Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 47

FridayOctober 3,2003

SY 2003-2004


 

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GENERAL

SUPER SCIENCE AND SUPER MAKAHIKI SATURDAY

October 18, 2003 is Super Science Saturday for Grades 6-12, sponsored by Nš Pua No'eau .Drop off and Pick up is at UH College Hall.Parents are welcome to join the trip into the forest from 8am - 3pm.October 18, 2003 is also Super Makahiki Saturday for grades K-5 at HCC Manono campus, where families can attend three different classes involving music, art, language and physical education.Time is 8am to noon.There will be a followup session on November 15 which families are urged to attend.Come to C 101 for the information flier and the application form. Deadline to sign up is October 10, 2003. †††- P.De Morales

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 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

SATURDAY SCHOOL

Reminder - First Saturday School of the semester is tomorrow, Saturday, Oct. 5, 2003 at WHS Cafeteria.Must be in line by 8:00 am; have a valid ID.Dress standards apply and bring work to do.†† - M. Yamashita

JUNIORS MARCHING IN HOMECOMING PARADE

All Juniors planning to march in the homecoming parade on 10/17, Friday MUST turn in a permission form to any class officer or Mrs. Akiona by 10/16, 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 CLASS NEWSLETTER

You should have receivedthe October class newsletter in your English class.If you have not received a class newsletter, go to C-204 to pick one up.It has important homecoming information and our October events.†† - K. Uyeda

NJROTC ACADEMIC TEAM

All team members or interested cadets; meetings and practices will be held during morning recess every Thursday in Q101.†† - A. Schlegelmilch

FRESHMAN MARCHING IN HOMECOMING PARADE

All Freshman planning to march in the homecoming parade on Friday 10/17, permission forms need to be turned in by Thursday 10/16.Forms can be given to Leisha Onishi or Mrs. Lyman-Mandaloniz.You will not be able to participate if your form is not turned in!†† - J. Lyman-Mandaloniz

JUNIORS & SENIORS

A representative from UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO will be in GRAC on Friday, Oct. 3rd at 10:45 a.m.UNC is a large, public university located in Greeley.Interested students should have a minimum GPA of 2.9 and ACT composite score of 22 or SAT I score of 1000.Come to GRAC for passes.†† - T. Kawada

US AIR FORCE ACADEMY

A representative from the USAF Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado will be in GRAC on Monday, October 13 at 1:00 p.m.Interested students need a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a combined SAT score of 1200 or higher.College prep students in grades 9-12 may pick up a pass in GRAC.†† - T. Kawada

JUNIORS & SENIORS

A representative from Willamette University will be in GRAC on Tuesday, October 14 at 1:15 p.m.Willamette University is a small, private 4 year university and liberal arts college located in Salem, Oregon.Interested students should come to GRAC for a pass.†† - T. Kawada

SAT TEST REMINDER

SAT I Test on Saturday, October 11 from 8:00 am - 12:15 pm at the Waiakea High School Cafeteria.Students taking the SAT II Test should report to GRAC.All students need to bring the following:two sharpened #2 pencils; admission ticket & correction form, if necessary; picture ID; calculator. †††- T. Kawada

UH-MANOA COLLEGE OPPORTUNITIES PROGRAM

Applications available for seniors who may not meet the eligibility requirements for regular UH-Manoa admission.Selected students who successfully participate in summer programs may gain admission into UH-Manoa for the fall semester.Application deadline is December 3rd.Come to GRAC for more information. †††- T. Kawada

WINTER BALL DECORATIONS COMMITTEE

Anyone interested in helping the Winter Ball Decorations committee, please attend a meeting on Friday, October 3rd at P-28 during 1st recess.†† - A. Ogata

SENIORS MARCHING IN HOMECOMING PARADE

All Seniors planning to march in the homecoming parade on 10/17, Friday MUST turn in a permission form to Ms. Botelho (Q204) by 10/16, Thursday.You will NOT be able to march if I do not receive a permission form for you.You may pick up forms in Q204.†† - L. Botelho

SENIOR CHILI TICKETS

Money &/or unsold tickets MUST be returned to Ms. Botelho in Q204 by Fri., Oct. 3. If you fail to do so, you will have an obligation for the amount of tickets you took. -L. Botelho††† -

HOMECOMING 2003:

Get ready for Homecoming 2003, "Enjoy the Ride of Warrior P.R.I.D.E."The Monday we return from intersession is Class Colors Day and the Cheer Competition at the Kick-off Rally.†† Show your school & class spirit by wearing your class colors:†† Seniors -red & black; Juniors - black & gold; Sophomores - black & silver; Freshmen - red & silver.†††- D. Tanabe

PTSA CHILI TICKETS:

