Academics


Island School Featured on PBS Hawai‘i

Check out Thursdayʻs (April 20, 2017) episode of Hiki Nō. Island School is featured in a story about how our international students compare their Kaua‘i home with their homeland. http://video.pbshawaii.org/video/2366035494/  Our segment begins at 18:28. Nice job, Nathaniel Evslin and the Digital Media class!

Senior Capstone Projects Wednesday, April 5

The Class of 2017  Senior Capstone presentations have been rescheduled for this Wednesday, April 5th The high school student body will have a special schedule on Wednesday and will spend their day attending the presentations. You are all invited to attend the presentations of your choice. Please see below for …

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Middle & High Compete in State Science Olympiad

The Middle & High School Science Olympiad Teams returned from an amazing weekend on O‘ahu after competing at the state tournament at Mililani High School. The weekend was packed full of team-building activities, some free time, preparation and, of course, a full day on competition on Saturday. Our high school team …

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Mock Trial Team Going to States!

Our Mock Trial team beat Kaua‘i High on Thursday, March 9th and will represent Kaua‘i at the State Championships on April 1st. Co-captain Emily Sullivan ’18 earned the outstanding attorney award. Ethan Jeal ’18 won the outstanding witness award. The judge said Ethan had “great poise and a strong voice …

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Ceramic Students Create Sculptures

Students in Ms. Penny’s high school ceramics class are finishing clay sculpture busts they’ve been working on all trimester.  First they chose their characters and did sketches.  Then they sculpted their busts on armatures.  When they were finished, they removed them from the armatures, cut them in half, hollowed them out, and put them back …

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Mock Trial Team Prevails!

Last Thursday, our stellar defense team prevailed against Kaua‘i High’s prosecution team 93-87. Lexi Warnock ’19, was named outstanding attorney and Ethan Jeal ’18, was named outstanding witness. We compete again on Thursday, March 9. If we win, we go to the State tournament on O‘ahu on Saturday, April 1. …

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Learning About Meiosis

The high school biologists are studying meiosis! They are producing stop motion videos of this double division process that makes 4 haploid cells from one diploid cell. They are demonstrating the crossing over events that occur during prophase I, and they are making connections between the process of meiosis and …

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Almost $3000 Raised at Jogathon 2017!

At left, Ms. Lei paints the thermometer all the way to the TOP! Mahalo elementary families for helping Island School raise money for PE and playground equipment!          Na Pua Keiki had their own Jogathon on campus, hosted by the 8th grade girls PE class.     McKenna Fitzgerald rounds the …

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“Fantastic Mr. Fox” This Weekend March 3-5

Coming to an I.S. Theatre Near You! March 3 & 4 at 7pm March 5 at 3pm Fun for the entire family! Tickets on sale NOW from cast members and in the Office! $5 in advance; $7 at the door. $16 Family Pass in advance, $20 at the door. Call …

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