Located in the Kaumana area, Ernest Bowen de Silva school is proud to service the attending students.  We pride ourselves on being safe, responsible, and respectful.  These values are instilled upon the students each and every day.  Teachers strive towards standards based education and learning that is on-going. 
 
 Vision
"Education for Excellence"
 
Mission
The E.B. DeSilva teachers, administrators, parents, students, staff, and community share the responsibility to promote life long learning and excellence.
 
Annual Notification of Privacy Rights
    Know your privacy rights as they apply to 1) student record information;
    2) directory information; 3) surveys and other information collection;
    and 4) military recruitment information.  For more information on your
    privacy rights, the laws that protect them, and how to exercise your
    rights, contact your school administrator or visit http://ferpa.k12.hi.us
 

Important Notice

"E.B. deSilva Elementary School is pleased to share with our school community that each of our teachers is considered to be a Highly Qualified Teacher (HQT) by Hawaii State DOE standards. Also, that a record of each of our teacher's HQT status is available upon request by simply inquiring at our main office."

 
SY 2013-2014 Important School Information
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              SY 2014-2015 Important School Information
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                    5-1  HSA Gr. 5
                           Dibels Testing Gr K-3
                    5-2  HSA Gr. 5
                           Dibels Testing Gr K-3
                           5:30 Grade 4 Chaperon Meeting
                    5-5  HSA Makeups
                    5-6  HSA Gr. 3
                           Mrs. Ferreira's Class Kauai/Oahu Trip
                           National Teacher appreciation Day
                    5-7  HSA Gr. 3
                           Mrs. Ferreira's Class Kauai/Oahu Trip.
                           Mrs. Yamashita's Class Oahu Trip.
                           No EdVent. Class - Books, Crafts and Snaks
                    5-8  HSA Gr. 3
                           Last Day ALEKS Ms. Schultz's 3rd & 4th graders 
                           Mrs. Ferreira's Class Kauai/Oahu Trip
                           Mrs. Yamashita's Class Oahu Trip
                    5-9  HSA Makeups
                           Mrs. Ferreira's Class Kauai/Oahu Trip
                           Mrs. Yamashita's Class Oahu Trip
                           Gr 1 & 5 UHH Farm &, Panaewa Zoo 8:30-1pm
                   5-12  HSA Makeups
                            No EdVent. Class - Play w/Clay
                   5-13  HSA Gr.4 Science
                            Mrs. DeMattos's Class to Dolphin Quest
                   5-14  Qtr. 4 Caught Ya Store
                            HSA Makeups
                   5-15  Mrs. Ancheta's Class to Dolphin Quest
                   5-16  8:15 Aha Mele
                            Super Bee of the Year
                   5-19  Yearbook Sales (Office) First come, first serve basis
                   5-20  End of Year DVD Order form
                   5-22  10 Caught Ya Store
                            9:30 K
                            9:45 Gr. 1
                            Last Day Ms. Chinen's ALEKS 4th-6th Graders
                    5-23  EdVenture Ends
                    5-26  Memorial Holiday
                    5-27  Fund Run/Super Bee of the Quarter
                    5-28  Grade 3 to Imiloa
                    5-29  Water Day:
                            11a-12  Gr 5- 6;
                            12-1  Gr K-2;
                            1-2p  Gr 3-4
                            4th qtr./2nd semester 
                            Fund Run Thank You
                    5-30  Last day for teachers
 
                        August 2013
                        September 2013
                        October 2013
                        November 2013
                        December 2013
                        January 2014
                        February 2014
                        March 2014
                        April 2014
                        MAY 2014