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Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted August 01, 2014
- a parent
I am a parent. 2 sons have graduated from Kamehameha Schools and 2 currently attend the High School. It is the largest private High School in the country. It is prestigious, and unique. My very bright oldest son, excelled, was a sports stand out, graduated with honors. My second son, was an average student, was very involved in sports but ultimately found his place in the performing arts, traveling the world to perform. My third, plays the piano, guitars, loves track and as 'lifer' he has hit a few bumps here and there...the point is the schools (the middle, elementary & HS are 3 separate) is far from perfect, we have had issues with teachers, policy and administration. But I know my children will be forever grateful and indebted to Their Princess for affording them the amazing opportunities that her last will and testament provided for them. I can attest to their becoming "good and industrious young men..." and the vision and the mission of The Kamehameha Schools is greatly responsible. Period.

Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 3

Posted November 01, 2010
- a parent
If I were to compare this school to a public school in Hawaii, than it is obviously the best choice. However, if you have a child that is above "normal" in reading, math, etc at the elementary level...you are in for a long haul. Despite all our best efforts and working with our child, we have watched her fall from the top of the spectrum to now average. Kamehameha pushes aside the best of the best to work with those that will struggle and have issues at home. The schools mission is different. The school focuses on indigent children to move them into "normal" status and break the cycle at home. If you have a "normal" child with no divorce or jail of a parent, your child will be moved to the side.


Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted January 23, 2010
- a student
I'm attending and I love it here! Great teachers and students make me feel right at home! I mua ke kula o Kamehameha!! I mua!

Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted August 24, 2009
- a student
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Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted August 11, 2009
- a student
i attend kamehameha middle kapalama campus. This is an amazing school Im very thankful to be one of the lucky hawaiians to get. The sports is awsome fingers crossed i make the volleyball team. I MUA


Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted April 22, 2009
- a student
I am a middle school student here at KS kapalama and I really enjoy attending KS. And i think this is a really good school! I MUA!

Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted November 22, 2008
- a student
This school is the amazing. Very special no doubt about it. Imua ke kula o kamehameha!

Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted July 29, 2008
- a community member
Amazing school. Beautiful Campus. Very unique way of teaching. Imua!


Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted March 02, 2008
- a student
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Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus 5

Posted January 18, 2007
- a student
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Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus
1887 Makuakane Street, Honolulu, HI  96817
(808) 842-8211
Last modified Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus is a Private school that serves grades K-12
Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 15 reviews. Top