Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 55

Thursday  October 23,  2003

SY 2003-2004


 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

GENERAL

ACT ASSESSMENT REMINDER

The ACT will be held on Saturday, October 25 from 7:45 a.m. - 12:00 noon at the Hilo High School Cafeteria and from 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. at the Keaau High School Library.  Students should bring the following:  two sharpened #2 pencils, admission ticket, correction form if necessary, social security card and picture ID, calculator.    - T. Kawada

WINTER BALL COMMITTEE

Meeting on Thursday for all Chairs and Sub-chairs at P-28, during 1st recess.   - A. Ogata

JUNIORS & SENIORS

A representative from Colorado State University will be in GRAC on Friday, Oct. 24 at 10:30 a.m.  CSU is a large, public 4 year university located in Fort Collins.  Students need a minimum combined SAT of 1000 and a 3.0 GPA.  Interested students should come to GRAC for a pass.   - T. Kawada

JUNIORS & SENIORS

A representative from Linfield College will be in GRAC on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 9:15 a.m.  Linfield is a small, private 4 year liberal arts college located in the town of McMinnville.  Students need a minimum combined score of at least 1000 on their SAT and 3.0 GPA.  Interested students should come to GRAC for a pass.   - T. Kawada

JUNIORS & SENIORS

A representative from Pacific University will be in GRAC on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 10:30 a.m.  Pacific is a small, private 4 year university in Forest Grove.  Students need a GPA of 3.0 or higher and SAT V of 510 & M of 520.  Interested students should come to GRAC for a pass.   - T. Kawada

ASVAB TESTING

Reminder to students who signed up for the ASVAB:  please report to the library promptly at 8:15 a.m. on Thursday, October 23rd.  Students should bring their pass with them. Testing will be during pd. 1, morning recess and pd. 3.     - T. Kawada

"HARMONY BEGINS AT HOME", POSTER CONTEST

Win prizes and awards!  Enter the "Harmony Begins at Home" poster contest sponsored by the Bay Clinic's Healthy Intentions Project and Planet Puna Domestic Harmony Project.  You need to submit a poster of a happy family, or a picture of what domestic viloence does to a family.  Deadline for submission is Nov. 3, 2003.  Please see Mrs. Yamanaka in U102 for additional contest specifics.   - R. Yamanaka

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

SAMOAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND:  for seniors planning to enroll full-time at any University of Hawaii Campus.  Applicants need a minimum 2.5 GPA & evidence of special accomplishments, community activities & educational plants.  Scholarship of up to $500 is awarded per year & is open to all, but Samoan students are especially encouraged to apply.  Come to GRAC for application.

AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION OF HAWAII YOUTH AWARD: for high school seniors who took action to promote civil liberties between 12/15/02 - 12/15/03.  Students may be eligible for a $1,000 award or one of two $500 awards.  Come to GRAC for more information.

GATES MILLENNIUM SCHOLARS: for African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American seniors.  Applicants must have a miminum cumulative GPA of 3.3, have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities, & meet the Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria.  Deadline is January 16, 2004.  Come to GRAC for more information.

HAWAII PACIFIC UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATION SCHOLARSHIP: offers 75% tuition scholarship for students who plan to pursue a career in a communication industry at HPU.  Come to GRAC for more information.   - T. Kawada

GRAD NITE AT DISNEYLAND

Any senior interested in fundraising, there will be a meeting at GRAC during lunch on Friday, October 24.  Please bring or send in your $100 deposit if you have not yet.  You need to turn in your deposit if you want to fundraise.     - C. Shibata/T. Kawada

 

DECA STORE CLOSED

The DECA Store will be closed during lunch on Wednesday (22nd) and all day, Friday, October 24th.  Thank you.   - S. Kojima

HOMECOMING CHAIR PERSONS

Don't forget to write your evaluations of your activity as well as fill in the service points papers for members of your committee.  Paperwork is due in the next two weeks.   - C. Ray

HO! HO! HO! SOPHOMORES!   

Boo with Halloween!  Christmas is around the corner!  We are seeking animated dancers for the christmas program.  If you're jolly, please attend the meeting on Friday, October 24 at morning recess in R101.  You can also sign-up with chair Stacy Ruegilin or Mrs. Yanagisawa.   - P. Yanagisawa

HALLOWEEN DAY

Halloween is already next week Friday.  We have a whole day planned with fun activities. Please come to B-101 and sign up for the relay race and Halloween Idol siging contest.  Don't forget, there will also be a Costume contest!   - N. Ballo

KEY CLUBBERS

We need 7-10 members to sign-up for Veterans' Cemetery curb painting project this Sunday (10/26) with the Builder's Club members.  Sign-up at D101; if anyone is willing to chair this project, see Mrs. Sato or Trace.   - K. Sato

FRESHMAN HOMECOMING PARADE PARTICIPANTS

Thank you to all participants in the Homecoming Parade.  Your participation truly displays the real meaning of "Warrior Spirit".  GO FRESHMAN.   - J. Lyman-Mandaloniz

NHS SENIOR MEMBERS

Please sign up with Mrs. Nekoba at the Registrar's office to bring refreshments for the Oct. 29 Induction ceremony.  Paper cups and Napkins are needed, too.

