Waiakea High School Daily Bulletin

Bulletin# 143

Thursday  April 8,  2004

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

NEW BOOKS AND OVERDUES

Check out some of the 175 new books that the library has ordered and processed for you to borrow!

They are located in the library display bins.  A four-page listing is also available.

Students with obligations should also have received overdue notices from the library.  At last count, there were a total of 181 overdue library books.  If you receive an overdue notice and know that you have returned or paid for it (class dues, club fees, etc.) please tell us so we can clear your name.  Then, you won't get any more notices from us! - G. Kobayashi

IOLANI SCHOOL SAT PREP SUMMER COURSE

Students interested in taking an excellent SAT Prep class at Iolani School this summer see Mrs. Akiona for information.  There is a $435 fee and student is responsible for own airfare and housing.  Serious students interested possibly ONE partial scholarship see Mrs. Akiona immediately. - M. Akiona

RUNNING START PROGRAM FOR CURRENT SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS

Application forms have arrived.  See Mrs. Akiona or Mrs. Yanagisawa for info and forms. - M. Akiona

SR. PROM

Sr. Prom pictures will be ready for pick up on Thursday, April 8th and Monday, April 12th during morning and lunch recess in H-105.  If you have any questions please see Ms. Kelly in H-105. - K. Kelly

JUNIOR CLASS RUMMAGE SALE AND KEIKI KARNIVAL

Mahalo to all the juniors who worked so hard to make our class rummage sale and keiki karnival a huge success.    Special mahalo to Ashley Asano and Mrs. Okuna, chairperson and advisor for the rummage sale;  Kacie Miura and Mrs. Bright-Poai, chairperson and adivor for the keiki karnival;  Johnny Lombardi, chairperson for the food concession;  but most of all, mahalo to all the teachers and staff who donated items for the rummage sale.  - M. Akiona

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

BARNEY FUJIMOTO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP:  for any seniors planning to enroll at any of the University of Hawaii campuses.  Resume, essay, photo & transcript required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  $1,000.  Deadline:  April 30th.

FRIENDS OF THE PANA'EWA ZOO:  for seniors who intend to pursue a degree in one of the life sciences (zoology, biology, botany, physical anthropology, etc.).  Transcript, personal essay, 1,000-1,500 word essay, two letters of recommendation required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  $500.  Deadline:  April 30th.  - T. Kawada

SOPHOMORE CLASS T-SHIRT

Hey Sophomores!  Our class t-shirt is back by popular demand!  Order forms are being distributed through your English classes.  If you do not receive one, pick one up from Mrs. Uyeda in C-204.  Form and payment are due to Jon Yu or Mrs. Uyeda by Thursday, April 8th!  Cost is $14 for sizes S, M, L, XL, $15 for XXL and up.  This is the LAST TIME class shirts will be sold until our senior year!  The design is modified to include Waiakea High School.  Show your class spirit and order while you still can!  Shirts bought after the presale will cost a dollar more. - K. Uyeda

SCHOLARSHIPS

HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS:  for seniors with the goal of pursuing a career in broadcasting in Hawaii.  Applications available on-line at www.hawaiibroadcasters.com.  Letter of recommendation should be sent along with the application as an attachment.  More information available in GRAC.   Deadline:  April 16th.

HAWAII KOREAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE:  for seniors with 50% or more Korean ancestry, who are residents of Hawaii & enrolling full-time in an accredited 4 year college in fall of 2004.  Personal essay & two letters of recommendation required.  Applications available in GRAC.  Value:  3 - $1,000 awards.  Deadline:  June 1st.

UH-MANOA COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE & HUMAN RESOURCES:  for seniors intending to major inCTAHR programs.  Essay required.  Applications & more information available in GRAC.  Value:  10 - $2,000 scholarships.  Deadline:  May 15th. - T. Kawada

 

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

SGA CONGRESS MEETING:

Today, 11:15 am in the cafeteria.  All social studies reps, SGA standing committee & activity chairs, and class & service club presidents, please attend. - D. Tanabe

LEO CLUB

Leo club members interested in running for an office for next school year, come to B102 and sign up by Thursday.  Also, next Tuesday's meeting is mandatory. - J. Hosaka

SENIOR LUAU COMITTEE

We'll be having Senior Luau meeting this morning at first recess. All those involve should

attend this meeting. A "no show" will be considered non-involvment. Meeting will be held in

H-Counselors - N. Sumida

INTERACT CLUB SENIORS AND JUNIORS

Anyone having to be in the Interact Club 2 or more years,  please come to a meeting today

in H-Counselors @ lunch recess. This is very important!!! - N. Sumida

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

HAWAII STATE ASSESSMENT

Testing will be during Pd. 2 today.  Please send gr. 10 students to the cafeteria after taking attendance.  Teachers who do not have a class during pd. 2, your assistance would be greatly appreciated. - T. Kawada

SULONG CONFERENCE

The Pihana Na Mamo program was allotted 15 spots this past Tuesday to the Sulong Conference @ UHH on Thursday, March 8.  The conference is for students of whole or part-Filipino ancestry.  The conference is sponsored by Upward Bound, The University of Hawai'i at Hilo Minority Access program and the Sariling Gawa Youth Council.  The conference aims to familiarize and recruit students for post-secondary education.  If one of your students is allotted one of the spots, please allow them to attend...IF they have completed all assignments for your class.  Please see Mr. Calina or Mrs. Kotaki for more information. - D. Kotaki

STUDENT UPDATES:

DROP William Wong (9 as of 1/19/04);  Sarah Keliikoa-Armitage (9) & Samantha Cabigon (9)-will remain on rosters, but are at a different location. - M. Masaki

 

 

Editor:  Brandee Okinaga                                Last Edited By:  Brandee Okinaga     

Date:  04/07/2004                                          Edit Date:  04/07/2004