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

Join us during one of our Founder’s Day ceremonies to honor Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop. Ceremonies on all three campuses will be live-streamed.

Kamehameha Schools has partnered with the Kinai ʻEha Program to provide students from the Ko‘olau region with vocational training, life and workforce readiness skills, and a deeper connection to the Hawaiian culture. See story »

Kamehameha Schools educators from across the state converged at Ka‘iwakīloumoku for the first-ever E Ola! Hō‘ike which gave kumu a chance to showcase new Hawaiian culture-based teaching, learning and leadership practices developed as part of KS professional development programs. See story »

In this week's Advent devotional, KS Kealapono Program Director Kalei Cosma shares how she found peace after the passing of her hiapo (first born) Kaʻoli two years ago. Share her sentiments and sing along with KS Cultural Specialist Hauʻoli Akaka as he performs the hīmeni, "Hāmau e Nā Kānaka" – "Hark the Herald Angels Sing."
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KSH on-call groundskeeper Ellias Kuamoʻo and his wife Nicole were honored by KHON2 News for their servant leadership in committing to serve others when they went through tragedy themselves. See story »

The Kapālama Kai Plan aligns commercial properties, educational outcomes and community building to direct a 20-year vision for Kamehameha Schools’ 105 acres in the area. See story »


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