Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 106

Wednesday  February 13,  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

VALENTINE'S DAY:

Don't forget to wear red tomorrow.  Come to E-103 during morning recess for a sweet treat.   - 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

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

OPPORTUNITIES EXPO AND CONSTRUCTION EXPO

Deadline for the field trip forms for the Opportunities and Construction Expos on Feb. 21, 2008 are due to Mrs. Yamanaka in U102 by Friday, Feb. 15th!   - R. Yamanaka

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

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

MAY & HUBERT EVERLY HEA SCHOLARSHIP -  is being offered to an education major who intends to teach in the State of HI at the K-12 level. Amt. $2,000. Deadline: April 1,2008.

HAWAII CC ALUMNI & FRIENDS HIGH SCHOOL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD -  The student must plan to be enrolled and to major in the following HCC  Career/Technical programs (9 credits or more):  Accounting, Business, Marketing, Nursing, Early Childhood Ed., Hawaiian Lifestyles, Ag.,  Auto Body Repair, Painting, Mechanics,  Diesel Mech., Electronics, just to name a few. Cumulative GPA. 2.7 or better. Deadline: March 17, 2008. Amt. $500.00.

KOREAN UNIVERSITY CLUB OF HI. SCHOLARSHIP -  is offering a scholarship of $8,000.00 four-yr ($2,000 per.yr.) to student of Korean ancestry. There is no scholarship application,  the club encourages seniors of Korean ancestry, to send a letter explaining why he/she is a deserving applicant for the scholarship and mail their entries. (address to be provided) Deadline: April 30, 2008.

 

HAWAII EDUCATION ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIPS :

Is offering five scholarships of $1,000.00 to a deserving high school senior who are HEA members, children, grandchildren of HEA members. Deadline: April 1, 2008.

Is offering two scholarships of $3,000.00 each to deserving student teachers who are HEA members.

Is offering The Hiroshi & Barbara Kim Yamashita HEA scholarship to an education major intending to teach in HI. Two $2,000.00 scholarships are available.Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student currently enrolled in an accredited institution.

Is offering four (4) scholarships of $1,000.00 each to an undergraduate college student who are members of HEA.

Is offering to honor the memory of Faith C. Ai Lai of four (4) $5,000.00 scholarships that have been established for student teachers in and/or from the State of HI.who are enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or post-baccalaureate program w/ a gpa of 3.5 or better.

Is offering two scholarships of $1,000.00 each to educators who are members of HEA, and who plan to continue their education in 2008-09.  All scholarships are due April 1, 2008. 

For more information/application in any of these scholarships, come to GRAC.  - N. Okinaka

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

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

JUNIOR COUNTRY FAIR

There will be a Junior Country Fair committee meeting on WEDNESDAY, February 13 in R-202 during lunch recess.  All juniors who are interested in helping with this fundraising event should attend. - T. Kawada

SENIOR LU'AU

Meeting today, morning recess, U202. - Y. Bright-Poai

JR. VARIETY SHOW PROPS COMMITTEE

Meeting Thursday, 2/14 at lunch in R202. - K. Irie

 

FACULTY & STAFF

MID QUARTER FAIR

Just a reminder - The Mid Quarter Fair is scheduled for this afternoon, at 2:00pm in the Library.  - N. Okinaka

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

ARCHFILE

6th Annual Hilo Chinese New Year Festival - M. Respicio

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  02/12/2008                                          Edit Date:  02/12/2008