DOE Link

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General Learner Outcomes

General Learner Outcomes are the essential overarching goals for all grade levels, from elementary through middle to high, and all of the academic disciplines, whether mathematics, career and life skills, health, or any of the seven other content areas. Every content standard and every benchmark and grade level performance indicator should support the learner’s progress towards these outcomes because they enable learners to lead full and productive lives.

Hawaii Content & Performance Standards

Our Hawaii Content and Performance Standards are statements about learning expectations for students.

Smarter Balanced Assessments (replaced HSA-Hawaii State Assessment)

In the Spring, students in grades 3-5 will take the new Smarter Balanced Assessments. These assessments replace the HSA (Hawaii State Assessments) for reading and mathematics.
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Achieve 3000 - KidBiz

This innovative online program focus reading on non-fictional news events taken from the AP (Associated Press). Each student in grades 3-5 engage in a pre-assessment to determine his/her comprehension level. This allows for differentiation (reading level) of the articles the student will read. Following each article are 5-8 comprehension questions.
The use of this online program helps to promote reading non-fiction, build vocabulary and comprehension. The program can be accessed from home online at

Academic Plan

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Accelerated Reader (AR)

AR is a subscription program that assist Helemano students build a love of reading. Students╩╝ reading abilities are matched to a wide variety of literature available in the classroom, school library and public libraries. After completing a book, students log on to a computer and answer questions based upon their reading. Find out more here: Achieve3000

Reading A-Z (Raz Kids)

Grades K-2 use RazKids to supplement the reading instruction. This is an online program. Students are able to access this program from home during school breaks and holidays.
Please speak to your child's teacher for more information.

IXL Math

IXL is a math paid subscription for students in grades K-5. Students use IXL to supplement math concepts learned in class.
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