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.

Front of school with children playing

IPA Welcomes New Board of Trustees Members

ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY’s Board of Trustees recently welcomed two new members to the board. IPA is grateful and excited to have Susan Murray and Del Mochizuki join the board to help IPA further its mission to empower students to unlock their potential in a place where values matter.

Scene of the ballroom at gala

Grand Expedition – Oh the Places We’ll Go! Highlights

Grand Expedition – Oh the Places Weʻll Go! celebrated our 15th anniversary with a night of creativity, inspiration, and wonder showcasing IPAʻs past, present, and future.

IPA Founders and leadership with founders'portrait

IPA Celebrates its 15th Year

IPA celebrated its 15th anniversary with a special Founders’ Day ceremony with the school’s three founders – Dr. Dan White, Judy White, and Larry Caster.

Student stands in front of her completed mural

IPA Students’ Murals Brighten Up The Queen’s Medical Center – West O’ahu

Three colorful and inspiring murals painted by ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY students now brighten up the walls of the main stairwell at The Queen’s Medical Center – West Oʻahu. The mural projects were a part of… more w