Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 116

Tuesday  February 17,  2004

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

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

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

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

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

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

LEO CLUB CONVENTION

The last day to turn in your payments is on February 20, Friday. - L. Otsubo

SUSHI FUNDRAISER

A big Mahalo nui loa from the Pihana Na Mamo club.  Your support was much appreciated.  Enjoy the sushi! - 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

HELP FIGHT HUNGER!

 Island Food Bank is teaming up to stomp out hunger in Hawaii and is challenging all high schools to participate. The winning school that collects the most pounds of non-perishable and canned goods between Feb. 17 and March 12 will get a free SUDDEN RUSH concert.  Bring in your donations to E-103 as soon as possible as weigh-in will be held every Friday until March 12.  We can do it, Warriors! - D. Tanabe

 

 

 

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

This is to announce a proposed ammendment to our club's constitution by an appointed commitee:  an attendance policy that states that upon three unexcused absences from the club the member will be kicked out of the club.  We will vote on this issue Friday Feb. 20th during morning recess. - L. Fox

DRIVING SAFETY

Safety reminder for Students:  Drivers exiting from the Student Parking lot are not allowed to make a right turn from 2:00pm to 3:00pm. - S. Ozaki

"THE MUSIC'S GOT ME"

2004 Variety Show and Talent Competition tickets are on sale through class reps and in E-103. Cost is $4 presale or $5 at the door, Show is set for February 28, 6:30 pm in our warrior gym - D. Tanabe

PHONEBOOK UPDATE

The telephone book drive continues! The Sophomores are still in the lead with 329, followed by the Freshmen with 209, the Juniors with 111 and the Seniors with 109.  Keep turning in your old phone books until 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

 

 

MEETINGS

MAY DAY COMMITTEE

Meeting on Friday, February 20, 2004 during lunch recess in room C102.  Please attend as we have important matters to discuss.  Anyone who would like to help with May Day may also attend.  Mahalo - K. Kaleohano

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

VARIETY SHOW EMCEES

To all variety show emcees: there will be a meeting on Tuesday, February 17, in Mr. Barnes' room (M102) during lunch recess.  We will be discussing rehearsals.  If you have not yet checked the results for the tryouts, come see them in M102. - D. Barnes

DRAMA CLUB

Important special meeting today during morning recess in M102 for all members. - D. Barnes

VARIETY SHOW CLASS CHAIRS:

There will be a mandatory meeting in Mr. Barnes room M102 for all class chairs, today 2/17. - D. Barnes

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

STUDENT UPDATES:

ADD NEW (Retg) STUDENT: Nekoba, Amethyst - pd 1 (M102), pd 2 (L2), pd 3 (U201), pd 4 (U302), pd 5 (U101), pd 6 (B202), pd 7 (M101).  CLASS CHANGES: Darby Hauanio-DROP pd 7;  Ashley Matsumura-pd 1 (L2);  Soares, Seirra-pd 1 (E203), pd 5 (M102), pd 6 (D103).  - M. Masaki

U.S. REPRESENTATIVE NEIL ABERCROMBIE

All those who signed up for Representative Abercrombie's presentation please report to the gym with your students by 1:15 pm. Those who did not sign up but would like to attend, you are most welcome to join in. - D. Tanabe

 

 

Editor:  Brandee Okinaga                                     Last Edited By:  Brandee Okinaga     

 Date:  02/13/2004                                         Edit Date:  02/13/2004