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Hawaii High School Robotics Competition Kicks Off

Hawaii High School Robotics Competition Kicks Off

Hawaii’s high school students prepare for worldwide robotics competition.

January 2014
Grading the Public Schools

Grading the Public Schools

We create a comprehensive report card on Hawaii’s public schools, ranking them using data from the state Department of Education.

May 2013
Are Hawaii Schools Safe?

Are Hawaii Schools Safe?

Every year HONOLULU Magazine looks at official state Department of Education data to rank our Island schools on parent, teacher and student satisfaction, as well as academic performance. This year, we also take a look at something that worries every parent: school safety. Here’s how Hawaii’s schools stack up.

May 2013
What Special Education looks like now in Hawaii's Public Schools

What Special Education looks like now in Hawaii's Public Schools

It’s been 20 years since a class-action lawsuit forced the state to dramatically overhaul the way it provided special-education services to the students who needed them. Two decades after the Felix consent decree, here is what special education looks like in Hawai‘i’s schools today.

May 2013

Punahou Covers Up

As skirts get shorter and midriffs barer, even Punahou is turning to uniforms

August 2005

Meeting of the Minds

East-West Philosophers’ Conference convenes in Honolulu to discuss “Educations and Their Purposes"

May 2005