News & Events


Summer Community Service – Poi Dogs and Popoki

The importance of giving back through community service is an integral part of student life at Island Pacific Academy from the youngest grade (annual IPA Trike-a-thon) to alumni.  Students in the secondary division, grades 6-12,… more w

Double Win at the 2014-2015 HMSA Kaimana Awards

Congratulations to Kimberly Uehisa (‘15) and Island Pacific Academy. Both Ueshisa and IPA were recognized Saturday, June 13, at the 2014-2015 HMSA Kaimana Awards & Scholarship Program luncheon. Uehisa won one of 15 statewide $5,000… more w

Senior Class “Green” Gift to IPA

Each year the students of the senior class make a gift to the school using funds earned during their years together in the Secondary division.  This year’s gift from the Class of 2015–five water bottle… more w

Navigator Award Recognizes Exemplary Senior

The highest student award at ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY is the Navigator Award given each year to a graduating senior.  Selected by the faculty, this “ideal student” personifies key components of IPA’s mission statement such as:… more w

Navigator 2014-2015 Wrap Up

One word sums up Island Pacific Academy’s athletics program this year: AWESOME!  Every season – fall, winter, and spring – had its share of triumphs and stand-out Navigator student-athletes. IPA Navigators started the fall season… more w

The Last Week of School: Traditions and Celebrations in the PYP

The final week of the 2014-2015 school year was full of traditions and celebrations for the PYP students, faculty and staff.  There were many opportunities to celebrate the school year. It began on Tuesday with… more w

MYP Awards Night

On Wednesday, May 20th 2015, our Island Pacific Academy community came together to celebrate our Middle Years Program (MYP) students with the MYP Awards Night.  We honored students in the 6th through 10th grades for… more w

A Night of Theatre

A Night of Theatre was a showcase of the Middle Years and Diploma Programme Theatre Student’s classroom work.  There were 6 pieces entirely student directed and produced. They used class time over 5 weeks to… more w

IPA Student wins Hawaiian Humane Society Contest

For the second year in a row, Mark York (’17), is a winner in the Hawaiian Humane Society’s Pause4Paws Service Learning Contest.  Mark’s entry “Chompers Guide to Exercise” is the winner in the High School… more w

Congratulations Class of 2015

ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY graduated its sixth class of seniors on May 23, 2015. Held on the beautiful grounds of the Lanikuhonua Cultural Institute, the Commencement ceremony celebrated the milestone of high school graduation and marked… more w

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