Thank you.   - J. Nekoba

SENIORS

I goofed on the Senior Hall of Fame Ballot.  Please come to D201 during lunch recess on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday (10/22-24) to re-vote.  Sorry for the inconvenience.   - P. King

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE MATH LEAGUE:

The Waiakea High Blue Team won 2nd place and the Waiakea High White Team won 3rd place at the Math League Meet at HPA on Monday, October 20.  The following students had perfect scores of 30 points:  Collin Takasaki, Mari Takemoto-Chock, Aaron Yoshida, and Jonathan Yu.   - C. Mizuno

HALLOWEEN DANCE REFUND:

Today is the last day to get your $1.00 dance refund.  Come to E-103 during morning recess only.   - D. Tanabe

SOPHOMORE CLASS COUNCIL

All class officers, English class reps., and committee chairs please attend our class council meeting on Thursday, Oct. 23 during lunch recess in C-204.  If you would like to order lunch, bring your lunch card to Mrs. Uyeda by morning recess.     - K. Uyeda

SENIOR CHRISTMAS PROGRAM PARTICIPATION NEEDED!

If you are interested in performing as part of the Senior Class Christmas Presentation, please sign up with Kody Shimabukuro or Shayna Kubojiri, or come to D204 and see Mrs. Naungayan.   This is your last chance to perform together for Christmas!  We especially need the SENIOR MEN to sign up!.   - S. Naungayan

 

 

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MEETINGS

FRESHMEN CLASS COUNCIL

All freshmen class officers, committee chairs, & class reps., don't forget our Class Council meeting in Q202, Thursday, Oct. 23, during lunch recess. If you want to order lunch, bring your id card during morning recess.    - J. Iokepa

HAWAIIAN CLUB MEETING

There will be a Hawaiian Club meeting during morning recess on Thursday, October 23 in room C102.  Please bring your money for your t-shirt   - K. Kaleohano

MAY DAY MEETING

There will be a mandatory May Day meeting for all those interested in participating in this year's program.  The meeting will be held on Thursday, October 23 during lunch recess in room C102.  Please see Pua or Malama in C101 if you are unable to attend.   - K. Kaleohano

TALENT SHOW

There is a meeting this Thursday, Oct.23, in M 102  during lunch recess for all participants concerning Saturdays auditions   - D. Barnes

DECA TUG OF WAR

ATTENTION ALL COMMITTEE MEMBERS:  Meeting Thursday, October 23rd, during lunch recess in B-201.  Please be ready with a report.    - S. Kojima

SR. PROM COMMITTEE

All committee members please attend a mandatory meeting on Friday, October 24th morning recess in H-105.  Sr. Prom Chairs - be prepared to give an update.  Thanks.   - K. Kelly

PIHANA NA MAMO O WAIAKEA

Meeting on Thursday, October 23rd during lunch recess in P-18.   - D. Kotaki

FRESHMEN/SOPHOMORE BANQUET DECORATIONS, CENTER-PIECE AND FAVORS COMMITTEE:

Meeting on Thursday, 10/23, during morning recess in Mrs. King's class (D201).   - P. King

SENIOR CLASS COUNCIL MEETING

There will be a senior class council meeting for all senior class officers, class reps., and committee chairs today during lunch recess in Q204.  If you would like to order lunch, give your lunch card to Ms. Botelho by morning recess.   - L. Botelho

SPANISH CLUB

Mandatory club meeting tuday during first recess.   - L. Fox

SCIENCE CLUB

Meeting Friday, 10/24; during 1st recess in B-103 for Kaumana Cave Excursion.   - M. Cahill

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

CONCRETE LANTERNS (PAGODA'S) FOR SALE

These are solid concrete and MADE BY AGRICULTURE STUDENTS. We have 2 feet and 1 foot height models at $25.00 and $10.00 each. (Sorry you can not put a light inside them).   Great price and makes great Christmas gifts. Can be used to decorate indoor or outdoors(Rock Gardens).  Give me a call (ext. 281)  to order or for further information or drop me a note in my box.   Much Mahalo   - G. Victorine

STUDENT LOCATER CHANGE

Kalaikona Fukuhara:  pd 2-L2c, pd 4-U303   - M. Masaki

FRESH POI FOR SALE

(Pai'i'ai -undiluted poi).....  the real stuff, not strained, blended or flour added to stretch it.  Made fresh by WHS Ag/ FFA students from wetland/Waipio taro.  1 1/2 lbs. for $4.00 or 3 lbs. for $7.00.  If interested, place order form in my box.  Delivered week of October 27.  Mahalo!   - G. Victorine

 

 

Editor:  Kori Medeiros                                     Last Edited By:  Kori Medeiros     

 Date:  10/22/2003                                         Edit Date:  10/22/2003