• ............................ Important Alert: As of 7 a.m. today, the following Oahu schools will be closed on Tuesday, Dec. 7: Farrington High, Pearl City Highlands Elementary & Red Hill Elementary. On Maui, Kula Elementary is closed.

Teaching And Learning

Hawaii’s educational pipeline, anchored by learning standards and exams, is grounded in principles and programs designed to produce lifelong learners, caring and ethical citizens and a college-and-career-ready populace. Tailored programs support students with special needs and accelerate and accommodate gifted students.



Student Learninghttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/StudentLearningStudent LearningWe create lifelong learners with engaging programs and rigorous subject standards.
Testinghttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/TestingTestingState assessment, End of Course exams, ACT College & Career Readiness System, more.
Specialized Programshttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/SpecializedProgramsSpecialized ProgramsPrograms supporting children to maximize the benefits of their education.
Health and Nutritionhttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/HealthAndNutritionHealth and NutritionOur food services are designed to keep students healthy, engaged and ready to learn.
College and Career Readinesshttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/CollegeAndCareerReadinessCollege and Career ReadinessScholarships, financial aid, other resources for students with post-secondary plans.
Educator Effectivenesshttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/EducatorEffectivenessEducator EffectivenessLearn how teachers are evaluated, mentored and trained to boost student achievement.
Education Innovationhttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/EducationInnovationEducation InnovationAlternative learning systems recognized and supported by the Department.
Adult Educationhttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/AdultEducationAdult EducationPrograms and degrees for adults seeking to complete high school or augment skills.
Private Trade, Vocational, or Technical Schoolshttps://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/TeachingAndLearning/PTVTPrivate Trade, Vocational, or Technical SchoolsHow to license a private trade, vocational and technical school.

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