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Facing New Covid Cases, Waianae School Returns to Distance Learning Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Facing New Covid Cases, Waianae School Returns to Distance Learning

Kamaile Academy’s principal informed parents of the move in a letter sent Monday.

Hawaii DOE Announces Start Date For Weekly COVID-19 Testing Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Hawaii DOE Announces Start Date For Weekly COVID-19 Testing

The new requirement applies to all unvaccinated school personnel, including salaried employees, substitutes and volunteers.

These Central Oahu Schools Have Joined Forces To Offer Distance Learning Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

These Central Oahu Schools Have Joined Forces To Offer Distance Learning

The virtual program called Pineapple Academy includes students from the Leilehua-Mililani-Waialua complex area.

Here’s How Hawaii Schools Plan To Spend $412 Million In New Aid Cory Lum/Civil /2021

Here’s How Hawaii Schools Plan To Spend $412 Million In New Aid

Education officials also want to fund and implement a three-year study to track middle schoolers to see if these strategies stick.

Hawaii Public Workers Need To Be Vaccinated Or Tested Weekly Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Hawaii Public Workers Need To Be Vaccinated Or Tested Weekly

Gov. David Ige’s new pandemic emergency proclamation will cover tens of thousands of state and county employees.

Hawaii Public High School Students Must Be Vaccinated To Participate In Sports Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2018

Hawaii Public High School Students Must Be Vaccinated To Participate In Sports

UPDATED. The announcement comes as Hawaii logged 346 new COVID-19 cases, raising the total to 43,962.

Hawaii Officials Reject Calls To Delay The Return To Classroom Learning Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Hawaii Officials Reject Calls To Delay The Return To Classroom Learning

The state’s top health official acknowledged concerns about a new COVID-19 surge but said the benefits of in-person learning exceed the risk.

Hawaii Kids Are Heading Back To School Despite COVID Surge Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Hawaii Kids Are Heading Back To School Despite COVID Surge

The new academic year begins Tuesday amid a concerted effort to vaccinate more students and their families via school-based clinics.

Incoming Interim Schools Chief Previews Broad Vision For Hawaii Screenshot

Incoming Interim Schools Chief Previews Broad Vision For Hawaii

Priority areas include in-person attendance, social and emotional well-being as well as staff well-being and the safe return to campuses.