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Founder’s Day 2023


Kamehameha Schools Hawai‘i
Founder’s Day ceremony

Tuesday, Dec. 19
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. HST
Koai‘a Gym*
* invitation only, tickets required to attend in-person


Celebrate the birth of our beloved founder, Ke Ali‘i Pauahi, as we return to our beautiful tradition of coming together as a K-12 ‘ohana and join in mele, oli, ha‘i ‘ōlelo, and hula on this day of rememberance and say, “Mahalo Pauahi.”

Founder’s Day ceremony

For Kamehameha Schools alumni interested in participating in Founder's Day festivities, the Kamehameha Schools Alumni Association will also be presenting an Alumni Founder's Day Ceremony that evening, and all KS alumni are invited.

Tuesday, Dec. 19
6:00 p.m. HST
William Charles Lunalilo Center 

Kawaiaha‘o Plaza

567 South King St.
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 523-6200

KS Hawai‘i

16-716 Volcano Rd.
Kea‘au, HI 96749
(808) 982-0000

KS Kapālama

1887 Makuakāne St.
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 842-8211

KS Maui

275 ‘A‘apueo Pkwy
Pukalani, HI 96768
(808) 572-3100