NEWS & EVENTS

iddle school student standing in front of science fair project

Ten IPA Students Advance to the State Science Fair

Ten IPA middle school scientists among the 25 ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY students who competed at the Hawaiʻi Association of Independent Schools District Science Fair at Hanalani Schools have advanced to the 2020 Hawaiʻi State Science & Engineering Fair.

Therapy dog in classroom with students

Meet Sweetie Pi – IPA’s Therapy Dog

This is Sweetie Pi, ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY’s campus therapy dog. Every Thursday, she comes to campus and spends the day with the Secondary Student Support Counselor as part of a pilot project started last October. Sweetie helps students cope with stress and makes them feel comfortable and supported.

Student and senior reading letter together

A Mix of Tradition and Technology Between Seniors and Students

Grade 2 students and the residents of ‘Ilima at Leihano are developing wonderful intergenerational friendships with their many visits to the residences throughout the year.

Lina Finley with her artwork

IPA Senior Awarded Gold Key at Hawaiʻi Regional Scholastic Art Awards

Lina Finley ’20 was awarded the Gold Key in Digital Art at the 57th Annual Hawaiʻi Regional Scholastic Art Awards for her digital illustration titled “The Power of Lighting.”

Student standing in front of science fair project talking to judge.

Student Scientists Present Projects at Middle School Science Fair

IPA students competed in the 13th annual IPA Middle School Science Fair, with 24 of the top projects moving on to the HAIS District Science Fair on February 15, 2020.