CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Below are the Career and Technical Education Annual Notice, Continual Notice, and Need for Language Assistance Notice. These notices state that all vocational opportunities will be offered without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age.
Need For Language Assist
ESSA HAWAII QUALIFIED TEACHER
Parent Right to Request
The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) provides parent(s)/guardian(s) of a HIDOE student, the right to know the professional qualifications of the classroom teacher(s) and if the child is provided services by paraprofessionals and, if so their qualifications. Federal law allows you to ask for certain information about your child’s classroom teacher(s) and paraprofessional(s) and requires us to give you this information in a timely manner upon request.
FAMILY AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT/PARTNERSHIP
Family & Community Engagement Plan
In setting expectations and creating a climate conducive to effective engagement/partnership implementation, the Board acknowledges the importance of administrative leadership at all levels, including its own. Therefore, the Board directs the Department to establish an organizational culture characterized by practices and programs that build and sustain positive and engaged relationships with families and communities
HEALTH AND WELLNESS POLICY
KHS H&W Policy
Kailua High School is a place that nurtures and supports teenagers’ health, well-being, and ability to learn. As a school community, it is our responsibility for developing, implementing, and evaluating a wellness policy unique to the needs of our students. We have established guidelines to ensure compliance with federal school wellness regulations.
MCKINNEY - VENTO HOMELESS ACT (MVA)
If you were homeless or transferred schools between October 1, 2005, and June 26, 2008, you may be eligible for MVA services and have the right to transfer back to your school of origin if feasible. For more information, stop by the Registrar's office to obtain a letter from Superintendent Kathryn S. Matayoshi.
NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION AND ANTI-HARASSMENT
The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, national origin, religion, or disability. This requirement extends to all of HIDOE’s programs and activities, including employment and admissions as applicable.
STUDENT INFORMATION PRIVACY
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal privacy law that gives parents certain protections with regard to their children's education records, such as report cards, transcripts, disciplinary records, contact and family information, and class schedules. (http://bit.ly/FERPAHI)
TECHNOLOGY RESPONSIBLE USE FORMS/GOOGLE APPS FORM
Each student and his or her parent(s)/guardian(s) (“parent” or “parents”) must review the Technology Responsible Use Guidelines for digital devices, network, and internet services owned or leased by the Hawaii State Department of Education for its students, known as “Technology Responsible Use Guidelines” or “TRUG”, and sign this “Technology Responsible Use Form” or “TRUF” for access to digital devices, internet and network services, including online educational services.
THREE YEAR ACADEMIC PLAN
All Kailua High School students will be empowered; safe, healthy and supported; well rounded; prepared; and, resilient. Strategies learned through the School-Wide Argumentative Writing Process (SWAWP); Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID); and incorporating the Habits of Mind (HOM) and philosophy4children (p4c) to enhance the quality of students’ thinking, problem-solving, decision-making and actions will continue to be emphasized.
WEAPON FREE SCHOOL ZONE
Keep Schools Safe
Should a student bring a firearm to school, he/she will be dismissed for one calendar year. Only the Superintendent of Education, on a case-by-case basis, may modify a student's dismissal.