1. To license Hawaiʻi private schools offering kindergarten through grade 12 and to meet the standards established by the Council, as defined in Act 188 of June 15, 1995, and ACT 227 of July 2, 2019;
2. To carry out the intent of the Hawaiʻi Legislature in enacting Act 188 and ACT 227 and to assist HAIS by serving as a liaison between private schools in Hawaiʻi and the Hawaiʻi State Legislature—as well as the Hawaiʻi Departments of Education, Health, and Transportation—on issues of private school standards and accountability;
3. To assist private schools licensed by the Council when so requested by such schools by providing documentation of licensure and of the standards that the school has satisfied to obtain such licensure to high schools, colleges, universities, and other educational institutions to which the licensed school seeks admittance for its students; and
4. To transact any other lawful activities as directed by HAIS as its sole member.