March 24, 2020
Poʻo Kumu Dr. Tehani Corcoran offers a message to ʻohana about the shifts taking place and a look at Kamehameha Hawaiʻi's Distance Learning Plan for ʻOhana.
February 28, 2020
Recognized students earned a 3.5 GPA or higher for the first semester of school year 2019-2020 and were named to the Poʻo Kula or Poʻo Kumu list.
February 24, 2020
Anahu became the first BIIF boys wrestler to have his hand raised in a final match at the state wrestling championships since 2012.
February 21, 2020
The 2020 Speech Festival is right around the corner, but you can watch the 2019 offering to get ready.
February 10, 2020
Three different pāhana ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi were posted this weekend in honor of Princess Ruth's birthday of February 9.
February 10, 2020
The Hōʻike committee and the Kamoanianilehua Club are taking orders for Hō`ike merchandise. Order by Feb. 14!
January 30, 2020
Warriors earn a seeded berth into the state tournament with a 33-26 victory over HPA to grab the BIIF DII title.
January 28, 2020
Kula Waena and Kula Haʻahaʻa celebrate the founder of the Kamehameha preparatory academy and Pauahi's beloved husband, Charles Reed Bishop.
January 21, 2020
Bishop believed in the transformative power of education and supported many other schools in shaping the future of education in Hawai’i.
January 18, 2020
Hoʻomaikaʻi to the Lono Blue SMITE e-sports team on winning the HHSAA State Championship!
January 10, 2020
KS Hawaiʻi senior Joanne Farias is restarting an after-school track and field program for elementary students as her senior legacy project.
January 02, 2020
Answer the call to recognize and honor our ancestral spaces from Hawaiʻi to the far pillars of Kahiki this summer with Hālau Kupukupu 2020!
December 27, 2019
2018 alumni Kuʻuhiapo Jeong and Jameson Sato star in “Moʻo Huelo: The Tale of a Tail”. Watch their performance from the 2019 KEAKA Hawaiian Language Theater Festival.
December 27, 2019
Register for the Summer 2020 with Hālau Mauli Ola and take the path that best supports your future.
December 18, 2019
Kamehameha Schools founder Ke Ali‘i Bernice Pauahi Bishop cared deeply for her people, her lands, and her culture. It is her lasting legacy that we celebrate on her birthday, December 19.
December 17, 2019
Lehua TV will live broadcast the 2019 Founder's Day Ceremony on Dec. 19 at 9 a.m.
October 23, 2019
Keiki artists in 1st, 2nd and 4th grades will have their works exhibited in the Hawaiʻi Nei Show at the Wailoa Center.
October 14, 2019
Our campus will honor and celebrate our Founder, Ke Aliʻi Bernice Pauahi Bishop, culminating in our annual Walk for Pauahi on Friday.
October 08, 2019
KS Hawaiʻi haumāna and kumu joined Architects Hawaiʻi Ltd. to present last year's Kekuʻiapoiwa Learning Center redesign and some of the learnings and experiences of the new center.
October 07, 2019
KS Hawaiʻi senior Kaddison Quiocho created a new video series for his legacy project hoping to build pilina among students and teachers.
August 23, 2019
Blood Bank of Hawaiʻi recognized the work of the LifeSAVERS for coordinating over 250 donations over the past year.
June 20, 2019
Rising senior and track & field standout Chenoa Frederick is once again named Gatorade Hawaiʻi Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year.
June 18, 2019
The Star Advertiser's high school sports website takes a closer look at the 2019 BIIF football schedule.
May 20, 2019
The graduation ceremony for Kamakaokaniuhi, the Kamehameha Schools Hawaii class of 2019, will be live broadcast on Saturday at 4 p.m.
April 26, 2019
For their annual Merrie Monarch video, haumāna chose to animate the first 28 lines of this sacred chant that connects kanaka to ʻāina.
