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Brian De Lima     Kili Naumuʻu     Hubert Minn     Maya Gee (student representative)

Margaret Cox, Committee Chairperson
Patricia Bergin, Committee Vice Chairperson

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
9:30 a.m.

Queen Liliuokalani Building
1390 Miller Street, Room 404
Honolulu, Hawaii  96813


I.          Call to Order

II.         *Public testimony on Student Achievement Committee ("Committee") agenda items **new material 07/31/17**
III.         Approval of Meeting Minutes of June 6, 2017
IV.         Discussion Items

A.       Presentation on school health section and services provided by the Department of Education **material revised to correct chronic absenteeism data 10/12/2017**

B.       Update on 2017 Seal of Biliteracy Awardees **new material 07/27/17**

V.          Adjournment


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                                                                                    Margaret Cox, Committee Chairperson