Lent devotional: ‘Life in Forgiveness’

KS Community Relations Director Kau‘i Burgess shares her manaʻo on forgiveness as part of this week’s Lent devotional.

March 18, 2016

Share this week’s Lent devotional: ‘Listening to God’

KS Vice President of Communications Kevin Cockett and KS Maui senior Jrae Viela share their manaʻo on the many ways God speaks to them, as part of this week’s Lent devotional.

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