Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 119

Tuesday  March 4,  2008

SY 2007-2008

 

GENERAL

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

 HARRIET BOUSLOG LABOR SCHOLARSHIP -  is available to seniors who will attend the UHHilo or UHManoa campus and are children or grandchildren of active or retired ILWU members. Amt. - $1,000.00 per semester, renewable for 8 - semesters. Deadline: April 1, 2008.

OUTRIGGER DUKE KAHANAMOKU SCHOLARSHIP - G.P.A 3.0 min. Student must demonstrate financial need. Have paraticipated and intend to continue participating competively as an  amateur in sports of canoeing, surfing, kayaking, swimming, water polo or volleyball and have a record of accomplishments. Deadline: April 1, 2008.

HUI OKINAWA  SCHOLARSHIP - Involvement and contact with Okinawan Culture & culture participation is required. Amt. $1,000.00. Deadline: April 19, 2008.

FARM CREDIT SERVICES OF HI., ACA SCHOLARSHIP -  Applicant must have the desire and intent to further their education in an agricultural related field. Provide a list of agriculturally related activities, (eg. 4-H, FFA, etc) Amt. - $1,000.00. Deadline: April 30, 2008.

HUI MAKAALA  - Applicant must have an interest in the Okinawan Culture (music, language, dance, history, etc.) Essay required about applicants Okinawan cultural experiences. Amt. - $2,000 - $4,000. Deadline: June 2, 2008.

THE BIG ISLAND PRESS CLUB  - Is awarding scholarships to students working towards a career in journalism or a related field.  Amt. - $1,500.00 and three $500.00. Deadline: June 10, 2008.

For more information, or if interested in any of these scholarships, come to GRAC. Port. 12.  - N. Okinaka

JUNIOR CLASS PHONEBOOK COMMITTEE NEEDED

The junior class is looking for volunteers to serve on the annual phonebook committee.  If you are interested in helping out your fellow junior classmates collect the most phonebooks for recycling this year then please come to a mandatory meeting on Wednesday, March 5th at the start of lunch recess in B103. - H. Fomenko

KRISPY KREME FUNDRAISER

Want to start your Spring Break on a sweet note?  Buy a box of Krispy Kreme doughnuts from various seniors who are selling tickets.  Pick up is on Friday, March 14th from 2:00 - 4:00 at the bus ramp or from 4:00 - 7:00 at KTA Puainako.  Hurry and reserve your dozen before supply runs out.  Cost is $10.00.  Thank you for your support.  Monies raised will help to offset Senior class expenses. - K. Uyeda

WANT FREE FOOD?

Introducing the NEW DECA WARRIOR STORE SNACK CARD!  Visit the DECA Store after school and get your Snack Card TODAY!  Purchase $10 in products and receive a FREE hot pocket and gogurt bar!   Thank you to our loyal customers!  Remember, when you support the store, you support the community and our employers (all funds benefit the DECA Buddy Program and Cooperative Education Program Employers). - S. Kojima

SENIOR CLASS:

Please continue to bring your old phone books for recycling to U202.  Collection will end on March 14th.  Go Vipers! - Y. Bright-Poai

DEBATE TEAM

The Debate team is looking for new people to be on the team. Sign-ups are at C204 at any time but class time. - M. Ellsworth

WRITING PLACEMENT EXAM AT UH HILO

Seniors who have been accepted and intend on enrolling at UH Hilo are strongly encouraged to register to take the Writing Placement Exam (WPE) on April 12th from 9 - 11 am in UCB rooms 114 and 115.  Registration is on-line at:  http://www.uhh.hawaii.edu/academics/wpe/reg_form.php.  The WPE must be taken and completed in order to satisfy the pre-requisite for enrollment in any 100 level English or 100 level ESL course at UH Hilo.  This exam is limited to 106 students who register on-line.  Thank you! - H. Tagawa

UH HOUSING APPLICATION

Seniors who have been accepted to UH Manoa and intend to enroll are reminded to complete their application for housing.  The completed application and fee are due to the Housing Office by May 1 (not postmarked).  Download the application from the UH Manoa Housing Website.  If you are still waiting on your admission decision, UH Manoa still encourages you to complete the housing application so that you will be able to have your housing application in by the deadline.  Any questions - contact UH Manoa Housing Office. - H. Tagawa

 

SPORTS

WRESTLING EQUIPMENT RETURN

Please meet coach Ben on Wed. 3/5  during lunch recess to turn in warm-ups and singlets. - T. Correa

08/09 FOOTBALL CANDIDATES

All students interested in playing football for WHS next school year are to meet with coach Tolentino at the Varsity Locker room on Tues. during lunch recess (12:10) - T. Correa

 

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

There will be a general membership meeting today in B-102 at 12:25. - J. Hosaka

SENIOR LU'AU

Wednesday, U202, morning recess. - Y. Bright-Poai

 

FACULTY & STAFF

SUMMER SCHOOL

Hey all you Waiakea Teachers!  Are you interested in teaching Summer School?  Please contact Mr. Williamson if you are interested.  We are especially in need of English teachers, but if you would like to teach, there probably is a place for you! - K. Williamson

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  03/03/2008                                          Edit Date:  03/03/2008