Kawaiahaʻo Church School

Featured in Hawaii Parent Magazine

Hawaii Parent Magazine

Kawaiahaʻo Church School was featured in the Fall edition of Hawaii Parent Magazine in an article entitled “Benefits of Learning Languages at a Young Age”.  In addition to having a dual language program, Kawaiahaʻo Church School has integrated the Hawaiian language and culture into its curriculum.

The article explained that children develop 85% of their core brain structure by the time they are five years old.  There are many benefits of exposing a child to additional languages at an early age.  In addition to cognitive benefits and a correlation to higher academic achievement, it creates a deeper understanding for humanity and culture.  Please click here to read the entire article (starting on page 74).