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Pre-K Summer Program at E.B.

posted Jan 13, 2017, 1:23 PM by Cecily Nago   [ updated Jan 13, 2017, 1:27 PM ]

Aloha!  Principal O'Brien recently announced that E.B. deSilva Elementary will be offering a Pre-K Summer Program for summer 2017.  The program is designed for incoming Kindergarteners who have little or no preschool experience.  The goal of the program is to help Pre-K students develop skills and school experience to prepare them for a successful Kindergarten year.  Interest form is attached and the deadline for submitting is Friday, February 10th.  Please call the school office for more information at 974-4855.

January News Bulletin

posted Jan 13, 2017, 1:15 PM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Parents, Students and Friends:
The EB de Silva January News Bulletin is now available for viewing.  Click on the School Newsletter tab above, then scroll down and click EB Jan News.
Happy Reading!

Local Products 2 Ladies Kitchen Mochi Pick up

posted Dec 19, 2016, 3:59 PM by Cecily Nago

The owner at 2 Ladies Kitchen is extending the deadline of mochi/manju pick up through Saturday, December 24, 2016 for the EB deSilva Local Products Fundraiser.  Please call in large orders ahead of time.  

Winter Camp Eureka at Hilo High School

posted Dec 9, 2016, 11:58 AM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Parents and students:  Hilo Viking Robotics Club will be hosting the Winter Camp Eureka for students 8-14 years of age from Dec. 27-30.  The interactive 4 day camp will focus on structure based on hawaiian structures as well as building robots.  Space is limited, so sign up quickly!
This event is a fundraiser for the Hilo Viking Robotics Club.

E.B. deSilva PTA General Membership Meeting and EdVenture Showcase

posted Dec 9, 2016, 11:43 AM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Super B Community:
Please join us:   PTA General Membership Meeting and Fall EdVenture Showcase on Thursday, December 15, 2016 in the covered court from 5-6:30 p.m.   We will also be dedicating the Grade 4 Legacy Mural.  For more information please see the attached flyer or call Cecily Nago, PCNC at 974-4855 ext. 301.  Hope to see you there!

Astronaut Ellison Onizuka Science Day at UHHilo

posted Dec 6, 2016, 2:11 PM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, E.B. Parents and students:
Students in grades 4-12, parents and teachers of any grade level are invited to attend the FREE Astronaut Ellison Onizuka Science Day on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at UH Hilo.  Among this year's highlights are:  a selection from 18 science workshops, 18 interactive displays, TMT VEX IQ robotics tournament finals, Diffraction of Light Extravaganza, and an Astronaut Keynote speaker.  This year's event promises to be  great.  Spaces will be filling quickly, so sign-up  for best chances to attend!

EdVenture Instructor Recruitment

posted Nov 23, 2016, 4:36 PM by Cecily Nago

Aloha!  If you have a special talent or skill that you would like to share with our students, our EdVenture Program is looking for you!  We are looking to hire instructors for our after school enrichment program for the Spring 2017 semester.   Arts, crafts, gardening, sports, dance, fitness, voice, science, & technology are the different types of talents and skills we are looking for.  Previous background and experience preferred, classroom management essential.  Please contact Cecily Nago, PCNC for more information at 974-4855 ext 301.

Hilo High PTSA Christmas Craft Faire

posted Nov 22, 2016, 11:56 AM by Cecily Nago

Aloha, Super Bee Families and staff:
 The Hilo High School PTSA  Christmas Craft Faire  will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the HHS Cafeteria, 556 Waianuenue Avenue.  Featuring local vendors selling handmade crafts at affordable prices.  Lucky number drawings every hour, and admission is FREE.  All profits will benefit the Hilo High School Community.  For more information, please call (808) 938-3215.

EdVenture Showcase and PTA General Membership Meeting

posted Nov 22, 2016, 11:42 AM by Cecily Nago

Save the Date!  It's time for fun galore!  The Fall EdVenture Showcase is scheduled for Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 from 5 - 6:30 p.m. in the covered court.  We will also have a short PTA General Membership Meeting and dedication of the Grade 4 Legacy Mural.  Please mark your calendars and plan to join us.  For more information, please contact:  Cecily Nago, PCNC at 974-4855 ext 301.  Hope to see you there!

Holly Jolly Christmas Craft Night

posted Nov 21, 2016, 10:39 AM by Cecily Nago

HO HO HO!  Christmas Craft Night is coming to E.B. de Silva!  Please join us on Friday, December 9, 2016 from 5-6 p.m. in the cafeteria as we have fun making a variety of Christmas crafts.  We'll have some to keep, some to give, and maybe one or two to munch on!  We will have one craft project- a reindeer ornament - that will require you to bring a head shot (photo) of your child that is 2 -2 1/2 inches in diameter to complete.  If you wish to forward a digital copy of your photo, please submit to:  cecily_nago/DESILVA/ by December 7th and we will have it printed and ready for  you at the event.   Response required if you plan to attend. Please complete the reg form and turn it into your child's homeroom teacher. (Hardcopies will be sent home shortly!)  Please feel free to contact Yvette DePonte, PSAP or Cecily Nago, PCNC at 974-4855  if you have any questions or concerns. 

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