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278 Ainako Ave
Hilo, HI 96720

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Submitted by a parent · August 18, 2009
This public school is better than the private schools in Hilo. It is a beautiful place, surrounded by gardens. There is still an appreciation for authentic understanding of knowledge and that beats the drill and kill trap of the high stakes... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 11, 2009
EB de Silva is a great school to send your children to. It is in a nice quiet neighborhood and the staff is great. I was a student at De Silva many years ago and now I have a 6th grader there. Through out the years the school has remained one... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 22, 2007
Unfortunately EB deSilva is increasingly succumbing to the pressures of NCLB and the pressures to exceed standardized test scores. (Because it is in a relatively affluent area, with a high percentage of supportive parents, deSilva's scores... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 24, 2006
E.B. deSilva is the best! Both my children went to this school K-6 grade. One child, a hard working over achiever and one with several learning disabilities. Both came out with high self esteem and a yearning for learning. Although the schools has... more

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Last modified: October 16, 2014
Ernest Bowen Desilva Elementary School
278 Ainako Ave, Hilo, HI  96720
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. (808) 974-4855
Last modified Ernest Bowen Desilva Elementary School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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