Welcome back, Raiders!

The 2016-17 school year began on Monday for 1,905 students. In the Upper School (grades 7-12), the morning started with a Convocation in the Lower Gym, which opened with a beautiful performance by Hālau ‘Iolani and featured speeches by Head of School Dr. Timothy R. Cottrell and the three proconsuls.  Click for more info.

‘Iolani 35, Waimea 3

The ‘Iolani varsity football team defeated Waimea, 35-3, on Saturday at Eddie Hamada Field to improve to 2-0 on the season. The Raiders will be back in action next Saturday (Aug. 27), when they host La Jolla Country Day in the Father Bray Memorial Football Classic. #goraidersoneteam  Click for results and schedule information.

Father Bray Classic!

The 53rd Annual Father Bray Memorial Football Classic is set for Saturday. The ‘Iolani varsity football team will host La Jolla Country Day School (San Diego) at Eddie Hamada Field. The game kicks off at 3 p.m. The halftime show will feature the 2016-17 debuts of the ‘Iolani Marching Band and Dance Team.  Click for more information.

Literature of Sport video

For the past 13 years, ‘Iolani alumni have visited with Literature of Sport students to share firsthand accounts of the legendary Father Kenneth A. Bray. The visits complement the study of The Ol' Man, a Fr. Bray biography written by Ronald Oba '42 and Don Johnson.  Click to view video that shows how the book comes to life.

Kalaupapa video

Partnering with Ka 'Ohana O Kalaupapa, 'Iolani School teachers and students embarked on a year-long collaborative project to learn more about Kalaupapa. Ka 'Ohana O Kalaupapa aims to bring the people of Kalaupapa back into the history they created, while reaching out to their descendants.  Click to view video.


Explore ‘Iolani School


Graduation of the Class of 2016
Jun 4 Two hundred twenty-eight students became ‘Iolani School alumni during commencement exercises on campus.

Class of 2022

Class of 2022 'Moving Up Ceremony'
Jun 2 Speeches and singing of "Music of My Heart" highlight service in St. Alban's Chapel on last day as Lower Schoolers.

Class of 2028

Class of 2028 Kindergarten Ho‘olaule‘a
May 13 Performance for parents and grandparents in One Team Fieldhouse celebrated their island home and first year together.


May Day 2016: He Huaka‘i Ke Ola
May 3 Students in kindergarten through 12th grade performed in the May Day program, which is available for viewing online.


VIDEO: ‘Iolani Fair 2016 'Race to Space'
Apr 16 Mahalo nui loa to the volunteers who made it happen! Enjoy recap video, featuring all the fantastic food, games, rides and fun!