Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 111

Monday  February 9,  2004

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

JUNIOR JAGUAR SHOW

Last chance to miss the Valentine's special starring Kirk Usui and Tracie Akiona.  They search for the perfect Valentine's gift.  Watch this show on channel 54 on February 14@12:30 p.m., February 19@6:00 and February 28@12:30 p.m. - M. Akiona

HAWAIIAN HOMES COMMISSION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Come to C 101 and GRAC for info on a scholarships for students at least half Hawn or living on Hawaiian Home lands.  Deadline is March 1, 1004. - P.De Morales

FRESHMAN/SOPHOMORE BANQUET

"Escape to Paradise" on Saturday, March 6, 2004, from 5:45 p.m.-10 p.m. at the Sodexho Marriott (UHH) with the Freshman and Sophomores!  $18 bids (dues payers) are now on sale at lunch recess in E103.  Seating is limited, so don't wait! - P. Yanagisawa

KIWIN'S PROJECTS

We have EIGHT projects to sign up for this month.  Please stop by Mrs. Keller's room to check-out the big calendar and to get involved with a project.  Remember, KIWIN'S week is the Feb. 9th to the 15th.  So please sign-up and particiapte!!!   Thanks! - C. Keller

HONOLULU COMMUNITY COLLEGE

A representative from Honolulu Community College will be in GRAC on Tuesday, February 10th at 8:30 a.m.  Juniors and Seniors who are interested in attending should come to GRAC for a pass. - T. Kawada

UH MANOA HONORS PROGRAM

Dr. Caron of the University of Hawaii at Manoa Honors Program will be in GRAC on Wednesday, February 11th at 10:30 a.m.  Juniors & Seniors who are interested should come to GRAC for a pass. - T. Kawada

FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP

Heald College will be presenting a Financial Aid Workshop for students & their parents on Tuesday, February 10th from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. at the Waiakea High School Cafeteria.  Learn more about how to make college affordable and how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). - T. Kawada

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

UH-MANOA MORTAR BOARD HUI PO'OKELA CHAPTER:  for students intending to enroll at UH Manoa in fall 2004.  Applications can be downloaded from www2.hawaii.edu/~mortarb  Value:  $500.  Deadline:  March 15th.

CATRALA-HAWAII:  for seniors with a minimum 2.5 GPA.  Financial need, federal income tax return, Hawaii residency, essay & two letters of recommendation required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  Two - $2,000 scholarships.  Deadline:  April 12th.

HAWAII SHEET METAL INDUSTRY SCHOLARSHIP:  for seniors interested in enrolling in the Honolulu Community College Sheet Metal Program for fall 2004.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  Twelve - tuition, fees & books at Honolulu Community College Sheet Metal Program.  Deadline:  June 30th. - T. Kawada

VALENTINE DISPLAY

Happy Valentine's Day from Mr. Don Barnes!  Come and see his collection of valentines, including the M&M figures and candy boxes.  There are also some Easter bunnies in the library's display case. - G. Kobayashi

ASVAB TEST RESULTS

Juniors & Seniors who took the ASVAB in January, score reports are available for pick up in GRAC during morning and lunch recess. - T. Kawada

FRESHMAN/SOPHOMORE BANQUET

Bid sales for the banquet will be sold at both morning and lunch recesses from today, Feb. 9 through next week, Feb. 20 in E103.  Sales are hot, so get your bid today! - P. Yanagisawa

DECA STORE CUSTOMERS

Please be sure to get a note from your teacher if you are purchasing items from the store during class time.  If no note is presented, no sales will be made.  Thank you. - S. Kojima

ATTENTION SENIORS

SHEILA ANNE MURPHY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP GRANT:  for 2004 graduate of an East Hawaii high school; minimum GPA of 2.5 & planning to attend college, vocational school or trade school.  Applications available in GRAC or at www.HawaiiLawyerOnline.com.  Value:  $1,000.  Deadline:  April 19th.

