Kamehameha Schools Kapālama values the contributions of volunteers and encourage our KS ʻohana to serve in order to help enrich the overall educational experience of our haumāna. To maintain a safe learning environment for students, staff, and volunteers, Kamehameha Schools requires that individuals submit the following applicable requirements:
To be approved as a volunteer, you must first complete the KS Application to Volunteer that can be found HERE.
Please note that background checks are required. Activities selected should accurately represent your volunteer participation interests for the entire school year, please make your selection(s) appropriately.
If you have any questions you may contact our office at email@example.com.
A criminal history background check may be requested based on the type of activity or frequency of your participation. See matrix below that outlines the requirements based on volunteer activity. If you are asked to consent to a background check, the following provides you with information about KS’ volunteer background check process:
Volunteer training is an annual volunteer requirement, provided through our online training platform called Ka‘i Hana.
Volunteer training for the 2023-2024 school year is now available.
This is an annual requirement and completion of this course will be valid through July 31, 2024.
The following provides you with information on the volunteer training:
TB clearance is required for volunteers who anticipate having contact with K-12 students for more than thirty days cumulatively within a twelve-month period. TB clearance must be issued after age 16 years or within twelve months prior to starting. Documentation of your TB clearance should be re to the Volunteer Program Coordinator (info below) if required.
Kamehameha Schools continues to maintain health and safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and are applicable to volunteers. Please be aware of and follow these guidelines when volunteering on-campus or at a Kamehameha School event.
If you have any questions regarding volunteering with Kamehameha Schools Kapālama, please feel free to contact the KSK Kapālama Volunteer Program:
firstname.lastname@example.org | (808) 842-8659
KS Volunteer Application Form
KS Self Declaration Form
Background Check Process Guide