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Common numbers

​Main line: (808) 784-6200 (you can also email HIDOE at

Fraud and ethics hotline

If you know of or suspect any fraud or unethical behavior, you can report your concerns to the Department anonymously 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, via our confidential toll-free hotline at (855) 233-8085​​ or at our online reporting service.

Office of Talent Management

  • Teacher Recruitment: (808) 441-8444
  • Employee Verification, Certificated Positions: (808) 441-8364
  • Employee Verification, Classified Positions: (808) 441-8350
Office of Fiscal Services
  • Payroll: (808) 784-6100 
  • Vendor Payment: (808) 784-6130
Office of Facilties and Operations
  • Food Services: (808) 784-5500
  • Student Transportation (Bus): (808) 784-6850


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