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.
December 08, 2016
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 08, 2016
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.
December 01, 2016
KS Resource Centers statewide offer help with college scholarships and federal aid applications. Special workshops are slated for Saturdays, Dec. 3 and January 14 at KS' Community Learning Center at Nānākuli.
July 22, 2016
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.
May 20, 2016
KS Hawaiʻi senior Kaluhikaua Kaʻapana’s legacy project connects Native Hawaiian schools in a day full of learning and growing together.
May 18, 2016
Hōkūleʻa collects another historic moment as it reaches Washington D.C. and is joined by a tri-campus delegation from KS.
April 15, 2016
Free gently used KS furniture and supplies are available at the station for Kamehameha departments and educational collaborators, in an effort to reduce KS’ ecological footprint.
April 13, 2016
Say “strategy and innovation,” and most people envision something new and groundbreaking. What do these words mean at KS, and why were they selected as the name of one of the organization’s newest groups?
March 22, 2016
KS Executive Strategy Consultant and Hōkūleʻa crew member Dr. Shawn Kanaʻiaupuni shares her story of arriving in Havana, Cuba as part of the Mālama Honua Worldwide Voyage.
February 18, 2016
Staff volunteers are needed for the upcoming Wai‘anae Coast Keiki Spring Fest slated for Friday, April 15 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wai‘anae District Park.
February 17, 2016
KS preschools were renamed Nā Kula Kamaliʻi ʻo Kamehameha to reflect the current ʻōlelo Hawai‘i naming conventions of Kamehameha campuses and educational programs, and to ensure alignment with the overall Education System structure.
February 03, 2016
A Kamehameha Schools ‘āina-based collaboration is teaching college students to be wise stewards of Hawaiʻi’s precious cultural resources.
January 29, 2016
KS has transformed its former commercial property at Keauhou Bay, damaged by the 2011 tsunami, into a natural space filled with lush native Hawaiian foliage.
January 19, 2016
Sustainability Manager Amy Brinker will share information on KS' eco-conscious efforts around energy, water, waste, carbon and ʻāina at the Feb. 9 lunch presentation.
January 11, 2016
Hawaiian-focused charter schools initiate a three-year assessment project to help tell a richer story of student and school success.
January 07, 2016
The first-ever ‘Aimalama Lunar Conference incorporates ʻāina-based learning to share the wisdom of cultural practices informed by the lunar cycle.
December 16, 2015
Former Laupahoehoe Public Charter School Director Alapaki Nahale-a will ensure that KS resources are maximized.
December 03, 2015
KS community partner Paepae o He‘eia invites you to be part of Pani ka Puka (Close the Gap), a monumental community effort to restore the 800-year-old He‘eia Fishpond back to productivity.
December 03, 2015
Eō e nā ‘ohana Kaua‘i! Tell your family and friends to stop by the Waipā Kalo Festival slated for this Sunday, December 6 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The fundraiser benefits the Waipā Foundation, a Kamehameha Schools community collaborator dedicated to restoring the ahupuaʻa of Waipā on Kauaʻi’s north shore.
December 02, 2015
Former Kaua‘i County Housing Director Kamuela Cobb-Adams will ensure that KS resources are maximized within its O‘ahu regions.
December 01, 2015
Sign-ups for KS’ koa tree-planting program on Hawaiʻi island start on Dec. 4. The hands-on experience is open to full-time staff members. All travel, food, and lodging accommodations are provided by KS.
November 24, 2015
KS is a strong supporter of the 10-day festival because nearly 70 percent of Hawaiʻi’s coffee is grown on Kamehameha land.
November 09, 2015
Over 100 KS staffers packed the KP Kaiona Room for the first Pū Pa‘akai lunch presentation about the Community Engagement & Resources Group.
November 05, 2015
KS received approval for a permit to begin the removal of the former Keauhou Beach Hotel and begin construction on a new education facility.
October 29, 2015
Student interns in the program earn three college credits in Hawaiian studies or anthropology and valuable hands-on experience in cultural resource management.
October 23, 2015
KS West Hawaiʻi staffers and agricultural lessees nourish foodies with ‘ono eats and agricultural info.
October 12, 2015
KS has developed a management plan for the North Shore's Anahulu Valley to provide strategic guidance for the siting and development of educational programs, stewardship activities, and traditional and commercial agriculture in this unique landscape.
October 06, 2015
A new KS group will serve as a nexus of education services and ʻāina stewardship within the communities KS seeks to support and elevate throughout the state.
September 03, 2015
A valuable partnership grew when KS Land Assets Manager Joey Char asked KS Kapālama kumu Leah Kihara’s video production class to film a short documentary about mahiʻai (farmers) located within KS’ Punaluʻu Ahupuaʻa Farms.
August 31, 2015
A September 17 public hearing will gather testimony on KS’ special management area use permit for the innovative cultural learning complex.
August 20, 2015
The Hawaiʻi Conservation Conference focused on local land stewardship including the protection of endangered native species.
June 10, 2015
Kamehameha Schools CEO Jack Wong has named Scott Topping as Executive Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer, effective June 10, 2015.
April 20, 2015
Wondering what the latest news is regarding SP2020 planning efforts? Interested in reading the Action Plans created for each of the five goals of the strategic plan? Or maybe you’re interested in perusing the four Regional Plans that have been created so far?
April 01, 2015
As we prepare for a new fiscal year and the official launch of SP2020, I wanted to take a moment to mahalo all of you for your steadiness and contributions as we prepare for change.
August 27, 2014
The Strategic Planning and Implementation and Enterprise Management Services divisions have merged in an effort to focus resources toward the goals and objectives of the KS Strategic Plan 2020.