State law prohibits the use of corporal punishment for disciplinary purposes without exception.
Hawaii Board of Education Policy 305-4 USE OF FORCE
Policy addresses distinguishes between use of force, physical pain or discomfort, and corporal punishment.
Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-1141 Punishment of pupils limited.
No physical punishment of any kind may be inflicted upon any pupil, except as provided for under sections 302A-1141 and 703-309(2).