Student Learning

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Subject matter standards

Expectations of what students should know and be able to do at each grade level.


Our Vision: “Hawaii’s students are educated, healthy and joyful lifelong learners who contribute positively to our community and global society.” Here you’ll find the programs, standards and initiatives that we have cultivated in collaboration with teachers, parents, state and national leaders to make this vision a reality for Hawai‘i’s keiki.



Financial Literacy LiteracyHelping students to develop the capacity to manage financial resources effectively.
Malama Honua HonuaMālama Honua is a journey to inspire communities everywhere to rethink and engage.
Arts develop visually literate and aesthetically sensitive skills.
Future Ready Learning Ready LearningTeaching and learning is not confined to the four walls of a classroom.
STEM, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math education prepare children for the future.
Hawaii Common Core Common CoreEnglish Language Arts and literacy in history, science, technical subjects and math.
Hawaiian Education EducationLearn about Hawaiian Studies across the K-12 system, and our Hawaiian immersion schools.
Graduation Requirements RequirementsHow to earn a diploma from Hawai‘i's public high schools.
Learner Outcomes OutcomesThe six goals we set for all students of public schools.
Whole-Child Supports SupportsHow the Comprehensive Student Support System helps students meet their potential.
Next Generation Science Standards Generation Science StandardsA framework for three-dimensional science teaching and learning in grades K-12.
Career and Technical Education and Technical EducationA curricular and assessments program to ensure students realize their career potential.
Computer Science ScienceAdvances in CS have transformed the way we live, work, learn, play and communicate.
Multilingualism many languages supports and advances learners, families and communities.
Comprehensive Literacy State Development Grant Literacy State Development GrantThis literacy grant is about advancing school design innovation.

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