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MOANALUA —  Keep up the good work Moanalua Middle School! Lt. Governor Shan Tsutsui, along with the school’s area lawmakers Senators Glenn Wakai and Donna Mercado Kim and Representatives Linda Ichiyama and Aaron Johanson, got an update on how the Mustangs’ afterschool program is progressing with its R.E.A.C.H. funding. About 200 students participate in a ...
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HONOLULU — Lt. Governor Shan Tsutsui today announced the participants in the statewide R.E.A.C.H. (Resources for Enrichment, Athletics, Culture and Health) Initiative for the 2015-2016 school year. More than 3,000 middle and intermediate public school students at 14 schools across the state will be part of the program. R.E.A.C.H.’s mission is to ensure all public ...
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HONOLULU – The Office of Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui and the R.E.A.C.H. Initiative are accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year.  Intermediate/middle public school educators are eligible to apply.  Applications are due Monday, July 20, 2015 by 3:00 p.m. R.E.A.C.H.’s mission is to ensure all public school students in grades 6 to 8 receive the academic and community-based support ...
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HONOLULU – In celebration of the Hawaii State Legislature’s Education Week, three Oahu middle schools participating in the R.E.A.C.H. Initiative showcased their talented students and demonstrated each program’s growing success. Legislators were able to experience Kahuku High & Intermediate School’s academic enrichment and PRIDE programs, Waialua High & Intermediate School’s STEM/Robotics and band programs and Jarrett Middle School’s ...
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KAPOLEI — DeBartolo Development and the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) broke ground today on Ka Makana Ali‘i, the new 1.4 million-square-foot regional mall coming to West O‘ahu. Governor David Ige, Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui, and Mayor Kirk Caldwell joined project partners in celebrating the start of construction for phase one of the first ...
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HONOLULU – The Keiki Caucus, a bipartisan group of House and Senate members, today unveiled its 2015 legislative package of priority measures that addresses a variety of issues related to ensuring the protection and welfare of Hawaii’s children and youth. The package includes five key areas of focus including safety and well-being, education, health and ...
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HONOLULU — Schools participating in the R.E.A.C.H. Initiative Pilot Project showcased its programs at the REACH Out Hawaii fundraiser held at the Pagoda Restaurant.  Hana High & Elementary, Kawananakoa Middle, Molokai Middle, Waiakea Intermediate and Mililani Middle demonstrated how their students benefited from the after-school activities funded by R.E.A.C.H. (Resources for Enrichment, Athletics, Culture and Health).  ...
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HONOLULU — During an after-school student assembly held at Mililani Middle School, Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui today announced that the school has been selected to participate in the pilot program for his statewide after-school initiative, R.E.A.C.H. (Resources for Enrichment, Athletics, Culture and Health). The Lt. Governor also presented Principal Elynne Chung with a $45,000 check, ...
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HONOLULU — Waiakea Intermediate,Kalakaua Middle, and Kohala Middle schools took home the top spots at the Hawaii Middle School VEX Tournament. Kohala Middle had two teams that placed in the top four.  The tournament, which was held all day yesterday at Stevenson Middle School, was presented by Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui’s after-school initiative, R.E.A.C.H. (Resources ...
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HONOLULU —  Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui’s after-school initiative, R.E.A.C.H., received more than $50,000 from the Honolulu Professionals Foundation (HPF) as a result of a fundraiser held in June. More than one thousand people attended the benefit, which included entertainment from top local acts, such as Anuhea, Weldon Kekauoha, Manoa DNA and Hoaikane, just to name ...
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