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JVEF celebrates 17th year of education partnerships w/Hawaii’s military community

JVEF celebrates 17th year of education partnerships w/Hawaii’s military community

| November 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

​The Joint Venture Education Forum (JVEF), a cooperative partnership between Hawaii’s military community, the Hawaii Department of Education (HIDOE) and other community organizations, highlighted success stories of Hawaii’s military students and their families at its 17th Annual Meeting today at The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center. 

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Department announces 2018-19 enrollment figures for public and charter schools

Department announces 2018-19 enrollment figures for public and charter schools

| September 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hawaii’s public and charter schools saw a slight increase in enrollment for a total of 179,698 students for school year 2018-19, compared to 179,255 last year (up 443 from last year).

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Preschool Open Doors additional application period underway

Preschool Open Doors additional application period underway

| May 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Department of Human Services (DHS) has opened an application period for its Preschool Open Doors (POD) program-2018-2019 POD school year, and encourages families to apply between May 1, 2018 and May 31, 2018.

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Hawaii Public Schools to launch new online lunch payment system on May 7

Hawaii Public Schools to launch new online lunch payment system on May 7

| May 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Parents and guardians of public school students will now be able to conveniently manage, monitor and pay for their child’s school meal account online and through a mobile app.

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Wheeler Middle School students participate in Microsoft Youth Spark Live

Wheeler Middle School students participate in Microsoft Youth Spark Live

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

April 13, Microsoft Philanthropies, Wheeler Middle School and U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii partnered to provide a Microsoft Youth Spark Live event for 100 Wheeler Middle School students.

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2IBCT ‘Dragons’ bond with Nanakuli community

2IBCT ‘Dragons’ bond with Nanakuli community

| July 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from the 225th Brigade Support Battalion, “Dragons,” 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, participated in Nanakuli Elementary School’s annual Summer Bash. The school is located on the west coast of Oahu.

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HIDOE sees progress on heat-mitigation strategies at schools

HIDOE sees progress on heat-mitigation strategies at schools

| June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Department of Education has been working to fast track heat-relief initiatives through its Heat Abatement Program.

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Parents must talk to keiki about safety

Parents must talk to keiki about safety

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Schools are out for the summer, and the Directorate of Emergency Services wants to remind drivers and parents about the importance of keeping children safe throughout the summer months.

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Parents asked to provide public school experience, feedback

Parents asked to provide public school experience, feedback

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii State Department of Education begins its annual School Quality Survey this week to gather important feedback from students, parents/guardians and staff about our public schools.

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New leadership comes to local schools

New leadership comes to local schools

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two new leaders have arrived in schools with high military dependent populations.

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