Kanu o ka 'Āina New Century Public Charter School



Kanu o ka ‘Āina New Century Public Charter School is a Hawaiian-focused, bi-lingual public charter school serving 334 students in grades K-12, which started up in 2000 in Waimea on Hawaiʻi Island. Our motto “Kūlia I Ka Nuʻu” signifies our efforts to provide a quality choice in education, as well as our ongoing focus on growth and excellence at all levels, a standard set by Hawaiʻi’s native forefathers.

News & Announcements

Job Vacancy- Kanu o ka Aina Public Charter School, Administrative Clerk

Application Deadline: March 15, 2017, 4:00pm

Minimum Qualifications:
Experience with general clerical duties
Experience with data entry
Experience with clerical accounting
Experience with Microsoft office
Experience with Google Documents
Experience with maintaining and monitoring a communications calendar

Desired Qualifications:
Knowledge of Hawaiian culture and language
Experience with working in a K-12 educational setting

To apply:
Send your resume with a cover letter to kanuprincipal@kalo.org by March 15, 2017, 4:00pm

Kanu o ka Aina launches new academy for high school students

Kanu middle and high school girls and faculty spend the morning with health representatives from The Queens’ Health Systems, North Hawaii Community Hospital and The John A. Burns School of Medicine. The gathering last Friday introduced a new program that helps students determine the studies and professions they wish to pursue after high school. LANDRY FULLER/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY

Kuʻi Ka Lono 15th Annual Indigenous Education Conference

Native designed and controlled public charter schools and Friends, will share their educational practices and accomplishments among themselves and with other Indigenous educators, parents and interested stakeholders. By sharing strategies for success, such as “EA-Education with Aloha,” this conference supports all native communities to create quality culturally-driven schools and programs that empower native students to walk successfully in all worlds.

This year’s conference is being planned in collaboration with the Native Hawaiian Education Council (Youth Legislation), Ke Ea Hawai’i-HFPCS Statewide Student Council leaders and the Innovative Schools Network. The three-days will encompass presentations and workshops focused on: Best Practices, Early Education, Culture Curriculum, Teacher Education, College & Career Preparation, Indigenous Assessment, Native Language, Legislation, Advocacy, Youth Leadership and student performances. The third day, will be set aside for individual school visits!
EA-Education with Aloha! EA-It’s time to rise up!

OHA – Office of Hawaiian Affairs
NHEC – Native Hawaiian Education Council (Youth Legislation)
Nā Lei Naʻauao – Alliance for Native Hawaiian Education
KALO – Kanu o ka ‘Āina Learning ‘Ohana
KANU – Kanu o ka ‘Āina Public Charter School
ISN – Innovative Schools Network
Call for Presenters and Registration: www.innovativeschoolsnetwork.com
Deadline: February 3, 2017
Contact Ka’iulani Pahi’ō #(808) 887-1117 or NLN@kalo.org

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Upcoming Events

Prince Kuhio Day
Date: 3/27/2017
Student Led Conferences
Date: 3/28/2017
Student Led Conferences
Date: 3/29/2017
Academic Awards Ceremony
Date: 3/30/2017, 1:30 PM 3 PM
Location: Multipurpose building
Aloha Kalanianaʻole Day Celebration
Date: 3/31/2017, 8 AM 12 PM