|Hands-on learning flourishes under Farrington partnership with World Surf League||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/VisionForSuccess/SuccessStories/Students/Pages/Farrington-WSL-partnership.aspx||Hands-on learning flourishes under Farrington partnership with World Surf League||Farrington Engineering Academy students are gaining real-world experience and hands-on learning thanks to a productive partnership with the World Surf League. Students spent the past school year designing plans and model-sized versions of a merchanise trailer for the company.|
|Public schools offering summer meals to all children 18 and younger||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/2018-SSO.aspx||Public schools offering summer meals to all children 18 and younger||Beginning in early June, the Seamless Summer Option (SSO) program will be available at 68 public schools around the state free of charge to all children 18 years and under. Breakfast and lunch meals will be served at select locations Monday through Friday, except June 11 (King Kamehameha Day) and July 4 (Independence Day). |
|Kaneʻohe Elementary hosts mural unveiling in honor of Senator Daniel K. Akaka||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Kaneohe-Elementary-hosts-mural-unveiling-in-honor-of-Senator-Akaka.aspx||Kaneʻohe Elementary hosts mural unveiling in honor of Senator Daniel K. Akaka||In commemoration and celebration of the late Senator Daniel K. Akaka and his legacy, the Akaka family, Playground Art Crew, Pena People and Kaneʻohe Elementary hosted a mural unveiling.The ceremony included an opportunity for the Akaka family and Kaneʻohe Elementary students to “leave their mark” by adding their handprint to the mural.|
|Palolo Elementary dedicates new Center for Creative HeARTS, Learning Garden and beautiful mural||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Palolo-Elementary-dedicates-new-Center-for-Creative-HeARTS.aspx||Palolo Elementary dedicates new Center for Creative HeARTS, Learning Garden and beautiful mural||Palolo Elementary students, parents, staff and community members celebrated the dedication of the school’s new Center for Creative HeARTS. Funded by a $90,000 School Design Innovation Grant, the center repurposes an existing section of the campus to energize students with new tools and innovative resources.
|Honowai Elementary selected as a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/Honowai-El-ED-GRS-awardee.aspx||Honowai Elementary selected as a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School||Honowai Elementary School, located in the heart of Waipahu, is among the 2018 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools (ED-GRS) that was selected for its innovative efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, improve health and wellness, and ensure effective sustainability education.|
|E Ola Pono winners cultivate positive school culture||http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ConnectWithUs/MediaRoom/PressReleases/Pages/E-Ola-Pono-2018.aspx||E Ola Pono winners cultivate positive school culture||The 11th annual E Ola Pono campaign honors student- and teacher-led support programs that foster and promote belonging, care for each other and the environment, and positive school culture. Eight schools earned recognition and monetary awards.|