Waiakea High School Daily Bulletin  


 Bulletin# 138
Thursday  March 18,  2004
 SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

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

JUNIOR TRUE LIFE OF A JAGUAR SHOW

It's another awesome True Life of a Jaguar Show.  You won't want to miss watching Zack Dominy raiding 3 girl's rooms.  It's funny! It's wacky!  Tune in to Channel 54 on March 16 @7:00 p.m., March 23@7:00 p.m. and April 3@12:30 p.m. - M. Akiona

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

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

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

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

ATHLETIC SERVICE COMMITTEE:

Help needed for vacation games. Come to E-103 to sign up. - D. Tanabe

 

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

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

RUNNNING START PROGRAM

Application forms for summer and fall Running Start have NOT come in yet.  The summer and fall course schedules will hopefully be announced around April 1.  The applications will be sent to the high schools after April 1.  Keep listening to the morning announcements for more information. - M. Akiona

HAWAII HOUSING FAIR

Saturday, March 20, 2004 @ Hilo Inter. Cafe 8a.m. - 12 noon.  Providing our out -of- home youth (e.g., foster care, guardianship, kinship care), ages 16 to 23 yrs.old, an opportunity to see what housing resources are available and how to gain access to these resources.   - R. Agsalda

 

 

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

FRESHMEN OFFICERS' MEETING

Meet in Q202 at lunch recess TODAY, Thursday, 3/18 - J. Iokepa

2004-2005 11TH GRADE AP ENGLISH CLASSES

There will be a mandatory meeting Friday lunch recess in Q-103 for all students signed up for next year's 11th grade AP English classes to discuss summer reading.  Please be prompt so that we may all have time for lunch. - L. Saijo

SOUND CREW:

Important meeting TODAY, morning recess in E-103.   - D. Tanabe

 

 

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

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

ALOHA FRIDAY

Tomorrow, wear Aloha attire and enjoy the Mahalo bento lunch and drink in the library, paid for by PTSA and delivered by Derek Kurisu of KTA.  Pick up will begin at 11am.  After school, take your car to the gym parking area for the car wash  - P. De Morales

STUDENT UPDATES:

DROP Torngren, Kevin (12);  Carvalho, Ashlee to ALC - M. Masaki

 

 

Editor:  Brandee Okinaga                                Last Edited By:  Brandee Okinaga     

Date:  03/17/2004                                          Edit Date:  03/17/2004