LCPCS Governing Board

The Laupāhoehoe Community Public Charter School (LCPCS) Governing Board is responsible for the financial, organizational and academic viability of the school. Per its contract with the State of Hawai'i Public Charter School Commission, the Board "possesses the independent authority to determine the organization and management of the school, the curriculum and the instructional methods; has the power to negotiate supplemental collective bargaining agreements with exclusive representatives of their employees and is considered the employer of School employees for purposes of chapters 76, 78 and 89; and ensures compliance with applicable laws."

Regular Monthly Meetings

The Governing Board holds its regular monthly meetings on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 5:30 pm in the LCPCS Bandroom. A listing of the meeting schedule for School Year 2018-19 can be found HERE. You may also visit the Board's calendar to view meeting times and other Governing Board events.

Other meetings of the Board

Executive Committee (Agenda-Setting) meetings: At Committee/Agenda-Setting meetings, proposals to the Board are considered and the regular monthly meeting agenda is set. These meetings are held every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 5:30 pm in Room 12. 

Other Board Committee meetings: Much of the work of the Board is conducted via one of its five committees: Governance, Development-Hui Makua, Finance, Academic-Hui Kumu Alakahi, and Personnel (click each committee to see a description).

Agendas and other documents for Governing Board meetings are posted on the Meeting Documents page.

Public Input to the Board: If you would like to share information with the Board, or have the Board discuss an issue and make a decision regarding that issue, select the "Board Proposal Form" tab to the left. 

The Governing Board of Laupāhoehoe Community Public Charter School is announcing a continuous recruitment for Governing Board appointees. If you are interested, please submit a completed Governing Board-Membership Application [click here to download Application and Job Description], a letter of interest and a resume to: Pam Elders, Governance Committee Chair, at