Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 61

Friday  October 31,  2003

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

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

LIBRARY BOOK SALE

What can a nickel buy?  Holiday Craft, needlepoint and house plan magazines!  Mysteries, adventure stories, classics are

20 cents per paperback and 25 cents per hardcover book.  Please come, browse and buy!   - G. Kobayashi

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

JOB FAIR:

Prince Kuhio Plaza will be holding a job fair on Saturday, November 1, from 9:30 a.m. till 4:00p.m.  There will be a wide variety of employers looking for prospective full and part-time employees.     - 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

SENIORS

Freeman Correia of the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard will be available to meet with students on Friday, November 7th at 9:00 a.m. in the Library.  Mr. Correia is in a top level management position at the Shipyard and will be speaking with students about job opportunities available at the Shipyard.  Interested Seniors should come to GRAC for a pass.   - 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

USC PRESENTATION

A representative from the University of Southern California will be in GRAC on Thursday, November 6th at 8:45 a.m.  USC is a private 4 year university in Los Angeles.  Students interested in attending USC require a minimum 3.0 GPA and a minimum SAT V of 600 and SAT M of 620.  Juniors & Seniors who would like to attend this presentation should come to GRAC for a pass.   - 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

UNCLAIMED REPORT CARDS

students who were absent on 10/23 can pick up their report cards at the Registrar's office.  all unclaimed ones should have been sent down to us by the pd 1 teachers.   - M. Masaki

KEY CLUB

Next week is Key Club Week!  If you did not come to this week's meeting and get a schedule of Key Club Week events, pick one up in Mrs. Nakamura's room D101.  Sign-up for upcoming projects while you are there!   - K. Sato

MR. AND MISS WINTER BALL NOMINATIONS:   

Hey Warriors!!  Nominations for Mr. & Miss Winter Ball 2003 will be held in your Period 1 class on October 31st.  Start thinking of students to nominate.  Any Freshmen, Sophmores, Juniors or Seniors can be nominated.  Student must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher, no outstanding obligations and no suspensions or dress code violations.   - H. Nagai

TUG OF WAR!

Hey all you strong warriors!  Wanna try and beat the current "DARE to Drink Milk Tug of War" Champs, the mighty juniors?  Juniors:  Be there and try to win your title back as CHAMPS!  The DECA Warriors encourage you to SIGN-UP before November 5th in B-201 for the 4th Annual Tug of War (10 girls, 10 boys).  Remember, all participants receive a coupon for a "FREE" milk.   - S. Kojima

HALLOWEEN DAY CORRECTION

Relay Race will be held 1st Recess and Halloween Idol contest and Costume Contest 2nd Recess.  *Also, if you are wearing a costume come to B-101 during 1st recess to receive a free treat!   - N. Ballo

SENIOR CLASS -  

Reminder. Please meet at the front entrance of Wong Stadium tonight @ 9:00pm.

We need all the help.  Thanks.   - Matt Patterson and N. Sumida

INTERACT CLUB

Reminder. Don't forget this Sunday 11/02, we're painting the "Humane Society". Be there by 2:00pm

and bring your own snack and drink. Dress comfortable, within dress code. Questions, stop by H-Counselors. Thanks   - N. Sumida

JUNIOR CLASS CHRISTMAS PROGRAM:  WE ARE LOOKING FOR ANY JUNIORS INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING IN THIS YEAR'S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM.  TO SIGN UP, STOP BY Q-102 DURING MORNING OR LUNCH RECESS TODAY(FRIDAY 10/31) OR SEE LEZLI KUBO OR KRYSTELLE WROBLEWSKI.

   - S. Roberts

AUDITION FOR CHRISTMAS PROGRAM EMCEES  

If you are interested in serving as an Emcee for the December 11th Christmas Program, please come to D204 and pick up an audition script.  Auditions will be held on Thursday, November 6th in D204 during First and Second Recess.   - S. Naungayan

OVERDUE MATERIALS!

Just reminder that October 31 is a library due date.  Overdue notices will be sent out early next week.

As of today, sophomores have the most overdues (90); followed by the juniors with 60, then seniors with 59 and the freshmen with 47 overdues.

Please return your books!!!   - G. Kobayashi

 

 

 

 

 

SPORTS

FOOTBALL TONIGHT!

The final home game of the football season is tonight at Wong Stadium, 5:00 p.m. jayvee with varsity to follow.  Support the players as they challenge the Kealakehe Waveriders.   - D. Tanabe

 

 

MEETINGS

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Meeting today during first recess   - L. Fox

SOPHOMORE CHRISTMAS PROGRAM

General meeting for all members today at morning recess in R101.  See you there!   - P. Yanagisawa

FRESHMEN CHRISTMAS COMMITTEE

All freshman Chrismas Program participants, please come to Q202 during lunch recess on Monday, November 3.   - J. Iokepa

KIWIN'S EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING

There will be a mandatory KIWIN'S executive board meeting on Monday during lunch.  Please see Mrs. Keller or Kiera Yabusaki if you cannot attend.  Thanks!   - C. Keller

 

 

FACULTY & STAFF

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

WINTER BALL NOMINATIONS:

Mr/Miss Winter Ball nomination forms will be placed in your box on October 30 (afternoon).  Please ask your Period 1 students to nominate as many students as desired.  All nominees will be screened by Audrey Ogata for a 2.0 or higher GPA, no outstanding obligations, no dress code violations and no suspensions.  I will also like to have feedback from you about any nominee that your class listed.  If you feel this person will not be a good role model or representative of Waiakea High, please attach a memo to the nomination paper.  Please place all nomination papers in Audrey Ogata's box or deliver to P-28 by November 4.  Thanks!!   - A. Ogata

DISMISSAL OF RIFLERY TEAM TO STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Please excuse the following members of the boy's and girl's riflery team on Nov. 3-5, 2003 to attend the state championships in Honolulu.  They are responsible for make-up of all missed assignments.

Regan Ancheta, Matthew Haraguchi, S;pencer Nagata, Randy Nakashima, Scott Nozaki, Steven Nozaki, Bryson Pilor, Brian Tada, Reyn Takahashi, Chase Yoshida, Jonathan Yu, Ashley Asano, Mallory DeMottos, Cory Kawabata, Shannon Kohatsu, Mallory Nitta, Kaitlyn Ogi, Shana Simon, Natalie Sylvester, Mari Takemoto-Chock, Chastity Yamada.   - K. Yamase

 

 

Editor:  Kori Medeiros                                     Last Edited By:  Kori Medeiros     

 Date:  10/30/2003                                         Edit Date:  10/30/2003