Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 96

Friday  January 16,  2004

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

MATH LEAGUE

Practices for Meet #3 begin on Tuesday, January 20, and continue till Friday, January 30.  No practices will be held on Wednesdays.  Our next meet is on Saturday, January 31. - C. Mizuno

ASVAB TESTING

ASVAB testing will be held on Thursday, January 22nd from 8:15 a.m. - 12:00 noon in the WHS Library.  Juniors & Seniors interested in taking the ASVAB should come to GRAC to register.  - T. Kawada

PSAT SCORE REPORTS

To all students who took the PSAT/NMSQT in October: Your score reports can be picked up in GRAC during morning or lunch recess.     - T. Kawada

UH VISITATION/FINANCIAL AID FAIR

Native Hawaiian students who are interested in attending or have applied to UH Manoa.  Ku Ha'aheo is sponsoring a UH visitation on Wednesday, February 4, 2004.  Students interested in attending should pick up an application form in room C101 ASAP.  Applications are due by Friday, January 23, 2004.   - K. Kaleohano

REMEDIAL CLASSES

Ku Ha'aheo will once again be offering remedial classes after school in English and Math for credit.  Students who need to make up credits should come to C101 to sign up ASAP.  Last day to sign up is Friday, January 23, 2004.  No exceptions. - K. Kaleohano

PERSONAL HEALTH STRATEGIES

Ku Ha'aheo will be offering a Personal Health Strategies class (HL41) after school beginning on January 26, 2004 for credit.  Students who need to make up an elective credit should sign up in C101.  Last day to sign up is Friday, January 23, 2004. - K. Kaleohano

INTERACT CLUB

Members we'll be taking yearbook pictures on Tuesday, 01/20/04 during 1st recess in the gym.

Please remind each other.  MEET AT THE GYM!! - N. Sumida

KAMEHAMEHA SCHOLARSHIP WORKSHOP

A workshop will be held for seniors w/ hawaiian ancestry at WHS library on Wednesday, January 21st at 8:30 a.m.  Seniors interested in information regarding Kamehameha Scholarships, come to GRAC for a pass.  Parents are also invited to attend so seniors are encouraged to pass the word on to their parents. - T. Kawada

FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP

A free Financial Aid Workshop for seniors and their parents will be held on Thursday, January 22nd at 6:30 p.m. at the Waiakea High School cafeteria.  Information will include how the Financial Aid process works, how to complete the FAFSA and information on State & Private Scholarships and Financial Aid Web Sites.  College bound seniors and their parents are encouraged to attend. - T. Kawada

JUNIOR BALL BIDS

Junior Ball bids will be sold at E103 morning and lunch recesses until January 16, Friday.   All obligations must be cleared before purchasing bids. - M. Akiona

SCBM MTG

will be held on Jan. 20th, 6:00 PM - 8:00 pm, at GRAC, 2nd floor of Admin bldg "A".  All are invited to attend. - M. Masaki

KIWIN'S RICHARDSON CLEAN-UP POSTPONED AND SWIM-TEAM HELP INSTEAD

The park/beach clean-up will be postponed until a later day.  Instead, the Swim Team has asked us to help out with timing this Saturday at the Kawamoto pool.  It would be from 9:30am to 1:00pm.  You would be provided with  refreshemnts during the 1/2 hour break.  Please see Mrs. Keller to verify Richardson's cancellation and or to sign-up for this project instead.  Thanks! - C. Keller

INTERACT AND CLASS COUNCIL YEARBOOK PICTURE TAKING

Yearbook picture taking for the following clubs/councils is scheduled for Tuesday, January 20th at the listed times at the Rock Garden.  Interact - 9:55,

Senior Council - 10:00, Junior Council - 10:05, Sophomore Council - 10:10, Freshmen Council - 10:15.  Please be on time. - P. King

LAST WEEK TO ORDER YEARBOOKS

Yearbook orders will be taken during the week of January 20-23 during lunch recess in Mrs. King's class (D 201).  This is your last chance to order a 2003-04 yearbook.  No extra books will be ordered, so make sure you purchase one now. - P. King

ATTENTION ALL SOPHOMORES!

Interested in dancing and showing some class spirit?  Well if you are then sign up in C-204 or F-104 for Variety Show. - P. Borges

INTERACT CLUB

Picture taking has been moved  to the "Rock Garden" on Tuesday, 01/20 during 1st recess.

Please meet there and be prompt. - N. Sumida

READING CHALLENGE: JUNIORS LEADING?

