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Army, DOE demonstrate school partnership success

Army, DOE demonstrate school partnership success

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leaders from the Army and the Hawaii State Department of Education met at the Nehelani, here, May 11, to reinforce the bond between the Army and its partner schools and to discuss ways the Army and the DOE could improve those schools.

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New high school graduate-recruits saluted

New high school graduate-recruits saluted

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Military and local community members gathered to honor and recognize 120 military enlistees during the Our Community Salutes (OCS) Recognition Ceremony at the USS Battleship Missouri Memorial, Sunday.

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Military-impacted schools striving toward accreditation

Military-impacted schools striving toward accreditation

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wheeler Elementary and Solomon Elementary schools have gone through their initial visit by the WASC accreditation team and will be revisited for 3-4 days, so the team can observe the school in full operation (in school year 2016-17).

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Hale Kula Elementary keiki, faculty show their true color

Hale Kula Elementary keiki, faculty show their true color

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

At Hale Kula Elementary School, 99 percent of the students are military dependents, and staff and students celebrated by wearing purple and reflecting on what it means to be a military child.

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The Meat and Potatoes of Life: Childhood dreams translate to big city reality

The Meat and Potatoes of Life: Childhood dreams translate to big city reality

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ten years later, we’re on our way to The Big Apple to follow Anna’s dream.

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2015-16 kindergarten registration underway

2015-16 kindergarten registration underway

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning SY 2015-16, kindergarten is now mandatory in the state of Hawaii, unlike previous years where it was voluntary.

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Online academy touted as resource

Online academy touted as resource

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 10 million learners that are signed up for the website are able to track their progress to identify their weaknesses. The website offers everything from practice exercises, to videos, to a learning dashboard that covers areas like science, math, history, art history and economics.

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Home-schoolers share fitness fun

Home-schoolers share fitness fun

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Regardless of why a student is being home-schooled, many parents fear that their children will be lacking social interaction if they are pulled out of school, but that’s where the Child, Youth & School (CYS) Services, Sports & Fitness Program, saves the day.

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Mililani JROTC Cyber Patriots earn national placing

Mililani JROTC Cyber Patriots earn national placing

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

A team of high school Army Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) cadets from Mililani High School recently concluded an exceptional round of competition in the seventh season of Cyber Patriot – the National Youth Cyber Defense Competition.

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Love of Learning: Army library programs designed to foster learning

Love of Learning: Army library programs designed to foster learning

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Electric Ed” Carbonell worked the young crowd with ease, Wednesday, here, at the library, as eager hands and arms flew skyward when a request was made for volunteer help.

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