The school calendar for student attendance shall set the maximum number of days of classroom instruction as specified in the current Agreement Between the Hawaii State Teachers Association and the State of Hawaii Board of Education. Student attendance shall be limited to those days specified in the school calendar.

    Schools shall be dismissed on state holidays established by the Legislature or proclaimed by the Governor. The only exception shall be in the event it is necessary to close schools because of a natural disaster or a civil emergency.

    Approved: 1/72; Amended: 4/00