Welcome to our DOE Information Section.
FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act)
Know your privacy rights and laws that protect you and your student. Read more on our Hawaii Department of Education FERPA site.
McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act
Know your rights under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance Improvements Act of 2001. Read more about resources for homeless families on our Hawaii Department of Education McKinney-Vento Act site.
Annual Notice of Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Statement
Developed by the Civil Rights Compliance Office, the Notice of Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Statement is posted to comply with Federal and State Civil Rights laws, rules, regulations and/or guidelines. Read the notice from the Office of the Superintendent here.
ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act)
Know your rights about the professional qualifications of the people who instruct your child. Read the Hawaii Department of Education parent letter, written in sixteen different languages.
USDA Non-Discrimination Statement
From the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), this statement is posted to comply with Federal and State Civil Rights laws and USDA civil rights regulations and policies. Read the Non-Discrimination State here.
BOE Health & Wellness Policy
The following documents support the BOE Policy 103-1 guidelines to ensure compliance with federal school wellness regulations.