Dec. 3 Inspire enews

03-Dec-2013

Inspirational stories from our schools, including Kahaluu Elementary going green for the holidays thanks to volunteers, a turn around under way at Kaimuki High under Principal Wade Araki, and parting thoughts from BOE member Wesley Lo. Get these stories in your inbox! Hit the "Subscribe" button in the footer of our website.


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DEC. 3, 2013

Kahaluu Elementary goes 'holiday green'
Santa's elves delivered early gifts to Kahaluu Elementary's 304 students, who came to school and found 12 replanted sustainability gardens with taro, five stone benches, one huge lanai between the cafeteria and library, and newly laid pavers. STORY  

KAIMUKI PRINCIPAL TURNING THINGS AROUND
Kaimuki High is experiencing an inspirational turnaround thanks to hardworking teachers and new leadership under Principal Wade Araki, who is implementing innovative school structures to better support students and staff. STORY  

WESLEY LO STEPS DOWN FROM BOARD OF EDUCATION
The Maui representative reflects on his tenure and the challenges of educational reform. "The superintendent and the board are taking some bold steps. It will take time. It's really exciting." STORY  

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