The Legacy of a princess

Kamehameha Schools was founded by the will of Bernice Pauahi Bishop, the great-granddaughter of Kamehameha the Great.

Pauahi Legacy
News releases
March 9, 2018

KS Kapālama Elementary School surpasses $1 million raised participating in Jump Rope for Heart

February 16, 2018

Kamehameha Schools and Plaintiffs Agree on Settlement of Browne Litigation

February 14, 2018

KS Hawaiʻi rock opera tells the story of election between Kalākaua and Emma

December 29, 2017

Kamehameha Schools invests $1.7 million in Maui, Moloka‘i & Lāna‘i programs

December 29, 2017

Kamehameha Schools invests more than $1.9 million on Kaua‘i and Ni‘ihau

December 29, 2017

Kamehameha Schools invests nearly $7 million in Hawai‘i Island programs, projects

December 29, 2017

Kamehameha Schools invests $24 million in community programs, projects

December 26, 2017

Wayfinding earns Moloka‘i high schoolers college credits

October 26, 2017

Kamehameha Schools moves forward on next phase of Keauhou Beach Hotel removal

October 10, 2017

Dr. Meahilahila Kelling Named Native Hawaiian Community Educator of the Year

September 29, 2017

Kamehameha Schools opens Community Hale in Līhu‘e

August 29, 2017

Kamehameha Schools takes major step toward finding lessee to oversee Hāmākua forestry

August 21, 2017

KS, UH and Chaminade unveil the Hālau ʻĪnana ma Kapaʻakea educational facility in Mōʻiliʻili

August 18, 2017

Kamehameha Schools K-12 and Kipona Applications for 2018-19 Now Available

July 31, 2017

Kamehameha Schools Kapālama receives maximum seven-year WASC/HAIS accreditation

July 30, 2017

Land Board approves ‘safe harbor agreement’ for Keauhou, Kīlauea, Ka‘ū areas on Hawai‘i Island

July 26, 2017

Kamehameha Schools names Kekoa Kaluhiwa senior director of Statewide Operations

July 21, 2017

Honolulu City Council, Mayor Kirk Caldwell Honor 50th Anniversary of Ho‘omāka‘ika‘i

July 10, 2017

Kamehameha Scholars accepts national school counselor award

June 12, 2017

Educational Institution Earns Developer of the Year Award

May 25, 2017

Kamehameha Schools earns NAIOP awards for SALT at Our Kakaʻako and Haleʻiwa Store Lots

May 5, 2017

Kamehameha Schools moves forward with removal of former Keauhou Beach Hotel

March 10, 2017

Pa‘akai Marketplace at SALT at Our Kaka‘ako, MARCH 17-18

February 27, 2017

Dr. Scott Parker named new Poʻo Kula for Kamehameha Schools’ Maui campus

January 24, 2017

Kamehameha Schools Acquires Wailuku Property For Future Maui ‘Gathering Place’

January 11, 2017

The Harold K.L. Castle Foundation and KS grant $2.1 million to Windward Community College

January 3, 2017

New KS Maui Summer School applications now available

January 3, 2017

Hālau Kupukupu Summer Innovations Academy applications now available

November 17, 2016

KS and Board of Education memorandum of understanding paves way for Native Hawaiian success

November 2, 2016

Kamehameha Schools Preschool and Pauahi Keiki Scholars applications now available

October 13, 2016

H. Ka‘umealani K. Walk named Native Hawaiian Community Educator of the Year

October 13, 2016

Dill honored with Order of Ke Aliʻi Pauahi award

September 12, 2016

New Project Brings More Reserved Housing Units to Our Kaka‘ako

August 29, 2016

Kamehameha Schools names Dr. Jamee Miller regional director of North Shore and Windward Oʻahu

August 17, 2016

Agreement sets stage for Kona Village Resort to reopen

August 16, 2016

KS and Assets School Partner to Provide Education for Exceptional and/or Gifted Children

August 7, 2016

Students take to Edinburgh’s Royal Mile to share Hawaiian opera

August 5, 2016

Kamehameha students make history with Hawaiian opera

August 1, 2016

Kamehameha Schools and the Pauahi Foundation announce the 2016 Mahi‘ai Match-Up winners

July 20, 2016

Kamehameha Schools East Hawaiʻi Resource Center New Location

July 12, 2016

Kamehameha Schools names Marissa Harman director of Asset Management for Hawaiʻi island

July 6, 2016

Kamehameha Schools and the Pauahi Foundation announce the 2016 Mahiʻai Match-Up Finalists

June 20, 2016

Kamehameha Schools names Adam Green director of Enterprise Finance

May 26, 2016

Ulima Afoa hired as KS Maui Head Football Coach

May 9, 2016

New $5.5 M Scholarship Partnership with Chaminade to Benefit Students Entering This Fall

April 27, 2016

Kamehameha Schools names Jason Jeremiah director of natural and cultural resources

April 26, 2016

KS and Arizona State partner to increase post-high educational success of Native Hawaiians

April 18, 2016

Abu Ma‘afala hired as KS Kapālama Athletic Relations Associate and Head Football Coach

March 1, 2016

Process to find new KS Kapālama Head of School begins

March 1, 2016

KS Hawaiʻi will stage its third Hawaiian language opera Mar. 10 and 11