Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 136

Friday  April 11,  2008

SY 2007-2008

 

                                               

GENERAL

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

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:

Today is the last day to purchase your bid for Senior Lu'au!  Cost is $15.00.  Collection is in front of E-103 during morning and lunch recesses. - Y. Bright-Poai

SPRINGFEST CARNIVAL TICKETS

The Class of 2010 is selling tickets in advance for the Springfest Carnival!  Cost is $18.50 which includes the price of admission and un-limited rides for one day.  See any Jaguar or Ms. Yanagisawa in P4. - P. Yanagisawa

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

ASVAB TESTING

Just a reminder !  The ASVAB test is scheduled for Thurday, April 17, 2008 in the WHS Library starting at 8:15 a.m. - 12:00pm.  This is the last ASVAB test scheduled  for the school year. Come to GRAC and sign up.  - N. Okinaka

COLLEGE PRESENTATIONS

WESTERN OREGON UNIVERSITY  -  A representative from Western Oregon University will be in GRAC on Friday, April 25, 2008 at  10:00am.  in GRAC. WOU is a public 4 - yr. liberal arts and teachers college.

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY  -  will be in GRAC on Monday, April 28, 2008 at 9:30am. Washington St. U is a public 4 - yr. university. If interested in any of these presentations, come to GRAC for a pass. - N. Okinaka

SCHOLARSHIP & INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

HAWAII COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY  -  Applicant must pursue a career in the healing arts. Amt. - $1,000.00. Deadline: May 23, 2008.

HAWAII PACIFIC HEALTH -  is offering their annual summer internship for graduating high school seniors at Kapiolani Medical Center and Straub Clinic and Hospital. If you are pursuing a career in healthcare, they urge students to explore these  internship opportunities. Students will be able to interact w/ & learn from healthcare professionals. Some participating depts. include: various Nursing depts., Physical Therapy, Pharmacy, Surgery, Respiratory, and many more. You can complete an online application at www.hawaiipacifichealth.org.  For more infor./ application, come to GRAC (port. 12 ).  - N. Okinaka

SENIOR T-SHIRTS

Order your last class t-shirt during lunch recess from April 9 - 15th.  Shirts feature a cool design with all of the names of the Class of 2008.  Pre-sale shirts cost $5.00.  If you wait until May, sizes will be limited and will cost $8.00.  Don't delay!  Act now for the coolest shirts in town. - K. Uyeda

MATH LEAGUE

Next and last meet is Wednesday April 16 at Honokaa High School.  Please come to R206 for permission forms and categoris.  All members going to the meet are to meet in R206 Friday April 11 during lunch recess - no excuses please. - K. Anderson

ALOHA FRIDAY

Thank you to those (especially our spirited staff) who wore Aloha Attire last Friday.  Congratulations to Kamuela Kupihea who was the gift certificate winner.  Remember dress up every Friday during the month of April and be eligible to win.  Come to C102 during morning recess and receive a treat.  Mahalo! - K. Kaleohano

FRIDAY SOUND CREW

Attention Kanoe Bagorio's Sound Crew: Please report to E-Building at 11:45 on Friday, April 11 to set up for lunchtime music. - A. Roberts

ATTENTION SENIORS!

Cap and Gown pick up is scheduled for Friday, April 11th at lunch recess in the library.  Don't forget to bring a picture ID.  An ID is needed in order to pick up your order.  Any questions, see Adam Nagakura.  Thank you! - H. Tagawa

READING CHALLENGE

Today is the last day of  the Reading Challenge, but you have until Monday morning before school to turn in your entries.  We will be tallying the votes Pd. 2.  The entire experience has been so much fun.  I have never seen such excitement about reading and thank Aunty Pua and Principal Koga for supporting our reading efforts.  Thank you to faculty and staff for helping their favorite classes out.  The library's book circulation has skyrocketed and we are actually  having conversations about books.  Be prepared for a great lunch recess program next Thursday, when we feature the whipped cream pie throwing contest and, maybe, Aunty Pua in a Dress? - G. Kobayashi

 

MEETINGS

SENIOR WEEK

The Senior Week committee will be meeting on Friday, April 11 in room F103 (Mr. Higa's class).  All seniors are welcome to attend this meeting to contribute your ideas.  Let's make this year's Senior Week a memorable one.  - J. Higa

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

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Archery Shooting Form/Balance

Introduction/Enhancing your understanding of Medical Terminology

Yoga - M. Respicio

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  04/10/2008                                          Edit Date:  04/10/2008