Kuuipo Brown and Kathie Lee both did video booktalks in the library yesterday, giving the Junior Class

140 points!   So, the race is getting closer.  Turn in your Reading Challenge entry forms.  Reserve January 24

to watch Dr. Nekoba dye her hair.  Mall vendors such as Maui Tacos, Cinnabon and Cold Stone Creamery are

providing discounts.  Our students will be Reading stories to younger students.  It should be a fun morning,

beginning at 10 a.m. in front of Regis Salon. - G. Kobayashi

SR. PROM COURT

If anyone is interested on being on the Sr. Prom Court, come to H-105 on Friday, 01/16/04  during 1st recess and lunch to pick up permission forms.  (Must have paid dues, must be a senior, & no obligations) - K. Kelly

STUDY HALL

Ku Ha'aheo is still offering study hall after school Monday - Thursday.  Please stop by C101 to pick up a contract.  Tutors are available to help in most subject areas. - K. Kaleohano

ATTENTION FRESHMEN CLASS

Anyone interested in participating in the Variety Show please come by and sign-up in my office. - J. Lyman-Mandaloniz

EVERYDAY HEROES:

Foodland is again sponsoring the Everyday Heroes:  A Teacher Recognition Programcontest.  Students may  nominate a teacher who currently teaches kindergarten-grade 12.  Forms may be picked up in E-103 and returned to the Foodland Customer Service Center.  Deadline is Jan. 23.   - D. Tanabe

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

2004 SAN WALTON (WAL-MART) COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP:  Based on financial need, activities & academic merit. Applications available in GRAC or at www.walmartfoundation.org.  Deadline February 1, 2004. - T. Kawada

JUNIOR JAGUAR SHOW

Is there a special someone that you need to get an awesome Valentine gift for? Then watch our Valentine's show titled "What to buy that special someone" as Kirk Usui and Tracie Akiona search for that perfect Valentine's gift.  Showtimes on channel 54 are:

January 20@ 7:00 p.m., January 26@ 7:00 p.m.,  February 3@ 7:00 p.m., February 14@ 12:30 p.m, February 19@ 6:00 p.m., and February 28@ 12:30 p.m.  DON'T MISS IT!  Also your final chance to watch a previous show called "Fearless" will be shown in U101 on January 21 during lunch recess. - M. Akiona

ONLY 19 BOOKS?

As of lunch recess Thursday, here are the Reading Challenge numbers:  Freshmen: 19 points; Sophomores: 34 points; Juniors way in the lead with 371 points; and Seniors, 155 points.  Faculty now has 33 points.   Please fill out an entry blank.  I know you've read over the vacation! - G. Kobayashi

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

FUKUNAGA SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION:  students who want to pursue studies in business administration at an accredited 4 year college.  Scholarship value is $2,500 per year.  Applications avaialable at GRAC.  Deadline: February 15, 2004.

COMMITMENT TO AGRICULTURE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM:  for 100 high school seniors who come from a farm family and plan to pursue a career in agriculture.  Applications available in GRAC or at www.Monsanto.com or www.NAFB.com.  Deadline:  February 15, 2004.  - T. Kawada

 

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

ZONTA CLUB OF HILO: open to female seniors with evidence of leadership, community service and dedicated to the advancement of the status of women.  Requires several essays and two letters of recommendation.  Deadline:  February 20, 2004.  Come to GRAC for more information. - T. Kawada

 

 

SPORTS

TENNIS TRYOUTS

Tennis tryouts will begin on Tuesday, Jan. 20th at the Waiakea High courts.  Boy's practice begins at 3:30 and the girls will start at 4:00.  Make sure parental consent and physical forms are completed prior to the 20th. - K. Yamase

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Girls Basketball Weight Training and Conditioning will be held Monday through Friday 4pm - 5:30pm at the Weight Room in F-Building.  Starting Jan 12. For Questions call Coach Hoku at 960-0157 - K. Namohala

GIRL'S GOLF PARENT MEETING

All girls who signed up for the golf team and their parents are to attend a mandatory meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 21st in the library at 7:00pm.  Team forms and season information will be discussed. - K. Yamase

 

 

MEETINGS

MATH LEAGUE

Meeting during morning recess on Friday, January 16, in room U203, for all members planning to attend the next Math League Meet. - C. Mizuno

SR. PROM COMMITTE:

There will be a mandatory meeting on Friday, 01/16/04 during 1st recess at H-105.  Be prepared to give progress updates. - K. Kelly

VARIETY SHOW COMMITTEE CHAIRS AND CO-CHAIRS

There will be a MANDATORY meeting today (1/16) during lunch recess in M-102.  If you are unable to attend, turn in a written report (what you are currently doing and what else needs to be done) to Mr. Barnes prior to the meeting. (This does not include the class chairs.) - D. Barnes

KIWIN'S BOARD MEETING

There will be a mandatory board meeting today during lunch in Mrs. Keller's room.  Thanks! - C. Keller

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

mandatory meeting today, first recess Q-104 - L. Fox

ALL SENIORS

Mandatory meeting for all seniors interested in participating in this years Variety Show on Tuesday, 1/20, at morning recess in Q204.  Please let Mallory DeMattos or Ms. Botelho know if you are unble to attend. - L. Botelho

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

HUI ALOHA PARTY

REMINDER:  social is this Saturday, at Dotty's II restaurant (old Hukilau, now Seaside hotel), 6:30 pm cocktails, 7:00 dinner. SEE YOU THERE!!! - M. Masaki

ARCHFILE

Paraprofessional Courses - K. Medeiros

 

 

Editor:  Kori Medeiros                                     Last Edited By:  Kori Medeiros     

 Date:  01/15/2004                                         Edit Date:  01/15/2004