November 2012

The Zoo To Remember!

November 28, 2012

Over the past ten weeks, the Kindergarten and 2nd grade classes studied various aspects of zoos through project based learning. Each student selected an animal to become an expert on before working on multi-age teams to complete a series of tasks. The students: Researched the habitat and diet of their animal Wrote friendly letters to [...]

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Jingle Bell Ball-It’s Not Too Late to Make Your Reservations!!!

November 28, 2012

Jingle Bell Rock & Roll Ball December 1st at the Ritz-Carlton Kapalua It’s not too late to make your reservations! Contact Cathi Minami at cminami@mauiprep.org or call 665-9966!    Live Auction Highlights     Get Ready for Valentine’s Day Treat yourself to the romantic weekend of a lifetime at AAA Five Diamond award winning The Ritz-Carlton, [...]

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Rockin’ & Rollin’ at Maui Prep’s Jingle Bell Ball

November 25, 2012

Maui Prep’s 7th Annual Jingle Bell Ball is just around the corner.  The Jingle Bell “Rock & Roll” Ball, taking place on December 1, 2012, is truly one of west Maui’s premier social events not to be missed.  This festive night at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua features a pupu/cocktail hour, a gourmet dinner followed by dancing [...]

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History Movie of the Month

November 23, 2012

Did you know that Maui Prep has its own mini-movie theater?  Every month, students in Mr. Deal’s history classes go to the movies!  The movies are shown at school at night and even though it is completely voluntary, almost all the students attend.  Each class has their own ‘Movie of the Month’ based around a [...]

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Building Citizens and Voters

November 16, 2012

November 6, 2012 was a historic day. Once again the United States of America, now 225 years old, elected its next generation of leaders through a democratic process in which citizens chose the leadership of the country.  A national election provides an unmatched “teachable moment.” During the month of October, teachers throughout the school worked [...]

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Upper School English Standards Based Portfolio

November 9, 2012

As the end of the trimester approached students began reflecting on the work that they had completed in their English classes across the first trimester. Students were provided with a list of Common Core English Standards that had been met through the class and then spent the time to identify which pieces of work they felt aligned [...]

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Maui Prep Cover Girl

November 7, 2012

  Aloha to Maui Concierge Magazine’s November cover girl! Eight year old Namahina Kawabata is currently in the third grade at Maui Preparatory Academy in Napili, where her favorite subject is Performing Arts. Mom is Nohealani Ralar, who works at the Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua in sales and marketing, and is also a cheerleading coach at Lahainaluna [...]

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The Future Looks Bright For Pueo Swimmers!

November 6, 2012

The MIL swim season is just beginning for our high school swimmers, but did you know that many Maui Prep students have been training and competing for the past few months already?  The island of Maui has a rich tradition of club swimming and many of Maui Prep’s younger students (and a few older ones) [...]

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2012 Maui Prep 3rd Annual Turkey Run

November 6, 2012

Maui Prep is happy to announce that the 3rd annual Turkey Trot will be taking place in November 15 at 3:30 pm.  This is a 1.5 mile family fun run with music and prizes (you guessed it…turkeys!).  The race is organized as a community service by Maui Prep’s varsity cross-country running team. The race is [...]

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