How to earn a diploma from Hawai‘i's public high schools.
Academic and performance requirements to obtain a diploma from Hawaii's public high schools, from the basics to honors recognition...
About 8 percent of our students are military connected. Get resources here.
The Department works with the Interstate Compact to smooth the experience for military families who enroll their children in Hawai...
Looking for qualified teachers and other professionals for schools, offices.
Welcome to the Hawai‘i State Department of Education (HIDOE). Year-round, we hire an array of teachers, educational specialists an...
We have identified five student promises to realize in every school by 2030.
Mahalo for your interest in the 2030 Promise Plan, which will guide Hawai‘i's public school system from 2020 to 2030. We have iden...
Free & Reduced Price Lunch
Nutritious low-cost or free lunches are available to qualifying children.
The National School Lunch Program is a federally assisted meal program in public and nonprofit private schools and residential chi...
Hawai‘i's action plan to deliver excellence in education for all keiki.
Tracking progress in our schools to support success for all students.
Our evaluation system supports teachers in their professional practice.
The Department operates Hawaii's public schools on a $2.1 billion budget comprised primarily of state funds (82 percent). It develops and upgrades facilities with a separate $559 million Capital Improvements Program (CIP) budget sourced almost entirely from the state. Learn about the DOE budget, state comparisons and more.