Mid-Pacific Institute Names High School Principal

Paul PassamonteFebruary, 2018Mid-Pacific Institute in Honolulu, HI, has announced that Paul Passamonte will be the school’s next High School Principal. Since 2010, Paul has been Middle School Principal at Hong Kong International School. Previously he was High School Principal at International School Nido de Aguilas in Santiago, Chile, and Middle School Principal at International School Manila in Manila, Philippines. Paul holds a B.S. in K-12 Special Education and Middle School Mathematics from Eastern Kentucky University and an M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from De La Salle University.

Mid‐Pacific Institute was incorporated in 1908 through the combination of Kawaiaha’o Seminary for Girls (established in 1864) and Mills Institute for Boys (established in 1892). Mid-Pacific is an independent college‐preparatory day school of 1,570 students in preschool through grade 12. Situated on a spacious 40‐acre campus in the beautiful Manoa Valley, it is one of the nation’s most dynamic and forward‐looking independent schools.