Kahuku High and Intermediate School

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Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

2016 We Are Samoa Festival - Kahuku High and Intermediate

Jack Johnson

Kahuku alum

Water Polo

Homecoming Queen and King

Student volunteers at kahuku.org

Kaua'i Princess- Jasmine Niutupuivaha

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Girls Water Polo - 2016 OIA Champs!

KHIS students visiting Washington D.C., after winning 

1st place in the National History Day competition.

2016 AVID Seniors

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Graduate Alex Walsh represented KHIS as this year's HCH-NHD 

Summer Intern. She poses with Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard

during the Hawaii History Day visit at Capitol Hill on June 16.

(Photo credit: David Ishii).

Hawaiian Immersion, the Kahuku Green Team and Hawaiian 

Language students helped restore Loko Ea, an ancient Hawaiian

fishpond located in Haleiwa. Mahalo for your volunteer service!

Congratulations Class of 2016!

Rugby Team at Nationals

Our football players congratulate DESTINO AND TAYLOR... 

on their wins at the Special Olympics

Destino received a silver and Taylor received two gold medals...

State Senator Feki Pouha visits with KHIS students

Jay Phung, Rachel Shumway, Shoen Reid, Ben Merrill represent 

Kahuku High & Intermediate and Laie Elementary. Jay and Rachel 

won Best in State project in the senior division at National History Day 2016. 

Kaua'i Princess- Jasmine Niutupuivaha

Authors of the 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant meet with 

Kahuku High and Intermediate School officials. Mahalo for your passionate

interest of our students living in Ko'olauloa!

Kahuku students meet the United Nation's Ambassador of Peace

at the University of Hawaii Manoa Campus

Aolele Taulapapa wins 1st Place in "Hawaii Next 50" Competition

Fund 42

May Night Queen Keleane Tapusoa

2015 KHIS Faculty and Staff

Turtle Bay Resort

May Night King- Alaifatu Tito and Queen- Keleane Tapusoa

Kahuku High Rugby Team Defeats Snow Canyon in St. George, Utah

Cash award winners of Veterans of Foreign Wars competition

Senior Alex Walsh winning a $1,500 scholarship from


Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Kahuku History Day Competition

2016 AVID Seniors

Kahuku High Rugby Team Defeats Snow Canyon in St. George, Utah

Kahuku High and Intermediate School

Pride of the North Shore

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Congratulations Class of 2016!

2013 Kahuku Green Team Summit at

Sunset Ranch, Pupukea, Oahu

2016-17 Student Body Government officers

2016 Seniors pursuing secondary education

Laie Park Big Boys - 2016 D1 Red Champions!

Big Island Princess- Jessica Lessary, Maui Princess- Amber Sorenson, O'ahu Princess- Mia Miller Kaua'i Princess- Jasmine Niutupuivaha, 

Moloka'iPrincess- Sandra Whitfield, Lana'i Princess- Alyssa Veras, Ni'ihau Princess- Nati Oloa, Kaho'olawe Princess- Camilla Falatea 

Ladies in Waiting- Isabelle Kamaka, Paula Taosoga and Brianna Toelupe

Hau'oli Kikaha, alum of KHIS, now an
NFL linebacker for the New Orlean Saints.

Sariah Howard, manager of kahuku.org

John John Florence, alum of Kahuku High, 

crowned best of big-wave event dubbed 'The Eddie'

Brothers Ma'ake Kemoeatu, an ex-Baltimore Raven, and

Chris Kemoeatu, an ex-Pittsburgh Steeler, with Coach Tata


Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Kahuku High and Intermediate's Model UN Program held at Turtle Bay Resort

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Kahuku Green Team service project at

Loko Ea Ancient Fishpond, Haleiwa, Oahu 

Job shadowing at Turtle Bay Resort

Kahuku Computer Repair Club 

2016 Senior Prom

2016 Rugby Team


Eden Uyehara

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Lives of great men all remind us; we can make our lives sublime, 
And, departing, leave behind us; footprints on the sands of time.

Jack Johnson inspires our Kahuku Green Team 

during the 2015 Food Summit.

Kahuku Band

We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, 

it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.

                                                                                              - Jesse Owens

Tui Roberts

Kahuku Women's Rugby

3 Kahuku High students compete in the 2012

International Science and Engineering Fair

Reno, Nevada

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Congratulations to Kahuhu National Honor Society members 

and new inductees. Wonderful ceremony! You make us all proud! RR4L!

