Waiakea High School Daily Bulletin

Bulletin# 137

Wednesday  March 17,  2004

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

KEY CLUB

If you have not yet picked up your Kiwani's Breakfast tickets, see Mrs. Sato ASAP as it is mandatory that you sell tickets.  Also, don't forget that this Saturday (3/20) is Total K Day from 9-12 at the Kamana Elderly Housing.  Make sure to arrange with your team to bring necessary materials.  Any questions, see Mrs. Sato. - K. Sato

THIRD QUARTER EXEMPT NOTICES

All notes to excuse "Column B" type absences must be turned in to the Attendance Coordinator by Friday, March 19.  No exceptions. Make it a practice to turn in requests for Column B absences promptly after your return. - M. Yamashita

LIKO A'E SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTATION

Hawaiian seniors interested in applying for the Liko A'e Scholarship please stop by C101 to sign up for a pass and to receive the essay questions.  A representative from Liko A'e will be in the computer Lab on April 7, 2004 to help you with the online application.  Essay questions must be completed prior to April 7.  Mahalo - K. Kaleohano

ATTENTION UNDERCLASSMEN

Anyone interested in auditioning for the position of emcee for Commencement 2004, please see Ms. Kruse at B-203 to sign up at now through March 17.  Auditions will be held when we return from spring break.  Commencement is on Saturday, June 5.   - J. Kruse

DECA STORE WILL BE CLOSING

The DECA Store will be open as long as products are available.  We will be ordering more products when we return from Spring Break.  Thank you for your support. - S. Kojima

CRAZY COWS ARE BACK!

Try your luck at winning a little, squishy, cute, adorable Meadow Gold crazy cow.  Go to B-201, purchase any flavor of milk, pick a ticket and you might just be the winner of this little fellow.  Thank you for supporting Meadow Gold and the WHS DECA Warriors. - S. Kojima

NEW SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

BIG ISLAND PRESS CLUB: for seniors with a clear interest for a career in journalism or a related field.  Personal statement, transcript, SAT/ACT scores & work samples required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  $500 - $1,500.  Deadline:  June 15th.

ARMED FORCES COMMUNICATIONS & ELECTRONICS ASSOCIATION: for seniors entering computer science, information technology, engrineering or hard science (physics, math) curriculums.  Personal statement of 300 words or less concerning career goals & two letters of recommendation required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  $2,000.  Deadline:  receipt by June 14th.

HAWAII SHIMA HIROSHIMA KENJIN KAI: for seniors of good moral character, with above average GPA, whose parent or grandparent is a member of the Hawaii Shima Hiroshima Kenjin Kai.  Parents financial statement, personal statement & transcript required.  Applications available in GRAC. Value: 2 - $,1000 scholarships.  Deadline:  April 10th.   - T. Kawada

TEEN VOICES:  POSITIVE CHOICES, 2004!

The TAPPPS community team is sponsoring an essay contest to recognize the month of May as "National Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Month."  Prizes will be awarded.  Deadline for entries is April 8, 2004 to Mrs. Yamanaka in U102.  Please see her for additional information. - R. Yamanaka

JR. CLASS GARAGE SALE:

We are still accepting items for the garage sale.  Please send books, toys, clothes, household items, etc. to Mrs. Bright -Poai (U 202), Mrs. Akiona or Mrs. Okuna (I 103) this week.   Proceeds will help pay for your yearbook senior color photos.  MAHALO! - L. Okuna

INTERACT CLUB

Have a SAFE Spring break. Be there and support each other. - N. Sumida

LEO CLUB

Eye glass cleaning has been re-scheduled to this Thursday at the Arc of Hilo, 6-8PM - J. Hosaka

LEO CLUB

Come to B102 and sign up for the Hilo and Waiakea LEO's bonding, which will be held on Friday.  Payments are due this Thursday. - J. Hosaka

LOST AND FOUND

Any Lost and Found item will be kept for 45 days then disposed of or donated to a charitible organization.  If you want to claim an item see me at GRAC.  Some items found are books,  bike, body board, skateboard, bags, jewelry, CD's, watches, sunglasses, shoes, jackets, sweaters, backpacks, clothing and towels.   - S. Ozaki

CAR SHOW 2004 PARTICIPANTS    

To all those that are interested in participating in this year's car show, please atttend an informational meeting on Friday - March 19, 2004, morning recess 10:00 am at Auto Shop. - D. Kiyan

KIWIN'S CONVENTION

KIWIN'S annual convention was last weekend and was a complete success.  Congrats to Caroline Merino for winning second place on the essay question, James Linden for his participation in the oratory contest, and the entire club for winning 2nd place for KIKS and 2nd place for the talent show.  Go KIWIN'S!!! - C. Keller

GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAMS

Girls Junior Varsity and Varsity Team picture for the yearbook will be taken on Thursday, 03/18/04, during morning recess (10:00am) at the Rock Garden. - P. King

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

HAWAIIAN CLUB

Reminder, please turn in your permission forms for the Okinawan Visit by Tuesday, March 16, 2004.  Also, there will be a meeting on Thursday, March 18, 2004 during morning recess in room C102.  Please turn in all outstanding car wash ticket money by that day.  Mahalo - K. Kaleohano

SR PROM COMMITTEE

The Sr. Prom Committee meeting that was supposed to be held on Monday is postponed to Thrusday, March 18 during morning recess in H-105.  Attendance is mandatory, if you are unable to attend see Ms. Kelly in H-105 before Thursday.  The Sr. Prom is this Sunday!!! - K. Kelly

 

FACULTY & STAFF

JR. CLASS GARAGE SALE

The Jr. class is still accepting garage sale items such as household items, books, clothes, toys, etc.  Good time to do spring cleaning!  Bring items to Mrs. Bright-Poai (U 202), Mrs. Akiona or Mrs. Okuna (I 103).  If you wish, we can pick it up from your room or car.  Mahalo for your help.   - L. Okuna

ADDITIONS TO TRACK ROSTER

Please add Jason Tsang and Cory Kawabata to the track roster. - K. Yamase

GENERAL FACULTY MEETING

General faculty meeting will be held on Wed. 3/17/04 from 2-3 P.M. in the library.  The agenda for this general faculty meeting will be the bell schedule. - P. Nekoba

DISMISSAL OF GOLF TEAMS

Please excuse the following members of the golf team on Thursday, March 18th for a match at Waimea CC:  Devan Aburamen, Kyle Higuchi, Russell Mitsuda, Shaun Sato, Kirk Usui, Amanda Wilson, Valerie Kitamori, Kira-Ann Murashige, Christine Kim - K. Yamase

FLASHBACK THURSDAY: DRESS RETRO

Tomorrow, dress like you did in college or high school or grade school, where ever you were in the 50's.  Watch for the surprise dancers in the quad during lunch recess.  Listen to our favorite oldies and oh so goodies.  - P. De Morales

FACULTY SPIRIT WEEK CONTINUES...

Look in your closet and find your retro clothes for tomorrow's dress up day.  Also, in the quad tomorrow, come and check out the talent during lunch recess. The program is just for you! - D. Tanabe

ARCHFILE

Keakealani Outdoor Education Center Teacher Workshop on Saturday, April 24, 2004 at  Pohakuloa Training Area.

Superintendent's Update for the Board of Education and Hawaii's Public Schools: March 4, 2004.

 

 

Editor:  Brandee Okinaga                                     Last Edited By:  Brandee Okinaga     

 Date:  03/16/2004                                         Edit Date:  03/16/2004