October 2011

Talk Story Tour Comes to Maui Prep

October 22, 2011

The oral tradition is alive and well at Maui Prep!  On Wednesday, October 19, four internationally known storytellers performed for our Grade 6 through 12 students.  Speaking on themes of environmental awareness and ‘spookiness’ (a quixotic pairing), the Talk Story raconteurs engaged our ‘Ohana with their remarkable tales of tribulation and redemption.  Talk Story, now [...]

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Kindergarten Takes Flight!

October 7, 2011

            The Kindergarten class has been exploring the world of aviation over the past four weeks! The unit took off when the students decided that they had several essential questions about airports and airlines. The teacher, Miss. Heather Goss, took a course this past summer on project based learning and thought that airline study would be [...]

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The AP Program at Maui Prep

October 6, 2011

Advanced Placement Program (AP) courses are college-level courses offered in high school. AP courses reflect what is taught in top introductory college courses. At the end of course, students take AP Exams in May — standardized exams that measure how well students have mastered college-level course work. Students who do well on AP Exams can [...]

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