Kamehameha Schools  

Grades 5-8 Programs

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If you could harness the energy of a growing child as he or she develops -- physically, cognitively, emotionally and socially -- you could begin to power a nation. Let’s keep middle school-age children actively engaged, in and out of school, with their peers.

Kamehameha Schools connects youth to programs and services in their communities, available for pre-teens from Grades 5 to 8 and beyond.

1) Select the island where you’d like to find a program or service in this age group.

2) Select an option that finishes the statement: My child or I would like to…

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My child or I would like to …

ʻĀina Ulu image

… learn about the ʻāina and participate in stewardship activities.

Explorations Series - Hoʻomākaʻikaʻi image

… participate in Hawaiian cultural activities over the summer.

Explorations Series - Hoʻolauna image

… visit and learn about wahi pana (famous places) and mo‘olelo (stories) of various moku.

Explorations Series - Kulia I Ka Pono image

… have hands-on experiences and develop leadership skills through cultural practices.

Explorations Series - Ipukukui image

… stay connected to Hawaiian culture through activities during the Fall & Spring DOE breaks.

Hoʻolako Like - Charter School support image

… attend a Hawaiian-focused charter school.

Hui Mālama I Ke Kai image

… attend an after-school program that helps with homework and tutoring.

ʻIke Pono Hawaiʻi image

…learn more about Hawaiian culture & ways of learning.

In School, After School and ʻOhana Project (LIS) image

…attend in-school or after-school literacy programs in my community.

Keauhou-Kahaluʻu Education Group image

… learn more about heiau restoration and the cultural resources in Keauhou.

Keaukaha Learning Center & Summer Enrichment Program image

… attend tutoring sessions after school or evenings.

KSH Kula Kauwela image

… learn in a different way over the summer.

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… read better and have help with homework.