Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 112

Tuesday  February 10,  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

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

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

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

MATH LEAGUE

Math league practice Feb. 17 - 26 afterschool in U203.  No practice on Wednesdays.  This is for the next meet at Keaau High on Feb 28.  Mandatory practice on Feb 24. - L. Morikawa

HAWAII DISTRICT SCIENCE FAIR

Science projects of Waiakea High students in the Directed Studies-Science class are on display till Wednesday, noon, at the UHH Campus Center.  Students participating are Malie Larish, Erika Masaki, Whitney Nekoba, Ryoko Ogasawara, Alain Takane, Michelle Tsang Mui Chung, Kiera Yabusaki, and Kolea Zimmerman.  Congratulations to Alain Takane for being awarded Second Place and Michelle Tsang Mui Chung for Honorable Mention overall in the senior division.  - J. Nekoba

LOST AND FOUND

Several cameras and a pair of sun glasses were found at the last Winter ball.  Some other unclaimed items include keys, bags, watches, a cell phone, tote bags, shoes and clothing.  Any lost item will be held for 45 days then disposed of.  To recover a lost item, see me at GRAC.   - S. Ozaki

 

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

FRESHMEN CLASS COUNCIL

All freshmen committee chairpersons, class representatives, and officers, please attend your Class Council meeting in Q202, during lunch recess, Thursday, Feb. 12.  - J. Iokepa

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

VATOS OFFICERS

Meeting today lunch recess Q-104 - L. Fox

HAWAIIAN CLUB

Meeting on Thursday, February 12, 2004 during morning recess in C102.  Please be prompt. - K. Kaleohano

INTERACT CLUB

There will be a general meeting today in H105 during 1st recess.  - N. Sumid

 

FACULTY & STAFF

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

BOARD OF EDUCATION STUDENT MEMBER CANDIDATES:

will be holding a live forum tomorrow, 11:00 am on Channel 53.  If your students have any questions for the candidates, the toll-free number is 1-800-342-7949.   Voting will take place in March. - D. Tanabe

DISMISSAL OF SOFTBALL AND G. VARSITY SOCCER TO STATE TOURNAMENT

Please excuse the following students from classes on the respective days for participation in state championships on Oahu:

Softball: Feb. 10-13th

Elise DePonte, Brittany Enanoria, Krystelle Garcia, Casey Hirayama, Sasha Hose, Paige Kurosawa, Lucia Motuapuaka, Harley Parks, Margaret Paterson, Nicole Riviera, Laine Shikuma, Leigh Springer, Jamie Suka, Dayna Wong

Girl's Soccer: Feb. 11-13th:

Elizabeth Alonzo, Angela Beck, Elizabeth Brauher, Jessica Carvalho, Maluhia DeSha, Kehau Hagiwara, Ashley Hare-Schuler, Tiffany Johnston, Kiki Meeks, Nicole Minato, Ashley Melchor, Tracy Okutsu, Brianna Rivera, Kainani Sharrett, Kumare Sherreitt, Amanda Taniguchi, Sasha Tatsuhara, Fu-Chun Tsai, Melissa Watanabe, Kawehi Theone, Kelsey Copes-Gerbitz, Kelsey Kaku, Kamie Oda, Ashley Werner - K. Yamase

ADDITION TO G. SOCCER

Please add Risa Kincaid to the list of girls going to the state tournament. - K. Yamase

CLASS CHANGE

Mendonca, Cyerra-pd 6 (U301). - M. Masaki

 

Editor:  Melissa Cuarisma                                     Last Edited By:  Melissa Cuarisma     

 Date:  02/09/2004                                         Edit Date:  02/09/2004