Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 115

Friday  February 13,  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

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

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

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

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

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

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY!

If you are wearing red today, come to E-103 for a sweet treat during morning recess only. - D. Tanabe

 

 

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

SUSHI PICK-UP

Mai poina...don't forget to pick-up your ono sushi tomorrow @ the bus ramp, 12:00 noon-3:00 p.m.  Mahalo for supporting the Pihana Na Mamo Club. - D. Kotaki

REMINDER OF WHS POLICIES

Students and teachers are reminded to comply with the WHS Dress Code Policy, along with School Prohibited Conduct which includes Contraband and Inappropriate Displays of Affection (PDA).  Please refer to WHS Student Conduct Handbook for definitions and punishments.  Teachers shall report all infractions violated to Mr. Jay Serain, VP.  Students will be referred by administration for disciplinary action and parent conference. - J. Serain

FRESHMEN VARIETY SHOW DANCERS

Dance Practice today at lunch in R-102. - J. Lyman-Mandaloniz

ROBOTICS PICTURE TAKING

Please meet in Mr. Olives room during morning recess, for all members.  If are unable to attend please let Mr. Olive know by Monday. - D. Olive

LIKO A'E SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTATION

Native Hawaiian juniors and seniors.  Representatives from Liko A'e will be here on campus on Wednesday, February 25 during period 3 and Friday, March 5 during period 1.  Please stop by Ku Ha'aheo to sign up.  Mahalo - K. Kaleohano

R BUILDING CONSTRUCTION

Due to the construction on R Building, the contractor has requested spaces to store construction materials and containers for storage.  This means that the upper parking area will be affected.  Those of you who are parking in teh affected area will be required to move to another parking stall or area.  Thank you for your cooperation and patience. - Administration

DRESS CODE POLICY

Enforcement of the Dress Code Policy will go into effect immediately.  Please dress appropriately on the Tuesday after Presidents' Day.  Thank you for your cooperation and assistance on this matter. - J. Serain

 

 

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

SR. PROM COMMITTEE

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

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

INTERACT CLUB

There will be a general meeting this morning in H105 during first recess. Please turn in you

RYLA permission forms.

 - N. Sumida

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

meeting today during first recess - L. Fox

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

STUDENT LOCATER CHANGES

Formanek, Christopher - pd 2 (Q201), pd 6 (U201);  Hamme, Kayla-pd 5 (D102),  Kahauolopua, Cheyenne-pd 4 (U102);  Morante, Brandon-drop pd 7;  Morikami, Jasmine-pd 5 (A01);  Nakamura, Kelsie-pd 3 (U301);  Papalimu, Shannon-pd 2 (U301), pd 3 (A01);  Shimizu, Lori-pd 1 (L2c). - M. Masaki

NEW STUDENTS:

ADD:  Contrades, Tiana (10)-pd 1 (H105), pd 2 (E201), pd 3 (U103), pd 4 (H105), pd 5 (P17), pd 6 (L2);  Porter, Philip (9)-pd 1 (E101), pd 2 (D202), pd 3 (C204), pd 4 (F104), pd 5 (C202), pd 6 (D203). - M. Masaki

R BUILDING CONSTRUCTION

Due to the construction on R Building, the contractor has requested spaces to store construction materials and containers for storage.  This means that the upper parking area will be affected.  Those of you who are parking in teh affected area will be required to move to another parking stall or area.  Thank you for your cooperation and patience. - Administration

 

 

Editor:  Brandee Okinaga                                     Last Edited By:  Brandee Okinaga     

 Date:  02/12/2004                                         Edit Date:  02/12/2004