Welcome to Ku I Ka Pono! We are the only mixed 7th and 8th grade team at Highlands Intermediate School and are so happy that you have been placed on our team!
Kū I Ka Pono Classroom Rules & Consequences Rules:
Be respectful to peers and teachers and to classroom furniture, equipment and supplies.
Listen the first time you are asked to do something.
referral to office
**consequence levels may be skipped based on severity of infraction Grading Policy All assignments are graded as: FORMATIVE - practice assignments - classwork, homework or SUMMATIVE - larger assignments - projects, tests, labs All summatives MUST be turned in to earn a passing grade for the quarter. If a student does not turn in a summative by the end of the quarter, his/her quarter grade will be an F. Late-work Policy Late formatives and summatives will be accepted until the Friday before the last week of the quarter. **For the 4th quarter - deadline is two weeks before the end of the quarter as final grades have to be submitted earlier. Late-work may be penalized (earn less points) at the teacherʻs discretion. All summatives MUST be turned in to earn a passing grade for the quarter. If a student does not turn in a summative by the end of the quarter, his/her quarter grade will be an F. A late summative will earn reduced credit. Students may ask for an extension on a summative assignment prior to the period it is due. If teacher grants extension, student will be able to earn full points on the summative if it is turned in before the extended deadline.
Revision Policy Revisions on formatives and summatives are allowed until the Friday before the last week of the quarter (Q 1-3) and the Friday before the second to the last week of the quarter for Q4.
Meeting Schedule Team business will be handled over lotus notes (due to no common prep) or will be called on an as needed basis.
Study Hall/Tutoring Schedule M/T/Th/F until 3:45 p.m. M - A14 T - K1 Th - B2 F - D3 All teachers available in the mornings and at recess. Please make an appointment with teachers for additional times.
Highlands Intermediate School
1460 Hoolaulea Street, Pearl City, HI 96782 Phone 808-307-5000, Fax 808-453-6484