Click Here for PDF version








Nancy Budd         Keith Amemiya           Grant Chun      Amy Asselbaye

Jim Williams         Don Horner              Danson Honda


Cheryl Ka‘uhane Lupenui, Committee Chairperson

Patricia Halagao, Committee Vice Chairperson



Tuesday, February 3, 2015

11:30 a.m.


Queen Liliuokalani Building

1390 Miller Street, Room 404 

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813




I.                    Call to Order


II.                  * Public Testimony on Committee Agenda Items


III.                Approval of Minutes  


IV.               Update/Discussion on status of Board of Education Policies 2104 (Hawaiian Education Programs), 2105 (Ka Papahana Kaiapuni) and 4000 (Focus on Students (General Leaner Outcomes))

 Attachment 1  Attachment 2  Attachment 3

V.                 Discussion on Middle School Philosophy


VI.               Presentation/discussion on the Department of Education’s legislative report on student learning time, Act 167 (2010)

 Presentation-discussion on the DOE's legislative report on student learning time

VII.             Adjournment


* Any interested person may submit data, views, or arguments in writing to the Board on any agenda item.  An individual or representative wishing to testify should register prior to the meeting.  Testimony must be related to an item that is on the agenda and such person shall be required to identify the agenda item to be addressed by the testimony.  Each individual or representative of an organization is allotted two minutes, or an amount of time otherwise designated by the Chairperson, to provide testimony to the Board.


In an effort to reduce costs and increase public access to meeting materials, the Board of Education (BOE) will no longer be providing copies of materials for distribution.  Instead, at each meeting there will be two (2) folders of materials for public review and, effective immediately, materials can be viewed online at  For those unable to print, the BOE Office will make copies of such materials at a cost of $0.25 per sheet.


Persons requiring special assistance or services, such as a sign language interpreter, should call 586-3334 at least three business days before the meeting.





                                                                                    Cheryl Ka`uhane Lupenui, Committee Chairperson