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A Moment of Pure Joy When Least Expected

See what young Hawai‘i storytellers can do when challenged to produce stories on a given theme in just four days. The theme for the recently completed 2020 HIKI NŌ Fall Challenge was: a moment of pure joy that came when least expected.

Watch the winning interpretations of that theme by clicking on the school names below.

HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION
FIRST PLACE – Kapa‘a High School | “Treehouse”
SECOND PLACE – Waiākea High School | “Lorraineʻs Faith”
THIRD PLACE – Maui High School | “A Simple Click”

HONORABLE MENTION
Kaiser High School | “Breathe”
Kalāheo High School | “Skating Through Life”

MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION
FIRST PLACE – Waiākea Elementary School | “Family Farm Sparks Joy”

FULL EPISODE
HIKI NŌ 2020 Fall Challenge