Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 120

Wednesday  March 5,  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

SENIORS

Reminder to all of you who took Krispy Kreme tickets:  Please return unsold tickets and/or money to Mrs. Uyeda in D-203 by Monday, March 10th to avoid an obligation.  Thank you for helping the class with its fundraising! - 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

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

 

 

 

SUMMER SCHOOL

Students:  If you are interested in summer school, please stop by C102 (Kü Ha'aheo) to find out which classes will possibly offered this summer.  The classes are four hours a day from 8:00 - 12:00 starting on June 13.  The cost is $80.00 per half credit.  Deadline for priority applications is April 25th.    - K. Williamson

MATH LEAGUE

There will be a practice session in R206 on the waiver day, Friday, March 7, from 8 am to 12 pm.  Please see Mr. Anderson if you are able to make the practice session.  Saturday's meet is at Kamehameha High School at 9 am - K. Anderson

ATTENTION FRESHMEN:

Those interested in helping out with Memorial Day lei making, please meet in E-103 today, after school.  If you are unable to attend, give your name to Noe Carlson or see Mrs. Tanabe.  Also, drop off your old telephone books to E-103 as soon as possible.  We are still looking for freshmen who are interested in participating in this year's May Day program.  See Janna Urakami for more details. - D. Tanabe

2008-2009 CANDIDATES SPEECHES:

Come to the quad tomorrow during lunch recess to listen to the 2008-2009 SGA, senior, & sophomore class candidates.  The juniors will have an election rally on Monday. - D. Tanabe

 

SPORTS

WRESTLING EQUIPMENT RETURN

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

56 DRAGONS

56 dragons now guard the library's lighted glass case!  All are part of Mr. Don Barnes' vast collections.  Come and see....and borrow books, too! - G. Kobayashi

 

MEETINGS

FFA   FFA  FFA  FFA

FFA Meeting :  Thursday, morning recess, for all FFA members attending the CTSO State Convention.  Please be prompt. - T. Moniz

SENIOR CLASS PHONE BOOK DRIVE COMMITTEE

Meeting, lunch recess, Thursday, U202. - Y. Bright-Poai

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Recycling after school on Thursday this week.  It will be a big week this week due to the cancelled recycling, so everybody needs to be at Mr. Williamson's room right after school. - K. Williamson

FUTURE EDUCATORS  

There will be a meeting in the Library on Monday, 3/10 at 12:15 to talk about end of the year activities and future fund raising.  Everyone needs to be there or see Courtney, Kacie, or Mr. Williamson - K. Williamson

SGA CONGRESS:

The sixth SGA Congress meeting will be held tomorrow, in the cafeteria beginning at 11:35 am.  Alls SGA chairpersons, social studies reps, class and service club chairpersons, please attend. - D. Tanabe

 

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Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  03/04/2008                                          Edit Date:  03/04/2008