Ken Kakesako

March 2018 Strive HI

Construction kicks off at JCHS, Ken Kakesako is named a Milken Educator of Promise, more.


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Strategic Plan 2017-2020

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Supt. Kishimoto has identified three approaches to embrace this school year. Which are you most excited about?