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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Shaped by Hawai‘i’s place, people and legacy, KS Hawai‘i carries the educational vision of founder Bernice Pauahi Bishop with a unique overlay of cultural grounding, adaptive thinking and building visionary leaders for the next generation, leaders who have an ‘Ōiwi Edge – conscience, adaptive, leading. With state of the art equipment in the arts, sciences and IT, KSH prepares students with 21st century learning skills for the global world of today, alongside the educational innovative thinking and design for tomorrow.

K-12 STEAM learning areas, a 1:1 laptop program and a focus on personalized learning balances the national and international accolades received by students via the performing arts platform, academic clubs and athletic competition at the local, state and national level.

ʻŌiwi Edge is our campus identity unique to Kamehameha Schools Hawaiʻi. Imbued with the mana of this special place, of Ke Aliʻi Pauahi’s lineage to this ʻāina, of the many generations of heroes and innovators who shaped our Hawaiʻi Island communities, and of our own kupuna. ʻŌiwi Edge empowers us with a strong ancestral foundation, worldview and mindsets to actively shape a rapidly changing world with vision, courage, and aloha. ʻŌiwi Edge embodies our shared kuleana to grow ʻōiwi Hawaiʻi learners and leaders who pursue excellence, engage generationally and globally, and ignite their unique passions and talents to serve and uplift their ‘ohana, lāhui and world.


Resources for parents and ‘ohana

KS Hawai‘i
16-716 Volcano Road
Kea‘au, HI 96749
(808) 982-0000

News and announcements

Ka Papa Meaʻai (Lunch Menu)

February 17, 2020

Presidents Day

NO SCHOOL

Mea ‘ai māmā kakahiaka

Presidents Day

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Calendar

Feb
17

Monday, February 17, 2020
No school for students, faculty, and staff. Add to your calendar

Feb
18

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
No school for elementary and middle school students. Add to your calendar

Feb
22

Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 9:00am - 3:00pm
KS Hawaiʻi - Kula Haʻahaʻa campus
The annual KSH PTO celebration returns to the Hawaiʻi campus on 2/22/20 and offers the… Add to your calendar

Feb
25

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Charles Reed Bishop Learning Center
Renowed author, psychologist and children and family expert Dr. Michael Thompson returns to present a… Add to your calendar

Mar
5



Applying to KS Hawai‘i
 
Need help? Contact
our admissions office
or call (808) 982-0100
Hours: 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.
All campus students are eligible to apply for need-based financial aid.
Once your ancestry is verified, you will be considered for preference when you apply.
Please visit or contact our Hilo and Kona offices.