April 15, 2019
The traveling cast of "The Battle of Kuamoʻo" will debut a new performance of the Hawaiian opera as part of ʻImiloa Astronomy Center's Merrie Monarch Cultural Enrichment Programs on April 24.
April 05, 2019
KS Hawaiʻi kumu Carl Pao and Kawika Eyre's exhibit celebrating Kamehameha ʻEkahi moves to the East Hawaiʻi Cultural Center in April.
March 18, 2019
KS Hawaiʻi HOSA students took home five medals from the state competition.
March 06, 2019
Hoʻomaikaʻi to the 227 kula kiʻekiʻe haumāna named to the Poʻo Kula or Poʻo Kumu list for the 1st semester of SY 2018-2019.
February 22, 2019
Five talented kula waena artists were selected for and three earned special acknowledgements in the East Hawaiʻi Cultural Center’s annual show.
February 21, 2019
Hoʻomaikaʻi to all of our talented kula haʻahaʻa artists were selected for and earned special acknowledgements in the East Hawaiʻi Cultural Center’s annual show.
February 20, 2019
Junior Kalaninui Wilson and sophomore Ewalea Dameg join Loeka in the KWXX studio to share more about Hōʻike 2019.
February 14, 2019
KS Hawaiʻi senior Kaila Ambrosio has put together a soccer showcase event for middle school athletes interested in collegiate soccer.
February 12, 2019
KS Hawaiʻi kumu Carl Pao and Kawika Eyre have put together an exhibit celebrating Kamehameha ʻEkahi, in time for the 200th anniversary of his death.
January 31, 2019
Boys soccer ramped up their offense and tightened their defense on route to a 4-0 rout of Makua Lani to secure a repeat title run.
January 29, 2019
KS Hawaiʻi graduate Daylan-Blake Kalaʻi wrote and released a song a music video called “No Liliʻuokalani” dedicated to Hawaiʻi’s last reigning monarch.
January 24, 2019
KS Hawaiʻi Girls Soccer team won a hard fought 3-2 championship game versus HPA to secure back-to-back titles and the top-seed in the State DII Tournament.
December 14, 2018
The 2018 Hawaiʻi Island Film Festival showcased student videos from KS Hawaiʻi and Hilo High School to allow students to demostrate their creativity and voice.
December 13, 2018
Senior Saesha Hanselman's senior legacy project adds new bins to help reduce waste and repurpose materials.
December 12, 2018
A grand opening of the K-12 Art Showcase for Fall 2018 will be held this Saturday at 2 p.m. The gallery is located in Kamākaʻimoku (Building 1) on our Kula Waena campus.
December 12, 2018
Due to demand, the Toys for Tots donation drive will be extended till next week Tuesday, December 18.
December 10, 2018
The Kula Waena Global Connections Club is selling special items as a fundraiser to help with their participation in Global Summit events in Japan and Australia.
October 08, 2018
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.
July 27, 2018
Frederick, a standout, multiple state and BIIF title winner, is recognized by Gatorade for her athletic excellence, academic achievement and exemplary character.
July 19, 2018
KS Kapālama senior Jake Uyechi is presented with the 2017 AISES Energy Challenge grand prize at the national American Society for Engineering Education convention, for his project inspired by the challenges of kalo farmers.
June 29, 2018
See the speeches from the Class of 2018 and hear the special mele they sung as they became Kamehameha Schools Kapālama graduates.
June 21, 2018
Three students from Kamehameha Schools Kapālama advanced to the finals of the academic quiz show.
June 15, 2018
Seniors Philip Amona and Evan Gates finish in the top 10 in their categories at the 2018 National History Day competition held at the University of Maryland.
June 13, 2018
The graduation ceremony for Kanaloa, the KS Hawaiʻi class of 2018 delivered a number of beautiful moments.
June 08, 2018
Nine students from KS Kapālama qualified for the 2018 National History Day competition in Washington D.C.
May 14, 2018
KS Hawaiʻi and KS Maui students earn top honors at the 2018 HHSAA Track and Field state championships.
