Waiakea High School Daily Bulletin

Bulletin# 122

Wednesday  February 25,  2004

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

HAWAII ISLAND LANDSCAPE ASSOCIATION:  for seniors planning to enroll in any college or university program in horticulture, landscaping or agriculture. Must demonstrate financial need.  Scholastic honors, activities/work history, community activities all considered.  Personal statement & lettter of reference required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  $500.  Deadline:  April 30th.

HAWAII ISLAND UNITED HONGWANJI BUDDHIST WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION:  for seniors who are active members of the Honpa Hongwanji on the island of Hawaii.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  2 - $750 scholarships.  Deadline:  April 15th.

HUI OKINAWA SCHOLARSHIP:  for seniors who will be attending an accredited two or four year college in the fall of 2004.  Letter of recommendation & two essays required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value: 2 - $1,000 scholarships.  Deadline:  April 16th.

BIG ISLAND RETIRED MILITARY ASSOCIATION:  for seniors whose parent(s) are active duty or retired from military service.  Students who have completed two years in JROTC also eligible.  Minimum GPA of 2.8 required.  Student must plan to attend an accredited college in Hawaii on a full-time basis.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  $500.  Deadline:  April 30th - T. Kawada

STUDENT PARKING REMINDER

Students must register their vehicles before parking on campus.  Any unauthorized vehicles will be cited and/or towed away at the owner's expense.  Refer to H.R.S. 302A-1152.  Vehicles can be registered at the Office.  Bring your Driver's Lic., Current Safety Check, No-Fault Insurance Car, Registration Card and $5.00. - S. Ozaki

SR. PROM

Come to pick up picture taking packets and sign up for seating arrangements on February 25th, 26th and 27th during morning recess in H-105.  First come first served.  After the 27th seating will be assigned. - K. Kelly

SR. PROM

Deadline to sign up for seating assignment is on Mon., March 1 due to waiver day on Friday. - K. Kelly

NORTHWEST COLLEGE OF ART

A presentation by a representative from Northwest College of Art is scheduled for March 2nd during period 6 in Mrs. Palea's room (H-101). Juniors and Seniors interested in a fine art, design, or multimedia are encouraged to drop by room H-101 for more information and sign up by Thursday 02/26/04. The presentation will include information about portfolios, scholarships, and careers in art. - S. Palea

SAT PREP WORKSHOP

Ku Ha'aheo will once again be offering a SAT Prep Workshop during Spring Intersession for anyone taking the SAT and/or looking to improve their scores.  Classes will run March 29 - April 2, from 8:00 AM - 12:15 PM.  Cost for this workshop is $17.00.  Please sign up in C101 if you are interested by Friday, March 5, 2004.  Mahalo. - K. Kaleohano

HCPS II PRER WORKSHOP

WHS and Ku Ha'aheo will be offering a HCPS II Prep Workshop during Spring Intersession where students will be able to learn valuable strategies for the upcoming test.  HCPS II Reading is available for 9th graders from March 29 - March 31, and HCPS II Math Prep is available for 10th graders from March 31 - April 2.  Please sign in in C101 by March 12 if you are interested.  Mahalo. - K. Kaleohano

JUNIOR CLASS COUNCIL

There will be a junior class council meeting on thursday, february 26 during lunch recess at u101.  if you would like to order lunch, please give your lunch card to mr. takahashi or any of the officers.   - L. Takahashi

SENIORSURVEYTODAY

U.S. DOE's Longitudinal survey involving around 25 seniors will be administered in the Library at 8:30 a.m.

this morning.  Selected students have been notified.  Please be on time.  Library will be closed. - G. KobayashiSTUDENT PARKING LOT - CONSTRUCTION SITE SAFETY

Please use extreme caution when entering, exiting and walking in the Student Parking Lot.  Due to the reconstruction of "R" Bldg., there is a lot of heavy equipment operation in the area.  The Contractor and their workers take all the precautions that is necessary to ensure your safety.  Your attention in this area will help.  If the area around the construction storage site is 'coned-off', use the mauka exit to leave the parking lot.  Again, please be careful and drive slowly in this area.   - S. Ozaki

TALENT SHOW PARTICIPANTS

There is a mandatory meeting this thursday in M102 for all talent show participants.  Again, if you do not attend then we will cut you from the show.  Remember it is on Saturday!   - D. Barnes

