ʻOni ka noʻonoʻo hānau he manaʻo"
In our Haleo program students are able to learn the language and culture of Hawaii through different methods of teachings, lessons, mele (songs), moʻolelo (stories) and hands on experiences.
Our main purpose is to support and encourage, the expansion of the native Hawaiian dialect by encouraging and creating more Hawaiian speakers with ʻike kupuna in order to perpetuate the language and culture.
Haumana (students) from Haleo share the culture of Hawaii with the malahini (visitors).
"Ma ka hana ka ʻike."
-In working one learns