News & Announcements

  • Spotlight on Punahou's Art Collection

    Punahou Communications Staff
    Posted March 21, 2017

    The students of Punavsion turned the lens on the impressive and diverse art on Punahou’s campus.

  • Visualizing A Close-Knit Community

    Rachel Breitweser ’03
    Posted March 8, 2017

    Chloé Selarque ’11, a talented young artist and teaching assistant in the Academy art department is engaging Punahou’s community through an art installation project of four floor-to-ceiling sized looms set up in Cooke Learning Commons Makery, Bishop Learning Commons (BLC), Luke Center and the Omidyar K-1 Neighborhood. Everyone on campus is invited to add a piece to the weavings.

  • Student Quartet Plays Music from the Heart

    Rachel Breitweser ’03
    Posted March 1, 2017

    Students of a string quartet group performed a movement from Mozart’s String Quartet No. 14 in G Major after five months of studying the piece. The quartet consists of two violinists, a violist and a cellist. They work on one piece each semester and meet with their chamber music coach, Maile Reeves once a week as well as rehearse on their own.

  • First-Graders Express Their Creative Sides

    Punahou Communications Staff
    Posted August 18, 2016

    Over the summer, first-graders stimulated their creativity in First ARTists, a class where they delved into art, reading, drama and cooking. Activities included puppet shows, baking pretzel hotdogs and mixing paint to create different colors.

Commitment to the Arts

At the Heart of Punahou School’s Mission:

To provide an environment where students can: ... Develop and enhance creativity and appreciation of the arts.

From kindergarten to grade 12, students enjoy broad exposure to the arts as an integral part of the curriculum, by participating in clubs and through a wide variety of co-curricular options. The scope of opportunity includes both visual arts and performing arts. Co-curricular classes are also available to the community through the Music School and the Dance School.

Upcoming Events

Thu / Apr 27

Grades 6 – 8 May Day Program

9:00 AM - 10:30 AMHemmeter Fieldhouse
Thu / Apr 27

Grades 6 – 8 May Day Program

1:00 PM - 2:30 PMHemmeter Fieldhouse
Thu / Apr 27

Grades 9 – 12 Spring Concert

7:00 PM - 9:00 PMDillingham Hall
Fri / Apr 28

K – Grade 2 May Day Program

9:00 AM - 10:00 AMHemmeter Fieldhouse
Fri / Apr 28

Grades 3 – 5 May Day Program

1:00 PM - 2:00 PMHemmeter Fieldhouse
Fri / May 05

Grade 6 Choir Concert

6:30 PM - 8:30 PMTwigg-Smith Pavilion
Sat / May 06

Chamber Music Spring Recital

4:00 PM - 6:00 PMDillingham Hall