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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March 20, 2018

Business leaders provide manaʻo to Kāpili ʻOihana Internship Program

Their input will help strengthen the program by giving valuable insight into industry trends that will impact education and employment for the next generation of Native Hawaiian leaders.

February 21, 2018

KS and Lili‘uokalani Trust help build leadership capacity at Native Hawaiian organizations

Lili‘uokalani Trust and Kamehameha Schools recently teamed up to bring facilitative skills training to a diverse group of leaders who serve the Native Hawaiian community.

January 17, 2018

KS professionals share valuable insight with KS Kapālama’s future entrepreneurs

Kamehameha School staffers based at Kawaiahaʻo Plaza recently guest spoke with the haumāna in KS Kapālama High School’s entrepreneurship class to share important topics about starting a business in Hawaiʻi.

January 15, 2018

HR student internships build real-world skills

Applications will soon be accepted for KS summer internships in our Human Resources, Information Technology and Facilities Development and Support divisions. Meet some of our recent interns and see what they gained from this amazing hands-on learning opportunity.

December 07, 2017

KP snack machine proceeds benefit Pauahi Foundation

In addition to offering 'ono snacks options, Alaka‘i Vending will donate a portion of its sales to the Pauahi Foundation without raising previous snack prices!

October 27, 2017

‘Pink for Pauahi’ raises awareness of breast cancer prevention

In honor of our founder and her courageous battle with cancer, Kamehameha Schools is culminating national Breast Cancer Awareness month with “Pink for Pauahi,” dedicated to raising awareness of breast cancer and its prevention.

October 18, 2017

Nahme to share winning negotiating techniques at HI Business Wahine Forum

KS Strategy and Innovation VP Lauren Nahme will be part of a panel of prominent woman leaders sharing their mana‘o at the Oct. 26 Wahine Forum, the state's largest leadership and career development conference for women.

October 02, 2017

Kamehameha Schools opens Community Hale in Līhu‘e

The community event and blessing also included Kamehameha Publishing donating more than 600 books to Kekaha Elementary School to fill its library and classrooms.

August 21, 2017

Trustee Message: New Trustee named by court

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 11, 2017

Service awardees share their cherished memories

When 55-year service awardee Mickie Ceberano joined KS in 1962, she remembers hand-cranking mimeograph machines and hearing the clickety-clack of manual typewriters echoing in the school halls.

July 25, 2017

Kaluhiwa named senior director of Statewide Operations

The former first deputy of the DLNR replaces Sydney Keliʻipuleʻole, who retires this week after 30 years of service to KS.

July 24, 2017

Wong to share mana‘o with next-gen leaders at HI Business Leadership Conference

KS CEO Jack Wong will be among a panel of prominent executives discussing the skills and traits needed to become an effective leader at the July 27 conference.

July 19, 2017

KS staffers to celebrate service anniversaries

Service Awards season is here! This year, the KS ‘ohana will celebrate the service anniversaries of 364 staffers serving Pauahi’s legacy for five to 55 years! Get the details on the upcoming Service Awards ceremonies and

June 28, 2017

What’s your real age?

Download the Sharecare app to discover your RealAge® and unlock personalized programs, resources and guidance to help you live a longer, healthier life!

June 09, 2017

Our Kakaʻako to celebrate SALT dedication with Hōkūleʻa homecoming and Night + Market

The mega block party slated for Saturday, June 17 from 5-10 PM will include ‘ono food, entertainment, Mālama Honua video highlights, and a special screening of Disney’s “Moana.”

April 04, 2017

New online system will streamline processes for KS program applicants

The system will serve as an online portal enabling KS program applicants to track their admissions and financial aid applications, fulfill their enrollment requirements, and view and make payments to their accounts.

March 30, 2017

Less red tape and more trust are reflected in revamped KS procedures

Airline upgrades, meal allowances and employee gifts are just some of the work-related issues whose processes were streamlined and simplified as part of the KS policies and procedures revamp.

January 31, 2017

Revamped Code of Conduct reflects KS values, purpose

KS trustees and executive leaders want to empower employees to make pono (proper) decisions, entrusting that they will align themselves with KS values before they act.