Kilohana

 

 

New Pilot and Continuing Programs For Students Entering Grades 6-8

Kilohana is a program designed to connect haumāna to their Hawaiian identity in a modern world.  Current Kilohana programs are designed to support students in discovering and exploring their love of math through a variety of cultural experiences. The program incorporates elements of STEAM to drive inquiry and projects that develop students’ skills in math and Hawaiian culture as well as the 21st century skills needed for college and/or career success.

  

KILOHANA PROGRAMS

Kilohana `Ewa Hawaiian Culture-Based Literacy

New Pilot for Keiki Entering Grade 3
The Kilohana Hawaiian Culture-Based Literacy Program engages students through meaningful hands-on and place-based learning to build students’ collaboration, communication and literacy skills. Privileging Hawai
ʻis rich history as once the most literate nation in the world, the program will blend English instruction with ‘ōlelo Hawaiʻi to increase students connection to Hawaiian culture and literacy foundations. Throughout the program, program kumu and students will work to cultivate a strong sense of Native Hawaiian identity to foster confidence, resiliency and positive attitudes toward learning. The program will incorporate ‘ohana engagement to bridge connections for student learners between the program, home and their community.

Who may apply:

    • Open to all non-KS students entering grade 3 in Fall 2018 however, priority will be given to applicants who reside or who currently attends a school located in the `Ewa region.  ‘Ewa region spans from Kahe Point to ʻAiea/Moanalua , and includes Honouliuli, Kapolei, Makakilo, ʻEwa, Waipiʻo, Waipahū, Pearl City, Moanalua & ʻAiea.
      Location:  Island Pacific Academy

Program Dates and Hours
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 – Friday, July 6, 2018 (July 4th is a holiday)
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Apply by February 15, 2018



Kilohana Programs

New Pilot and Continuing Programs For Students Entering Grades 6-8
Kilohana is a program designed to connect haumāna to their Hawaiian identity in a modern world.  Current Kilohana programs are designed to support students in discovering and exploring their love of math through a variety of cultural experiences. The program incorporates elements of STEAM to drive inquiry and projects that develop students’ skills in math and Hawaiian culture as well as the 21st century skills needed for college and/or career success.

Kilohana `Ewa (NEW): Keiki entering grades 6 & 7
Location:  Island Pacific Academy    

Kilohana Hāna: Keiki entering grades 6, 7 & 8
Location:  Ala Kukui

Kilohana Moloka`i: Keiki entering grades 6, 7 & 8
Location:  Aka
ʻula School

Kilohana Waialua (NEW):  Keiki entering grades 6 & 7
Location:  TBD

Kilohana Wai`anae: Keiki entering grades 6, 7 & 8
Location:  TBD

Kilohana West Hawai`i: Keiki entering grades 6, 7 & 8
Locations:  TBD

Who may apply:

    • Open to all non-KS students entering grades 6, 7 or 8 in Fall 2018 however, priority will be given to applicants who reside or who currently attend a school located the region where the program is being held. Transportation will be limited to those within these regions.

Program Dates and Hours
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 – Friday, July 13, 2018 (July 4th is a holiday)
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

 

 

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