January 31, 2020
The multi-talented student-athletes from Kamehameha Schools Maui defeated Valley Isle rival Maui High School, 4-2, to claim the Hawai‘i High School Athletic Association Season One Rocket League (soccer-style battle game contested with virtual vehicles) Championship on Saturday at Hawai‘i Pacific University’s Esports Arena at Aloha Tower Marketplace.
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.
April 17, 2019
Kamehameha Schools, Kanaeokana and the Maui Arts & Cultural Center teamed up to offer a free public screening of Disney’s “Moana” in ‘ōlelo Hawai‘i on Thursday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m.
February 06, 2019
Thirty-nine haumāna from all three Kamehameha Schools campuses were selected as Hawai‘i Region winners for the 2019 Scholastic Arts & Writing Awards.
September 11, 2018
Kamehameha Schools announced today that its campus, preschools, community programs and operations on Maui and Moloka‘i will be CLOSED on Wednesday, September 12, in anticipation of effects from Tropical Storm Olivia.
May 18, 2018
KS Maui fourth graders have been on a vigorous campaign to spread awareness about Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death. Their latest effort includes an original song.
May 17, 2018
Features editor and KSM senior Aaron Veincent files a story from the 2018 Spring Concert from performing arts.
May 14, 2018
KS Hawaiʻi and KS Maui students earn top honors at the 2018 HHSAA Track and Field state championships.
February 26, 2018
Calling all kumu to sign up for the 10th annual KS Ed Tech Conference on June 5-6 at the Neil S. Blaisdell Center.
February 21, 2018
"Welo Ana E Ka Hae Hawaiʻi: Songs of Aloha ʻĀina" invites one and all on the Valley Isle to learn more about the history of the Hawaiian flag and learn mele aloha ʻāina.
February 12, 2018
Hālau ‘O Kapikohānaiāmālama has expanded options for summer including dual-credit and wayfinding courses for high schoolers. Register by Feb. 15.
February 06, 2018
Nine KS educators recently achieved certification by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, bringing the number of certified teachers at KS to 73 – more than any other private school system or public school region in the state!
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.
December 11, 2017
Tri-campus graduation requirements and emphasis on ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi mark an important step forward as we integrate as one Kamehameha Schools education system.
October 24, 2017
UPDATE (5:35 p.m.): Power has been restored to the KS Maui campus, KS Maui regional office in Wailuku as well as ʻAʻapueo and Paukūkalo preschools; all will reopen Wednesday.
April 12, 2017
Nine KS Maui haumāna participated in the Papa Hoʻokele program, learning wayfinding and voyaging, culminating with a voyage to Molokaʻi for Kā Makahiki Molokaʻi.
March 01, 2017
KS Maui Kahu Kalani Wong reflects on Jesus’ selfless gift to us in his Ash Wednesday message, and Christian Education Instructor Kanani Franco shares her mana‘o on fasting during Lent.
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 27, 2017
February 10, 2017
Kamehameha Schools gives haumāna new and innovative learning opportunities, while connecting them to their culture and to the ʻāina through projects like The Pili Project, helping to cultivate a strong Native Hawaiian identity.
January 12, 2017
KS Maui students from the Ola Nā Iwi club provided labels in ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi that are being used at Pukalani Superette.
December 08, 2016
Kamehameha Schools Maui will open Hālau ʻO Kapikohānaiāmalama, a new 2017 summer school program giving the campus and the community a new way to engage in academic rigor while connecting to cultural experiences, practices and values.
December 08, 2016
Winning three divisions and the overall award, Kamehameha Schools Maui cleaned up at the 2016 Nā Mele o Maui competition at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater.
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 14, 2016
Education safety specialists provide students and staff with training and guidance on proper ways to handle tools when working on the ʻāina.
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 12, 2016
Waʻa to Papa connections have been around since the voyage launch, but a new strategy is hoping to connect learners on a deeper level.
October 05, 2016
KS Maui graduate Kaipo Kīʻaha blogs about the start to the newest leg of the Worldwide Voyage and the experience seeing Hōkūleʻa for the first time after two years apart.