NORTHWEST COLLEGE OF ART

A presentation by a representative from Northwest College of Art in Washington is scheduled for March 2nd during period 6 in Mrs. Palea's room (H-101). Juniors and Seniors in advanced fine art, design, or multimedia are encouraged to drop by room H-101 for more information and sign up by Thursday 02/26/04. The presentation will include information on portfolios, scholarships and careers in art. - S. Palea

 

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

FRESHMEN CLASS COUNCIL

All freshmen class reps, committee chairpersons, and officers, please attend the meeting this Thursday, 2/26, in Q202, during lunch recess. We need to plan activities for Freaky Frosh Friday, so please show your class spirit and be there!  - J. Iokepa

HAWAIIAN CLUB

Meeting this Thursday, February 26, 2004 in room C102 during morning recess.  Please attend as we have many upcoming events to discuss.  Mahalo - K. Kaleohano

VARIETY SHOW EMCEES

To all those who can come, there is a meeting during morning recess today at M102 (Mr. Barnes' room).  We will be going over positioning, so even if you have a small part, please attend! - D. Barnes

SPANISH CLUB OFFICERS

meeting today at lunch ... muy importante - L. Fox

COMMENCEMENT COMMITTEE MEETING  

The meeting on Tuesday, , Feb. 24 will be for the following sub-committee chairpersons: Accessories, Arrangements, Diplomas, Program/Script, & Decorations in room B-203 during lunch recess.  Other subchairs, please continue working!  A meeting for all committee chairs will be held on March 9.  Mahalo. - J. Kruse

MATH LEAGUE

The mandatory practice for Meet #4 is today in U203 afterschool. - L. Morikawa

SOPHOMORE CLASS COUNCIL MEETING -  

All class reps, committee chairs, and officers please attend your class council meeting on Thursday, Feb. 26 during lunch recess in C-204.  See Mrs. Uyeda during first recess if you want to order lunch.  - K. Uyeda

MANDATORY SCIENCE CLUB MEETING FOR INTERISLAND TRIP

Meeting Thursday, first recess, B103.  Please be prompt. - M. Cahill

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

STUDENT STATUS

Alvarez, Daniel to gr 11 - M. Masaki

STUDENT DISMISSAL FOR ATHLETIC PARTICIPATION

Please excuse the following teams and members for athletic travel this week:

Feb. 26-27: Varsity Baseball Team to MIL Tournament

Feb. 25-27: Varsity B. Basketball Team to Honolulu including Laurie Shimizu, Elsa Watanabe, Lezly Kubo, Marissa Nago, Kristan Suwa,

Kehau Hasegawa

Feb. 25-27: Cheerleaders-Angela Gomes, Sheri Higashiona-Ibarra, Brandi Kanehailua, Kristie Manalo, L'orea Simmons, Monique Suda, Tanya Switzer (B. Basketball Tournament)

Feb. 26-27: Swim Team to State Tournament on Maui: Micah Hiramoto, James Linden, Jeremy Pelletier, Bryson Peterson, Ashley Asano, Tamarah Binek, Tara Binek, Noelle Germone, Natasha Ludwig, Whitney Nekoba, Chrissy Sugiyama

Feb. 26-27: Var. G. Basketball to McKinley Invit. Tournament on Oahu-  Shanna Aragaki, Krystelle Garcia, Rachel Kaneta, Samantha Kyota, Celeste Manuia, Ashley Melchor, Marissa Nakamoto, Carrie Sidman, Amanda Yu - K. Yamase

SENIOR SURVEY

Please release student from class by 8:30 a.m. this morning to take US DOE Longitudinal survey in the

library.  They will miss the entire Pd. 1.  Thank you. - G. KobayashiCHANGES TO G. BASKETBALL TO HONOLULU

Add Lauren Miyazono-10th and delete Celeste Manuia-11th. - K. Yamase

FACULTY MEETING

Faculty meeting today will NOT be an extended day. The SBCP training will be in the library from 2 - 3 P.M.  - H. Kobayashia

 

 

Editor:  Melissa Cuarisma                                     Last Edited By:  Frances Kaauamo     

 Date:  02/24/2004                                         Edit Date:  02/24/2004