Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 048

Tuesday  October 23,  2007

SY 2007-2008

 

 

GENERAL

PANDAS NEEDED:

It's not too late!  The Class of 2011 is in need of marchers for the Homecoming Parade.  Get your permission forms from Scot Sanehira, Alyssalyn Buyuan, or any class officer.   - D. Tanabe

HOMECOMING WEEK 2007:

Tomorrow is a DAY AT THE RACES.  Come dressed in racing attire (car, bicycle, mechanic, jockey, etc.)  and enter the Road Rally along with the costume contest.  All activities are happening during lunch recess in the quad.   - D. Tanabe

HOMECOMING GRAND MARSHALS:

The Homecoming committee is pleased to announced Dr. Patricia Nekoba and Mrs. Jessie Veriato as this year's parade grand marshals.  Come and join them in the Homecoming Parade on Friday, Oct. 26 beginning at

3:30 p.m. at Sparky Kawamoto Swim Stadium.   Permission forms are available from you class advisors. - D. Tanabe

COLLEGE PRESENTATION

CHAMINADE -  A representative from Chaminade will be doing a presentation in GRAC on Monday, October 29, 2007 at 10 a.m.

Chaminade has 23 Bachelor Degree Programs, as well as a Masters Degree Program in Education, Business Admin., Psychology, and Criminal Justice. Sign up for a pass if interested. - N. Okinaka

ALL SENIORS WHO TOOK THE COMPASS TEST

If you are interested in attending Hawaii Community College next school year, the "Kama'aina  Application" came  in. Please pick up an application at Q203 ASAP - G. Victorine

KEY CLUB

Any members who did not sign-out a UNICEF box should do so as soon as possible with Mrs. Sato or Chad Matsui.  Remember that this is a MANDATORY project and those who do not participate will be on probation.  All boxes must be returned by November 6th or sooner. - K. Sato

ELKS NATIONAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP  

Senior Scholarship opportunity - The Elks National Foundation of the Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks of the USA is offering the 2008 "Most Valuable Student" scholarship nationwide to high school seniors who are pursuing a 4 year degree on a full-time basis in a college/university in the USA.  Winners will receive 4 year awards ranging from $4,000 - $60,000.  Applicants must be citizens of the US and will be judged on financial need, leadership and scholarship.  Completed applications must be received at the Hilo Elks Lodge on or before January 11, 2008.  They can be mailed or dropped off at 150 Kinoole Street, Hilo, HI.  Applications will then advance through local, district and state competitions to reach the national competition.  For the application, go to www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm or go to GRAC. - H. Tagawa

BURGER KING SCHOLARS PROGRAM

Senior scholarship opportunity!  The 2008 Burger King Scholars Program is offering a $1,000 scholarship.  Applicants must be high school seniors who: maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, work part-time an average of 15 hrs per week, 40 weeks per year, actively involved in community service activities, demonstrate financial need and plan to enroll in an accredited 2 or 4 year college, university or vocational/technical school by the Fall of the application year.  Log on today at www.bk.com/scholars to apply.  Last day to submit applications is by postmark deadline, February 15, 2008. - H. Tagawa

MENSA EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

Senior scholarship opportunity!  Awards are made on the basis of an essay of no more than 550 words that describe the applicant's career, vocation, or academic goals.  It is not necessary that the applicant be a member of Mensa.  The only eligibility requirement are that the applicant be enrolled, for the academic year following the award, in a degree program in an accredited US institution of post-secondary education and that the applicant be currently residing in the area of a participating local group of American Mensa.  Go to www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships to print the official entry forms.  All entries must be postmarked on or before January 15, 2008. - H. Tagawa

PUERTO RICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY OF HAWAII SCHOLARSHIP

Senior scholarship opportunity!  This Society offers up to two annual scholarships of $500 each to outstanding students who will be enrolled full-time at an accredited 4 year university in Hawaii for the 2008 - 2009 academic year.  All applicants must be Hawaii residents and must be a graduating senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.  The principal bases for consideration for this award are:  academic achievement and scholastic ability, character and motivation and financial need.  For more information or for the scholarship application, go to GRAC.  Deadline is February 1, 2008. - H. Tagawa

 

 

 

SENIOR CLASS HOMECOMING MARCHERS:

Please submit your completed permission form to Mrs. Poai or Sean Costales by Wednesday, October 24!  Let's go Vipers! - Y. Bright-Poai

ABOUT FACE PROGRAM

Hurry and turn in your About Face application form to your counselor.  Limited space is still available.  Earn $240 for attending 16 class sessions.  Classes start November 2. - M. Akiona

C/O 2009 HOMECOMING PARADE PARTICIPANTS

The Homecoming competitions are not over yet!  There's still the parade competition.  So far there are only a sad TWELVE juniors who have turned in their permission forms to march in Friday's parade.  You MUST have a permission form in to Mrs. Ray in Q202 to march in the parade.  Please pick them up from Q202 or from Tessie Switzer and turn them in this week, or bye bye competition. - C. Ray

HOMECOMING 2007 ROAD RALLY ACTIVITY;

Please come to E-103 to sign up for wednesday's (October 24) Road Rally Activity.  Prizes for ALL participants will be rewarded.  Positions are limited.  Let's go warriors! - D. Tanabe

 

MEETINGS

KEY CLUB

General Membership meeting today at lunch in Mrs. Sato's room (Q-201).  If you cannot make it to the meeting, please submit your excuse note to your grade level Board Director. - K. Sato

SPANISH CLUB MEETING

Officers' meeting on October 23rd during lunch recess.

All members meeting on October 24th during lunch - S. Kiriu

ART CLUB

There will be a short meeting on Tuesday, October 23rd, during first recess. Please be prompt.    - S. Shiigi

LEO CLUB

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

 

FACULTY & STAFF

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Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  10/22/2007                                          Edit Date:  10/22/2007