The Legacy of a princess

Kamehameha Schools was founded by the will of Bernice Pauahi Bishop, the great-granddaughter of Kamehameha the Great.

Pauahi Legacy
HomeWai‘anae Coast
Wai‘anae Coast

87-790 Kulauku Street, Wai‘anae, HI 96792
Call (808) 670-2045 or e-mail
We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (closed on holidays)

The Community Learning Center at Mā‘ili (CLC-M) was opened in August 2014. The center was created to provide spaces for students and families to learn and grow.

The CLC-M Early Learning Complex is an education hub and features 11 community organizations that are co-located with each other to better serve Wai‘anae Coast keiki and ‘ohana. There are 12 preschool classrooms and 4 infant/toddler classrooms. CLC-M also provides a gathering place for the community, with a wide range of events and services for the entire ‘ohana.

The CLC-M offers many free educational opportunities, events, and services for the entire ‘ohana in partnership with other community organizations

    Hawaiian culture-based education classes for ‘ohana
  • CLE ‘Ohana Series – monthly Hawaiian content learning opportunities for ʻohana that focus on connection to ‘ohana, culture, and community
  • Papa ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i - weekly Hawaiian language classes for the entire ‘ohana
  • Kalo Series - monthly ku‘i kalo workshops and yearly papa ku‘i ‘ai & pōhaku ku‘i ‘ai workshops
  • Skill-building classes
  • Computer Class – twice a week class covering Computer Basics and Microsoft Office tools
  • Community events
  • Huliko‘a Kaiāulu – scholar speaker series highlighting presenters from the community
  • Keiki Spring Fest – yearly event which features service providers and programs for keiki ages 0-5 and their families
  • Services
  • Early Reading Screening for ‘ohana with children grades Pre-K – 3rd grade
  • Ho‘okipa
  • Have your workshop or meeting at CLC-M