The Kahuku Red Raider Football Team welcomes both

of the NFL Pro Bowl teams on January 27, 2016 

Penina Lefau, 

Hawaiian Immersion, the Kahuku Green Team and Hawaiian

Language students helped restore Loko Ea, an ancient Hawaiian

fishpond located in Haleiwa. Mahalo for your service!

May Night Queen Keleane Tapusoa

History Day Competition

KHIS Project Grad 2016

We the People team led by Jan Harney

Homecoming Court

(left) 7th grader Shon Reid, 9th graders Rachel Shumway 

and Jay Phung are NHD bound at the University of Maryland 

this June.

Superintendent Kathryn Matayoshi, Aolele Taulapapa and Former Governor Ariyoshi

Aolele Taulapapa won 1st Place in "Hawaii Next 50" Competition

Senator Jessica Woolsey with Kahuku High students

Vocal Motion wins Gold Award in California!

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Kahuku Red Raiders after a first round win. Senior Slader Bark jumping

in the background was so fast like the "Flash" it is blurred.

KHIS alum with the Oscar Temaru, president of French Polynesia.

She selected President Temaru for her 7th grade History Day project

and met him in person 8 years later as Miss Tahiti.

KHIS Students visit Iolani Palace.

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

"We the People" Champion Team led by Jan Harney

Zoe Sher and Drama Teacher Mr. Michael Lau

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

NCAA senior signing day.

Congratulations to our awesome athletes for all their effort, hard work, and success1

Hawaiian Immersion, the Kahuku Green Team and Hawaiian

Language students helped restore Loko Ea, an ancient Hawaiian

fishpond located in Haleiwa. Mahalo for your service!

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

Most people don't want to be part of the process, 

just the outcome. But the process is where you find 

out who should be part of the outcome.

2015 Hawaii State Champions

Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas

kahuku.org selling gear at the 

Polynesian Cultural Center

Laie, Hawaii

Hundreds of KHIS students created 5,000 origami sculptures

to raise $10,000 for the Red Cross for Fukushima tsunami survivors.

Manti Te'o

Kahuku Alum


Orientation for 7th Graders
Date: 8/1/2016, 8 AM 1 PM
1st Day of School for all Grades 7-12
Date: 8/2/2016
Kahuku vs. Leilehua - JV & Varsity Football
Date: 8/12/2016, 5:30 PM 9:30 PM
Location: Leilehua High School, 1515 California Ave, Wahiawa
Statehood Day
Date: 8/19/2016
Aiea vs. Kahuku - JV & Varsity Football
Date: 8/19/2016, 5:30 PM 9:30 PM
Location: Kahuku High & Intermediate School, 56-490 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku
Waianae vs. Kahuku - JV & Varsity Football
Date: 8/26/2016, 5:30 PM 9:30 PM
Location: Kahuku High & Intermediate School, Kamehameha Highway, Kahuku
Campbell vs. Kahuku - JV & Varsity Football
Date: 9/3/2016, 4:30 PM 8:30 PM
Location: Kahuku High & Intermediate School, 56-490 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku
Labor Day
Date: 9/5/2016
Kahuku vs. Radford - JV & Varsity Football
Date: 9/9/2016, 5:30 PM 9/10/2016, 9:30 AM
Location: Radford High School, 4361 Salt Lake Blvd, Honolulu
Kahuku vs. Bishop Gorman - Varsity Football
Date: 9/17/2016, 7 PM 9 PM
Location: Bishop Gorman Catholic High School, 5959 S Hualapai Way, Las Vegas, NV 89148
Kahuku vs. Moanalua - JV & Varsity Football
Date: 9/24/2016, 4:30 PM 8:30 PM
Location: Moanalua High School, 2825 Ala Ilima St, Honolulu
Kahuku vs. Kaiser - JV & Varsity Football
Date: 9/30/2016, 5:30 PM 9:30 PM
Location: Kaiser High School, Lunalilo Home Road, Honolulu
Fall Break
Date: 10/10/2016 10/14/2016

Kahuku News

Attn: Cheerleading Competition Squad Trouts

Eryouts August 4th Thursday meet in front of the gym ready for practice. Open tryout to high school/ Looking for skilled tumblers and/or familiar with cheer stunts. Must complete the Athletic clearance form prior to practice. Paperwork in the office. Turn it into the trainer and get office signature. Questions please email svivascheer@gmail.com

Thank you, Coach Vivas GO BiG RED!!!!


