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 Shanty Asher      Bill Arakaki Lynn Fallin     Ken Kuraya

Lauren Moriarty     Makana McClellan Kili Namauʻu       

 Bruce Voss, Chairperson

Kaimana Barcarse, Vice Chairperson


Thursday, October 20, 2022

1:30 p.m. 

Public Meeting Location

Queen Liliuokalani Building

1390 Miller Street, Room 404

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813

Courtesy Virtual Meeting Information

Register to join the WebEx Meeting Online:

Meeting number: 2558 680 7700

Meeting password: joinmeeting

Join by phone:

1-844-992-4726 Call-in toll-free number (US)

Meeting Access Code: 2558 680 7700

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Written testimony on Board agenda items 48-Hours before

Materials added 10/18/2022 at 1:33 p.m.

Written testimony on Board agenda items 48-Hours after

Materials added 10/20/2022 at 1:45 p.m.

  1. Call to Order

  1. *Public Testimony on Board of Education (“Board”) Agenda Items

  1. Approval of Meeting Minutes of October 6, 2022

  1. Reports of Board Committees, Board Members, and Superintendent

  1. Investigative committee (a permitted interaction group pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes Section 92-2.5(b)(1)) concerning Board policy positions, legislative proposals, and legislative reports for 2023 Legislative Session: findings and recommendations on Board policy positions and legislative proposals for the 2023 Legislative Session

  2. Board Member Report on events attended:  (1) September 12, 2022, Complex Area Superintendent Visit to Barbers Point Elementary School; (2) October 11, 2022, Complex Area Superintendent Visit to Campbell High School; (3) October 12, 2022 Superintendent Visit to Kalanianaole Elementary and Intermediate School, Haaheo Elementary School, and DeSilva Elementary School; (4) October 14, 2022 Superintendent Visit to Hookena Elementary School, Honaunau Elementary School, Konawaena High School

  1. *Public Testimony on Board Agenda Items

  1. Action Items

  1. Board Action on the superintendent evaluation system process for the 2022-2023 school year

  2. Board Action on the state librarian evaluation system process for the 2022-2023 fiscal year

  3. Board Action on the Hawaii State Public Library System’s initial budget submission for the 2023-2025 fiscal biennium focused on maintaining existing and required services

  4. Board Action on the Department of Education’s initial operating budget submission for the 2023-2025 fiscal biennium focused on maintaining existing and required services 

  5. Board Action on the Department’s Capital Improvement Projects budget for the 2023-2025 fiscal biennium 

  1. Adjournment


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The Board accepts written testimony on any agenda item and strongly encourages it as the primary means of submitting testimony. Written testimony received 49 hours before the meeting will be posted publicly and distributed to Board members before the meeting. Further instructions on submitting written testimony is available here:

The Board accepts oral testimony in-person and virtually. To sign up to testify either in-person or virtually, use the form posted here: If you are testifying virtually, you must register and log in to WebEx using the same name you used to sign up to testify. Each individual is allotted four (4) minutes, but the Chairperson can reduce the amount of time allowed. 

In accordance with Hawaii’s Sunshine Law (Hawaii Revised Statutes, Chapter 92), all testimony, whether written or oral, should be related to an item that is on the agenda.

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Upon request, this notice is available in alternate formats such as large print, Braille, or electronic copy.


Bruce D. Voss, Board Chairperson

October 20, 2022 General Business Meeting