We develop our children academically, physically, socially & spiritually through programs guided by Buddhist Values.
- Schools, Preschools & Kindergarten, Public Schools, Elementary Schools, Middle Schools
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With an emphasis on a challenging academic curriculum and a personalized learning environment, the Hongwanji Mission School (HMS) focuses on developing students into confident, compassionate and well-rounded citizens. HMS, serves grades Preschool-8 with an educational pathway committed to a student-centered learning philosophy to ensure the development of the whole child through active and creative learning that incorporates Art, Drama, Music, Physical Education and Technology Literacy. Offering an average class size of 15:1, the WASC/HAIS accredited school takes pride in stimulating, age-appropriate classes taught by dedicated and knowledgeable teachers. Working families appreciate HMS' full-day program at its convenient, centrally located campus in lower Nuuanu. For its youngest students, preschool is an inclusive all-day educational program. Parents of K-8 students also have available all-day educational programs to keep their children engaged and safe. Technology Literacy is integrated into classroom instruction as a tool integral to learning as well as to prepare students for the 21st century workplace. Study tours culminate each grade level. Some are short overnight stays; Zoo, Aquarium, Bishop Museum and other are extended; Grade 4 (Big Island), Grade 5 (East Coast) and Grade 8 (Japan). These study tours maximize learning and fun while they broaden students' horizons in history, culture and the natural environment.
- Nuuanu - Punchbowl, Honolulu
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun Closed
- Gymnasium, Pool, Tennis Court, Art, Drama, Library, Technology Lab, Japanese Language