Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 45

Wednesday  October 1,  2003

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

HAWAII GRAD NITE AT DISNEYLAND

A representative will be available to meet with interested SENIORS in GRAC on Thursday, October 2 during lunch recess.  Please bring your deposit with you to the meeting.    - T. Kawada

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

2004 TOYOTA COMMUNITY SCHOLARS:  for seniors with outstanding academic credentials, leadership and community service.  National winners receive scholarships valued at $10,000 - $20,000.  Interested students should submit a personal data sheet or resume to Mrs. Kawada by Friday, November 14.      - T. Kawada

HALLOWEEN DANCE:

The first dance of the year will be held on October 25 at the school gym.  Permission forms are available in E-103.  Bid sales will begin on Oct. 3rd at E-103 during morning recess.  Cost is $1.00 plus a canned good.  Please clear all obligations before purchasing a bid.

Let's have a Monster Bashing Good Time!   - D. Tanabe

ELECTRONICS TECHNICAL CENTER @ WAIAKEA HIGH

ETC is accepting applications from students interested in learning about the world of electricity/electronics.  One credit electricity/electronics classes will be from 3 to 5 pm beginning October 13, 2003.  Applications and more imformation can be picked up at J-Electronics.    - M. Masuhara

FRESHMAN/SOPHOMORE BANQUET:

Sophomores interested in planning the Freshman/Sophomore Banquet are encouraged to sign up with Mrs. Yanagisawa in GRAC, Caroline Merino, or on the committee sign-up sheet posted on the Class of 2006 bulletin board in C-204.  We need your ideas and help in planning this memorable event!   - K. Uyeda

FRESHMEN SELLING CHILI TICKETS

Money &/or unsold tickets MUST be returned to Mrs. Iokepa in Q202 by Wed., Oct. 1. If you fail to do so, you will have an obligation for the amount of tickets you took.   - J. Iokepa

FRESHMEN CHEER

Freshmen, you should be receiving a copy of the cheer for the Homecoming rally in your Social Studies classes.  Please learn it and keep the paper in a safe place to be used at the rally.  The better you learn it, the louder you'll yell. Please support the freshmen class in the cheer competition.   - C. Ray

HOMECOMING T-SHIRTS:

Wednesdy, Oct. 1, will be the last day to pre-order your Homecoming t-shirt in E-103 during lunch recess.  Cost is $7 for adult S-XL, $8.50 for 2XL-3XL and $6 for kids S-L.   - D. Tanabe

SATURDAY SCHOOL

The first of five Saturday Schools this semester will be this Saturday, Oct. 4, 2003 @ WHS Cafe, 8:00a.m.  Be on time, no late entry.  Have valid ID; dress standards apply; bring work to do.  Remember, you don't have to have more than 5 absences to attend Saturday School.   - M. Yamashita

JUNIOR CLASS CHILI SALES

Be sure to sell all of your tickets and turn in all monies and unsold tickets to Mr. Takahashi in U101 or Kristen Bautista by 10/1 Wednesday.  All students with outstanding tickets and money will be on the obligation list!   - M. Akiona

JUNIORS MARCHING IN HOMECOMING PARADE

All Juniors planning to march in the homecoming parade on 10/10 Friday MUST turn in a permission form to any class officer or Mrs. Akiona by 10/9 Thursday.  You will NOT be able to march if your name is not on our list before the parade on Friday.   - M. Akiona

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

Walter D. Bellingrath Scholarship for high school seniors who are considering attending Rhodes.  Students should have a minimum GPA of 3.8 & SAT of 1350 or ACT of 30 or higher.  Interested students should submit a personal data sheet listing academic accomplishments, leadership roles, examples of character & personality & personal achievements to Mrs. Kawada by October 15th. 

Rhodes Merit-Based Scholarships for high school seniors who are considering attending Rhodes College.  Nine different scholarships are available.  Check scholarship files in GRAC for more information.

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards open to students in grades 9-12.  Student needs to have engaged in a volunteer activity at least in part after September 1, 2002.  Application forms and more information available in GRAC.  Application forms should be submitted to Mrs. Kawada by October 15th.

Park Scholar Award for high school seniors who are considering Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communications.  Twenty merit-based scholarships covering full cost of attendance at Ithaca College are given each year.  Come to GRAC for more information.

