Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 073

Monday  December 3,  2007

SY 2007-2008

 

GENERAL

NOVANET REMINDER

If you are signed up for NovaNet, you have only  until Dec 20 to complete your coursework.

There will NOT be any NovaNET 2nd semester.  See your counselor if you have classes/credits to make up.

The computer lab is open for your use after school Monday thru Thursday from 2-3pm.

See Ward Kanaka'ole if you have any questions or concerns. - P. De Morales

SCHOOL SPIRIT STORE:

Need any gifts?  Too cold in the morning?  Come to the WHS School Spirit Store in E-103 to purchase jackets, sweatshirts, post-it notes, notepad w/ pen, manicure sets, etc.  Prices range from 50 cents to $47.   Shop now for best selection. - D. Tanabe

WE MOVED!

The Waiakea SFF Student Credit Union is NOW LOCATED in B-202! Stop by to open an account today, we are open during lunch.   Great news!  The ATM is NOW WORKING, withdrawals may be done in increments of $1, $5, $10, or $20.  Thank you for your support!  - S. Kojima

JUNIOR BALL BIDS

 Junior Ball will be on Saturday, February 2 at UHH Sodexho from 6:00pm until 10:00pm. This year's theme is "Masquerade Ball"

Junior Ball bids will be sold at E103 during lunch recess starting Tuesday, Dec 4 through Thursday, Dec 13.  Cost for WHS students is $30;  guests (under age 21) pay $37.  All cafeteria and library obligations must be cleared.  There will be a 25 cent refundable fee per application form. - M. Akiona

WHS FLASH (JUMP) DRIVES:

USB 2.0 Flash Hard Drives (512 MB) with "Waiakea Warriors" imprint are available in E-103 for $20.  Great for gifts.   - D. Tanabe

STUDENT DOOR DECORATING CONTEST:

Form a team of four, ask a teacher if you could decorate his/her door, and submit the entry form to E-103 by Dec. 7.  Winter Week is right around the corner! - D. Tanabe

FRESHMAN ORIENTATION OHANA NIGHT:

If you have siblings or relatives who are coming up to high school next year, please invite them to the Freshman Orientation Ohana Night on Tuesday, Dec. 4 from 5 - 7 pm in the WHS cafeteria. Come & listen to a student panel, administrators, registrar, athletic director, counselors, Freshman House teachers, curriculum coordinator, and academies.   See Mrs. Nekoba or Mrs. Tanabe for more info. - D. Tanabe

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO, CHANCELLOR'S SCHOLARSHIP

The Chancellor's Scholarship is a 4 year tuition scholarship.  To qualify for this scholarship, students must be in the top 10% of their graduating class, a GPA of 3.5 or better and have demonstrated leadership and/or community service.  Students interested in this scholarship must complete the application, send official transcripts and SAT or ACT scores, 2 letters of reference (at least one must be from a teacher or counselor) and complete a personal statement.  Please see Mrs. Tagawa for an application.  The deadline is January 31, 2008. - H. Tagawa

KANELEHUA CHORALE CONCERT:

The Kanelehua Chorale will be holding a performance at Palace Theatre on Sunday, Dec. 9 beginning at 3:00 p.m.  They are specially inviting East Hawaii high school students to attend free of charge.  The sponsored tickets are courtesy of KTA Super Stores and HPM Building Supplies.  If you are interested in attending, please come to E-103 and leave your name with Mrs. Tanabe.  Deadline is Weds., Dec. 5. - D. Tanabe

VARIETY SHOW TALENT ACTS

Don't forget to turn in your required forms with parent signature as soon as possible and schedule your audition in Room C-204 any time except during class.  All auditions will be held on Saturday, December 8, so sign up now to get the time that works for you.  Slots are filling up and it only takes one representative for your act to schedule a time slot.  Forms are still available in Room C-204 for those who want to audition.  Hurry!  Time is running out! - M. Ellsworth

PURCHASE MOVIE TICKETS

The Waiakea SFF Student Credit Union is now selling Super Saver ($6.50 - with restrictions) and Ultimate Super Saver ($7.50 - with no restrictions)  Movie Tickets to credit union members ONLY.   So see a member service rep in B-202 to open an account today!  If you open an account and become a member, you will get a FREE MOVIE TICKET, limited time offer. - S. Kojima

 

 

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

SAM WALTON COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP -  is available through  www.walmartfoundation.org. Deadline for entry is January 14, 2008. Amt. $1,000.

FILIPINO WOMEN'S LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP  -  two types of scholarships and award amts. available. University Scholarship w/ in the State of HI. & Community College Scholarship.  Student must be of Filipino ancestry, cum. GPA of 3.5 or higher. The recipient must limit their place of study to an institution of higher learning w/in the state of Hawaii. Deadline: March 16, 2008.

THE COLLEGE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE & HUMAN RESOURCES  (CTAHR) - would like to announce the Charles Reid Scholarship. Amt. $1,000 will be awarded for students planning to pursue a degreee in Veterinary Medecine. For more infor. please go to this website: http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/ctahr2001/Academics/Scholarship.html . Deadline: May 15, 2008. For information/application to any of these scholarships, come to GRAC.

 - N. Okinaka

SENIORS PARTICIPATING IN WINTER PROGRAM

Practices are Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays from 6:00-8:00 pm in the library and Wednesdays and Thursdays in D-204 from 2:00-3:00. Everyone who is participating needs to show up for at least 2 practices a week or you will be dropped from the program. If you want to drop out now is the time to let us know. If there are any questions, please contact Jessica Pajo or Mrs. Iokepa. - J. Iokepa

BROWNIE SUNDAE FOR SALE

Purchase a  Brownie Sundae afterschool this week in R 104 for $1.00.  Support your Sophomore Class of 2010 - L. Okuna

SANTA STORE:

THE SCHOOL-WIDE SERVICE PROJECT IS ON!  If anyone forgot to bring new items in, please bring them to E-103 by Weds., Dec. 5.   - D. Tanabe

SCHOOL PRIDE DAY:

School Pride Day is this Weds.  Wear any school-logo attire and come to E-103 before school to sign up for the SPD drawing.  You may be eligible to win a PKP gift card.  Show your Warrior Pride! - D. Tanabe

 

SPORTS

WHS CANOE PADDLING

Sign-ups for the WHS Canoe Paddling team will be held on Wed 12/5/07 during lunch recess in front of the gym. - T. Correa

WHS VARSITY BASEBALL PLAYERS

All RETURNING varsity baseball players are asked to attend a very important meeting in E - 102 on Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 12:10 pm.  If you can't attend this meeting, then see me before hand.  Do not send someone else in your place. - G. Mau

 

MEETINGS

HAWAIIAN CLUB

Meeting on Tuesday, December 4, 2007 during morning recess in room C102.  Please be prompt. - K. Kaleohano

SPANISH CLUB

Anyone interested in caroling should come visit the spanish club HQ to sign up and find out what's going on!! Caroling Practice will be on Wednesday the fifth of December at lunch recess. - S. Kiriu

DEBATE TEAM  

Next meeting will be Tuesday, Dec. 4 during morning recess in Room C-204.   See Miss Ellsworth or Emma Fenn for more information.   Let the debating continue! - M. Ellsworth

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  11/30/2007                                          Edit Date:  11/30/2007