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Bell Schedule for SY 2017/2018

posted Jun 22, 2017, 12:13 AM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Parents and Students:
Hope you're having a great summer!  Please be advised that there is a change in the school bell schedule for the 2017-18 school year.  Attached is a memo from Mr. O'Brien with the revised schedule and the rationale regarding the change.  

Special Edition 6th Grade Newsletter

posted May 30, 2017, 12:56 PM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Parents:
The Special Edition Newsletter is now available for viewing/downloading/printing.  Please be sure to view BOTH pdf files, as the files are so large, they needed to be broken into 2 parts.
It was a pleasure having the opportunity to get to know all of you over the years.  I wish you all continued success in all you do!  Please stop by and visit every now and again!

A+ Afterschool Program at E.B. - Important info

posted May 23, 2017, 1:48 PM by Cecily Nago   [ updated May 23, 2017, 2:28 PM ]

Aloha, Parents:
Sharing information from A+ Director Cory Rapoza:
        For those interested in enrolling your student(s) in the A+ Afterschool Program at E.B. deSilva please note the following deadlines and effective policies:
                *  May 26th, 2017 is the deadline to submit your A+ application for the next school year.  Students whose parents/guardians have NOT submitted an application, will not be able to                                     participate in the A+ Program at deSilva.  Planning is currently underway for a registration event - date to be announced
                *  Registration fee will be increasing to $110.00 starting in August 2017.
                *  Registration MUST be paid before the first day of school, or your student will not be able to start.
Questions or concerns?  Please contact the school at 974-4855.  Mahalo!


Grade 6 Special Edition Newsletter

posted May 11, 2017, 4:09 PM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Parents:
Reminder:  Deadline for submissions for the Grade 6 Special Edition Newsletter are due tomorrow.  A form went out to your students last week with the required information.  A copy of the flyer/form is also attached.  Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns:  Cecily Nago 974-4855 ext 301.  Mahalo!

Fund Run Reminder

posted May 10, 2017, 1:30 PM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Parents!  A reminder from FunRun Chair, Aileen Correa:  Fund Run Monies and forms are due in tomorrow, May 11th.  Students will need to turn in their participation form with signatures in order to join their classmates in the fund run, even if they will not be collecting pledges.  Please see the attached form for additional information.  Mahalo!

2017 HCC Summer classes

posted May 1, 2017, 5:10 PM by Cecily Nago   [ updated May 1, 2017, 5:12 PM ]

The Office of Continuing Education at Hawaii Community College has just released information regarding the 2017 HCC Summer line-up of classes for students in grades K-12.  Classes include:  Summer Youth Academy, Black Rocket, Summer Career Explorations, CyberPatriot, GenCyber & Summer Engineering Academy.  Scholarships are available on a limited basis through a grant from the Hawaii Community Foundation that will cover up to $325 for each qualified participant.  Course catalog and scholarship application are attached.  Hurry!  Space is limited and on a first come, first saved basis.

Spring 2017 EdVenture Showcase and PTA GMM

posted Apr 28, 2017, 2:27 PM by Cecily Nago

SAVE THE DATE!  Please join us at the Spring 2017 EdVenture Showcase and PTA General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, May 16th from 4:45 - 6:15 p.m.  Performances by students enrolled in the various dance classes, JR Iron Chef food sampling and a mini VEW Robotics competition will be features.  There will be a short 10 minute PTA meeting, with voting of next year's PTA leadership.  For more information, please contact Cecily Nago, PCNC at 974-4855 ext. 301.  Hope to see you there!

HIS Schedule pick-up for 2017-2018 SY

posted Apr 20, 2017, 2:58 PM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Parents/ Guardians and outgoing 6th graders:

Hilo Intermediate School has released the following information regarding their Annual Schedule pick-up:

Day/Date:  Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Location:  Hilo Intermediate's Building A Auditorium

Time:  8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Purpose:  Pay student fees, pick up course schedule, familiarize self with where specific scheduled classes will be, purchase school uniforms, bus applications, lunch accounts, info and registration for afterschool programs, etc.

Note:  Once transition in the SIS occurs in June for the new 17-18 SY, and SchoolConnects/SynreVoice synchs, we will also be sending out numerous reminders via phone/e-mail prior to the event.

Easter Craft Night at E.B. deSilva

posted Mar 17, 2017, 2:01 PM by Cecily Nago

Aloha!  Hope everyone enjoys their Spring Break!  It's a great time to just relax and spend time with our families.  Easter will be here before we know it and we would like to invite our E.B. Super Bee Families to  join us for a hopping good time at our next Family Focus Event.  Easter Craft Night will be held on Thursday, April 13th, 2017 from 5-6 pm in the cafeteria.  Back by popular demand will be our Easter Egg Dip Dye station where families bring their hard-boiled eggs (6 per child), and we provide the dyes and the paper towels.  We will also have 6 craft projects and a surprise edible craft for students to choose from.  Craft projects are limited to 4 per student.  E.B. families only  - please.  Younger siblings of EB students are allowed.  See attached form for additional information.  Hard copies will be sent home when the students get back to school after the Spring Break.  Hope to see you there!

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