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Cat & Dog Huggers Members Donate to SPCA of Texas to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Cat & Dog Huggers Members Donate to SPCA of Texas to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Aya Chang, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2017


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Hurricane Harvey, which has left Texas in shambles after first making landfall exactly one month ago, is estimated to have left thousands of pets stranded or displaced. KS Cat & Dog Huggers club members joined in the nationwide effort to help these animals by donating to the Society for the Prevention...

Giving Back to Our Princess: The 92nd Ho‘olaule‘a

Giving Back to Our Princess: The 92nd Ho‘olaule‘a

Shannon Hussey, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2017


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Thousands of people wait in anticipation for the event of the year, the annual Ho‘olaule‘a. Crowds and lines are hectic but what’s on the inside makes it all worth it; the food, the rides, and the entertainment. For one day every year, students give back to Kamehameha Schools. The 92nd annual...

Students Donate Blood at ASKS Blood Drive

Mikaela Nishida, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2017


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ASKS recently hosted its semi-annual blood drive with the Blood Bank of Hawaii at Kamehameha about a month ago. On Halloween of this year, juniors, seniors, and adults at KS lined up to help save lives by donating their blood. Each student was able to save three lives in the process of donating one...

KSK Band Members Participate in The 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

KSK Band Members Participate in The 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Camryn Chinen, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2016


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The Kamehameha Schools Marching Band, in addition to other local school bands, participated in the 90th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York this year. Around 600 hula dancers and band members were chosen from different islands to come together as the Na Koa Ali‘i Hawai‘i All-State...

Thanksgiving Passes, But Being Thankful Hasn’t

Thanksgiving Passes, But Being Thankful Hasn’t

Chase Rhinelander, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2016


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Thanksgiving is a holiday for food, family, and friends. Students elaborated on how they spent their four days off of school with some very interesting stories. Everything from heart pounding football games, to the “cherreh” parties, and even the Netflix marathons that occurred during the festiv...

Is The Class of 2018 Ready to Become Alumni?

Is The Class of 2018 Ready to Become Alumni?

Sydnee Valdez, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2016


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As the first semester of junior year seems to fly by, students of the class of 2018 shed a few tears at the sight of their class ring. On November 3, the class met in the auditorium for the ring blessing ceremony led by Kahu Cordell. Starting off the ceremony, the class chanted their oli, their vo...

Sinister Clown Craze Takes Nation By Storm

Sinister Clown Craze Takes Nation By Storm

Shannon Hussey, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2016


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Reports are surfacing from multiple states of the “clown craze” that has caused nation-wide panic. These “clowns” have been known to attempt to lure children and women into the woods. The first “sighting” of the clowns was in Greenville, California, where a woman reported that her son had...

Students Serve Breast Cancer Survivors

Students Serve Breast Cancer Survivors

Hamilton Keola, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2016


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A few juniors from the Kamehameha Schools Kapālama KEY Club and National Honors Society volunteered at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Meeting up at 6 a.m. in Kapiolani park, students worked in the survivor’s tent greeting 5k finishers with ribbon leis and healthy snacks until 9 a.m.  Students...

Ka Makana Aliʻi: A New Mall For West Oʻahu Residents

Ka Makana Aliʻi: A New Mall For West Oʻahu Residents

Jherica Raposa, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2016


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Ka Makana Aliʻi, a new shopping mall, officially opened on Friday October 21, 2016 in Kapolei. Ka Makana Aliʻi is said to be 1.4 million-square feet, upon its future completion,  making it the second largest shopping complex on O’ahu behind Ala Moana shopping center. The mall will eventually fe...

Finding Healthy Alternatives

Finding Healthy Alternatives

December 3, 2016


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When most people think of the words “Healthy Eating” it is common for many to automatically think about flavorless salads, productsʻ staggering prices, and the inconvenience that it may cause. However, a healthy diet is the first step to a long and happy life. According to a Harvard Public Health arti...

Cat and Dog Huggers Club Advocates for Stray Kittens

Cat and Dog Huggers Club Advocates for Stray Kittens

Sydnee Valdez, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2016


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Amongst the clubs at KS, the Cat and Dog Huggers Club dedicate their time to caring for and protecting stray cats on campus who are in desperate need of food and shelter. There are currently 15 kittens on upper campus that are being monitored and fed by 40 of the club’s student members. However,...

IUCN Leaves its Mark on Hawaiʻi

Chase Rhinelander, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2016


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Hawai’i played host to the largest conservation event on US soil in 60 years this past week. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), with its main focus is putting the longevity of Earth first. The IUCN was held at Hawaii Convention Center from September 1st -10th. Kamehameha was fortun...

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