Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 114

Thursday  February 12,  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

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

SCBM MTG

The monthly meeting will be on Feb 17, 6:00 - 8:00 PM at GRAC, 2nd floor of the admin bldg.  The public is invited to attend and participate in the discussion. - M. Masaki

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

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

 

 

FEBRUARY 2004 CANISTER DRIVE:

The BIIF has been designated as 7-Eleven's Canister Designee for the entire month of February at all 7-Eleven Stores on the island of Hawaii.  All proceeds will benefit the schools and student athletes of the BIIF.   - D. Tanabe

RUNNING START PROGRAM (JUNIORS)

Hawaii Community College will send the application forms as soon as the Fall, 2004 schedule of classes is ready.  The application deadline for Running Start is August 1.  Listen to the morning announcement for more information. - M. Akiona

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

WAIAKEA LIONS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP:  for graduating senior from Waiakea High or St. Joe planning to attend Hawaii Community College in a vocational or technical degree program.  Academic potential, community service & financial need must be demonstrated. Applications available in GRAC.  Deadline:  receipt by February 27th.

HELEN GASCON SCHOLARSHIP:  for any senior accepted in an undergraduate program of study in Family & Consumer Science.  Letter of application, three letters of reference & letter of acceptance required.  Come to GRAC for more information.  Value:  minimum of $1,000.  Deadline:  April 2nd.

PROMISING HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE TUITION WAIVER:  for seniors planning to enroll at least half-time at Honolulu Community College.  Personal statement explaining why senior should be selected to receive tuition waiver & personal data sheet or resume due to Mrs. Kawada by:  April 7th.

NGO WONG LOO & MAN KWONG LOO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP:  for seniors planning to enroll at Hawaii Community College.  Minimum GPA of 2.5, personal statement & demonstration of financial need required.  Come to GRAC for more information. Deadline:  April 16th.

 - T. Kawada

SR. PROM

Anyone interested in being an Usher or Usherette, please come to H105 to sign up during morning and lunch recess by Friday, 2/13/04. - K. Irie

INTERACT CLUB

Please turn in your RYLA  applications ASAP.  We need a head count no later than this afternoon. If your're not planning

to attend, let me know ASAP. I can find someone else to replace you - N. Sumida

ALL SENIORS

Seniors, we will be baking cookies and making cards TODAY, Thurs. 2/12, after school from 2:01-5:30pm in Mrs. Woo's room, I102, for our Valentine's day service project.  Please show your class spirit and come and help.   - L. Botelho

VALENTINE'S DAY:

Wear red on Friday and receive a sweet treat during morning recess only in E-103 - D. Tanabe

TELEPHONE BOOK DRIVE:

The telephone book drive continues! The Sophomores are in the lead with 149 books, followed by the juniors with 107, the seniors with 102, and the freshmen with 101. Keep turning in your old phone books unitl Feb.25 - D. Tanabe

 

 

SPORTS

BOY'S AND GIRL'S JUDO SIGN-UPS

All students interested in trying out for the Judo team are to sign up on Tuesday, Feb. 17th at 12 noon in front of the gym.  Please be prompt. - K. Yamase

TRACK & FIELD TRYOUTS

Friday is the last day to sign up for either the boys or girls track team.  Come to E-204 to see Coach Joseph ASAP. - 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

 

 

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

HAWAIIAN CLUB

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

SOPHOMORE CLASS COUNCIL -  

Meeting for all officers, committee chairs (past, present, and future), and English class reps this Thursday, Feb. 12 during lunch recess in room C-204.  Order lunch with Mrs. Uyeda by morning recess.  See you there! - K. Uyeda

SR. PROM COMMITTEE

There will be a mandatory meeting on Friday, 2/13/04 during morning recess in H105. - K. Irie

LEO CLUB OFFICERS

Board meeting today in Q201 during first recess.  All officers please attend. - L. Otsubo

BLOOD DRIVE MEETING

There will be a committee meeting for the Senior Blood Drive on Tuesday, February 17th during lunch recess in GRAC. All committee members should attend to help prepare for our Blood Drive Rally. - T. Kawada

SENIOR CLASS COUNCIL MEETING

There will be a senior class council meeting for all officiers, committee chairs, and English class reps TODAY, Thurs. Feb. 12 during lunch recess in room Q204.  If you would like to order lunch, please give  your card to Ms. Botelho or Mason Suga by morning recess. - L. Botelho

LOS VATOS

meeting tday first recess, Q-104 - L. Fox

 

FACULTY & STAFF

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

ADD NEW STUDENT:

Pastores, Angela Ann (10)-pd 1 (D204), pd 2 (U202), pd 3 (H102), pd 4 (JMSL), pd 5 (M101), pd 6 (Q204). - M. Masaki

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Editor:  Brandee Okinaga                                     Last Edited By:  Brandee Okinaga     

 Date:  02/11/2004                                         Edit Date:  02/11/2004