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8th grade promotion

8th Grade Promotion Save the Date

Please join us to celebrate our 8th graders at the 8th grade Promotion on May 23, 2024 on PHIS campus. Please note this event is for student and up to 3 adult guests. No children or siblings. An RSVP will be sent home later with you 8th grader.
Growing Together Flyer

PHIS Growing Together Malama 'Aina Kakou Community La Hana

As a part of the Pahoa food sovereignty journey started in September. We invite you to please join us in the construction of Pahoa High & Intermediate School’s Community Garden, Saturday May 11th, 10 am - 2 pm. Sponsored by PHIS, Kupu, and Kōkua Hawaii Foundation, this day will mark both a continuation and closing of the Mālama ʻĀina Kākou Community Lā Hana series for the 23'-24' school year.

Malama Workshop Community Opportunity

Join us & our partners at Vibrant Hawaii for a transofrmative 90 minute workshop on May 8 at Pahoa High & Intermediate School. Learn techniques for attentive and empathetic listening. Explorie Hawaiian culture wisdom in communication and support, etc. Click on the announcement title to RSVP

Lei Ana ʻo Puna 2024 Event

PHIS May Day Committee & Moaniani Lehua Hawaiian Club presents Lei Ana ʻo Puna 2024. Come and enjoy an evening full of mele, hula, and fun! Performances to be done by our very own PHIS students, Hālau Nā Wāhine Punahele O Ka Puʻuwai, Pāhoa Taiko, & Kanaka Pila. Pāhoa High & Intermediate School Gymnasium. Day show for students ONLY. 5:00pm - 7:00pm for ʻOhana & Community. For more information, contact Kumu Kini Kaawa, [email protected]
Bell Schedule

Parent-Teacher Conference - April 10, 11, 12

Aloha Parents and Students. Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on April 10, 11, and 12 in the PHIS' cafeteria starting at 2:10 PM to 2:55 PM. Students will be dismissed from school at 1 PM.
Yearbook Order Form

2024 Pahoa High & Intermediate School Yearbook

Attention Students and Parents, purchase your copy of the Pahoa High & Intermediate School Yearbook 2023-2024 School Year Today! Yearbooks this year will be $25.  It will be a full color yearbook with a laminated softcover to help keep the price reasonable.  Yearbooks will be available the beginning of May.  An announcement will be made when they arrive. Pick-up will be in Room T-102.  Money for yearbooks is due by April 15th.  Click on the announcement title for more information and to print out the Yearbook Order Form.
Filipino Night Flyer

Filipino 'Ohana Night Event April 19 at PHIS

The Filipino ʻOhana Night is organized by the Hawaiʻi Community College. The event is held on Friday, April 19 on Pahoa High & Intermediate School Campus classroom M-101. Free Dinner is available for those who RSVP. learn more on How to Enroll, FAFSA and Scholarshipships, Programs that lead to jobs, and FAFSA Supports.
HawaiiCC Day Flyer

HawaiiCC Day April 20, 2024

Don't miss your chance to connect with topemployers, Hawai’i CC Programs, and community resources at our upcoming Hawai’i Community College Day. Enjoy food for purchase prepared by our Culinary Program and a car show put on by our Auto Body and Repair Program. HawaiiCC Day is on APRIL 20, 2024, starting from 10:00AM to 2:00PM on Hawaii Community College campus.
Kaiaulu La Hana Community Workday 3.29.2024 Flyer

Kaiaulu La Hana Community Workday - March 29, 2024

Volunteers need Pāhoa High and Intermediate in collaboration with CU Hawaii presents Kaiaulu La Hana Community Workday on March 29, 2024 starting from 9 AM to 1 PM. Students, Gaurdians, Parents and Community welcome. Click on the Announcement Title for more information.
Prom Studio

PHIS Prom Studio - Saturday April 13

PHIS Staff and community are gathering together on Saturday  April 13, 2024. The purpose of those few hours together is to give support to our students to look and feel their best. We are not experts but are in need of professional and personal help. We would like to provide a "studio" for students in need to receive support doing their hair and make-up. As you may know prom is a pivotal time and core memory for many, we want to create a day  with many pockets of joy and one they will not forget.
Computer Flyer

Free In-Person Training Computers 001

FREE IN-PERSON TRAINING. Please contact PHIS Community School Coordinator Lei Luiz at [email protected] -0r- (808) 936-8377 to register for the class or scan the QR code to register. Participants without a laptop are eligible for a FREE refurbished computer.

Hosted by Nanawale Community Association 214-855 Kehau Rd, Pāhoa, HI 96778 on Thursday, March 14 starting at 10 AM to 1 PM
Revitalize Puna Poster

10th Revitalize Puna The Puna Food Summit

The Puna Food Summit is an initiative aimed at connecting island resources from seed to table to enhance our community's efficiency and sustainability. The event is free and promises an engaging experience for attendees, including complimentary food from local vendors, over 300 free plant starters, and opportunities for talk story with island decision-makers and government officials. Join on Saturday, March 9th 10 AM to 2 PM at Billy Kenoi (Pahoa District) Park Gym. Click on Announcement title to reserve a spot.

School Activities Calendar


PHIS is a kīpuka of safety, learning, resource, and guidance for our community. We honor the values of our school and wahi pana wherever our futures may lead.
With this vision, we are aligning to four core values: Pilina, Pono, Kuleana, and Mālama. This vision and these values consistently were brought up in various focus groups with all stakeholders and aligns with what we all know and love about Pāhoa and Puna.



To provide a safe place of learning for all members of the Pahoa High & Intermediate School community where they responsibly prepare for a meaningful, positive future.



Everyone can achieve at Pahoa.