Focus on WIndward Oahu
A dozen public school principals, including two from Windward schools, received a $1,000 personal cash reward March 23 from Island Insurance Foundation, and one will receive the $25,000 Masayuki Tokioka Excellence in School Leadership Award at the foundation's April 11 dinner. Officials and nominees for the annual award are (front, from left) Kapolei High's Elden Esmeralda, Red Hill Elementary's Mona Smoot, Waipahu High's Keith Hayashi, Nanakuli Elementary's Wendy Takahashi, Kahaluu's Naomi Matsuzaki, Royal's Ann Sugibayashi, (back) DOE deputy superintendent Ronn Nozoe, Island Insurance chairman and CEO Colbert Matsumoto, Maunawili's Ryan Amine, Puu Kukui's Chad Okamoto, Hanalei's Corey Nakamura, Fern's Tiare Uli'i, Kilohana's Richard Stevens, Keaau's Chad Farias and Island Insurance Foundation president Tyler Tokioka. Photo from Island Insurance Foundation.
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