May 02, 2018
KS Hawaiʻi kula haʻahaʻa haumāna raised and donated $800 in contributions raised during Pennies for Pauahi to the Pauahi Foundation.
April 12, 2018
Three KS Kapālama seniors earned national recognition in the prestigious Scholastic Art and Writing Competition.
February 26, 2018
KSK senior Tojo Abella won first place at the HAIS district fair and will compete at the Intel Science and Engineering Fair in Pittsburgh.
February 21, 2018
KSH senior Kahiau Kiyuna’s science fair project earned him the UH Hilo Chancellor’s Award, which includes a one-year tuition scholarship to UH Hilo
February 20, 2018
KSHʻs boys soccer team won their first state title with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Kapaʻa on Saturday night.
February 16, 2018
KS Kapālama Robotics team won Flik’s national gingerbread house contest with their Interactive Clock Tower.
February 13, 2018
Nine KS students earned commended student or semifinalist designations by the National Merit Scholarship Program this year.
February 05, 2018
After runner-up finishes in 2016 and 2017, the KS Hawaiʻi team upset a previously unbeaten Saint Francis team to earn the programʻs fifth title.
January 12, 2018
This year, Mrs. Barsamian’s 8th Grade Mixed Media Class participated in an international service-learning project known as the Memory Project. The Memory Project is a nonprofit organization that invites art teachers and their students to raise money and create portraits for youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges, such as neglect, abuse, loss of parents, and extreme poverty. The portraits help the children feel valued and important.
January 10, 2018
Starting with the class of 2022, students across Kamehameha Schools campuses will have the same graduation requirements, founded on the achievement of the E Ola! Learner Outcomes.
September 27, 2017
Fifth grade students at KS Hawaiʻi send a message of hope, aloha and perseverance through mele (song) to Texans impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
August 23, 2017
KSK ʻ15 alum Kaulana Apelu is awarded a full football scholarship in a surprise presentation at Oregon football practice.
August 22, 2017
KS Kapālama seniors are soliciting service providers interested in receiving help. If you know of an organization with a service project that needs manpower contact information is provided.
May 23, 2017
Kamehameha Schools Hawaiʻi’s Kaunaloa dual credit program provides a supportive environment where students can seize the opportunity to get ahead.
April 26, 2017
As Hōkūleʻa and Hikianalia both arrive in Tahiti to celebrations, a youth delegation of 15 Kamehameha Schools Kapālama haumāna travel to represent Hawaiʻi.
April 17, 2017
KS Hawaiʻi’s annual Hōʻike features two plays by Clarence Waipa, sharing stories of two nineteenth century aliʻi bound by a common fate.
March 17, 2017
The freshmen class of 2020 became the first 9th grade class since 2006 to win both the combined class competition and the outstanding musical performance at the 97th Annual Kamehameha Schools Song Contest Friday night at the Neal Blaisdell Center.
March 13, 2017
For 97 years, the Kamehameha Schools Song Contest has brought the Kapālama campus together in a night to celebrate mele and connect its haumāna to a shared Hawaiian heritage and culture. Watch it live on Friday, March 17!
March 01, 2017
As the Mālama Honua worldwide voyage is coming to a close, the next generation of navigators prepares by taking on one of the most challenging legs to Rapa Nui.
February 28, 2017
Dr. Scott Parker has been named Poʻo Kula (Head of School) for Kamehameha Schools Maui campus. Parker is currently interim Hope Poʻo Kula (Assistant Head of School) at KS’ Kapālama campus.
February 28, 2017
Kamehameha Schools Hawaiʻi's annual, all-school performance will feature two works of historical fiction written by Clarence Waipa.
January 13, 2017
KS Hawaiʻi’s NPR From the Top performance of selections from Hāʻupu hits airwaves this week, streaming now and on-air this Saturday on KANO 91.1 FM.
