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

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Summer 2019

Thursday, June 13 - Thursday, July 11, 2019

ʻAʻohe hala ʻula i ka pō." Amplify your ʻōiwi lens this summer with Hālau Kupukupu 2019. Summer courses are designed to inspire K-8 learners to innovate and explore, enabling students to engage confidently in a fast-changing world. Anchored in ancestral knowledge, haumāna will unlock deeper understandings of their ʻāina, their lāhui, and their honua. 

E Nānā Mai (Spotlight)

Welina mai e nā ʻohana! Welcome to Hālau Kupukupu 2019!

The summer session officially begins on Thursday, June 13. Take a moment to review the Hālau Kupukupu student and parent handbook to get more information on attendance, conduct, safety & security, and transportation. 

This handbook covers information for all haumāna in grades K-8, enrolled in either: 

  • Innovations Academy Grades K-6
  • Ua Ao Academy Grades 4-8

See the 2019 Summer Handbook »

Hālau Mauli Ola

For High School Students
New this year, high school courses are operated by Kula Kiʻekiʻe. Courses are offered for credit advancement, credit recovery, and college and career readiness through Hālau Mauli Ola, the name of Kula Kiʻekiʻe’s summer session. See the Hālau Mauli Ola summer catalog for program information and course descriptions.
Registration for the 2019 summer program is closed. More information will be provided to applicants soon.  

See the 2019 Hālau Mauli Ola catalog >> 

Ka ʻAlemanaka (Calendar)

A list of Hālau Kupukupu 2019 important dates:

JUN 13

First Day of Hālau Kupukupu 2019 four-week program and Session 1


June 13 - June 26, 2019


June 27 - July 11, 2019


Last day of program


Additional class specific dates will be given at the beginning of the session.

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