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New Hale Kula school building reflects partnerships

New Hale Kula school building reflects partnerships

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students at Hale Kula Elementary School started the 2015 academic year on Wednesday with a brand-new two-story, 10-classroom building featuring an open-space layout that supports modern teaching methods.

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Back-to-School 101 info outlines basics for families

Back-to-School 101 info outlines basics for families

| July 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD — Summer is winding to an end, and Hawaii’s public schools are back in session starting July 29-30.

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Schools’ ‘Strive HI’ earns 3-year ‘flexibility waiver’

Schools’ ‘Strive HI’ earns 3-year ‘flexibility waiver’

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Education has announced Hawaii’s school accountability and improvement system, Strive HI, has received a full three years of unconditional flexibility from provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB).

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12 Army dependents soar, graduate as prep valedictorians

12 Army dependents soar, graduate as prep valedictorians

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Yet, 12 Army-connected students excelled through their unique challenges and graduated as co-valedictorians at their schools by achieving a 4.0 or higher grade point average for all four years of high school.

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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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