January 09, 2017
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.
November 14, 2016
Education safety specialists provide students and staff with training and guidance on proper ways to handle tools when working on the ʻāina.
October 27, 2016
Kapālama Preschool serves families from Pearl City to Hawaiʻi Kai. The complex recently opened its doors to 80 keiki and 12 kumu and teaching assistants.
September 23, 2016
Seven KS Kapālama elementary teachers earn Master of Education degrees in curriculum studies as part of the two-year program.
September 20, 2016
Dr. Holoua Stender presents Nā Kula ‘o Kamehameha with a Tri-Campus Education Tactical Plan to journey KS campuses forward.
September 07, 2016
Guided by cultural principles and practices KS Community Engagement and Resources leaders gathered for the summer solstice to secure mana for their work ahead.
July 14, 2016
Middle School Principal Scott De Sa has been tapped to serve as associate head of school for the Hawaiʻi campus. Former KSK Vice Principal Renee Martin will serve as interim poʻo kumu.
June 30, 2016
Joy “Hauʻoli” Motta is the first poʻokumu (principal) for KS Hawaiʻi’s fourth kula, Hālau Kupukupu Innovations Academy.
April 27, 2016
A KS collaboration with Castle High School, Poʻokela Academy, will soon complete a historical project initiated last year.
March 31, 2016
Workshop participants receive a free classroom energy kit valued at $300 and reimbursement for substitute teacher costs. Sign-up for April 12 workshop on Oʻahu.
March 01, 2016
Meet KS Maui PE teacher and athletic coach Lemoe Tua who triumphed over adversity to land the career of his dreams! His story is one of many being shared as part of “I Mua Kamehameha.”
February 09, 2016
Attention Maui and Hawaiʻi island teachers! The free workshops will focus on integrating energy education into your curriculum and include a classroom kit valued at over $300.
January 08, 2016
The KS ‘ohana bids a fond “Ā hui hou” to Head of Schools Dr. Rod Chamberlain who has served Pauahi’s legacy since 2001, when he joined KS as founding headmaster of KS Maui.
April 17, 2015
Lauren Nahme brings seasoned expertise, deep passion for the children Kamehameha serves and a clear understanding of KS’ visioning and strategic planning processes to the executive team.
February 23, 2015
KS Hawai‘i science academy teacher Layne Richards is one of ten Hawai‘i finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
December 08, 2014
A four-vice-principal structure cultivates close relationships between students and administrators at the largest high school in the country.
August 19, 2014
Longtime KS Kapālama campus administrator and high school principal Julian K. Ako will retire at the end of this school year after 35 years of service. He has held his current position since 2005.
July 31, 2014
Seven KS staffers were among the first cohort to graduate from UH’s new Doctorate of Education Professional Education Practice program. UH grants several kinds of PhD degrees in education, but this is the first time it has granted EdD degrees.
June 02, 2014
Congratulations to Misty Albarado and RoseAnn Calabrese who will each take home a bag of Buddha’s Cup Kona coffee grown on KS agricultural land in Hualālai!
May 26, 2014
Learn about land and put a prize in your hand! KS is sponsoring a trivia contest to raise awareness of its Strategic Agricultural Plan.
March 13, 2014
Learn about KS' commitment to changing the culture of education on the Wai‘anae Coast at a Ka Pua Initiative open house on Wednesday, March 19 in the KP Kaiona Room.
November 04, 2013
Livingston “Jack” Wong has been named the vice president for legal services and general counsel for Kamehameha Schools. He replaces Colleen Wong, who retired from Kamehameha Schools on Oct. 18.
October 31, 2013
On the 130th anniversary of the signing of Pauahi's will, Kamehameha Schools broke ground on Phase I of a new community learning center in Mā‘ili.
July 30, 2013
KS’ Community-Based Early Childhood Education ʻohana gathered to honor Princess Pauahi and their division’s 58 dedicated service awardees.
June 13, 2013
Former Moanalua Boys Varsity basketball coach Greg Tacon has been hired as the head boys basketball coach at Kamehameha Schools Kapālama.
May 13, 2013
The 2013 Kamehameha Schools Educational Technology Conference for Educators is coming up, on June 4 and 5, with the registration deadline nearing on May 22. To register, go to: http://blogs.ksbe.edu/edtechconference2013/. Registration is limited to the first 400 registrants.
May 01, 2013
KS’ ‘Āina-Based Education Department held its ‘Āina Ulu ‘aha, gathering ‘āina-based collaborators on KS land in He‘eia. [Video]
October 05, 2012
Over 500 guests, including renown Hawaiian leaders, cultural practitioners and Polynesian royalty attended the opening of the Ka‘iwakīloumoku Hawaiian Cultural Center.
September 17, 2012
The KS float in Saturday’s Aloha Festivals Parade will feature cascading waterfalls, fields of kalo and the lovely hula hands of staffers...
August 30, 2012
Terry Kelly was recently appointed director of KS’ Community-Based Early Childhood Education (CBECE) Division.
August 27, 2012
Keawe Liu has been selected as the new executive director for Ke Ali‘i Pauahi Foundation.
August 23, 2012
Reverend Ruth Farrell has been named as the new kahu (chaplain) for the Kamehameha Schools Hawai‘i campus, po‘o kula Dr. Holoua Stender announced today.