NEWS & EVENTS

Grade 4 students help to build the umu.

Grade 4 Inaugural Luau Provides Authentic Learning Experiences

The Grade 4 students wrapped up their project-based learning (PBL) integrating units on Hawaiʻi/Hawaiian Culture and Business/Finance with their inaugural Grade 4 Luau. The luau was conceived as a business venture, completely planned and organized… more w

A senior student helps younger students with a math problem

Pi Day Challenge Makes Math Fun

What could be better than learning about Pi in your PJ’s? Yesterday, Grade 4-7 students got together to celebrate Pi Day (and Spirit Week Pajama Day) with a slew of fun math activities. This yearly… more w

Elementary students performing at Multicultural program

Elementary Multicultural Performance Celebrates Dances from Around the World

The ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY Elementary School held its annual Multicultural Performance on February 6, 2019. This special event brings together the Elementary ʻohana to celebrate different cultures through song and dance, as a reminder of… more w

Student in Mandarin practices calligraphy

Elementary Mandarin Students Celebrate the “Year of the Pig”

ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY’s Elementary students had a lot of special activities planned to welcome in the “Year of the Pig” in their Mandarin classes. This year, the lunar New Year fell on February 5 and… more w

White carnations taped to student lockers

White Carnations Help Spread Words of Kindness

January 29 is National Carnation Day, and at ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY it is also Kindness Carnation Day. This year, more than 2000 single white carnations with personal messages of gratitude and appreciation were delivered to… more w