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Welcome to Summer Session at HPA!

Summer at HPA offers students entering grades 6-12 a unique four-week boarding experience 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. The day student fee is $550 per class, while the boarding student fee is $5,200 for the entire session.

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Boarders arrive June 26 and depart on July 22. For day students instruction begins June 27 and runs until July 21.

Summer Session's diverse class offerings integrate environmental stewardship and awareness, and sustainability education and practices.

Summer Session 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.


Application Fee: $25 Application

Deadline: April 15, 2017


Boarding Students: $5,200. Tuition covers instruction, room, board, books, supplies, airport ground transportation, after school intramural sports, health insurance, most group activities, and excursions. Airfare, optional sport, and personal expenses are extra. Boarders arrive on June 26 and depart on July 22.

Day Students: $550. Hawaiian Print Studio, Marine Science Seminar, and Scuba Certification courses $1,100 each; individual classes $550. Instruction begins June 27 and runs July 21.

Financial aid available. Please inquire for more information.

For More Information Please Contact:

HPA Summer Summer Session
65-1692 Kohala Mountain Road
Kamuela, Hawai'i 96743

Tel: 808-881-4088

Please view the Summer 2017 Courses

View the 2017 Upper School Courses

View the 2017 Middle School Courses

View the 2017 English as a Second Language Courses

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