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Governor David Ige issued an Emergency Proclamation dated January 26, 2022, 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. 

The Board of Education will be holding virtual meetings until further notice. Go to for information on how to listen to these virtual meetings.





Shanty Asher      Kaimana Barcarse     Lyla Berg     Lynn Fallin    


Catherine Payne     Kenneth Uemura     

Kili Namauʻu, Committee Chairperson

Bill Arakaki, Committee Vice Chairperson


Thursday, February 17, 2022

11:00 a.m.

Virtual Meeting

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Written testimonies on Board agenda items *Materials added 02/16/2022 at 2:05 p.m.

Late written testimonies submitted after the deadline on Board agenda items *Materials added 02/18/2022 at 3:00 p.m.

  1. Call to Order 

  1. Approval of Meeting Minutes of December 16, 2021

  1. Discussion Items

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

  1. Presentation on Department of Education’s virtual school plan

  2. Presentation on amendment of and addendum to Elementary and Secondary Education Act (“ESEA”) consolidated state plan to:  revise growth calculation methodology for 2021 growth results, modify COVID-19 data used for identifying and exiting CSI/TSI schools, and revise the minimum number of students for which data will be reported to comply with Hawaii Revised Statutes Section 302A-1004 

  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

February 17, 2022 Student Achievement Committee Meeting (Virtual)