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COVID-19 Testing at Papahana ʻo Kaiona Academy to Keep Students and Staff Safe at School

The Pacific Alliance Against COVID-19 (PAAC) is a National Institutes of Health (NIH) study based at the University of Hawaii that aims to reduce the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in communities. In partnership with Wai'anae Coast Comprehensive Health Center, the Department of Education, the Department of Health, and NIH, PAAC will provide free rapid antigen testing for COVID-19 to students and staff as a way to keep everyone safe at school. The antigen tests have been approved under the FDA Emergency Use Authorization.


Testing will be done before sports, during select classes, and as frequently as twice a week depending on need.

ADULT STAFF ONLY: Please register in advance by following this registration link. Please note that this registration link is for adults only and should not be shared with students. After you register and select a time for your test, you will get a confirmation email and a link with a 20-minute survey. Please complete the survey within 24 hours of registration. As a thank you for your participation in the survey and test, you will get compensated up to $15.

Please contact for any questions.

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