A school funding proposal, Senate Bill 1474, was approved overwhelmingly by the full Senate on Tuesday, March 5, and now crosses over into the House for review.
Members of the Symphonic Band are heading to New York City for the 2019 New York Wind Band Festival. The itinerary includes a performance at historic Carnegie Hall on March 13.
Moanalua Gardens Foundation and the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of Forestry and Wildlife are holding their last free workshop of the school year for fourth-grade teachers.
The proposal would provide additional funding, 80 percent to public schools and 20 percent to the University of Hawaii, through a half-percent increase in the general excise tax (GET).
National Board Certification was designed to develop, retain and recognize accomplished teachers and generate ongoing improvement in schools nationwide.