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HPA’s Twigg-Smith wins Hawaii NCWIT Aspirations in Computing award

Apr 17, 2014 1:00am

Hannah Twigg-Smith, a senior at Hawaii Preparatory Academy, has received the 2014 Hawaii NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing. The award, sponsored by the National Center for Women &...

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David Petersen autographs a book for HPA student Koa Higgins. The award-winning author and illustrator recently visited the school’s Village Campus to talk about his work and his life. (PHOTO COURTESY OF HPA FOR NHN)

‘Mouse Guard’ author and illustrator visits HPA

Mar 13, 2014 1:00am

Award-winning author and illustrator David Petersen recently visited the Village Campus at Hawaii Preparatory Academy to talk about his work and his life. Petersen’s visit was organized by the...

Honokaa School agricultural students pose for a photo during their workday at Puu Wa’a Wa’a. (PHOTO COURTESY OF HONOKAA FOR NHN)

Honokaa students help plant at Pu’u Wa’a Wa’a

Mar 13, 2014 1:00am

On Feb 24, Honokaa High and Intermediate School eighth grade agriculture students spent the day planting trees and shrubs at Pu’u Wa’a Wa’a. The students were accompanied by their agriculture...

HPA to host Hawaii Association for College Admission Counseling Waimea College Fair

Updated: Mar 20, 2014 1:23am

Hawaii Preparatory Academy will host the annual Waimea College Fair sponsored by the Hawaii Association for College Admission Counseling from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Monday, April 7, in the schoolʻs...

Ho’ola fundraiser to help with Alo Kehau o Ka Aina Mauna School expansion

Mar 13, 2014 5:23am

Three years after opening in Waimea, Alo Kehau o Ka Aina Mauna School is ready to expand. The school will be hosting their second annual Hoʻola, a free community concert on Saturday, March 29 at...

Mayor Kenoi to visit Waimea Middle School on March 12

Mar 06, 2014 1:00am

Hawaii County Mayor Billy Kenoi will visit Waimea Middle School students and families at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12, in the school cafeteria as part of the WMS “Connecting for Success” program...

N. Kohala Library accepting donation for annual book sale

Mar 06, 2014 1:00am

North Kohala Public Library is accepting book and media donations for the annual Friends of North Kohala Library Book and Bake Sale from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m., on Saturday, April 19, at Kohala...

From left, Arthur Taylor-Peralta, Anneli Suurkask and Alyssa Dunlap show their words during the celebration of Literacy Day at Waimea Country School. (COURTESY PHOTOS)

Waimea Country School celebrates Literacy Day

Mar 06, 2014 1:00am

A Vocabulary Parade kicked off the Literacy Day celebration at Waimea Country School on Feb. 28. Students and teachers each chose an interesting vocabulary word and created a costume to personify...

Charlene Sohriakoff of Kailua-Kona works on a project with her granddaughter, Jessi Sohriakoff. (PHOTO COURTESY OF HPA FOR NHN)

HPA celebrates Grandparents Day

Mar 06, 2014 1:00am

Kupuna from near and far recently spent the morning with their grandchildren at the Hawaii Preparatory Academy Village Campus as part of the Lower School’s annual Grandparents Day. The school’s...

Paul Reisler, founder and artistic director of Kid Pan Alley, listens to student ideas and suggestions for song lyrics at Kohala Elementary School last year. (FILE PHOTO)

Kid Pan Alley to visit North Hawaii Schools in March

Feb 27, 2014 1:45am

Paul Reisler, founder and artistic director of the Kid Pan Alley children’s songwriting project, will bring his talents as songwriter, composer, and performer to Kohala Elementary School from...

Thorne named to Cornell College dean’s list

Feb 27, 2014 1:45am

Tyler Thorne of Waimea, a student at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, has been named to the dean’s list, earning high honors.

Cornell named 280 students to the dean’s list for the fall...

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