Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 105

Tuesday  February 12,  2008

SY 2007-2008

 

GENERAL

SENIOR PROM BID SALES

Bid sales for the Senior Prom on March 8, 2008 will be held on Feb.4-14 during lunch recess in front of E-building.  Completed permission forms, copy of driver's license for guests and check/cash for bid amount will be collected.  Checks made payable to:  WHS-Senior Class of 2008.  Bids are $25 for WHS seniors and $30 for guests.  Dinner will be included in the cost.  Live entertainment will be provided by HRB and Ai Pohaku.  Buy your bids early!  If you have any questions, see Britney Nakayama or Mrs. Yamanaka, U102. - R. Yamanaka

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP - ROBERT C. BRYD HONORS SCHOLARSHIP This scholarship program is a federally funded program to promote student excellence and achievement and to recognize exceptionally able students who show promise of continued excellence.  $1,500 scholarships will be awarded to seniors who meet the criteria:  US citizen or national /permanent resident and a legal resident of the State of Hawaii, graduate from high school/or earn GED during the 2007-2008 school year, cumulative GPA of 3.3 or an overall score of 60 on GED, minimum SAT score of 1270 on verbal and math sections and/or a composite ACT score of 29, and provide evidence of acceptance by an insitution of higher education (letter of acceptance for August/September 2008 - if you have not received a letter of acceptance, see the application form).  Applications must be postmarked by March 13th.  Applications are available from Mrs. Tagawa in P5.   - H. Tagawa

WHS UMBRELLAS:

Be ready for the next rain by purchasing a WHS golf umbrella in E-103.  Cost is $18.   - D. Tanabe

VARIETY SHOW 2008:

Tickets for this year's Variety Show, "Dazzling Decades" are now on sale through your respective grade levels.  Pre-sale tickets are $5; $7 at the door.  Come and support your classmates on Sunday, Feb. 24, 6:00 p.m. at the WHS gym. - D. Tanabe

VARIETY SHOW FINALE DANCERS

Finale practices are as follows:  Tues. Feb. 12, 3:30-4:30 pm, Thurs. Feb. 14, 3:30-4:30 pm, Fri. Feb. 15, 4:00-5:00 pm.  All rehearsals are in M-102.  For more information, see Miss Ellsworth in C-204. - M. Ellsworth

VARIETY SHOW CLASS ACTS

Screening for class acts will be held from 2:30-3:30 pm this Friday, Feb. 15 immediately after school in M-102.  Final rosters of class acts participants due at that time.  For more info., see Miss Ellsworth in C-204. - M. Ellsworth

VARIETY SHOW 2008 TALENT PARTICIPANTS & COMMITTEE MEMBERS:

Come to E-103 as soon as possible to pick up Variety Show tickets to sell.   - D. Tanabe

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

FRED & ANNIE CHAN TUITION SCHOLARSHIP - The UH at Manoa - Information & Computer Sciences Scholarship Program invites all entering Freshmen planning to major in computer science or closely related fields. Amt. (two semesters) $5952.00.

Deadline: March 22, 2008.

HAWAII ISLAND UNITED BUDDIHIST WOMEN'S ASSOC. - Is offering two $750.00 scholarships to high school seniors who are active members of the Honpa Hongwanji Mission offices. Also must be actively involved in Dharma School, Jr. YBA, and other Hongwanji related organizations of the Honpa Hongwanji. Deadline:  April 15, 2008.

HILO BUDDHIST FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY -  Amt. - $750.00. Applicant and/or parent/guardian must be a member in good standing of the Honpa Hongwanji on the island of HI. Must also have participated in church-related activities. Deadline: April 21, 2008.

WOOD TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIPS -  AWFS (the Association of  Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers)  is offering  a scholarship to students of woodworking programs who are going on to pursue post secondary wood industry-related studies.  2.5 G.P.A or better. Amt. - $500 - $4,000. Deadline: May 1, 2008.

If interested in any of these scholarships, come to GRAC. - N. Okinaka

MAMORU & AIKO TAKITANI SCHOLARSHIP

Attention Seniors!  The Takitani Scholarship application is due to Mrs. Tagawa by February 13th (Wednesday), 3:30 pm.  NO EXCEPTIONS.  It is a very lengthy application so please make sure that you are turning in a COMPLETE application.  See Mrs. Tagawa if you have any questions.  Thank you! - H. Tagawa

CLASS OF 2011:  

Variety Show tickets are now on sale in E-103 or through your class officers and reps.  Support the Variety Show on Sunday, Feb. 24 and by your ticket today!  Cost is $5 presale, $7 at the door. - D. Tanabe

 

 

 

VALENTINE'S DAY ACTIVITIES:

1 - A huge selection of Valentine's Day balloons will be sold in E-103 before school on Thurs., Feb. 14.  Cost is $3. 

   2 - Wear red or pink on Valentine's Day and come to E-103 during morning recess for a sweet treat.

   3 - Sign up in E-103 to participate in the Valentine's Day activities which will be held during lunch recess on Feb. 14.   - D. Tanabe

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

KEY CLUB

General membership meeting at lunch in Mrs. Sato's room.  Submit a written note to your grade level director if you cannot attend the meeting. - K. Sato

LEO CLUB

No meeting today.  Turn in your Chuckwagon money. - J. Hosaka

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Meeting at 12:05 on Wednesday in Mr. Williamson's room.  We will be making posters and talking about the campus wide recycling effort.  Recycling on Friday. - K. Williamson

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

The Hawaii Education Association (HEA) is offering two scholarships of $1,000 each to educators who are members HEA in good standing and have been members for at least one year.  These scholarships are intended to assist members who plan to continue their education in 2008-2009 - M. Respicio

JV BASEBALL EARLY RELEASE

Please excuse the members of the JV Baseball Team from 6th period today (02/12/08) and Thursday (02/14/08) as they prepare themselves for their games with Pahoa and with Hilo.  All members will be responsible for all work missed.

 

Members are:

Travis Shishido

Matthew Loeffler

Raysen Wong

Dacen Lee

Connor Yoshioka

Colby Maeda

Dalen Yamauchi

Bryson Aoki

Brendan Owings

Dalen Izumo

Eddie Pachris

Kelson Kaua

Jordan Jimbo

James Chinen

John Seaver

Jaron Okutsu

Caden Yamamoto

Stats:  Anela Nishimoto and Samantha Maesato  - G. Mau

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  02/11/2008                                          Edit Date:  02/11/2008