Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 59

Wednesday  October 29,  2003

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

JUNIORS & SENIORS

A representative from the University of Washington will be GRAC on Thursday, Oct. 30 at 1:00 p.m.  UW is a large, public 4 year university located in Seattle.  Students need a minimum GPA of 3.0 and SAT V of 510 and M of 540.  Interested students should come to GRAC for a pass.   - T. Kawada

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

MAY DAY COURT

Anyone interested in trying out for this years May Day court, please come to C101 by this Friday (10/31) to sign up and pick up an application form.  Mahalo.   - K. Kaleohano

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Come and join us in the fun this Friday.  Its Halloween. Make sure your costumes are ready, and within dress code standards.  1st recess there will be a relay race and a Halloween Idol singing contest.   You don't have to sing individually, if you want to sing with a group, thats fine.  The costume contest will be during lunch recess in the quad.  Come and sign up in B-101 to participate.    - N. Ballo

CHRISTMAS PROGRAM CHAIRS AND ASSIGNED ACTS

This is an important meeting for all Christmas Program Class Chairs and Individual Acts who will be participating in the December 11, 2003, Christmas Program.  You will have a mandatory meeting on Thursday, October 30th during LUNCH RECESS.  Those who are unable to attend must see Mrs. Naungayan or Alysha Takasaki in D204 for the information packet.   - S. Naungayan

MAHALO TO STUDENTS,STAFF & FACULTY!

...for your cooperation during the senior cap & gown ordering assembly last week.  As always, those of you who assisted, your help was greatly appreciated!  Please remember, late orders will be accepted on Nov. 12 during lunch recess in B-203.  Thanks.   - J. Kruse

UH-MANOA PRESENTATION

Kelsy Tsuchiyama and Lisa Cullen, WHS graduates, will be in GRAC on Wednesday, Oct. 29 during lunch to meet with students interested in attending UH-Manoa.  Stop by GRAC to visit with these former WHS students & to hear their presentation.   - T. Kawada

JUNIORS & SENIORS

The annual College & Career Fair will be held on Thursday, November 20th at Hilo Hongwanji Sangha Hall.  All Juniors & Seniors who would like to attend must ride the bus to and from the College & Career Fair.  Bus fare is $1.50.  Permission slips are available in GRAC.  Space is limited to the first 150 students who turn in their bus fare and permission form.   - T. Kawada

BORN TO BE DRUG FREE:

Drop off your baby photo in E-103 and sign a drug-free pledge.  Tomorrow's day is Drugs Don't Fly with Me.  Participate in a paper airplane contest during lunch.  Sign up for the challenge at E-103.  On Friday, Say BOO to Drugs  and participate in the Halloween activities.   - D. Tanabe

SAT REMINDER

The SAT will be held on Saturday, November 1 from 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. at Hilo High School.  Students who registered for SAT I should report to the Cafeteria.  Students who registered for SAT II should report to the Library.  Bring the following:  two sharpened #2 pencils, admission ticket, correction form if necessary, picture I.D., calculator.   - T. Kawada

 

 

 

UH-HILO PRESENTATION FOR SENIORS

Jim Cromwell, Director of Admissions at UH-Hilo will be in GRAC on Tuesday, November 4th at 9:00 a.m.  Seniors interested in learning more about UH-Hilo should come to GRAC for a pass.  Space is limited to 50 students.   - T. Kawada

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

HEALD COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS:  for seniors graduating in 2004 with a 3.0 GPA for Qtr. 1 or Sem. 1 of their Senior Year.  One Merit Scholarhip valued at $13,2000 and two Quarterly Scholarships valued at $3,600 will be awarded to a student in Hawaii County.  Deadline to apply is February 18, 2004.  Come to GRAC for more information.

BURGER KING SCHOLARS:  for high school scenior who works an average of 15 hours per week, demonstrates participation in community service, has financial need, & plans to enroll in an accredited 2 yr. or 4 yr. college, university or vocational-technical school in Fall of 2004.  Applicant must also obtain written recommendation and signature from employer.  Interested seniors should submit a personal data sheet and/or resume to Mrs. Kawada by November 14th.  One nominee will be selected from our school.

NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY:  for seniors who are members of the NHS and are active in school and community.  Interested students should come to GRAC for an application which are due to Mrs. Kawada on January 16, 2004.  Two senior NHS members will be selected from applicants.

     - T. Kawada

SENIOR CLASS

All Seniors please meet at the stadium this Friday (10/31) night by 9pm. We'll meet just inside the entrance.

We need all the help. Questions come by H-Counselors and see mee. Thanks   - N. Sumida

 

 

SPORTS

SWIM SIGN-UP

All boys and girls interested in trying out for the swim team are to meet with coach on Thursday, October 30th at 12 noon in front of the gym.  Please be prompt.   - K. Yamase

BOY'S BASKETBALL SIGN-UPS

If you did not sign-up for boy's basketball tryouts, you may see the coaches Monday-Friday at F101.  They will be there from 4:00-5:30pm.  First day on the court will be Nov. 17th.   - K. Yamase

 

 

MEETINGS

ART CLUB

There will be a meeting on October 30 during first recess in Mrs. Palea's room. Please be prompt.   - S. Palea

LATIN CLUB

There will be a Latin Club meeting on Thursday, October 30, 2003 in Ms. Richardson's room, C-201 during morning recess.   - P. Richardson

SCIENCE CLUB

Meeting B103 first recess Thursday October 30.  Forms for Kaumana Cave trip are due at the meeting this Thursday.  members please come prepared to drive or ride.  Drivers pick up forms in the office and turn them in by the end of the day Thursday.    - M. Cahill

COMMENCEMENT COMMITTEE

For those of you who attended Tuesday's meeting - thank you!!  We need all sub-chairs to join us on Thursday, Oct 30, lunch recess, in B-203 so that we can make some important decisions regarding Commencement 2004.  Please come or notify Tiffany Yabuta or Ms. Kruse prior to the meeting if you are unable to attend.  Thanks.   - J. Kruse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

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

GREAT AMERICAN SMOKEOUT

Packets for the Great American Smokeout were placed in your boxes.  This activity has been approved by all the Hawaii district superintendents.  They requested that a packet be distributed to each teacher in our school.   Please consider having your classes participate in this activity.  If you need more materials, or did not receive a packet, please let me know.  thanks!   - R. Yamanaka,U102

 

 

Editor:  Kori Medeiros                                     Last Edited By:  Kori Medeiros     

 Date:  10/28/2003                                         Edit Date:  10/28/2003