Pu'uhale follows the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in Math and English Language Arts. We currently use HCPSIII (Hawaii Content Performance Standards) in all other content areas.
Our teaching staff uses multiple resources to address these standards. Our curriculum includes Ready Classroom Mathematics. English Language Arts curriculum includes Orton-Gillingham, Wonders, Ready Reading, and Ready Writing. STEMscopes is used as our science curriculum.
Thinking Maps is used to develop 21st century critical thinkers. Thinking Maps are visual patterns to help learners reach higher levels of critical and creative thinking across all content areas.
1:1 technology devices provide opportunities to enhance teaching and learning in many of the curriculum programs we use.