School Closed Until April 2, Students anticipated to return April 7

Starting on Thursday, March 19, 2020 the Hilo High School campus will be completely closed to ALL employees and students. The school is expected to reopen sometime in April.
It is anticipated that students will return to school on Tuesday, April 7, 2020.

Please stay informed with credible sources such as the State of Hawaii COVID-19 siteDOH and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Additional resources include:

The HIDOE public school system is staffed with trained personnel to respond to health concerns, including proper protocols for recognizing and responding to contagious diseases in schools.

We thank you for your patience. Another Press Conference is expected on Thursday, March 19 @ 3 PM. The press conference will be streamed live on Facebook at