All students who have PTSA chili tickets/money, please turn them in to your respective advisor or student chairperson by today.†† Advisors, please compile your report and turn in any unsold tickets/money to E-103 by the end of the day.†† Thank you very much. †††- D. Tanabe

LIBRARY OVERDUES

Overdue notices for Library materials due September 15 and October 1 have been distributed via your Pd. 1 teachers.There are no overdue fines, but you will be prevented from attending dances and other school events if you do not return or pay for your obligations.See the librarian to clear your record.†† - G. Kobayashi

INTERACT CLUB

Members of the Interact Club; Please check with the library for any obligations. Also the pot luck picnic is

cancelled.Don't forget that your clubt-shirt order is due today. Get those orders in ASAP.†† - N. Sumida

NON-DISCLOSURE DIRECTORY INFORMATION

Today is the deadline to turn these ("no information to military recruiters") forms in.†††- M. Masaki

JUNIOR CLASS HOMECOMING CHEER

All junior class council members be sure to teach the homecoming cheer you practiced at council meeting to your English classes.There is no more time to practice!We do it the Monday we return from intersession.†† - M. Akiona

JUNIOR CLASS CHILI TICKETS

All unsold tickets and money needs to be turned in to Kristen Bautista or Mr. Takahashi in U101 definitely by today.You will have an obligation if this is not done by today!†† - M. Akiona

JUNIOR CLASS HOMECOMING CHEER PRACTICE AND CLASS COLORS

Come to Mr. Takahashi's room U101 lunch recess today to practice cheering!Let's not be the least spirited class at Monday's kickoff rally.

Wear your black and yellow on Monday 10/13.†† - M. Akiona

FRESHMEN MALE CHEERLEADERS: ATTENTION PLEASE

We are having a meeting today during lunch recess in C202! BE HERE! : )†† - J. Martino

SOPHOMORE HOMECOMING UPDATE

Hey Sophomores!Show your Tiger pride by wearing your class t-shirt on Monday, Oct. 13.If you don't have a class shirt, wear black and/or silver (gray) to help show our class colors.Homecoming parade is on Friday, Oct. 17.If you are interested in marching with our class pick up a permission form from Tiffany Johnston or Mrs. Uyeda in C-204.Forms must be returned to Mrs. Uyeda by Thursday, Oct. 16.Let's get into the Homecoming spirit and "Enjoy the ride of Warrior P.R.I.D.E!"†† - K. Uyeda

HOMECOMING WEEK - DONUT EATING CONTEST:

will be held on Thursday, Oct. 16 during morning recess.Sign up in E-103 as soon as possible as there will be a limited number of entrees.†† - D. Tanabe

HOMECOMING WEEK OBSTACLE COURSE:

will be held on Tuesday, lunch recess in the quad.Sign up in E-103 in teams of four.Come on, Warriors, show your Warrior spirit!†† - D. Tanabe

 

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

SOPHOMORE HOMECOMING CHEER

There will be an emergency meeting in C-204 for class council and any sophomore interested in learning the Homecoming Cheer.We need to practice, practice, practice!Meet Thursday and Friday during lunch recess!Be there!†† - K. Uyeda

SCIENCE CLUB

General meeting today during first recess B103.Begin planning for next trip†† - M. Cahill

CHORUS MEETING

There will be Chorus practice in P-36 today lunch recess and after school.Come to one or both.Try to come by even if you can't stay as I need to talk to all of you.†† - L. Saijo

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Meeting today first recess Q-104†† - L. Fox

SPANISH CLUB VATOS OFFICERS

special meeting during lunch, Q104, bring your lunch, if you can't come let me know.†† - L. Fox

VARIETY SHOW:

There will be a mandatory meeting during lunch recess today in M-102 for all chairs and sub-chairs.Please be prompt.†† - D. Barnes

SGA HOMECOMING CHAIRPERSONS:

will be meeting either on Monday, 10/6 or Tuesday, 10/7.Check with Mrs. Tanabe, Maury or Gavinfor the exact date and time.†† - D. Tanabe

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

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

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

VIRUS ALERT!!!NACHI WORM AND ADAWARE

I'm still getting word from NSSB that we have computers with viruses slowing down our network.If your computer is not able to get Lotus Notes, Internet, or WinSchool, and/or it is performing very slow (more than usual if it's an older computer), you probably have a virus.Also, if ad windows pop up without you being in Internet Explorer, this could be another virus.Let me know as soon as any of these symptoms show up.†† - D. Yamamoto

ADMINISTRATOR CERTIFICATION FOR EXCELLENCE (ACE)

Any teacher interested in applying for the ACE program, see quidelines in the ARCHFILE.Feel free to see Mr. Koga or myself for first hand information.†† - J. Urasaki

 

 

Editor:Kori Medeiros†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Last Edited By:Kori Medeiros†††††

Date:10/02/2003 ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Edit Date:10/02/2003