Waiakea High School Daily Bulletin

Bulletin# 175

Wednesday May 26, 2004

SY 2003-2004


 

GENERAL

JUNIOR AWARDS

If you have pictures you would like included in the Junior Awards slide show, please turn it in to Jeremy Pelletier or Mrs. Okuna in I 103 by Friday. - L.. Okuna

2004 ONE PUKA PUKA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP

Open to graduating seniors recognized for academic excellence and community service & their pursuit of promoting the legacy of the 100th Infantry Battalion in World War II. Applicants must be a descendent or direct family member of a 100th Infantry Battalion World War II veteran & a graduating senior who will be attending college on a full-time basis. Application information available at http://home.hawaii.rr.com/club100. Value: $2,000. Deadline: Receipt by Saturday, June 5th. - T. Kawada

SCIENCE CLUB MAUI TRAVELERS

Please pick up your travel permission forms and return them to B-103 by Thursday morning at the latest. - M. Cahill

LEO CLUB MEMBERS

The deadline for Banquet forms has been extended to Thursday. We will be collecting it during both recesses in B102. - L. Otsubo

SENIORS

Commencement ticket distribution took place after song practice on 5/19. If you did not pick up your tickets then, you must do so this week from room B-203 during lunch recess only. Tickets not picked up after this week will go towards a raffle. - J. Kruse

TKE SCHOLARSHIP:

The Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity Triangle Leadership Award Scholarship is available to an incoming male freshman who will attend UH-Manoa in the Fall of 2004. Applicants are evaluated based on civic responsibility, academic success, & athletic success. Applications available in GRAC. Value: $1,000. Deadline: receipt by June 30th. - T. Kawada

UH-HILO TUITION WAIVER:

Available for seniors with disabilities who are planning to attend UH-Hilo in the fall of 2004. Minimum GPA of 3.0 required & student must be qualified as a student with a disability under the ADA guidelines. Applications available in GRAC. Deadline: May 30th. - T. Kawada

4TH QUARTER DEADLINE - ATTENDANCE

As a reminder, a doctor's note does not automatically excuse an absence from school. Only Column B type absences will be excused. Make it a practice to turn in requests to excuse COLUMN B absences promptly after your return. Do not wait until the last week of school to turn in notes as it may be unexcusable (Column A). Deadline to turn in notes for the 4th quarter is 6/3 for Seniors and 6/8 for all others. See the Attendance Coordinator if you have any questions - M. Yamashita

SENIOR AWARDS:

Senior Awards Night will be held on Wednesday, May 26, 2004, at 7:00 p.m. at the school cafeteria. All Seniors are invited to attend this last event of camaraderie before Commencement. Sunday's Best Attire is requested. Numerous scholarships and awards will be announced at this time. - D. Tanabe

WAIAKEA ATHLETIC AWARDS NIGHT

All athletes and their parents are invited to attend the annual Athletic Awards night to be held on Thursday, May 27th starting at 7:00pm in the gym. JV and Varsity athletes of all sports will be honored with awards. Athletes are encouraged to wear team shirts if possible. - K. Yamase

FINAL TRANSCRIPTS:

SENIORS - reminder to bring in your envelope, w/ 37 cents postage, addressed to the college/university BEFORE you leave school. Final transcript is FREE and will be processed & mailed on/about the week of June 21. - M. Masaki

 

 

 

 

 

NATIONAL TEEN PREGNANCY PREVENTION MONTH

A message from a teen: If you're drunk or high, you can't make good decisions about sex. Don't do something you might not remember or might really regret. - R. Yamanaka

 

 

SPORTS

BOY'S BOWLING MEETING

All boys interested in trying out for next year's bowling team are to meet at WHS on Wednesday, May 26th at 3:00pm. Please be prompt. - K. Yamase

 

 

MEETINGS

PIHANA NA MAMO

Meeting during lunch recess on Thursday, May 27 in P-18. Please be prompt. - D. Kotaki

FRESHMEN MEMORIAL DAY LEI-MAKING

Freshmen, please join us for the last three days of lei-making, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, from 2 to 4 p.m. in Q202. Bring ti-leaves if you can. Also, if anyone is making lei at home to contribute, please bring them to Q202 on Wed. so we may box them for Thursday morning distribution. - J. Iokepa

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS WHO HAVE COMMITTED TO BE COMMENCEMENT USHERS AND USHERETTES! THERE IS A MANDATORY MEETING FRIDAY FIRST RECESS IN GRAC. SEE MAURY OR MRS. AKIONA IF YOU NEED TO.

- M. Akiona

DRAMA CLUB POETRY PERFORMERS

VERY Important meeting morning recess in M102. See Mr. Barnes asap if you can't be there - D. Barnes

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

EXCUSED ABSENCES FOR REIS MARUSHIGE (GOLF)

Please excuse Reis on the following dates due to participation in league and state golf matches: April 6, 15, 21, 28, and May 3rd. Thank you. - K. Yamase

FRESH SWEET CORN FOR SALE

Fresh Sweet Corn for Sale at 4 ears for $1.00. First Come, First Served. If interested place order in G. Victorine's box. Corn grown by Ag. students and harvesting is this and next week. Mahalo for your support. - G. Victorine

HSTA REPS FOR 2004-2005

Congratulations to the following HSTA reps for 2004 - 2005. Head rep: Kacie Kaleohano, Alternate Head Rep/ faculty rep: Phyllis Clemmer, Grievance Rep: Layne Takahashi, SCBM liason: Kenrick Uyeda, APC at large: Lynn Esaki, APC faculty rep: Adam Escobar, Faculty Reps: Laurie Botelho, Theresa DeMello, David Pearson, Jordan Rosado, Michael Smith. Thank you for all the help you've given me this year. - C. Chow

FREE DRINK FOR EVERYONE!

To show our appreciation, the DECA Warrior organization would like to give all faculty and staff members (including EA, Cafeteria, Security, Custodians and everyone else) one complimentary drink from the DECA store. Thank you for your support throughout the school year. Come to room B-201 on Wednesday or Thursday (5/26 and 5/27) for your drink. - S. Kojima

STUDENT UPDATES:

DROP: Hatayama, Shannen (11), Kato, Cortny (10); ADD:Williams, Jeremy (9); CHANGE: Mateo, Joseph (10) - pd 5 & pd 6 A01). - M. Masaki

 

Editor: Brandee Okinaga Last Edited By: Brandee Okinaga

Date: 05/25/2004 Edit Date: 05/25/2004