Business & Natural Resources Academy
Vision: The Academy of Business and Natural Resources (BNR) students are innovative, community-minded entrepreneurs equipped with industry skills. Living Aloha `Aina (environmental stewardship), graduates are prepared to pursue a sustainable future for our local and global communities.
Mission: In collaboration with the local and global community, the Academy of Business and Natural Resources (BNR) provides every student with rigorous and authentic learning experiences through project-based pedagogy grounded in Hawaiʻi’s values.
State Motto: Ne’epapa (Working Together)
Hilo/Waiakea Complex Motto: E malama! E Ulu! E ola! (Nurture yourself! Grow Relationships! Thrive Together!)
Career & Technical Education (CTE) Pathways:
- Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
- Business Management, Finance & Marketing
- Cultural Arts, Media, and Entertainment
- Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation