Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

          

 Bulletin# 080

Wednesday  December 12,  2007

SY 2007-2008

 

 

 

 

 

GENERAL

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

HAWAII ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION & DANCE  -  (HAHPERD) Is in search of college bound and college students interested in the field of teaching Health, Physical Ed., Dance or Recreational Leadership. G.P.A - 3.0. Amt. - $750.00. Deadline :  March 1, 2008.

 

UH MANOA TUITION SCHOLARSHIP INTO COMPUTER SCIENCE -  Incoming students who are interested in pursuing a research career in the field of information and computer science. The scholarship program covers up to two semesters of tuition (tot. amt. will not exceed $5952.00)  Deadline March 22, 2008.

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

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP

 MARINE CORPS SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION -  Need money for college or vo-tech school ? If you are the child of a Marine and your family income is $77,000 or less. Deadline: March 3, 2008. Also, all children whose parents is participating or has participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom: they have additiona scholarship funding for you also. Call (800) - 292 - 7777, or go online: mcsf.org for an application.

 

NFIB YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR AWARD - The applicant should demonstrate entrepreneurial spirit and initiative, such as starting his/her own business, participation in organizations such as DECA, FBLA, Junior Achievment, NFTE, FFA, amoung others. Students can apply online - www.NFIB.com/YEA, also at www.goonline.cc.  Access key: NFIB. Amt. - $1,000.00 - $10,000.00 scholarship if selected as "Young Entrepreneur of the year. For information/application, come to GRAC.

 

HAMAKUA MUSIC FESTIVAL, INC.  - Calling all young musicians 14 - 19 yrs. of age ! The Hamakua Music Festival is pleased to announce it's scholarship competition.  If you have musical talent, or interested in pursuing music, check out this scholarship! Send a demo cassette or CD demonstrating your talent. The finalist will be invited to perform a live auditon that will be held at Honokaa People's Theatre !  Deadline: February 29, 2008. For information/application on any of these scholarships, come to GRAC.  - N. Okinaka

HAWAII-OKINAWA STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM:

Students who are interested in going to Okinawa this summer may pick up an application in E-103.  Selected students from throughout the state are expected to pay for their airfare (approx. $1,200), passport ($70-&85), any omiyage (gifts) for the host family, and any personal purchases.  The Okinawan host family and government will pay for ground transportation, meals, accommodations, and field trips in Okinawa.  The trip is set for June 6-21, 2008.  Deadline to submit application is March 7, 2008. - D. Tanabe

DECA STORE CLOSING

The DECA Warrior Store will be closing for the holidays from Thursday, December 13th.  Last day for sales will be on Tuesday, December 11th, stop by and take advantage of our HOLIDAY SPECIALS (buy one, get one FREE).  See flyer for details.  Thank you for supporting the DECA Warrior Store and have a Happy Holiday Season! - S. Kojima

BLOOD DRIVE

Please pick up blood drive permission forms in front of E103 all week.  Forms are due by December 14th. Give the gift of life!  - Y. Bright-Poai

NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP

To all members of the National Honor Society -  The National Association of   Secondary School Principals is offering the National Honor Society Scholarship. Amt. $1,000 -  $13,000 total.  Awards not based on financial need. Deadline: December 17th, 2007. Please turn in all applications to Mrs. Tagawa. For an application/ information, come to GRAC. Port. 12. - N. Okinaka

ATTENTION ALL MARTIAL ARTS STUDENTS

Please come to a short meeting Wednesday, Dec. 12 during first recess in C-204 regarding a martial arts demonstration planned for February. - M. Ellsworth

BLOOD DRIVE:

Friday will be the last day to turn in your completed Blood Drive permission form (bright green).  All completed forms will be accepted in front of E103 and to Mrs. Poai in U202. - Y. Bright-Poai

SENIORS

Seniors!  Second Quarter/First Semester ends on the 20th.  Make sure that you are passing all of your classes and have made up your absences.  Don't forget about graduation requirements and that you are responsible for checking on your grades and your attendance.  Graduation is 6 months away and you don't want to run out of gas now!- H. Tagawa

HOLIDAY HO-HO-HO DOWN:

Come to the quad during lunch recess and watch your favorite teacher get a holiday make-over.   - D. Tanabe

WINTER PROGRAM

Reminder to all sophomore participants:  Please report to the gym at lunch on Thurs., Dec. 12/13 for screening. - P. Yanagisawa

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

SPANISH CLUB

Attention all Spanish Club Members!!! We will be having caroling practice Friday the 7th, Monday the 10th, Wednesday the 12th, Friday the 14th, and Monday the 17th. If you miss the first meeting and wish to obtain a songbook, please see Seņora Kiriu ASAP. - S. Kiriu

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Remember that there is  no meeting on Wednesday.  The meeting this week will be Friday, December 14th after school.  We will recycle then have our end of the semester celebration! - K. Williamson

WAIAKEA WRITERS GROUP

Last ditch, mandatory meeting, Thursday, December 13 during morning recess. - K. Williamson

BLOOD DRIVE

Please bring all permission forms from your "recruits"!  Meeting, lunch recess, U202, Friday. - Y. Bright-Poai

COMMENCEMENT MEETING

There will be a commencement meeting today during lunch recess in P5.  Any questions?  See Katie Kouchi.  Thank you! - H. Tagawa

 

FACULTY & STAFF

BLOOD DRIVE:

Our annual Blood Drive will be held on Thursday, January 24th from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Please send me an e-mail stating a possible appointment time that would work best for you!  We are trying desperately to break our state record of 159 pints that we achieved last year!  We so appreciate your generosity! - Y. Bright-Poai

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  12/11/2007                                          Edit Date:  12/11/2007