Waiakea High School Daily Bulletin

Bulletin# 154

Monday  April 26,  2004

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

CLASS DAY:

for all grades will be held this Thurs., 4/30.  Display your class spirit by wearing your class t-shirt or your class colors.Participate in the activities during morning and lunch recesses. - D. Tanabe

E-103:

will be closed all day tomorrow due to SAC mtg. - D. Tanabe

NHS MEMBERS

There will be a mandatory meeting on Tuesday, April 27, during lunch recess in rm B-101.  We will be setting up reading dates for ROAR, sign-ups for May Day (May 3) clean-up of the gym and nomination for next year's officers.  Please see Mrs. Nekoba if you are unable to attend.   - J. Nekoba

SENIORS

The first senior song practice is for girls only on Wednesday, April 28 at the WHS gym.  Song practice packets were distributed through senior English classes.  If you have not yet received a packet, please see your English teacher.  You need to fill out a ticket with your name and circle the date of practice to enter and receive credit for attending song practice.  If you have lost or forgotten your ticket, you may purchase a replacement ticket for $0.25 from Ms. Kruse at B-203.  Remember to bring the lyrics sheet for the class song (given out with cap & gown orders).  Be prompt.  Doors will be closing at 2 pm.  Late comers will not be allowed to attend practice.  Any questions, see Ms. Kruse.  Mahalo. - J. Kruse

PRICE BREAK ON SENIOR RETREAT

GREAT NEWS, SENIORS!   The May 14th Senior Service Retreat fee is now only $5!  Hurry to Q204 and pay your $5 fee by May 3rd to save your position. 264 Seniors needed to make this Service Retreat happen! - S. Naungayan

SENIORS

We have a few WHS 2004 Commencement announcements (from Balfour) on sale in B-203 at $2 each during lunch recess only.  First come, first served. Mahalo. - J. Kruse

PIZZAS FOR SALE

Calling all Pizza Lovers. Tickets for Delicious Pizza Hut pepperoni and cheese pizza will be sold today through next Friday 4/29 in B 202 and by Sophomore class officers.  Pick-up will be on May 3 in E 103.  Hurry, supply limited.  Presale price is $2.50.  Sophomores.. support your class!!! - C. Corella

SENIOR SERVICE RETREAT

SENIORS:  PLEASE REGISTER AND PAY FOR YOUR SENIOR SERVICE RETREAT BY MAY 3.  SENIOR SERVICE RETREAT WILL BE HELD ON MAY 14TH, AT KMC THIS YEAR.  BRING YOUR REGISTRATION FORMS AND $7.00 FEE TO Q204 DURING RECESS.  264 SENIORS MUST REGISTER AND PAY THE FEE IN ORDER FOR THE SENIOR SERVICE RETREAT TO BE HELD. - S. Naungayan

SHAVE ICE FOR SALE

Refreshing and delicious shave ice will be on sale from Monday, April 26, after school to about 2:30 p.m., at Room I-103.   - L. Geraci/L. Okuna

BOYS BASEBALL/GIRLS SOFTBALL

All boys interested in the RBI Baseball League, sign up with Mr. Yamauchi during morning and lunch recess in F103.

All girls interested in the RBI Softball League, sign up with Mr. Yamauchi during morning and lunch recess in F103. 

The RBI season will start in the last week in May and run through the last week in June. - W. Yamauchi

STATE EMPLOYEES FOOD DRIVE - APRIL 19-30, 2004

The annual food drive is an opportunity for us to pull together as a community and help one another.  Many of those helped by the food banks on all islands are children -our students-and their families.  Your donation of 10 pounds of food or $10 helps feed 118,000 people in Hawaii each week, including 62,000 children.  Please encourage WHS students to contribute also.  DOE goal is 30,000 units (pounds plus dollars).  Monetary donations  (checks only , payable to Hawaii Island Food Bank) and food donations can be turned in to the school office.  Mahalo for your support! - F. Kaauamo

 

 

 

YOUTH CHALLENGE ACADEMY

Youth Challenge Academy will do an orientation for any interested students/faculty in GRAC on Tuesday, 4/27, at 10:30 a.m.

Youth Challenge Academy targets at-risk ("at-promise") high school students between the ages of 16 -18.  Mission: "To establish a comprehensive intervention program to assist students based on National Guard & DOE requirements.  Objectives: "To provide students the opportunity to satisfactorily complete the Competency-Based High School Equivalecy Diploma Program.  To provide students the opportunity to earn credits to be mainstreamed back to their home school to earn a high school diploma". Please refer interested/appropriate students.  The next class will be admitted on 7/21/04 and is only conducted twice annually. - J. Ching

JUNIORS & SOPHOMORES

The Commencement Committee is recruiting students interested in the job of ushering at the Commencement Ceremony, Saturday, June 5th.  Please sign up with Ms. Kruse at B-203 right away, if interested.  Students taking the SAT on June 5th would not be able to participate, as you will need to be available to attend the Commencement practice on the morning of June 5th.  Mahalo. - J. Kruse

CHINESE PLATE IS HERE!

The May Day meal you've all been waiting for is available at B-103, and from selected science club members.  Lemon chicken with rice, chinese cabbage and gravy.  Ono ke ia!  Get yours now for $5, they're going fast! - M. Cahill

 

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

MAY DAY MEETING

All students participating in this years May Day Program (court, entertainment, committees), there will be a mandatory meeting on Tuesday, April 27, 2004 during morning recess in room C102.  Please see Malama or Pua ASAP if you cannot attend.  Mahalo - K. Kaleohano

COMMENCEMENT COMMITTEE MEETING

All committee members, please attend meeting during lunch recess in B-203 on Tuesday, April 27. - J. Kruse

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

HULA PRACTICE:

Calling ALL STAFF & FORMER STAFF - hula practice will be on M-T-Th, 2:30pm, in D103, for the next 2 wks.  Hope to see many of you there.  COME AND JOIN IN THE FUN!  If needed, more sessions can be made available, just let me know. - M. Masaki

CO-ED SOCCER LEAGUE FOR ADULTS

Interested in recreation & sport...come join the Makule co-ed soccer league of Hilo.  No experience necessary, the league is all about exercise and fun.  Males must be 35+ and women 18+ in age to be elligible.  Access the following website for registration and come visit us down on bayfront (Sundays) to check-out the play.  http://www.makulesoccer.com/index.html - K. Calina

DISMISSAL FOR GOLF TEAM

Please excuse the following members of the golf team on the following dates for the first round of the BIIF Individual Golf Championships:  Girls- Tuesday, April 27th:  Amanda Wilson, Kira-Ann Murashige, Christine Kim, Jasmine Ching, Nicole Aoki, Tami Park, Valerie Kitamori  Boys- Wednesday, April 28th: Kyle Higuchi, Devan Abruramen, Shaun Sato, Russell Mitsuda, Gavin Okabe, Reis Marushige, Kirk Usui, Stefan Tachibana, and Todd Kitamori - K. Yamase

STUDENT UPDATES:

DROP Chant'e Poepoe Vigil.  Rapoza, Richard (9) - drop pd 7;   Puniwai, Kehaulani (12) - pd 5 (C101-sch svc) - M. Masaki

STUDENT UPDATES:

CHANGE OF NAME: Alvarez, Catherine (9) to LABRADO-ALVAREZ - M. Masaki

 

 

Editor:  Brandee Okinaga                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Cuarisma     

Date:  04/22/2004                                          Edit Date:  04/22/2004