Myron B. Thompson Academy, formally known as Hawai i E-Charter, is a hybrid kindergarten through grade 12 school. It provides competency-based courses and standard-driven instruction to students. The academy s academic curriculum is supported by interactive sessions with teachers and other students, videos, and other multimedia technologies. Myron B. Thompson Academy organizes and supports a variety of extra-curricular activities, field trips, athletic events and enrichment events. It operates campuses in Kauai, Oahu, Maui, Hawaii-Kona, Hawaii-Hilo, Hawaii. The academy is an expansion of electronic school, which is a supplementary program that has been in operation since 1996 and is operated by the Hawai i Department of Education's Advanced Technology Research (ATR) section.