DOE announces Kauai school closures for Tuesday

KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Department of Education has announced a number of Kauai schools will be closed on Tuesday.

The DOE says, "Due to the severe inclement weather forecast for North and East Kauai, closure of the Hanalei Bridge and a section of Kuhio Highway at the 22.5 mile marker, the following schools will be closed on Tuesday, March 6"

  • Hanalei School
  • Kilauea School
  • Kapaa High School
  • Kapaa Middle School
  • Kapaa Elementary School
  • Kanuikapono Public Charter School In Anahola (according to Vice Principal)
  • Kamehameha Schools' preschool located in Anahola
  • St. Catherine School

School bus transportation service from Wailua Bridge to Hanalei WILL NOT be provided and WILL NOT be operating for students residing in Wailua who attend King Kaumuali'i Elementary.

At this time all other DOE schools on Kauai will be open.

All other public and charter schools are open.

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