Hawaii public-school student absences up dramatically in latest COVID-19 surge, report finds
By Esme M. Infante email@example.com
Jan. 21, 2022
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The McKinley complex in urban Honolulu was near the middle of the pack with a student absentee rate of 21.8% in the new semester’s first week of school. In the semester before the start of the pandemic, the average was 8%. Above, students at McKinley High School.