January 12, 2017
KS Maui students from the Ola Nā Iwi club provided labels in ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi that are being used at Pukalani Superette.
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.
November 30, 2016
Kamehameha Schools Hawaiʻi’s annual student-led ʻAha Makahiki continues to celebrate and build a strong Hawaiian cultural foundation.
November 23, 2016
KSH 2009 graduate Kanoe Ho is the inaugural recipient of the Ryan Higa Foundation award recognizing individuals who work hard to make a difference.
November 23, 2016
To cultivate a strong Native Hawaiian identity to instill confidence and resiliency in our learners, Kamehameha Schools promotes participation in cultural practices, like hula.
November 08, 2016
The KS Maui ʻohana recently gathered for its its bi-annual tradition of Pōʻalima ʻUlaʻula (Red Friday). Haumāna strengthened their Native Hawaiian identity by participating in numerous activities across the island.
October 31, 2016
NPR’s nationally syndicated show, From the Top, returns to Keaʻau in November and this time will feature students performing selections from Hāʻupu.
October 27, 2016
Partnering with HAIS, Hiki Nō and ʻŌlelo, members of Ho‘olaukoa, along with students and staff from KS Hawaiʻi, created a “Digital Media Playground” at the Schools of the Future (SOTF) Conference.
October 13, 2016
The Pauahi Foundation and Kamehameha Schools honor Dill for his exemplary service to Hawaiian keiki and families as co-founder of Partners in Development Foundation.
September 23, 2016
Seven KS Kapālama elementary teachers earn Master of Education degrees in curriculum studies as part of the two-year program.
June 30, 2016
Joy “Hauʻoli” Motta is the first poʻokumu (principal) for KS Hawaiʻi’s fourth kula, Hālau Kupukupu Innovations Academy.
May 27, 2016
Preview the traveling version of the Hawaiian language opera “Hāʻupu” on June 4 at the UH-Hilo Performing Arts Center and June 7 at the Kilauea Visitor Center Auditorium.
May 24, 2016
Where are they going? What are they majoring in? Where do they see themselves in 10 years? A tri-campus collection of seniors share their plans for the future.
May 20, 2016
Tony Award-winning vocalist Idina Menzel invites KS Maui Hawaiian Ensemble students onstage during performances at The Best of IBM employee recognition event in Wailea.
May 18, 2016
Where are they going? What are they majoring in? Where do they see themselves in 10 years? Six KS Hawaiʻi seniors share their plans for the future.
May 18, 2016
Where are they going? What are they majoring in? Where do they see themselves in 10 years? Five KS Kapālama seniors share their plans for the future.
May 18, 2016
Where are they going? What are they majoring in? Where do they see themselves in 10 years? Five KS Maui seniors share their plans for the future.
May 18, 2016
Several students paddled in the 2016 IVF Vaʻa World Elite and Club Sprints Championships in Queensland, Australia. Ashley-Anne “Kahaiā” Morishita, Shayna Tamanaha, Kylie Pastor, Abby Kaina, Hailey Kalama and Tiyanni Mahi were among the students from Kamehameha to go.
May 18, 2016
Hōkūleʻa collects another historic moment as it reaches Washington D.C. and is joined by a tri-campus delegation from KS.
May 13, 2016
In what started as a way to decorate plain wall space within its interior, the girls of the Kapi‘olani Nui dormitory, on the Kamehameha Schools Kapālama campus, got a focal point and way of honoring its dorms’ namesake.
May 02, 2016
KS Maui seniors swept all of the awards at the campus’ annual ‘Aha Mele, winning the song contest’s overall award – Ka Maka o ka Ihe – for the second year in a row.
April 25, 2016
KS Hawaiʻi celebrates three BIIF championships earned in an 85-minute span on Saturday, including its first golf team title and individual honors in judo.
April 18, 2016
Students will compete in the national Academic Decathlon competition next week in Anchorage, Alaska.
