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Top Story: The State of Hawaii Department of Education has extended spring break beyond the original 30 March 2020 to 06 April 2020. DOE officials told the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald” that students are scheduled to return to classes on 07 April 2020.
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Content provided by “Hawaii Tribune-Herald” reporter Stephanie Salmons.
Accessed on 18 March 2020, 2240 UTC, Post 20446.
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“Hawaii’s public schools will close March 30 following an extended spring break, the state Department of Education said in an announcement this morning.
Students are anticipated to return April 7.
The DOE also will close its offices except for essential functions effective Thursday.
Employees will work remotely and those who need to perform duties at a campus or office during this period will be limited to those tasks before returning to their telework agreement.
Employee return dates will be staggered, the DOE said.”
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