February 2010

YES to Convert Laupahoehoe School to a Charter School

Laupahoehoe has voted YES to convert Laupahoehoe High and Elementary School to a public charter school. The secret ballots were counted up after 7 p.m. on Wednesday night at the Laupahoehoe School and Public Library. The League of Women Voters’ past president Sue Irvine and volunteers Margaret Drake and Marianna Scheffer announced the results: One hundred forty five out of 180 voters cast their ballots in favor of charter.