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Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year!

President and Mrs. Paul Turnbull welcomed 1,570 Preschool and K-12 students back to campus Monday, August 14.

Posted on August 18, 2017 by Scot Allen

President and Mrs. Paul Turnbull welcomed 1,570 Preschool and K-12 students back to campus Monday, August 14.

Following a traditional colorful greeting at the front gate, students, faculty and staff then gathered in Mills Gymnasium for the Opening Convocation, where we celebrated our youngest preschool class of 2032 as well as the clsss of 2018, all united in the collective spirit of E Kūlia Kākou (Let's strive and aspire together).

Click here for a photo gallery of the day!

On Tuesday, August 8, faculty returned to campus for the traditional KupuKupu fern ceremony and welcome convocation in Bakken Auditorium. Early that morning near Wailele Spring, faculty and staff members contributed an individual KupuKupu to the lei that was woven together to symbolize the ties that connect them into one professional 'ohana.

Please click here to view photographs from the morning!