"This institution is an equal opportunity provider."
Greatness Happens Here!
Letting Go to Empower
John Flokstra Leader in Me Coach & Sr. Consultant and Creative Director Leader in Me Weekly visited PKES last January and was so excited to see the "Release Paradigm" happening on campus rather than a "Controlling Paradigm". Way to go Puu Kukui! Check out the great things he discovered on our campus!
Puu Kukui Students are Living and Learning Leadership Everyday!
School Community Council (SCC) Meeting
Next SCC Meeting TBA
School Community Councils (SSC) were created to support school improvement and academic achievement of students through increased community involvement in the school. Our meetings are open to all who would like to attend. Meetings are at 5:00 in the Office.
This Month's Events:
Your Rights under the McKinney-Vento Act (Homeless Education Assistance Improvements Act of 2001) see the flyer
Lesley Alexander Castellanos - Equity Specialist for Baldwin Kekaulike Maui Complex Area may be reached at 808-600-9417 or via email at: email@example.com
"Parental Right to Request Teacher Qualifications" - "As a parent/guardian of a Hawaii Department of Education student, you have the right to know the professional qualifications of the classroom teacher(s) and the educational assistant(s) who instruct your child. Federal law allows you to ask for certain information about your child’s classroom teacher(s) and educational assistant(s) and requires us to give you this information in a timely manner upon request."
HQT (Highly Qualified Teacher) Letter for parents/guardians from Mr. Okamoto (2018-2019)
Please contact our school office (727-3000) if you need the following information:
"Annual Notification of Privacy Rights" - "Know your privacy rights as they apply to 1) student record information; 2) directory information; 3) surveys and other information collection; and 4) military recruitment information. For more information on your privacy rights, the laws that protect them, and how to exercise your rights, contact your school administrator (Chad Okamoto) or visit http://bit.ly/FERPAHI."
"Continual Notice of Non-Discrimination" - The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) and its schools do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, national origin, religion, or disability in its programs and activities. Please direct inquiries regarding HIDOE nondiscrimination policies as follows:
ADA/Section 504 Inquiries - Krysti Sukita, ADA/504 Specialist, Civil Rights Compliance Office, Hawaii State Department of Education, P.O. Box 2360, Honolulu, Hawaii 96804, 808-586-3322 or relay firstname.lastname@example.org
Title VI, Title IX, and other inquiries - Anne Marie Puglisi, Director, Civil Rights Compliance Office, Hawaii State Department of Education, P.O. Box 2360, Honolulu, Hawaii 96804, 808-586-3322 or relay email@example.com