• Map_of_over_95_schools___students_who_visited_our_booth_at_Children___Youth_Day


    Become a PPSHI member today!


    Sign up Online

  • Adolescent_Brain_crop_blank


    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


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.

Become A Member

Upcoming Events

View all events

Latest News

Ad slighting public schools is way off
April 2, 2017 Posted by: Kate Righter Posted in: Education Issues, Media Coverage

“We are dismayed that First Hawaiian chose to promote families going into debt to send their 5-year-olds to private elementary

HSTA Rally 2017
February 14, 2017 Posted by: Kate Righter Posted in: Membership Updates

PPS – HI members joined about 6,000 teachers in rallying at the Hawaii State Capitol for higher pay and more teacher

Letter to the Governor
February 11, 2017 Posted by: Kate Righter Posted in: Education Issues

February 13, 2017 The Honorable Governor David Y. Ige Governor, State of Hawai‘i Executive Chambers, State Capitol Honolulu, HI 96813

Top Issues in Public Education in 2017
January 29, 2017 Posted by: PPSHI Posted in: Education Issues

In addition to listening and learning from the parents and staff that we meet in our programs, at PPS Hawaii

Go Eagles! Washington Middle School principal AND teacher receive honors
October 21, 2016 Posted by: Kate Righter Posted in: School News

Washington Middle School was the first school where PPS HI held tours and transition nights, back in 2012. The purpose of these

View more posts