2004 Creative & Performing Arts Scholarships for new students entering the areas of Art & Design at the University of Kansas.  Check scholarship file in GRAC for more information.   - T. Kawada

ARMY NATIONAL GUARD

Winners of the US Army National Guard ID Tag drawings held on Thursday, Sept. 25th are:  Roylyn Billaber, Kaipo Dana, Simon Fong, Kehaulani Gonsalves, Kyle Higuchi, Chris Kamau, Nicholas Lum, Kira Murashige, Kehaulani Puniwai, Aaron Reveira, & Kuu'ipo Waipa.  Winners can come to GRAC to claim their prizes.   - T. Kawada

SOPHOMORE HOMECOMING CHEER

Hold on to your Oct. newsletter that you receive in your English class.  It has the words for our class cheer.  Please memorize the words and cheer with super sophomore spirit and Tiger pride!  Song and cheer competition is on Monday, Oct. 13.  Let's be ready for it this year!    - K. Uyeda

HALLOWEEN DANCE:

Pay your dues and clear your obligations, including cafeteria obligations if you want to attend the Halloween dance.  Bids will be sold beginning Friday.  Permission forms are available in E-103.   - D. Tanabe

GRAND PRIZE WINNER

The winner of the $200 PK Gift Certificate is a blue ticket, #146236.  Please claim your prize by October 2nd, 12noon.  Thank you for supporting the WHS Cafeteria and DECA Warriors!   - S. Kojima

 

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

HAWAIIAN CLUB

There will be a Hawaiian Club meeting during morning recess on Wednesday, October 1, 2003 in room C102.  Please bring your money for your t-shirts as we will be distributing them after the meeting.  Mahalo!   - K. Kaleohano

SGA CONGRESS:

Meeting will be held tomorrow, 11:15 am in the cafeteria.  All SGA chairs, State officers, social studies representatives, class and service club presidents, please attend.  Show your SGA P.R.I.D.E. and wear your SGA t-shirt.  If you don't have one, you may purchase one in E-103 for $5.00.     - D. Tanabe

FRESHMEN CLASS COUNCIL

All officers, committee chairs, & class reps: Attend the mandatory meeting in Q202 during lunch recess on Thursday, Oct. 2. We are finalizing our plans for Homecoming. Bring your lunch card at morning recess if you want to order lunch.   - J. Iokepa

TALENT SHOW

There will be a meeting for all talent show participants on Thursday, Oct.2, 2003, during lunch recess in M102.  Be sure to have your information sheets filled out and ready to turn in.   - D. Barnes

PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

Photographers please turn in your film or digital pix.

No photography club meeting this week -- have a great intercession!   - A. Kelly

SCIENCE CLUB  

Officers meet today, first recess in B103.  General Meeting Thursday, Oct 2 during first recess, B103.   - M. Cahill

SOUND CREW:

Meeting today, lunch recess, E-103.   - D. Tanabe

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

MILITARY RECRUITERS

please remind students that non-disclosure forms (to stop release of student information) to the military recruiters areDUE ON or BEFORE OCT. 3rd to the Registrar's office.     - M. Masaki

ATTENDANCE

Please remember to notify students of their absences on a weekly basis - 1st Saturday School session is this Saturday, Oct. 4!  Mahalo!   - M. Yamashita

INTERSESSION & ALERT ALARM

If you visit your classroom during the intersession, please be sure to bypass BEFORE you enter your room.  School will be armed during the break.  Thank you!   - J. Urasaki

ARCHFILE

Hawaii Teacher Standards Board Committee Work Sessions and Business Meeting

SCHOOL INSPECTION

We are having our annual school inspection on Monday, October 6.  Please be sure to tidy up your room as we'll be walking through and rating the school.  If any teacher or staff would like to be on the walk through team, please let me know.  We'll be starting at 9:00am.  Thank you!   - J. Urasaki

 GRAND PRIZE WINNER!

The winner of the $200 PK Gift Certificate is a blue ticket, #146236.  Please claim your prize by October 2nd, 12noon.  Thank you for supporting the WHS Cafeteria and DECA Warriors!   - S. Kojima

 

 

Editor:  Kori Medeiros                                     Last Edited By:  Kori Medeiros     

 Date:  09/30/2003                                         Edit Date:  09/30/2003