August 2012

Girls’ Cross Country Team Make Pueo History

August 29, 2012

Lady Pueo of the girls’ cross country team made school history this past weekend as the first ever girls’ team to compete in a race. The girls finished 4th in the JV race. They were led by freshman Ember Hirsch, who finished 6th in the JV race, and Danie Jefferies, who finished 11th. Other team [...]

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Flat Stanley, Choir, Dueling Ukes, and 7AM at Maui Prep!

August 29, 2012

This year, our Lower School Drama Club will be performing “Flat Stanley JR.” a musical based on the popular book Flat Stanley by Jeff Brown.  This is an after school club open to Lower School students in grades 2-5 that meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school from 3:00-4:15 in the school Dining Hall. Performance dates [...]

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Executive Transition Parent Coffee, August 29

August 23, 2012

Aloha Maui Preparatory Ohana, It is with great excitement that we welcome in the new school year. Maui Prep has achieved success far beyond its young years and we have much to celebrate. We start this new school year with deep gratitude to our Head of School, George Baker, who has shared incredible expertise and [...]

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Meet Angie Glass…

August 22, 2012

Maui Prep is thrilled to welcome Angela (Angie) Glass to our Preschool team!!!  Angie will be the Preschool Assistant Teacher alongside Jenny Ford, our Preschool Teacher.  Angie, an Ohio native, earned her Associates of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education from Malone University with an emphasis on Art education.  She has taught in both Preschool [...]

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Summer Camp 2012 a Great Success!

August 17, 2012

Summer Camp 2012 was bigger and better than ever, and a great time was had by all. The Camp was seven weeks this year, running from early June until late July. In addition to loads of fun activities every day, each week featured a special event on Friday. Some of these events were Camping, Olympics, [...]

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Teachers Do Summer Reading Too!

August 14, 2012

Just like all of our students, Maui Prep faculty immerse themselves in some engaging summer reading. Previous years’ books have included “The World Is Flat” by Thomas Friedman, “The Global Achievement Gap” by Tony Wagner, and Daniel Pink’s “A Whole New Mind”. This summer, Maui Prep faculty read “Creating Innovators” by Tony Wagner. In his book, Wagner [...]

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A Parent’s Guide to 21st-Century Education

August 9, 2012

If you have been involved with Maui Prep for the past two or three years, you may have noticed a change in vocabulary amongst our faculty.  Terms like “21st-century education” and “project-based learning (PBL)” have become common place in classrooms, faculty meetings, assemblies, and PTSO gatherings.  In many ways, this movement started when Maui Prep [...]

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