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Thelma Parker Library presents HPA Handbell Choir in concert

| | Dec 11 2017 - 12:20am | Comments

WAIMEA — The Hawaii Preparatory Academy Middle School’s Handbell Choir, under the direction of Georgia Polakova, will put on a free holiday performance open to the public at 5 p.m. this Wednesday at Thelma Parker Memorial Public and School Library.

  1. Posted: Jul 11 2017 - 12:25am

    The fourth session of the summer program begins from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. July 17-21 at Kauna’oa Bay on the south end of Mauna Kea Beach Hotel’s beach. The session is limited to 50 kids ages 12-17.

  2. | Posted: Jul 7 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — On June 28, five Big Island schools and organizations were presented with 2017 Aloha Grown Malama Honua Awards.

  3. Posted: Jul 4 2017 - 12:25am

    Ruth Yawata of Waimea earned a bachelor of arts degree in interdisciplinary studies at the June 17 commencement.

  4. | Posted: Jun 30 2017 - 12:25am

    NORTH HAWAII — On June 22, Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (HCFCU) announced the recipients of its 2017 college scholarships. A total of $20,000 was awarded to eight deserving Hawaii Island recipients. Two of them reside in North Hawaii.

  5. | Posted: Jun 27 2017 - 12:30am

    WAIKOLOA VILLAGE — More than 40 parents, teachers and students met Thursday night at Waikoloa Village Elementary and Middle School, ready to erase crude words and images that covered the buildings’ walls and playground.

  6. | Posted: Jun 27 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — Parker School announced the 2017-2018 school year scholarship recipients last Friday.

  7. | Posted: Jun 23 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — Funded through the NOAA Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) Program and Kamehameha Schools, The Kohala Center’s Hawaii Meaningful Environmental Education for Teachers (HI-MEET) program trains and supports teachers to conduct relevant field research activities that are aligned with Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

  8. Posted: Jun 23 2017 - 12:20am

    The Big Island Giving Tree (BIGT) is ramping up the annual Sponsor a Student Program for this coming school year. Residents can donate to students whose families fall in the gap, orphans, houseless, in shelters, whose parents are in a residential program, who are being cared for by grandparents with no assistance, death of a parent or caregiver, or sudden illness of a parent or caregiver.

  9. | Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 12:30am

    HONOLULU — Parker School was among nine schools statewide given awards at the 2017 HMSA Kaimana Awards &Scholarship Program luncheon in Honolulu June 10. In addition, Hawaii Preparatory Academy (HPA) student Sabrina Marvin received a scholarship.

  10. Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — Parker School announced Thursday that it has received a seven-year accreditation term from the Western Association of Colleges and Schools and the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools. This is the longest term the accrediting body awards, and Parker School’s third full-term award since its original accreditation.

  11. Posted: Jun 16 2017 - 12:25am

    Nearly 200 students from sixth through 12th grades made the school’s dean’s list for the semester that runs from January through May. The junior class topped the list with 41 students total to attain the distinction.

  12. | Posted: Jun 13 2017 - 12:35am

    WAIMEA — Common Sense, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of digital media and technology, has recognized Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s Village Campus of grades K-8 as a Common Sense Certified School: Digital Citizenship.

  13. | Posted: Jun 13 2017 - 12:30am

    WAIMEA — A special three-week summer program will be offered at Waimea Elementary and Middle Schools beginning June 26. It is made possible through a federally funded 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant awarded in 2014.

  14. | Posted: Jun 9 2017 - 12:25am

    WAIMEA — Children can choose from three performing arts summer camps at Kahilu Theatre this year. The first, Let’s Dance, begins June 19 and continues through June 30. The second, Adventures in Polynesia, will be from July 3–15, and the third is Keiki Performing Arts Workshop (KPAW) July 17–28.

  15. Posted: Jun 6 2017 - 12:29am

    Rocky Mountain College is pleased to announce the spring semester dean’s list that includes students who maintained a 3.60 to 3.99 GPA. Kamuela resident Dyllon Ching was among the students noted.