All 10th-12th graders, the first ASVAB administration of the year is next Monday, October 26 at 1 PM. The test will be administered in the Learning Resource Center (LRC), better known as the Hilo High School Library.
Did you know that Hilo High School has a nurse in the health room to work with the School Health Assistant (SHA) in supporting your child’s health and education? Hilo High School is staffed with a Hawai‘i Keiki registered nurse (RN). When your child is sick at school, this nurse can assess your child and decide if your child needs to go home, see a medical provider, or can stay at school.
Class of 2021 Seniors! Do you want to have your own special place for you and your friends in this year’s yearbook? Well, now you can by purchasing a Senior Ad! Prices are as follows: Full Page: $200, ½ Page: $100, and ¼ Page: $50.
Parent message from Supt. Kishimoto regarding instructional review of Acellus. In a letter to families, Superintendent Christina Kishimoto said the HIDOE has completed a review of Acellus and is working to move forward in a manner that supports students in the least disruptive manner possible.
The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) Grab-and-Go school meals program will be returning for the fall semester at 203 public schools beginning on Monday, Oct. 12, through Friday, Dec. 18, to provide free meals to children ages 18 and younger. The meals are available to children regardless of whether or not they are enrolled at the distribution site, are public school students, or are eligible for the free or reduced-price lunch program.
Every year, Hilo High School holds an annual Title I meeting during Open House. Since Open House did not happen this year, please click here to read what Title I is, and how Hilo High School is qualifies and uses Title I support.
The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) provides parent(s)/guardian(s) of a HIDOE student, the right to know the professional qualifications of the classroom teacher(s) and if the child is provided services by paraprofessionals and, if so their qualifications. Federal law allows you to ask for certain information about your child’s classroom teacher(s) and paraprofessional(s) and requires us to give you this information in a timely manner upon request.
As we plan to phase in our students, our second quarter will continue with distance learning. Please click to read the full letter to parents and guardians regarding Hilo High School's plan for second quarter.
This semester, we are offering a distance learning curriculum in Acting, Music, Technical Theatre, and Play Writing. Our goal is to produce a virtual New Playwrights Festival in December. This is a project we have done annually for 23 years. It's exciting new territory to have our students write and perform for a virtual stage!
Are you in high school and have plans for college in your future? Will you be a first-generation college student and/or meet eligibility guidelines? Learn about what services Upward Bound provides in your journey to get to college.