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Governor David Ige issued an Emergency Proclamation dated November 29, 2021, suspending Hawaii Revised Statutes Chapter 92, Public Agency Meetings and Records, to enable boards to conduct meetings without any board members or members of the public physically present in the same location. 

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Shanty Asher      Kaimana Barcarse     Lyla Berg     Lynn Fallin    


Catherine Payne     Kenneth Uemura     

Kili Namauʻu, Committee Chairperson

Bill Arakaki, Committee Vice Chairperson


Thursday, December 16, 2021

9:30 a.m. 

Virtual Meeting

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Written testimony on Board agenda items *Materials added 12/15/2021 at 4:00 p.m.

  1. Call to Order 

  1. Approval of Meeting Minutes of November 18, 2021

  1. Discussion Items

NOTE:  Testimony relevant to each agenda item will be taken before the Board considers the item.

  1. Presentation on student academic status for the 2021-2022 school year: data and analysis of middle and high school quarterly grades and on-track high school graduation

  1. Late Public Testimony on Board Agenda Items

NOTE: Anyone who missed the opportunity to testify before the relevant agenda item will be allowed to testify at the end of the meeting.

  1. Adjournment

Written testimony may be submitted on any agenda item and is strongly encouraged as the primary means of submitting testimony. Anyone wishing to testify orally must sign up in advance using the form posted here: Please note that you will need to register and log in to Webex to testify orally. Testimony over the phone will not be accepted at this time. Each individual is allotted four (4) minutes, or an amount of time otherwise designated by the Chairperson, to provide oral testimony to the Board. In accordance with Hawaii’s Sunshine Law (Hawaii Revised Statutes, Chapter 92), testimony should be related to an item that is on the agenda.

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Kili Namauʻu, Committee Chairperson

December 16, 2021 Student Achievement Committee Meeting (Virtual)