Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 133

Tuesday  April 8,  2008

SY 2007-2008

 

GENERAL

NA PUA NO'EAU SCHOLARSHIP

Seniors, if you are now participating in any Na Pua No'eau programs, or ifyou have been part of NPN in the past, you are eligible for the Hideo Noguchi Scholarship for the Advancement of Native Hawaiians.  Deadline is April 14, 2008.  Go to GRAC or to C101 for scholarship applications. - P. De Morales

OXFOR ADVANCED STUDIES PROGRAM

Juniors and Seniors who are interested and can afford to  do college-level study at Oxford,England, applications are available at GRAC. Registration is $400 and the course of study costs $8,950 (which includes course fees for 2 courses, activities and visits, board and accomodations.  Deadline to apply is May 15, 2008.  The program runs from July 1-25, 2008. - P. De Morales

WEEK DAY ATTENDANCE MAKEUP SESSIONS  

Kü ha'aheo Fourth Quarter weekday attendance makeup sessions begin on Monday April 7 and run thru Thursday, May 1.  Saturday School dates are May 10, May 17, and May 24.  Attendance sessions will be from 2pm-3pm Mondays thru Thursdays.

Students must be in C 102 by 2pm and may not leave before 3pm to get credit.  Students will receive the attendance confirmation from the study hall supervisor when they enter.  Do NOT wait until the end of April to make up your excess absences.  Go at the beginning of April and avoid the rush. There is NO excuse for any student not getting credit for a class due to excessive absences.  Come to C 101 if you have any questions.  - P. De Morales

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

JUNIOR COUNTRY FAIR

ATTENTION WARRIORS!!  The Sharks need help in our fundraising efforts!!!  Bring in used goods to be sold at the Junior Country Fair rummage sale.  Donations can be dropped off anytime at R202.  - T. Kawada

MAY DAY EMCEES

Anyone interested in trying to be an emcee for this year's May Day program, please attend an informational meeting on Tuesday, April 8 during morning recess in C102.  Auditions will take place on Tuesday, April 15.  If you have any questions, please see Ms. Kaleohano. - K. Kaleohano

SUMMER SCHOOL!

Want to get some classes out of the way?  Need to make some classes up?  Then Summer School is for you!  Stop by Ku ha'aheo for a catalog and application.  Courses are 80 dollars per half credit and classes will be from June 13-July 3, 8:00- 12:15.  The deadline for priority sign up is April 25. - K. Williamson

SENIOR LU'AU:

Bids will continue to be sold from Monday through Friday, 4/7-4/11.  Cost is $15.00 for all senior dues payers.   - Y. Bright-Poai

SHARKS GOTTA READ

The Junior class is currently is LAST place in the Reading Challenge.  Read and submit your entries to the library by Friday so we can see Principal Koga dressed as a SHARK at the Waiakea/Kamehameha volleyball game.  LET'S GO SHARKS!!! - T. Kawada

JUNIORS COMMENCEMENT DECORATIONS COMMITTEE

All juniors interested in planning and preparing for commencement decorations, please meet Thursday, April 10, and Friday, April 11, in Q202 during lunch recess. - C. Ray

FRESHMAN MAY DAY PRACTICE:

Practice will begin today in E-103, 2:15 - 3:00 p.m.   Practices will be held every Tuesday and Thursday.  If you have any questions, see Janna Urakami. - D. Tanabe

MATH LEAGUE

The last meet of the year is Wednesday April 16 at Honokaa High School.  Stop by R206 to check rosters to get categories and get a permission form from Mr. Anderson and don't forget to PRACTICE PRACTICE and PRACTICE.  There will be a $2 fee to offset the cost of the bus, sorry about that.  Bring a lunch to be eaten when we get to Honokaa. - K. Anderson

SCHOLARSHIP-HAWAII CROP IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION

Three, $500 scholarships available.  Based on essay submission about the benefits of biotechnology.  GPA and financial need are NOT requirements.  Deadline:  Friday, April 18, 2008.  See Mrs. Martin in E201 for more details. - L. Martin

 

 

ACTIVITY EVALUATION REPORT & SERVICE AWARD POINT FORMS:

All activity reports and service award point forms should be turned into your respective advisors as soon as possible.  The last day to submit Service Award Point forms for the school year is May 12 for seniors and May 16 for underclassmen.   - D. Tanabe

SENIOR SONG PRACTICE

Attention Senior Boys!  You have song practice on April 9th, Wednesday, promptly at 2 pm (according to Gym clock) to 3 pm.  Do not try to move your car from the upper parking lot to the Gym parking lot - the gates will be locked.  Song practice information and entry tickets were part of the commencement newsletter that were distributed through English classes.  If you did not receive a newsletter, please check with your teacher first.  Keep your entry tickets in a safe place!  If you lose or forget a ticket, you may purchase a replacement ticket for 25 cents at the ticket window at the gym before practice starts.  We ask that you cut out a ticket, write your name and date and hand it to the person at the door collecting tickets.  The ticket will be proof of your attendance at song practice.  You must stay for the duration of the practice in order to earn a ticket for graduation.  If you have a legitimate reason for missing practice (list of exempt reasons according to WHS Attendance Policy), please see Mrs. Lyman-Mandaloniz or Mrs. Tagawa to complete an excuse form.  If you need to make up absences at Ku Ha'aheo or Saturday school, please plan accordingly!  Missing song practice to make up absences will not be excused.  See Mrs. Lyman-Mandaloniz or Mrs. Tagawa if you have any questions.  Thank you! - H. Tagawa - H. Tagawa

 

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

General membership meeting today, 12:25 in B-102 - J. Hosaka

KIWINS

General membership meeting TODAY.  To begin promptly at 12:15 in Mrs. Martin's room (E201). - L. Martin

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Recycling TODAY after school!  It is desperate all over campus and we absolutely must collect the bottles and cans.  Please see Mr. Williamson if you cannot come! - K. Williamson

HUI HAWAII

Meeting on Thursday, 4/10 during morning recess in C102.  Please be prompt. - K. Kaleohano

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

Na Kumu Alaka`i (Teacher Leader Academy)  The purpose of the Academy is to strengthen participants' skills to serve as teacher leaders at the school, district or State level. - M. Respicio

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  04/07/2008                                          Edit Date:  04/07/2008