2015-2016 News Articles

Parker Students Visit Peru

June 29, 2016 Eight Parker students recently returned from a 10-day trip to Peru. Students from Parker’s middle and upper school attended this inaugural trip of the school’s newly reformed Travel Club.  Students visited Lima, Cusco, the Sacred Valley and the Amazon Basin. Trip highlights include... » read more

Parker School Wraps Summer Basketball Camp

June 24, 2016 Parker School’s summer basketball camp recently wrapped after two weeks of drills, games and awards. More than 25 kids ages 10 to 14 participated in Parker’s summer basketball camp which ran from June 6 to 16 at Parker School in Waimea. Athletes focused on fundamentals in the morning, followed by... » read more

Parker Announces Athletic Awards

June 17, 2016 Parker School is pleased to announce the following Parker Bull Athletic Award recipients for the 2015-2016 school year: Girls Varsity Volleyball – Most Valuable Player – Bliss LorattaCoach’s Award – Riley HerendeenHolomua Award – Anna Gaglione Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball... » read more

Fine Arts Award Winners Announced

June 15, 2016 Parker School wishes to congratulate the many students presented with a Fine Arts award for their participation and achievement during the 2015-16 school year.  On May 12, students in grades 6-12 were honored for their dedication and excellence in this year’s two Dramatiques productions and... » read more

Parker Announces Scholarship Recipients

June 13, 2016 Parker School is pleased to announce fifteen scholarship recipients for the 2016-2017 school year. The following four students will receive Parker’s Kahilu Scholarship.  This award is for middle school students and is given in recognition of a student’s academic merit, character, and... » read more

Parker Students Honored at End of Year Academic Awards

June 09, 2016 Parker School is proud to announce numerous year-end academic awards for the 2015 - 2016 school year.  Five juniors were honored with Parker’s prestigious “Book Awards,” each awarded student received a hand-chosen book from their teacher to inspire life-long learning.  Additional Parker... » read more

Grades 4 and 5 Impress at Science Fair

May 20, 2016 Parker School students in grades 4 and 5 impressed judges during their recent science fair held at Parker’s lower school. Students began their project with a question, which they researched; they then formed a hypothesis to answer the question, tested it and provided a conclusion, all over a two-... » read more

Parker Yearbook Second in State

May 12, 2016      Parker School’s 2015-2016 yearbook won second place overall in the high school division in the Herff Jones Publishing Hawaii yearbook contest out of more than 40 schools statewide. Parker’s yearbook theme is “Limitless” and they are the only Big Island school recognized in... » read more

Parker Students Celebrate May Day

May 10, 2016 Parker lower school held their 11th annual May Day on Friday, May 6 with the following theme: “Mohala I ka pua, ua wehe kaiao”, which means the blossoms are opening, for dawn is breaking. All 106 students in kindergarten through grade 5 worked under the direction of kumu hula (dance teacher)... » read more

Parker Students Explore Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

April 28, 2016 Parker lower school students in grades 4 and 5 recently took their curriculum outside the classroom with an extended trip to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to learn Hawaiian geology, biology and culture first-hand.  Thirty-six students and five chaperones, spent three days and two nights... » read more