September 28, 2016
History came alive on Sept. 24, at the Pacific Aviation Museum at Pearl Harbor where four KSM juniors participated in Living History Day 2016.
September 27, 2016
Papa ʻEhā pilots new 21st Century furniture!
September 20, 2016
Dr. Holoua Stender presents Nā Kula ‘o Kamehameha with a Tri-Campus Education Tactical Plan to journey KS campuses forward.
September 07, 2016
Kamehameha Schools Maui's "Ola Nā Iwi" is a new club that hopes to instill the importance of Hawaiian culture in upcoming generations.
September 05, 2016
This message is to confirm that all Kamehameha Schools campuses, preschools, community education programs and business offices will be open as usual on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.
September 02, 2016
Kamehameha Schools’ leaders remain in regular contact with the Hawai‘i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) and are monitoring the progress of the storm. Based on the best information we have at this time, the following operational decisions have been made.
August 04, 2016
Last year’s KS Maui eighth grade Mixed Media class participated in an international service-learning project, known as the Memory Project.
July 26, 2016
Makalapua Naʻauao is a unique four-year pilot scholarship program that aims to increase the four-year graduation rate of Native Hawaiian students.
June 01, 2016
Haumana in Papa `Elua created, programed & performed their Bluebots to different genres of music. As a concluding project, students worked in pairs using the Bluebot iPad app to program their Bluebots to perform both parallel and cross dancing.
June 01, 2016
This year was another awesome huakaʻihele i Molokaʻi! Again, we had 18 representatives for Kula Haʻahaʻa mai Kamehameha, Maui.
May 25, 2016
White House dignitaries and members of the Hawai‘i congressional delegation were present to usher the canoe into the nation’s capital.
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? 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 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.
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 16, 2016
Hawaiian culture kumu Kēhau Lucas and the KS Resource Center staff acquaint the haumāna with Native Hawaiian ecosystems.
March 03, 2016
The KS Maui ‘celebrates its 20th anniversary with mele, hula, meaʻai and many acts of kindness.
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.”
February 22, 2016
The educators earned certification by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, bringing the number of certified teachers at KS to 73!
February 09, 2016
Attention Maui and Hawaiʻi island teachers! The free workshops will focus on integrating energy education into your curriculum and include a classroom kit valued at over $300.
January 04, 2016
KS Maui (KSM) announced today it will begin its search for a new Poʻo Kula (Head of School). The School recently lost its longtime campus leader, Lee Ann DeLima to illness in November.
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 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 13, 2015
Memorial services have been set for KS Maui Po‘o Kula Lee Ann DeLima who passed away Saturday, Nov. 7, surrounded by her family.
November 09, 2015
KS Maui Kahu Kalani Wong leads a group of high school students on a trip to Moloka‘i to lead Sunday worship, do some yard work, and visit with patients in Kalaupapa.
September 24, 2015
Kamehameha Schools Maui started a new tradition during this past Homecoming Week, adding a pep rally on Friday, in an attempt to increase excitement and school spirit. “Ka Leo o Nā Koa” writer Tre Cravalho covered the event and gathered reactions.
September 17, 2015
KS Maui Elementary School Po‘o Kumu (Principal) Kaleo Pahukula has stepped into the position of interim Po‘o Kula (Head of School) for the campus, as Po‘o Kula Lee Ann DeLima takes time away from her position to address health issues.
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.
August 18, 2015
KS is accepting applications for its Kapālama, Hawai‘i and Maui campus programs. Visit the KS Admissions website for details. The application deadline is September 30, 2015.
July 27, 2015
Over 5,400 haumāna, grades K-12, will begin the 2015-16 school year at the Kamehameha Schools Hawai‘i, Kapālama and Maui campuses in early August.
June 18, 2015
HMSA recently presented KS Maui with a Kaimana Award for all-around excellence in academics, athletics, community service, healthy activities and sportsmanship.
June 16, 2015
The KS surf team took home the 2015 National Scholastic Surfing Association Interscholastic Championship held at Salt Creek, Dana Point, California.
