ʻĀINA In Schools

About ʻĀINA In Schools

ʻĀINA In Schools is a farm to school initiative that connects children
to their local land, waters, and food to grow a healthier Hawaiʻi.


ʻĀINA In Schools began in 2006, and focuses on:

• Addressing childhood health issues by fostering healthy eating habits;

• Encouraging environmental stewardship by connecting children to the land & water that sustains them;

• Contributing to a healthy local food system by supporting Hawaiʻi's farmers and their produce.
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    ‘ĀINA in Schools is comprised of
    Six Integrated Components

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Jun 30, 2018

ʻOhana Activities Around the ʻĀina

Stephanie Loui

Summer break is in full-swing and so is the summer lineup for ʻohana activities happening all over the island. Whether you and your keiki want to spend the afternoon interacting with nature or cooling down in a nature exhibit, there are plenty of ways to keep keiki active,...

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ʻĀINA Garden Club Art
May 31, 2018

Stephanie Loui

This year, fifteen ‘ĀINA Schools are participating in weekly ʻĀINA Garden Club activities with...

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Mililani Uka Elementary School

Mililani, Oʻahu

Mililani Uka started the ʻĀINA In Schools program in 2012, with an enthusiastic group of school staff and parents taking the lead to implement a strong program. The school has also hosted a Recycling Drive and created...

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