The lockdown at Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus was lifted shortly before 11 a.m. Thursday.
The school was on lockdown Thursday morning as Honolulu Police officers searched for an auto theft suspect.
In a statement, the school said the incident happened in the neighborhood outside of the main gate. The suspect ran off. No injuries were reported. Staff and parents have been alerted.
HPD said it’s using K-9 units and a helicopter was used earlier.