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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Pomai Apana gives with Pauahi

KS’ Summer Explorations program was a life-changing experience for Pomai Apana – a 1997 graduate of the Sacred Hearts Academy. The weeklong cultural learning opportunity laid the foundation for her personal identity, and ignited her desire to advance the Hawaiian culture, language and people.

Kamehameha Schools continues its global search for visionary leaders to fill the crucial elementary, middle and high school po‘o kumu (principal) roles at its Kapālama, O‘ahu campus.
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In an effort to share ‘ōlelo Hawai‘i with interested learners, from keiki to kūpuna, throughout the islands and around the globe, Kanaeokana and KS have partnered with the language education platform Duolingo to make the language accessible to a larger community of people who are eager to learn it. See story »

The Native Hawaiian Community Educator of the Year award recognizes visionary education leaders in Hawai‘i who create learning environments that successfully engage Native Hawaiian learners. See story »

The 10.85-acre project, located on land owned by Kamehameha Schools in Lahaina, can offer up to 2.87 megawatts solar power to Maui Electric’s grid at 11.06 cents per kilowatt-hour. See story »

For Dr. David Mattson, a 1989 Kamehameha Schools graduate, the motivation to serve others is the result of the people and experiences that have shaped his life. See story »

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Kamehameha Schools (KS) announced a landmark agreement in which KS will audit over 3,000 properties spanning more than 365,000 acres to identify and close large-capacity cesspools (LCCs). See story »

Kamehameha Schools Kapālama hosted the “Kalihi Bowl” between the Warriors and Farrington Governors as part of last week’s homecoming celebration. See story »

Kamehameha Schools will be hosting three Warrior Networking events on Hawai‘i Island on Sept. 26-27. These events offer alumni an opportunity to connect with other alumni and learn about how KS and its community partners are serving the West and East Hawai‘i regions. See story »

In advance of tonight’s Homecoming matchup with the Governors, KS welcomed Farrington to the Kapālama campus to celebrate the schools’ long-standing gridiron rivalry.

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KS is sharing stories about its campuses, and partnering with ʻohana to help their keiki become the best ʻōiwi leader they can be for the lāhui and beyond. See story »

On Sept. 12, over 50 Kamehameha Schools alumni from a variety of professions returned to the Kapālama campus to share their ‘ike, or knowledge, with more than 1,300 students in grades 9-11. See story »

Get news about births, weddings and other personal and professional alumni achievement.

See photos from Alumni Week gatherings and other class events.

January 18, 2018

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September 19, 2016

ON SUSTAINABILITY

World Conservation Congress: An eye-opening, heart-warming experience

July 25, 2016

DATA MATTERS

Academic progress is important, but it’s not the only thing we care about

July 5, 2016

HA‘I‘ŌLELO A KE KAHU

Living with Mercy and Grace

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