Hilo High

​​​​​​About this school

​Hilo High's School Community Council has taken an active role in developing the schools academic and financial plan. The council provides a venue for the school’s stakeholders, including administrators, teachers, school staff, parents, students and community members, to exchange ideas and participate in the school improvement process.

The Parent Teacher Student Association provides parental perspectives and suggestions on how to improve student achievement. The Hilo High School Foundation also supports the school by funding teacher-initiated activities with grants. School and business relationships are close.

Hilo High has a Kaiapuni (Hawaiian immersion) school, Nawahiokalani‘opu‘u​.

Academic Plan & Financial Plan

Every school develops an Academic Plan as part of collaborative process with its School Community Council, staff and Complex Area. ​The three-year plan provides structure for a school's plans for improvement, achievement and innovation. The companion one-year financial plan outlines anticipated expenditures to realize the vision of the Academic Plan. Both are aligned to the state's 2017-2020 Strategic Plan.

Learning Center

  • Performing Arts

Strive HI report

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PRIOR REPORTS: 2017-18 | 2016-17 | 2015-16 | 2014-15 | 2013-14 | 2012-13

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School Info

Official School Name:
Hilo High

Principal:
Robert Dircks
Robert.Dircks@k12.hi.us

Address:
556 Waianuenue Avenue
Hilo, Hawaii 96720

Phone:
808-974-4021

Fax:
808-974-4036

Website:
Hilo High

School Type:
High School

Grade Levels:
9th grade; 10th grade; 11th grade; 12th grade