Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 130

Thursday  April 3,  2008

SY 2007-2008

 

GENERAL

JUNIORS:  COMMENCEMENT DECORATIONS

All juniors interested in helping with this year's commencement decorations, please sign up in R202 with Mrs. Sakai-Kawada.  There will be a planning/information meeting on Friday, April 4 during lunch recess in Q202.  Please be prompt.  For any questions, see Dustin Morita, chairperson. - C. Ray

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

FILIPINO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE  -  High School seniors of Filipino ancestry are encouraged to apply. Amt. - $1,000.00. Minimum cumulative GPA 3.0.  Planning to major in area(s) related to business and /or commerce.Deadline: April 19, 2008.

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT of  HAWAII, Inc. -  Applicant  must have completed a Junior Achievement High School Program, or taught a JA program as a classroom consultant.  Amt. - $500.00 - $1,000.00. Deadline : May 15, 2008.

BIG ISLAND ROAD RUNNERS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION -  Will award an annual  scholarship to one male and one female student-athlete. Amt. - $1,000.00.  Requirements: A runner, preferably a distance runner. GPA - 2.5. Member of a running team, high academic achievements, volunteer activities and community service. Deadline:  April 21, 2008.

For more information/application to any of these scholarships, come to GRAC (Port. 12 ). - N. Okinaka

HUIANA SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Will you be a Junior or Senior next year?  Interested in an exciting, hands-on career pathway work experience that will result in 1/2 or 1 elective credit that will count towards your graduation requirements?  Come and pick up an informational packet from Mrs. Yamanaka in U102.  Deadline to sign up is April 25th. - R. Yamanaka

JUNIORS:  MEMORIAL DAY LEIS

Memorial Day lei making has already begun in Q202 during lunch recess and after school.  If you give your time, please donate ti leaves!  Drop them off at Q202 anytime.  The more people we have, the more leis we can make.  See Tracie Sakane if you have questions. - C. Ray

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

HAWAII CROP IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION -  Applicant must submit an essay on how biotechnological innovations benefit and will have future benefit to Hawaii.  Three, $500 scholarships. GPA & financial need are NOT  required.  Application & essay can be submitted via the internet at  www.hiciaonline.com.  Deadline: April 18, 2008.

EAST HAWAII HIROSHIMA KENJIN KAI  -  Applicant must be a child or grandchild of an East Hawaii Hiroshima Kenjin Kai.

Amt. $1,000.00. Deadline:  April 26, 2008.

KOHALA PUERTO RICAN SOCIAL CLUB SCHOLARSHIP  -  Applicant must be of Puerto Rican ancestry. Biological parent(s) must be a paid - up member of the Puerto Rican Social  Club.  Deadline :  April 30, 2008.

GUSTAV HANNEMANN & FAIASO SOLIAI HANNEMANN AWARD  -  Applicant must be of  Samoan ancestry.  Amt. - $500.

to one Male & one Female. GPA -  2.5 or higher. Participation in student gov., pref. in leadership positions, on-campus activities or community serv.  Deadline :  May 2, 2008.

FILIPINO BUSINESS WOMEN'S ASSOC. FOUNDATION  -  Open to all High School Seniors w/ cum. GPA - 3.5. Essay, resume. Describe any activities that benefited or promoted the Filipino community. FAFSA report. Deadline:  May 30, 2008.

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

DRIVE ED. APRIL SESSION MANDATORY PARENT/STUDENT TONIGHT

Mandatory parent/student meeting tonight for students taking the April Driver Ed. Session. Meeting will be held at the Waiakea High Library at 6:30pm. Student and parent must attend this meeting in order to take the class. - W. Yamauchi

MT. VIEW LIBRARY STUDENT HELPER POSITION:

The Mt. View Public and School Library is now recruiting for two student helper positions with one position opening in May and the other in August.  The position description and application form are available in E-103 or at our school's library. - D. Tanabe

SENIOR LU'AU

Pick up your permission forms for the Senior Lu'au starting today, Tuesday April 1 in front of E102.  Bid sales begin Thursday, April 2 - Monday, April 11.  Cost is $15.00 per senior.  Reminder this is a seniors-only event! - Y. Bright-Poai

 

 

ALOHA FRIDAYS

Wear Aloha/Hawaiian attire on Friday, April 4 and come to C102 during morning recess to receive a treat as well as to enter the drawing for a gift certificate.  Dress up every Friday during the month of April, and be eligible to win a grand prize.  Mahalo - K. Kaleohano

COMMENCEMENT EMCEE AUDITIONS

Students interested in trying out for commencement emcee, please pick up a script and sign up for an audition time with Mrs. Tagawa in P5 this week, starting from Wednesday.  Auditions will take place on Friday, April 11th, afterschool starting from 2:15 pm.  Any questions - see Mrs. Lyman-Mandaloniz or Mrs. Tagawa.  Thank you! - H. Tagawa

KU HA'AHEO ATTENDANCE MAKE-UP SESSION (KHAMS)

AFTER SCHOOL ATTENDANCE MAKE-UP IN ROOM C102 HAS BEEN CANCELLED THIS WEEK (04/01-04/04).  KHAMS WILL RESUME ON APRIL 07 FROM 2:00P.M. - 3:00P.M. IN ROOM C102.  DUE TO THE LATER START DATE, KHAMS WILL END ON MAY 8TH INSTEAD OF MAY 1ST. - R. Agsalda

SENIORS  FOR MAYDAY!

Any seniors interested in representing our class for May Day please come to an informational meeting this Thursday, 4/3, during morning recess in R-201. This year's

theme focuses on all the polynesian islands and our class will be learning a Maori Haka. This should be fun! The more people, the better! mahalo - L. Kamalani

FOODLAND'S SHOP FOR HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP:

Foodland's Shop for Higher Education Scholarship Program will be awarding three WHS seniors with $2,000 scholarships.  Students must have applied or plan to apply to an accredited four-year college for admission during the next academic year.   Application forms are available in GRAC or in E-103.  Deadline to submit the application is Tues., April 8, lunch recess to Mrs. Tagawa.  Awards committee will make the final decision.   - D. Tanabe

JUNIORS/SENIORS

College Connections is offering free COMPASS prep classes on Tues/Thurs, 3:00-5:00 pm at the WHS computer lab for  6 weeks.  If interested, sign up at www.collegeconnections.org.  - P. Yanagisawa

CLASS OF 2010 MAY DAY PARTICIPANTS

Seeking Jaguars to perform in this year's May Day performance.  Meeting today at lunch recess in F101.  Sign ups on-going with Jennifer Nago or Mrs. Borges in F101. - P. Yanagisawa

 

MEETINGS

HAWAIIAN CLUB

Meeting on Thursday, April 3 during morning recess in C102.  Please be prompt as we will be discussing the activities for the rest of the year. - K. Kaleohano

 

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Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  04/02/2008                                          Edit Date:  04/02/2008