Kawaiahaʻo Church School

Peace and Culture Day

Kawaiahaʻo Church School participated in the annual International Day of Peace observed around the world on September 21st. Peace Day provides a powerful opportunity for students to consider the concept of peace and how they can be a peace builder in their world, as well as to express their visions for peace on a personal,…

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Open House

You’re invited to Kawaiahaʻo Church School’s Open House on October 11, 2018. This is for all prospective families looking to learn more about our Christian, Montessori program, and how we integrate Hawaiian language, culture, and values into our curriculum. Our classrooms from age 2 through 6th grade will be open to visit, and this is…

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Free Hawaiian Language Classes

Kumu Kaipoʻi Kelling will be resuming Hawaiian Language class starting this Thursday for the school year! As in past years, these free classes will be offered on Thursday nights 5:30pm – 7:30pm in the Papa Kukui (2nd floor) classroom at Kawaiahaʻo Church School. Our Kawaiahaʻo ʻohana and greater community are invited to attend!

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First day of school!

We are so excited for an amazing school year ahead!  We started our first day with our traditional morning Piko Ceremony, where we begin the school day together with mele and pule.  Kahu Kenneth Makuakane joined us on this first day. Each morning, keiki enter their classrooms and are greeted with a honi.  They start…

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Summer Session Huakaʻi

 .        We all had a wonderful time visiting Aliʻi Agricultural Farms! Many of our keiki caught a fish (or more!) and then set them back free!  It was a great huakaʻi to tie in what the keiki have been learning this summer about loko i‘a (fish pond), wai (fresh water), kai (ocean),…

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Summer Session Fun!

Summer session 1 is in full swing!  And at Kawaiahaʻo Church School, we offer 3 summer school sessions (each approximately 3 weeks) to help accommodate family’s vacation schedules!  Keiki can enroll in all 3 sessions, or  just enrolled in 1, depending on what best fits their family’s needs. This summer’s theme is focused on loko…

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Welcome Kahu Makuakane!

  We were excited to welcome our new Kahu today!  We gave him our warmest Kawaiahaʻo Church School greeting by singing “May the Blessing of the Lord Be Upon You” and “Oli Kawaiahaʻo”.  The keiki gave him handmade lei and lots of hugs! Kahu Ken Makuakane was installed on May 5, 2018.  He is the…

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Graduation Sunday

Kawaiahaʻo Church honored its graduates on Sunday, May 6, 2018, both whom are alumni of Kawaiahaʻo Church School and thanked the school for providing a strong educational foundation for their academic success.  Danielle Seulyn Emi Au is graduating from University of Hawaii Manoa and Kekoa Morris will be graduating from Princeton University with a degree…

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May Day

  May Day was a beautiful scene this year at Kawaiahaʻo Church. As the church bells struck 9 am, keiki from Kawaiahaʻo Church School were dressed to the nines walking in a line with their classes to chapel, aunties were picking plumeria from the trees in the cemetery, and kūpuna were on the steps of…

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Open House

    Please join us at our upcoming Open House!  Meet our teachers and visit our classrooms, serving keiki ages 2 years old through 6th grade.  Currently enrolled students may RSVP by Friday, April 13th to reserve free childcare during Open House. Please also check out this new video which showcase our school and what…

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