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Two online resources help Hawaii students advance

Two online resources help Hawaii students advance

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.” — Malcolm X

Parents want what is best for their children and a good education ranks as a top priority.

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Parents informed of higher learning expectations for public school students

Parents informed of higher learning expectations for public school students

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Department of Education State of Hawaii HONOLULU — Public schools across the state welcomed back students after a three-week winter break, this week. Students received a letter to take home to their parents as a reminder of the upcoming spring assessments for English language arts and math. The new assessments, known as Smarter Balanced, are […]

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AER now accepting scholarship applications

AER now accepting scholarship applications

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia — Army Emergency Relief began accepting applications for next year’s scholarships, and the application period will remain open through May 1.

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18th MEDCOM (DS) shares nursing experiences with Radford H.S.

18th MEDCOM (DS) shares nursing experiences with Radford H.S.

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Radford High School and 18th MEDCOM (DS) have a standing relationship through the Army School Partnership Program where the unit has the opportunity to give back to the community by providing medical field experts the ability to interact with the students through classroom style teaching.

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Hale Kula gives back through community service

Hale Kula gives back through community service

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

This volunteering is not something you normally hear about as being part of the normal routine of an elementary school. However, at Hale Kula Elementary School, here, it happens frequently.

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Hale Kula students learn about a boyhood passion

Hale Kula students learn about a boyhood passion

| December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

When he was 6 or 7 years old, Ray L’Heureux would stand outside his home in Salem, Massachusetts, watching planes flying overhead, to and from Logan Airport.

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Upcoming community special events and programs of interest.

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Soloman elementary pig-kissing

Soloman elementary pig-kissing

| November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Principal Sally Omalza kisses a pig friend of Kama the Surfing Pig, Tuesday, in the school cafeteria.
Omalza had challenged her first-graders to read 1,000 books and promised to kiss a pig if they met her goal.

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DOE, military secure Federal Impact Aid funds

DOE, military secure Federal Impact Aid funds

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Department of Education (DOE) announced an increase in Federal Impact Aid funds it has received to support public schools and offset tax losses associated with military and federal installations, Oct. 7.

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15 public schools earn $230,000 for high achievement

15 public schools earn $230,000 for high achievement

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Department of Education (DOE) is awarding $230,000 to 15 elementary schools that demonstrated significant success or improvements in the 2013-14 school year.

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