Pupukahi i holomua

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SUCCESS STORIES

Itʻs a new school year and a new site. There are a lot of stories to tell here – keep checking to see what amazing things our haumana are doing!

VIDEO

Ho’okahe Wai: Let the Streams Flow

From Kanaeokana, the following video features haumana from HKM as they work to protect and clean Makiki Stream:

VIDEO

More than a performance:
Aloha ‘Aina, Awards, and the ‘Ohana of Hālau Kū Māna

From Kanaeokana, the following video features haumana from HKM as they participate for the first time in the Malia Craver Hula Kahiko Competition:

HKM Graduation

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Papa Kū Māna

Aloha!

I maika‘i ke kalo i ka ‘ōhā.
"The goodness of the taro is judged by the young plant it produces."

The keiki who are fortunate enough to attend Hālau Kū Māna and graduate become part of something much greater than themselves. We are proud of the small part we play in creating agents of change for Hawai'iʻs future, and custodians of mai nā kūpuna mai.

We canʻt do this alone. Charter schools start the year with a fraction of the per-student funding that a traditional DOE institution does. There are a number of ways we compensate for this shortfall, but the single most important source of funding is you.

Click here to read Po'o Kumuʻs letter on this topic. More than ever we need the help of parents, neighbors, partners, and those who believe in this model.

You can donate using the button below or by viewing Poʻo Kumuʻs message.