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Summer at HPA
Welcome to Summer at HPA!
Summer at HPA offers students entering grades 6-12 two unique three-week day and boarding experiences structured for academic enrichment and designed to make the most of summer and take advantage of our wondrous island-home to 80 percent of the world’s ecosystems.
$30 non-refundable application fee
Session 1: June 17 - July 5, 2019
Boarders arrive June 16 and depart on July 6, 2019
Day students attend Monday through Friday, June 17 through July 5, 2019
Session 2: July 8 - July 26, 2019
Boarders arrive July 7 and depart on July 27, 2019.
Day students attend Monday through Friday, July 8 through July 26, 2019
Summer at HPA's diverse class offerings integrate environmental stewardship and awareness, and sustainability education and practices.
Summer at HPA offers new and prospective HPA students an excellent introduction to the school’s program and instructors. Many students return every summer to take advantage of the outstanding program and staff and to meet students from around the world.
For all application packets completed and submitted by the early acceptance deadline of January 15, 2019, you will be contacted no later than February 4, 2019, with your application status.
For application packets completed and submitted by April 12, 2019, you will be contacted no later than May 1, 2019, with your application status.
View our 2019 Summer Course List.
Boarding Students: $4,000 ($7,500 for both) per session. Tuition covers instruction, room, board, books, supplies, airport ground transportation, after school intramural sports, most group activities, and excursions. Airfare, optional sport, health insurance, and personal expenses are extra.
Day Students: $425 ($400 for both sessions) per class block. Scuba Certification Course is two blocks and Outdoor Experience Hawaii is three blocks.
Financial aid available. Please inquire for more information.
For More Information Please Contact:
Summer at HPA
65-1692 Kohala Mountain Road
Kamuela, Hawai'i 96743