Substitute Teacher Training Course
February 05, 2018
Interested in becoming a substitute teacher? McKinley Community School for Adults is offering a 30-hour substitute teacher course starting February 20, 2018. Daily rates for substitute teachers are listed below.
Class Definition Daily Rate
Class III A Hawaii-licensed teacher or a substitute teacher who completed a State-Approved Teacher Education Program $172.39
Class II Substitute teachers who possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college $159.49
Class I Substitute teachers who do not possess a Bachelor's degree but meet specific employement requirements set by the DOE $146.58
For more information about the 30-hour substitute teacher course, please visit this link.

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Parent News:
Parent News Letter
Interested in learning strategies that may increase your child's academic success? Parents Make The Difference news letters are research based news letters that focus on school success topics. Click here for this month's news letter. 
Ongoing Events:
Gotcha Store
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Have you been a model student lately? If you have, the Gotcha store is open on Tuesdays & Thursdays for Kindergarten thru second grade; and on Thursdays for third grade thru fifth grade.
Fresh Fruits & Veggies Program
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays
Got Fruit? Stop by the Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Program cart during morning recess and try our fresh fruit or vegetable of the day. Tuesday's fruit or vegetable is for Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades. Wednesday's Fruit or vegetable is for everyone. Thursday's fruit or vegetable is 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. Remember to finish your food before going to the playground and throw your rubbish in the rubbish can. 
Annual Notification of Privacy Rights
Know your privacy rights as they apply to 1) student record information; 2) directory information; 3) surveys and other information collection; and 4) military recruitment information. For more information on your privacy rights, the laws that protect them, and how to exercise your rights, contact your school administrator or visit http://bit.ly/FERPAHI.
Highly Qualified Teacher Notification
August 2017
As a parent/gauardian of a Hawaii Department of Education student, you have the right to know the professional qualifications of the classroom teacher(s) and the educational assistant(s) who instruct your child. To learn how you can get information about teacher qualifications at Princess Nahienaena click here.
Family/Community Partnership Policy 101-14
Amended June 21, 2016 
The Board of Education recognizes that a child's education is a responsibility shared by the school and the family during the entire period the child spends in school. To learn more about how schools and parents must work together to educate all students effectively click here.
HIDOE Technology Acceptable Use Guidelines
The use of HIDOE-owned digital devices, network, and internet services is a privilege, not a right. It is the responsibility of the students and Parents to ensure that HIDOE-owned digital devices, network, and internet services are used in accordance with HIDOE's technology responsible use guidelines (TRUG). To download HIDOE's TRUG click here. Parents and guardians should review the guidelines with their child. Upon completion of reviewing the guidelines, both the parent and the child should sign the agreement form provided to your child by their teacher. Signed agreement forms should be returned to your child's teacher so they may begin using HIDOE owned technology devices. If a duplicate form is needed, click here.
HIDOE Student Publication, Audio, Video Release Form
In order to protect student's rights to privacy as outlined by FERPA and PPRA, parents/guardians are being asked to give the Hawaii DOE permission to create or use digital or print media of student's name, voice, likeness or images. A Student Publication/Audio/Video Release form was provided to your child at the beginning of the school year. If a duplicate form is needed, click here.