Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

          

 Bulletin# 095

Monday  January 28,  2008

SY 2007-2008

 

GENERAL

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

DAVID KAWIKA KAPAHULEHUA SCHOLARSHIP  - Area of study in Polynesian culture, language, practices or customs or other traditional Polynesian study field that perpetuates culture. G.P.A. 2.8 or better. Applicants may go to      www.wearepolynesia.net & either fill out online or download form. Deadline :  February 29, 2008.

VOLCANO COMMUNITY FOUNDATION -   Applicants must maintain their primary residence in Volcano, as the area from Akatsuka Orchids (Kahaualea Rd.)  through the Volcano Golf Course subdivision.  Amt. - $500. Deadline: March 1, 2008.

HILO MEDICAL CENTER  - Must show compelling financial need. Four (4) $1,000 scholarships are offered. Deadline: March 31. 2008.

BIG ISLAND RETIRED MILITARY ASSOCIATION  (BIRMA) - The applicant must be a graduating senior whose parent(s) or guardian(s) is/are active duty, reserve, National Guard or retired from U.S. military service. This includes the U. S. Coast Guard. Students who have completed two years in a JROTC program are also eligible regardless of their parents military service status. G.P.A. 2.8.  Amt. $500. Deadline: March 31, 2008.

HAWAII COUNTY RONALD REAGAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND  -  Amt. -  $500 - $ 2,000.00. Applicant must write a printed, typed or word processor essay on the subject chosen for the year. These scholarships are paid on behalf of the winning students directly to the college or universityof their choice in the United States, within or w/o the State of HI. Deadline: April 15, 2008.

BEST BUY SCHOLARSHIP -  Good grades !  Outstanding  community service ! Best Buy Scholarships reward students for all of their work; inside and outside of the classroom.  Apply at  www.bestbuy.com/schoarships  by  February 15, 2008.

For information/applications on any of these scholarships, come to GRAC (port. 12 ). - N. Okinaka

 CFES FUNDRAISER

Hungry? Come to C-101 (Ku Ha'aheo) after school.  We will be selling candies, hot pockets, saimin, pizza and the list goes on.  Please stop by and support CFES!  Thank you. - J. Lyman-Mandaloniz

FEBRUARY DRIVER ED STUDENTS

STUDENTS WHO HAVE SIGNED  UP FOR FEBRUARY DRIVER ED CLASS ARE TO ATTEND A MANDATORY PARENT/STUDENT MEETING THAT WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 31ST, 6:30 P.M., AT THE SCHOOL LIBRARY. STUDENT AND PARENT MUST ATTEND THIS MEETING IN ORDER TO TAKE THE CLASS. - W. Yamauchi

GOT FUTURE?

January is College Awareness Month.  Wear college logo attire on Thurs., Jan. 31st and come to E-103 for a treat.  Also, if your are wearing college logo attire, enter a drawing and be eligible to win some prizes! - D. Tanabe

VALENTINE'S DAY ROSES:

Come to E-103 and order your Valentine's Day rose(s) for $3.  Delivery will be made to your special person(s) on Feb. 14.  Where else can you get a beautiful long-stemmed rose wrapped in cellophane and ribbon for $3!  Last day to order is Thurs., Jan. 31st.   - D. Tanabe

HOMECOMING 2007 MALE CHEERLEADING VIDEO:

Pre-orders are now being taken outside E-103 during lunch recess for the 2007 HC Male Cheerleading video.  Cost is $5.  Last day to pre-order is Monday, Jan. 28.   - D. Tanabe

MATH LEAGUE

Saturday is meet #3 at Keaau.  Meet at the Keaau cafe before 9:30.  Come to R206 to get your categories and your practice problems. Please do this as soon as possible.  DIVIDE THE COMPETITION INTO INFINITESIMAL, NON-DIFFERENTIABLE, ZERO SUM SERIES, IMAGINARY PARTS! - K. Anderson

BLOOD DRIVE;

Our blood drive collected 139 pints!  Mahalo to all donors especially the first-time seniors!  Please see me in U202 and find out how you can become a "Two-timer"!!!!  Mahalo to the Key Club, Kiwins, and Leo Clubs for their hard work and food donations!   - Y. Bright-Poai

PAAC GLOBAL STUDIES

Anyone who is interested in Global Affairs/Issues and would like to receive 1/2 credit towards Social Studies graduation requirements, PAAC will be offering an after-school

Global Studies course beginning on February 5th. Registering for this class will also qualify you for travel opportunities as well as college scholarships. Please come to R-201

to sign up or get more information. First come, first served. mahalo - L. Kamalani

 

 

 

MAMORU & AIKO TAKITANI FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP  

Applications available in Mrs. Tagawa's office (P5).  Selected candidate will be awarded a $1000 scholarship and may qualify for additional scholarships of up to $10,000.  Applicants must have a strong record of academic achievement and potential, actively participate in co-curricular and extra-curricluar activities, participate in community service activities, demonstrate financial need, and be an active candidate for undergraduate acceptance into an accredited 2 or 4 year college, technical school or business school.  COMPLETED APPLICATIONS DUE BACK TO MRS. TAGAWA BY FEBRUARY 13TH.  Any questions, please see Mrs. Tagawa.  Thank you! - H. Tagawa

COLLEGE MID-YEAR REPORTS

Seniors who have schools that are requesting Mid-Year reports (with first semester grades), please see Mrs. Tagawa.  You must request updated transcripts from the Registrar's Office after January 24th.  Give the updated transcript, Mid-Year forms and a stamped/addressed envelope to Mrs. Tagawa for completion by the end of the month.  Please make sure that your envelope has enough stamps.  Any questions, please see Mrs. Tagawa immediately.   Thank you! - H. Tagawa - H. Tagawa

UH MANOA REGENTS SCHOLARSHIP

Applications are now being accepted from Seniors interested in applying for the UHM Regents Scholarship.  These scholarships recognize academic distinction combined with co-curricluar and community service accomplishments.  Regent Scholars receive a full tuition scholarship plus a stipend of $2000 each semester for 8 consecutive semesters and a one-time travel grant of $2000.  Full details about eligibility requirements are available on the website (www.hawaii.edu/diversity), along with instructions and application materials.  Application deadline is February 1st.  - H. Tagawa

 

SPORTS

VARSITY SOFTBALL TRYOUTS

Varsity Softball tryouts start Mon 1/28/08 at 4:00pm, on WHS Softball field.  Completed Physical and Parent Consent form required to participate.  Come dressed to participate. - T. Correa

BOYS AND GIRLS TRACK

Track tryouts start Monday 1/28/08 at 2:30pm.  All athletes interested in participating should attend. (Winter sport athletes should sign-up at that time to indicate an interest in trying out when your current sport ends.) Completed Physical and Parent Consent forms required for participation. Come dressed to participate. - T. Correa

 

MEETINGS

FUTURE EDUCATORS MEETING

Please meet in Mr. Williamson's room on Monday during recess to receive passes and to learn how to make the Hershey's Kiss roses. - K. Williamson

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

Imiloa Astronomy Center's 21st annual Hawai'i district science and engineerig fair projects. - M. Respicio

BLOOD DRIVE:

Mahalo for the ono food donation for the blood drive.  We were overwhelmed by your generousity!   - Y. Bright-Poai

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  01/25/2008                                          Edit Date:  01/25/2008