Waiakea High SchoolDaily Bulletin

Bulletin# 74

Friday  November 21,  2003

SY 2003-2004


 

                                               

GENERAL

WINTERBALL BID SALES

Come and get your Winterball bid at P-28!  The cost is only $5.00 for dues payers and $7.00 for guest.  A guest is a non WHS student.  At Winterball, don't forget to enjoy all the FREE and great food - Chicken Katsu, Korean style BBQ meat, sushi, spam musubi, pizza, vegetable platters, and more. Buy your bid now and be entered to win one of 6, $10 gift certicifates.  Last day to be eligible for gift certificates is Nov. 21.   - A. Ogata

FAFSA-FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID

Forms for 2004-2005 are now available in GRAC.  Reminder that forms are not to be submitted until JANUARY 1, 2004.  A Financial Aid Night will be held on January 22, 2004 to help parents complete the FAFSA.   - T. Kawada

MENU CHANGE

due to non-availability-lunch for monday,24 nov. will be pork sloppy joe on a whole wheat bun.thank you,mr bartelt   - M. Bartelt

MATH LEAGUE

The next meet will be at Hilo High School on Saturday, Nov. 22.  Be at Hilo High by 9:15 a.m.   - C. Mizuno

WECOME TO OUR NEW HEALTH AIDE

We are pleased to introduce our new health aide, Ms. Mary Jane Wela.  Please abide by the health room rules.  Passes are required for entry.  No loitering near the sidewalk and doorway in case of emergencies.   - K. Medeiros

ATTENDANCE

Be sure to check with your teachers for your actual absence dates. It is your responsibility to know which classes you need to earn Saturday School credits for.  Only 2 more Saturday Schools are scheduled for this semester - Wed. 11/26 & Sat. 12/13.     - M. Yamashita

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

UH-MANOA REGENTS SCHOLARSHIPS:  for entering first year UH-Manoa students with a minimum GPA of 3.5 in grades 9-11 & SAT combined score of 1300 or ACT of 29.  Recipient will receive a $1000 stipend plus a full tuition waiver.  Application deadline is the first Monday in February.  Come to GRAC for more information.

FUN FACTORY/UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SCHOLARSHIP:  for first year students seeking a degree in any course of study at any campus of the University of Hawaii.  Applicants need a minimum GPA of 3.5; SAT or ACT scores and class rank will be considered.  Recipient will receive a $1000 stipend plus a full tuition waiver.  Come to GRAC for more information.

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII SCHOLARSHIPS:  The Office of Student Equity and Diversity (SEED) administers over 70 scholarship programs.  Application forms are available at www.hawaii.edu/diversity under "Scholarships" & "Application Package for Entering First-Year Student SEED Scholarships". 

MAMORU & AIKO TAKITANI FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS:  for graduating senior who is a US citizen and Hawaii resident.  Applicant must have a strong record of scholastic achievement (GPA/SAT/ACT scores), actively participate in co-curricular & extra-curricular activities as well as community service activities.  Applicant must also demonstrate a need for financial assistance.  Each high school may select one candidate to receive a $1000 scholarship; candidates may then qualify for additional scholarships of up to $10,000.  Application packets should be turned in to Mrs. Kawada by FEB. 13, 2004.  Come to GRAC for more information.

DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION GOOD CITIZENS PROGRAM:  for students who demonstrate dependability, leadership and patriotism.  Come to GRAC for application information.  One applicant will be selected to represent WHS.  Forms due to Mrs. Kawada by December 3rd. 

AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP:  for well-rounded students, committed to making a difference & having demonstrated achievement at a job, sport or extra-curricular activity.  One $10,000 scholarship available per state.  Check www.axa-achievement.com for application information.  Deadline to apply is December 15.      - T. Kawada

UH-MANOA COLLEGE OPPORTUNITIES PROGRAM

REMINDER:  Seniors who would like to enroll at UH-Manoa but may not meet the eligibility requirements, deadline to apply to COP is 12/3/03.  Check out www.hawaii.edu/cop for more information.   - T. Kawada

JUNIOR CLASS COUNCIL YEARBOOK PICTURE-TAKING

Junior Class council report to GRAC lunch recess Friday, 11/21 for yearbook picture-taking.  Be prompt!   - M. Akiona

CONGRATS TO CHRISTMAS PROGRAM EMCEES!

Congratulations to the newly selected Christmas Program Emcees:  Bernard Kuheana; Ann Inouye; and Nicole Yang!    - S. Naungayan

UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS

JUNIORS & SENIORS:  A representative from the University of Redlands will be in GRAC on Monday, November 24 at 10:30 a.m.  University of Redlands is a small private 4 year university located in Redlands, California.  Interested students should come to GRAC for a pass.   - T. Kawada

NORTH PARK UNIVERSITY

A representative from North Park University will be in GRAC on Tuesday, November 25th at 12:45 p.m.  North Park University is a small, private 4 year university and liberal arts college, located in Chicago, Illinois.  Interested Juniors & Seniors should come to GRAC for a pass.   - T. Kawada

KEY CLUB

AinaKeeper's project for this Saturday (11/22) is CANCELLED.  If you have any questions - see Mrs. Sato.   - K. Sato

SCIENCE CLUB TRIP

Meet in upper parking area at 2:30 for the Kaumana Cave Trip, today!   - M. Cahill

 

 

SPORTS

CANOE PADDLING MEETING

All students who signed up for paddling are to meet with Coach John on Monday, November 24th at 12 noon in front of the gym.  Season practice schedule and other important matters will be discussed.   - K. Yamase

JV SOCCER TRYOUTS

JV Boys Soccer tryouts are still on untill the end of this month.   - E. Hagiwara

 

MEETINGS

FRESHMEN CLASS OFFICERS, COMMITTEE CHAIRS, AND CLASS REPS:

Don't forget our Class Leadership Training Friday, 11/21, from 2:30 to 5:00 p.m. Meet in Q202 after school. Pay your $2.00 for refreshments to Mrs. Iokepa asap.   - J. Iokepa

FRESHMEN CHRISTMAS PROGRAM MEMBERS

Mandatory meetings, come as soon as the bell or don't expect to be in the program. Lunch recesses in Q202.   - J. Iokepa

SR. PROM CHAIRS

 There will be a meeting on Friday, 11/21 during 1st recess in H105.  Please be prompt.  Thank you   - K. Kelly

SOPHOMORE CHRISTMAS PROGRAM

Mandatory general meeting for all committee members today, first recess in R101.  See you all there!     - P. Yanagisawa

LEO CLUB OFFICERS

There will be a meeting today, November 21, during lunch recess in U-201.   - J. Hosaka

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

MANDATORY meeting today   - L. Fox

 

FACULTY & STAFF

DISMISSAL OF VARSITY SOFTBALL TEAM

Please dismiss the following members of the varsity softball team at 1:30 on Friday, (11/21) to go to Pahoa for a softball tournament game:  Krystelle Garcia, Elise DuPonte, Paige Kurosawa, Nicole Riviera, Laine Shikuma, Leigh Springer, Dana Wong, Jaime Suka, Kehaulani Gonsalves, Sasha Hose, Harley Parks, Casey Hirayama, Margaret Patterson, Brittany Enanoria, Lucia Motuapuaka   - K. Yamase

ATTENDANCE

Only 2 more Satuday Schools left this semester - 11/26 & 12/13.  Please be sure to notify students of their absences on a weekly basis.  Mahalo!   - M. Yamashita

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Editor:  Kori Medeiros                                     Last Edited By:  Kori Medeiros     

 Date:  11/20/2003                                         Edit Date:  11/20/2003