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 Mayor Joseph J. Fern Elementary

​​​​​​​About this school

Fern Elementary's teachers monitor student progress and utilize data collected from monthly tests and class work to assist in additional small group instruction. Students in all grades needing additional help with reading mastery to attain grade level proficiency are tutored by part-time teachers.

The school's math curriculum encourages students to problem solve and explain processes using a variety of methods. Students are encouraged to use critical thinking skills while problem solving. Science, social studies, music, technology, physical education, art and guidance are also part of the​ curriculum.

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PRIOR REPORTS:  2017-18 Report  |  2015-16 Report​  2014-15 Report  |  2013-14 Report​  |  2012-13 Report

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School Info

Official School Name:
Mayor Joseph J. Fern Elementary

Glen Miyasato

1121 Middle Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96819



Fern Elementary

School Type:
Elementary School

Grade Levels:
kindergarten; 1st grade; 2nd grade; 3rd grade; 4th grade; 5th grade