• Parent Engagement Workshop

    and Hawaii School Empowerment Conference

     

    Join Us!                                                            Learn more Here

     

    The Workshop is on January 19th and the Conference on the 20th
                       

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            We surveyed all 76 legislators

    on their experience with public schools:

                          45 are Public School Grads                   Legislator Public School Survey
                          21 are Private School Grads
                          10 did not respond

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    Become a PPSHI member today!

     

    Sign up Online

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    PPSHI Transition Nights Feature an Exploration of Adolescent Brain and Behavior Changes

    Wondering what to expect in Middle School?
    Attend one of our yearly presentations hosted by PPSHI about

    “Your Child’s Transition to Middle School”

    Learn More

COLLABORATING TO SUPPORT PUBLIC EDUCATION

Parents for Public Schools Hawaii (“PPS-HI”) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) coalition of parents, community members, and educators who are committed to ensuring all children in Hawai`i have access to a quality public education. We strive to increase family and community engagement through programs, events, and other activities. We also work with key decision makers to advocate for policies that increase educational opportunities for parents, families, and children. Learn about our events, stay up to date on education issues, express your concerns, and join us! Email us at info@ppshi.org for more information.

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Upcoming Events

Washington Middle School Transition Night
Jul
18

Understanding the transition between childhood and adulthood


05:00 PM
Washington Middle School
Waianae Intermediate School
Aug
03

Understanding the transition between childhood and adulthood THE ADOLESCENT BRAIN What’s going on in there?


5:00 pm
Waianae Intermediate School
Back To School!
Aug
07

It’s the time for the 2017-18 school year to begin. We hope you have had


8:00 am - 2:15 pm

PPSHI Board Meeting
Sep
09

  All members are welcome to attend our monthly meetings held at the University of


8:30am - 10:30am
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Transition Night Presentation at Pahoa High & Intermediate School
Aug
17

Open House Announcement 2017 Pahoa_PPS_8.17.17 Please join us at Pahoa High & Intermediate School for our


4:30pm
Pahoa High & Intermediate School Cafeteria
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Latest News

SB 2922
March 1, 2018 Posted by: PPSHI Posted in: Membership Updates

February 27, 2018   Senate Committee on Judiciary                         

HB 2117
February 22, 2018 Posted by: PPSHI Posted in: Membership Updates

February 11, 2018 House Committee on Education Rep. Justin H. Woodson, Chair Rep. Sam Satoru Kong, Vice Chair Re: HB

Education Funding Bills failing to pass in 2017
June 21, 2017 Posted by: PPSHI Posted in: Education Issues

The bills, SB683 and SB686, to create an additional source of revenue for Hawaii Public Schools failed to pass this

Capital Improvement Projects Approved
June 21, 2017 Posted by: PPSHI Posted in: Education Issues

New construction funds for public schools were approved for the Department of Education to build a new East Kapolei Middle

School Lunch Program
June 21, 2017 Posted by: PPSHI Posted in: Education Issues

SB423 passed. Schools will not be able to deny a student a meal for failure to pay while the student’s

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