aka Niihau School of Kekaha (NSK) has existed in its current form since May 1999. The genesis of the School, however, occurred in 1993 when parents from the Niihau community residing on Kauai initiated a home school program for students whose primary language is the Niihau dialect of Hawaiian.
The program implements a bilingual education program to improve the performance our students by instructing them in the English language to raise their functional skills in the western dominated world. Niihau Cultural values and language are preserved using the language they live Niihau Hawaiian.
The current program known as Kula Aupuni Niihau A Kahelelani Aloha, PCS uses place based and projects based learning to reinforce Hawaiian cultural values. Technology is blended with traditional learning techniques to increase English, language arts, mathematics, science and social studies skills.
The school provides focus on learning through multidisciplinary community based education with an emphasis on the acquisition of English (reading & writing skills) while sustaining the Niihau Hawaiian language and culture...
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