March 20, 2016
Highlighting a decade-long partnership between KS Maui and the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College in celebration of Early College Week (March 20-26).
March 17, 2016
Kamehameha Schools students share their manaʻo on how campus traditions like Song Contest, Hōʻike and ʻAha Mele allow them to embrace their Native Hawaiian identity.
March 10, 2016
KS Kapālama alumni Christine Hitt and Matthew Dekneef instill an appreciation for Hawaiian culture, history and tradition into the stories of the travel magazine.
March 01, 2016
Meet KS Maui PE teacher and athletic coach Lemoe Tua who triumphed over adversity to land the career of his dreams! His story is one of many being shared as part of “I Mua Kamehameha.”
January 28, 2016
KS Kapālama 2005 graduate Marissa Pagud encourages her classmates to “always find the light” on their path to happiness.
January 15, 2016
Huliko‘a Kaiāulu on January 19 will present research and findings around pregnancy intention and contraceptive decision-making among Native Hawaiians.
January 08, 2016
High school haumāna practice the values of generosity and community service by raising funds, canned goods and public awareness to benefit the Hawai‘i Food Basket.
December 21, 2015
A new KS Hawai‘i tradition, the Senior Expo, allows students to showcase their work and perseverance.
December 15, 2015
KS Maui high school haumāna win nine awards taking top honors at the county-wide music and art competition dedicated to the preservation of Hawaiian culture.
December 14, 2015
“He Koa Mau A Mau - Forever a Warrior,” the latest CD from the highly acclaimed KS Kapālama keiki chorus, is now available for sale and digital download. A dollar from every CD sold will benefit breast cancer research. The chorus, directed by KS Kapālama Elementary School music kumu Lynell Bright, has performed at local, national and international events.
December 11, 2015
KS Kapālama Middle School students were treated to a panel discussion with KS alumni who are current student-athletes at UH and HPU.
December 11, 2015
Book collectors Kraning and Haney gift a rare book to KS Maui in remembrance of Poʻo Kula Lee Ann DeLima who passed away in November.
November 25, 2015
Students and staff host a mahalo lunch and blessing for Akina and the collection of Hawaiian artifacts he’s donated to the campus’ library over the past 11 years.
November 18, 2015
The haumāna greeted the crew of the Mālama Honua Worldwide Voyage in Cape Town with ‘oli, mele and hula. The students’ two-week visit includes opportunities for cultural-educational exchange and community service.
November 13, 2015
Student delegates convene and come up with four principles for all to follow.
October 15, 2015
Kamehameha Schools Kapālama sophomore Auli‘i Cravalho has been cast in the Walt Disney Animation Studios movie, “Moana,” to be the voice of the title character.
August 31, 2015
Celebrating the campus’ 20th anniversary, Kamehameha Schools Maui staff and students planned activities on, or around, the 20th of every month during the 2015-16 school year.
June 15, 2015
This story and ʻŌiwi TV video capture the intelligence, perseverance and humility of Kawena Hirayama who was recently recognized as one of the nation’s most distinguished graduating high school seniors by being named a 2015 U.S. Presidential Scholar.
June 05, 2015
Thomas, a recent KSH graduate and salutatorian of the class of 2015, overcame autism and won a Gates Millennium Scholarship this year.
May 11, 2015
Award-winning student journalist and future collegiate soccer player Maile Sur extends her strive for excellence to everything she touches.
May 04, 2015
Kamehameha Schools Kapālama senior Sierra Hirayama is one of two Hawai‘i students to be named a United States Presidential Scholar, one of the nation's top honors for high school seniors.
April 24, 2015
KS Maui’s “Ka Leo o Nā Koa” and KS Kapālama’s “Ka Mōʻī” took home a combined 28 awards at the 2015 Hawaiʻi High School Journalism Awards competition.
April 20, 2015
For the second year in a row, the KS Hawai‘i Academic Decathlon team placed second in the U.S. Academic Decathlon competition, beating teams from across the nation.