May 20, 2015
KS Maui senior Kaylee Thompson will be spending part of her summer in Washington, D.C. among other students from across the nation as part of the Native American Political Leadership Program‘s INSPIRE Pre-College Program.
May 11, 2015
Award-winning student journalist and future collegiate soccer player Maile Sur extends her strive for excellence to everything she touches.
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 06, 2015
KS Maui Hawaiian Performance kumu Kalei Aarona-Lorenzo and her students share their native culture with haumāna from Samuel Raapoto High School.
February 18, 2015
A week of two similar, yet different cultures learning about each other quickly came to an end, but every day they were here, the Tahitian students from Samuel Raapoto High School had a full agenda on the KS Maui campus during the day and with their host families during the evenings.
February 13, 2015
KS Maui senior Regina Kuhia receives over $16,000 in scholarships as part of the state's oldest scholarship program for high school senior girls.
November 17, 2014
With a near-flawless routine, the Kamehameha Schools Maui cheerleading team won its second consecutive state championship in the medium division at the Zippy’s HHSAA State Cheerleading Championships at Blaisdell Center in Honolulu Saturday.
October 27, 2014
Fifteen Kamehameha Schools Maui haumāna attended the Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce Business Fest held at the Grand Wailea on October 2.
October 27, 2014
KS Maui student Daisy Draper wrote the following piece on the importance of voting, after having the opportunity to attend the Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce's Business Fest.
September 29, 2014
The Kamehameha Maui senior class shined, while students from elementary to high school participated in homecoming festivities.
September 24, 2014
KS Maui celebrated the beginning of the 2014 homecoming week in school unity, cheering and clapping for the students participating in the Battle of the Bands in Keōpūolani Hale on Monday, September 22.
September 02, 2014
Kamehameha Schools Maui senior Maile Sur has created KS Mauiʻs first-ever digital magazine, Nā Koa, as her Hō’ike Nui product. The magazine launched on ISSUU.com, but with a universal link, it can be uploaded to any mobile device.
August 09, 2014
Based on the current track of Hurricane Julio that is well to the north of the Hawaiian Islands, Kamehameha Schools will reopen ALL business and community sites and education programs on Monday, August 11.
August 08, 2014
We send this message today, Friday, August 8, with hopes and prayers that our KS ‘ohana are all well and safe after Hurricane Iselle hit our island home last night and today. We are thankful that, from initial reports, our campuses are fine, with the exception of minor damage to some Kea‘au campus rooftops. Unfortunately, at this time, we have no update on our preschool locations, but if we learn more, we will advise.
August 07, 2014
Kamehameha Schools announced that its O‘ahu business (including Kawaiaha‘o Plaza) and community sites will close at 2:00 pm Thursday. This is in addition to today’s closures of its Hawai'i and Maui campuses and preschools that were announced Wednesday. KS Kaua‘i education and business sites remain open as usual today.
August 07, 2014
The KS Maui campus went back to school for the 2014-2015 school year Monday. After all of the morning announcements, students reported to class meetings and briefings on one of the biggest changes: Macs.
August 06, 2014
Kamehameha Schools announces today that all its educational programs and offices on Hawai‘i Island will be closed on both Thursday and Friday this week, in anticipation of Hurricane Iselle. This includes the campus at Kea‘au, KS Preschools island-wide, Resource Centers in West and East Hawai‘i, and other business sites.
August 01, 2014
The Kamehameha Schools K-12 program applications for the Kapālama, Hawai‘i and Maui campuses for the 2015-16 school year are now available online at www.ksbe.edu/admissions. The deadline to apply is September 30, 2014.
July 10, 2014
KSM Elementary School Principal Kaleo Pahukula was welcomed to the Kamehameha ‘ohana this week with visits to KS Kapālama, KS Hawai‘i, Kawaiaha‘o Plaza and Mauna ‘Ala.
June 20, 2014
The KS surf team won its first national championship at the National Scholastic Surfing Association Interscholastic Championships, besting four-time defending champ San Clemente.
June 03, 2014
Jonathan Kaleo Pahukula has been named poʻo kumu of KS Maui Elementary School. Pahukula's education career spans over 17 years.