HAWAII EDUCATION ASSOCIATION (HEA):  for seniors who are dependents of HEA members. Personal statement, HEA Financial Aid Form & Teacher Recommendations required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  5 - $1,000.  Deadline:  April 2nd.

LIKO A'E NATIVE HAWAIIAN SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM:  for Hawaiian seniors accepted to any degree-awarding program or enrolled in a two or four year college or university.  FAFSA & Essays required.  Apply at www.Likoae.org.  Come to GRAC for more information.

FILIPINO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAII SCHOLARSHIP:  for seniors who are residents of Hawaii with a minimum GPA of 3.5.  Selection based on academic record, extra curricular activities, essay & involvement in activities/programs to perpetuate the Filipino culture.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  $1,000 - $1,500.  Deadline:  Receipt by February 27th.

FILIPINO WOMEN'S LEAGUE:  for seniors who are of Filipino ancestry, residents of Hawaii & will be attending college in Hawaii on a full-time basis.  Minimum GPA of 3.5, personal letter, & two letters of recommendation required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Deadline:  April 30th.

HUI MAKAALA:  for seniors who demonstrate scholastic excellence, community involvement and financial need.  Personal essay stating why the applicant is applying for the scholarship & a discussion into what experiences with the Okinawan culture & two letters of recommendation required.  Applications available in GRAC or at www.huoa.org.  Deadline:  April 5th.  - T. Kawada

VARIETY SHOW EMCEES

To all people interested in being emcees for Variety Show, please show up for tryouts on Tuesday, Febrary 10, lunch recess, in Mr. Barnes' room (M102).  There's no need for prep; we'll do cold readings.  Come try out and show your spirit! - D. Barnes

TELEPHONE BOOK DRIVE:

The telephone book drive continues!  The sophomores are no in first place with 121 books, followed by the seniors with 87, the freshmen with 65, and he juniors with 49.  Keep turning in your old phone books to E-103 until Feb. 25. - D. Tanabe

 

 

SPORTS

TRACK & FIELD TRYOUTS

Boys and girls interested in trying out for the track team must see Coach Joseph in E-204 ASAP.  Practice is daily, from 2:45 TO 5 P.M.  No new sign-ups will be allowed after the tryout dates. - W. Joseph

 

 

MEETINGS

ALL WINTER BALL COMMITTEE CHAIRS/SUB CHAIRS

MANDATORY Meeting TODAY, 1st recess at P-28 - A. Ogata

NJROTC

Staff meeting for NJROTC on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2004 at lunch recess in Q101. - Msgt. Jordan

TALENT SHOW

There will be a mandatory meeting for all the Talent Show participants Thursday February 12, 2004.  If you are unable to attend please notify Mr. Barnes, Alysha or Aimi.  This meeting is important please be sure to attend.  - D.Barnes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

STUDENT UPDATES:

ADD NEW:  Lancaster, Nephi  -pd 1 (D202), pd 2 (H105), pd 3 (U103), pd 4 (D102), pd 5 (P17), pd 6 (E201) - M. Masaki

STUDENT STATUS UPDATES:

ADD NEW STUDENT-Brigoli, Robert-pd 1 (Q101), pd 2 (P28), pd 3 (K101), pd 4 (H105), pd 5 (L2c), pd 6 (P16).

Class changes: Maeda, Keshia-pd 5 (A01); Prudencio, Allan-pd 5 (E203), pd 6 (A01); Pukahi, Lucianne-pd 3 (U301).

Counselor change: Kyota, Glenn to Akiona (05). - M. Masaki

MID QUARTER FAIRE

Feb. 11 is midquarter faire. Cafeteria 2pm-3pm - P. Nekoba

CORRECTION LOST TICKETS

Sushi Tickets series 76-80 are valid tickets and will be honored at p/u.  LOST tickets are:  86, 87, 88, 89, 90.  Don't worry Mrs. Akiona, you will receive your Sushi. - D. Kotaki

 

 

Editor:  Brandee Okinaga                                     Last Edited By:  Brandee Okinaga      

 Date:  02/06/2004                                         Edit Date:  02/06/2004