Volleyball packets with the following forms included inside are available in the front office: Physical Form, Risk Form, Student Participation and Travel Form, Student Consent and Waiver Form for Fundraising Activity's, and Publication/Video Release Form. The Physical and Risk form must be submitted to the Athletic Trainer located on the left side of gymnasium. When cleared, Athletic Trainer will give you an Athletic Clearance form which needs to be given to Margaret Primacio in the business office located at the front office. Margaret Primacio will check if you have any outstanding financial obligations. When cleared, she will sign the Athletic Clearance form. Athletic Clearance form, Student Participation and Travel form, student consent and waiver form for fundraising activity's, and publication/video release form need to be sealed inside of the signed manilla envelope and submitted to me in Q-5 no later than Monday 8/1/16 by 2:30pm. You may also drop envelope off into my mailbox located in the front office by the same deadline.

Forms are due by deadline in order to try out on Monday 8/1 at 3pm. Also attached to the backside of the manila envelope is a yellow rubric of how the coaches will be evaluating you at tryouts. If you have any concerns, please feel free to contact me. GO BIG RED!


Sina P. Pili
Program Team Mom

KHIS and Kahuku Elementary are looking for Site Coordinators for their 21st Century Community Learning Centers.

A few Site Coordinator responsibilities include hiring after-school tutors, coordinating facilities and schedules for tutors, providing tutors with professional development for project-based learning, and observing/monitoring sessions. The work hours are from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and the pay ranges from $20 to $24 per hour. Please contact Donna Lindsey at 305-7300 if you have any questions. Submit resumes to Shelley Carriera at Kahuku High and Intermediate School or to shelley_carriera@notes.k12. hi.us by August 10. Mahalo!

Attention AWESOME Seniors!

Lifetouch will be adjusting their normal business hours to accommodate our Seniors for their yearbook picture. Seniors who were put on the wait list will be accommodated by the Sept. 17 deadline. Seniors who have not yet scheduled an appointment can call 456-4333 to do so. The sitting fee is $45. Mahalo!

Newsletter clarifications

7th Grade Orientation ends at 12 noon on August 1st.

1st Bell rings at 7:55am and the tardy bell rings at 8:00am

You may write 1 check for all siblings to include Dues, Athletic Pass, Yearbook, Lunch, Bus etc.

Applications For Free & Reduced Price Meals

An application may be picked up in the Front Office. Students need to turn in a completed application every school year. There is a 30-day grace period at the start of the school year for students who had been receiving free and reduced-price meals at their previous Hawaii DOE school. New applications may take up to a week to be approved and processed.

A new web-based online application can be accessed by clicking on the link or image above.


We are looking for a Family Involver to help coordinate our KHIS family activities.
A few of the responsibilities for this position include, dissemination of the monthly newsletter,
the coordination of family meetings and workshops, assisting with School Community
Council (SCC) meetings, and data collection and inputting. The hours are 17 hours per
week and the salary is $18 to $23 an hour. Please submit your resume to Charmaine Pina
at charmaine_pina@notes.k12.hi.us, or the front office by July 22.

We would like to extend a huge mahalo to Grace Alaiasa for her invaluable service and
creative touches over the past five years.

2016 Graduates

We have NCAA asking for your final transcripts, I have only 6 of you that requested for them to be sent. Please come in to the Registrars Office in Q1 to fill out a transcript form. If you are no longer on island, please go to kahukuhigh.org alumni tab transcript request download the form, follow all the directions and send it in ASAP. It was announced in the daily bulletin, during graduation practice, so there is no excuse.

This goes for the College also that you will be attending. Please give me a call if you have any questions.

Have a great weekend & Happy July 4th.

kahuku.org is getting ready for 2016-17 School Year

Here is their Store Hours for the rest of June & July.....
They are scheduled to renovate this weekend - With our Kahuku.org Kick Off & Re-Opening Scheduled for July 19 & 20th.....

They appreciate all those who will be helping us with this renovation. They are very excited to show you our new products and vendors we will be working with this up coming school year.
‬ - Robert

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