May 26, 2014
Learn about land and put a prize in your hand! KS is sponsoring a trivia contest to raise awareness of its Strategic Agricultural Plan.
May 21, 2014
Some Kamehameha Schools Maui seniors are considering careers in land management thanks to a presentation by Natural and Cultural Resources Regional Manager Ulalia Woodside.
April 28, 2014
KS Maui won Best in State in the online division and KS Kapālama took second place in the print division at the 2014 Hawai‘i High School Journalism Awards.
April 22, 2014
The Class of 2014 won an unprecedented third Ka Maka o Ka Ihe at the KS Maui ‘Aha Mele on April 17.
February 13, 2014
The budding young journalists of KS Maui's award-winning student newspaper, "Ka Leo O Nā Koa," took first place in a national publication contest with its special safe driving issue, “Decide to Drive.”
February 03, 2014
The three-time MIL champion and current state champion Kamehameha Schools Maui cheer squad delivered a first-place performance at the National Cheerleaders Association Senior and Junior High School National Championship in Dallas.
December 11, 2013
KS Maui student Maile Sur, a writer for 'Ka Leo o Nā Koa,' shares news of KSM's success at the 40th Annual Nā Mele O Maui Song and Art Competition at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center.
November 08, 2013
KS Maui student Maile Sur, a writer for "Ka Leo o Nā Koa," shares about an event for KS Maui fourth graders to explore health careers on Nov. 6. The event, created by the Health Occupation Students of America club, was designed by KSM senior Ryan Foree, who is the president of the KS Maui chapter of the HOSA.
October 11, 2013
Starting today, KSOnline will begin featuring select stories by KS students. The following article by Maile Sur comes from the KS Maui student news site “Ka Leo o Nā Koa.”
September 04, 2013
KS K-12 program applications for the Kapālama, Hawai‘i and Maui campuses for the 2014-15 school year are now available online. The deadline to apply is September 30, 2013.
August 20, 2013
Read how the KS campus spiritual theme Ke Ola Hou – The New Life – can help you move forward in life with joy, meaning and purpose.
August 07, 2013
Over 240 members of the KS Maui employee ʻohana recently celebrated the dedicated service of their colleagues at the campus’ annual service awards ceremony.
May 24, 2013
The senior classes from KS Hawai‘i, Maui and Kapālama will have their graduation ceremonies on Saturday, May 25, and Sunday, May 26. [VIDEO]
March 07, 2013
KS high school athletic teams had a winning winter season, taking home six team state titles and 13 individual state titles.
December 07, 2012
Trustee Douglas Ing ends his term with KS this month. KS Maui faculty, staff and students sent him off with a fond aloha with a surprise celebration.
November 21, 2012
Current KS Kapālama Associate Athletic Director Blane Gaison has been selected as the new Kamehameha Schools Maui head athletic director.
October 31, 2012
The staff at KS Maui's Ka Leo o Nā Koa will be live streaming the quarterfinal girls volleyball match between KS Maui and KS Kapālama Warriors at 7 p.m. on October 31 from Kalani High School.
October 24, 2012
The annual Pō‘alima ‘Ula‘ula (Red Friday) assembly brings the KS Maui ‘ohana together in the spirit of lōkahi, or unity
September 20, 2012
The deadline for Kamehameha Schools K-12 program applications for the Kapālama, Hawai‘i and Maui campuses for the 2013-14 school year is quickly approaching, on September 29. Applications are available online at www.ksbe.edu/admissions.
August 31, 2012
KS exemplifies the Christian values personified by Princess Pauahi. The KS Maui campus asserts the importance of God at its Prayer Walk
August 02, 2012
The Kamehameha Schools K-12 program applications for the Kapālama, Hawai‘i and Maui campuses for the 2013-14 school year are now available online.
June 04, 2012
Kamehameha Schools Hawai‘i and Maui campuses were recently granted an accreditation term of six years by the Hawai‘i Association of Independent Schools (HAIS) – the longest term attainable for member schools. This is the second six-year accreditation for both campuses which were started in 1996.