Kamehameha Schools is deeply committed to the safety and well-being of our students. It is a privilege that parents entrust us with the care of their children and we intend to do everything we can do to make sure that trust is earned.
Mālama Ola is dedicated to student health, safety and well-being. Its focus is having the right people, right culture and right systems in place to best protect and care for our keiki. The division is responsible for student and employee health and safety at KS’ three campuses, 30 preschools and community education programs. This includes education safety and risk staff, athletic training staff and mental health services.
In addition to the important health and safety services that are provided, Mālama Ola works to provide education and resources to prevent incidents before they happen.
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News and announcements
August 19, 2019
Mālama Ola Minute: The Back-to-School Reset
Summer flew by in the blink of an eye! Easing children into a new school year can be challenging. Here are some tips on how to support your child’s transition back to school.
July 26, 2019
Mālama Ola Minute: A heads up on concussions
Learn how to spot and treat a concussion and how KS and its staff support the healing process.
June 27, 2019
Mālama Ola Minute: Heat-related illnesses… Keep cool this summer
Hawai‘i temperatures have been hitting record highs, increasing the risk for heat-related illnesses including heat rash, sunburn, heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke. The good news is that all of these illnesses are 100% preventable.
May 30, 2019
Mālama Ola Minute: Substance Abuse Prevention
Graduation season is here! Over the next few weeks, thousands of teens across Hawaiʻi will be celebrating this joyous milestone surrounded by loved ones. It is also a time to think about safety and how to celebrate responsibly. How do we ensure that the promising lives of our youth are not abruptly cut short by an accident that could have been prevented?
October 19, 2016
In Action 1 of our FY 2016-17 Annual Plan, a focus on student safety and well-being is identified as an organizational priority. Here’s why. See CEO Message »