Please extend a warm Warrior
welcome to the five Japanese students and one teacherfromKurayoshi-KitaHigh School.They will be with us
until Thursday. - D. Tanabe
THE EDWIN M. KUNIYUKI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP-Amt: $1,000.00. Deadline February 28, 2009. Applicant must be a member of the Hawaii Schools Federal Credit
Union. New acct. opening balance requirement is just $25 and can be opened at
either the two branches; in Downtown Honolulu, or at the Town Center of
Mililaninear the theaters. For additional infor.call Hawaii Schools
Federal Credit Union at 791-6229 or toll free 1-866-521-0302, Ext. 229.
VOLCANO COMMUNITY FOUNDATION-has announced it's
continuation of its scholarship program. Applicant must maintain their primary
residence in Volcano. (fr. Akatsuka Orchids (Kahauala Rd.) thru the Volcano Golf Course subdivision).Amt. - $500.Deadline: March 1, 2009.
CHINESE UNIVERSITY WOMEN, INC.-Applicants of Chinese or part Chinese
ancestry may apply.Amt.
- $2,000.Deadline: March 11, 2009. Min. of3.5G.P.A. Personal interivew may be requested.
ROBERT C. BYRD HONORS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM-is a federally-funded
program to promote student excellence & achievement & to recognize
exceptionally able students. G.P.A.3.5 andabove.SAT combined score 1875 on verbal & math, and/or a composite ACT
score of 30. Amt. -$1,500.
Deadline:March 13, 2009.
BIG ISLAND FEDERAL
CREDIT UNION-Applicant must be a
member in good standing of the Big Island Federal Credit Union. Amt. -total of seven (7)
awards -2 - at $2500 each & 5 - at
$1000. Dealine: March 13, 2009.
FILIPINO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF HAWAIIFOUNDATION-Applicant must have cummulative G.P.A. of 3.5. Six scholarships will be awarded
worth at least $3,000.00.Deadline:March 31, 2009. You
may also download them at www.filipinochamber.org/foundation.
AFCEA HAWAIISCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE-is
announcing their annual Scholarship Program. Two scholarship
will be awarded this yr.:Merit-Based
Scholarship - @ $2,000.LTG
Thomas Rienzi Scholarship - @$3,000.Student must be attending a college or
University in the State of HI. studying a hard science or technical
field.Deadline: May 8, 2009.If interested in or for
more infor./ application in
any of these scholarships, come to GRAC. Port. 12. - N. Okinaka
HAWAII ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION & DANCE-(HAHPERD)is offering scholarships in the amt. of two
-$750to high school students &two
- $1250 for college/university students who are planning to major in the field
of teaching Physical Ed. Heath, Dance or Recreational Leadership.
Deadline:February 16, 2009.
HILO WOMEN'S CLUB-Deadline:April 15, 2009. Proven financial need w/ a FAFSA.G.P.A. 2. 5 or
higher required. Applicant must be entering UH-Hilo, or HawaiiComm.College.Amt. -
$1,000.00.If interested in any
of these scholarships or for more infor/application,
come to GRAC.
- N. Okinaka
SGA COMMITTEES PICTURE TAKING:
The following SGA committees will
take their photos today during morning recess in D-201:Sound Crew, Publicity, Locker, Election, Athletic Service.Please be prompt. - D. Tanabe
JUNIORS & SENIORS
Are you interested in attending an
excursion to the Diesel Mechanics and Machine/Welding Programs at HawaiiCommunity College on February 20th from to lunch??If so, come to Q203 COMPASS for a permission
form.. - H. Wegner
AFTER SCHOOL CONCESSION
Please come and support the
Hawaiian Club at their after school concession, daily in C102.Check out the daily specials, as well as
regular menu items like saimin, hot pockets, candies,
drinks and more! - K. Kaleohano
PAAC GLOBAL STUDIES CLASS
Any students interested in Global
Issues that would like .5 Social Studies credit towards graduation, please see Kamalani to sign up for a 2nd semester afterschool
Sign up for this afterschool class (no homework) as soon as possible in
C-201. Also, come see us for more information about island competitions and Honolulu
conferences as well as travel to Asia. - L. Kamalani
HAWAII COMMUNITY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION- Applicant must have financial need, and FAFSA info. Deadline:
April 6th.Awards:five (5)$2,500 scholarships.
DAVID ISHII FOUNDATION-Deadline:April 30, 2009. Two
males & two female golfers will each receive $2,500.00. Any high school
seniors who are currently on their school's golf team may apply.
HAWAII ASSOCIATION OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS-Applicants must be
pursuing a career in accounting.Two (2)$1,000.00are granted to winning scholars who will
be enrolled in a four-yr. college, two (2) $750 sholarships
are for those enrolling in a two yr. accounting program. Deadline:March 31, 2009.
HAWAIICOUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY-Applicant must pursue a
career in the healing arts. FAFSA or SARreport.Amt - (3) $1,000 scholarships.
Deadline:April 23, 2009.
HAWAII EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS ASSOCIATED , INC-Offers
four (4 ) $1,000.00. Must show financial and familial need.FAFSA or SAR report. Deadline: April 23, 2009.
For more information/application to
any of these scholarships, come to GRACA port. 12. - N. Okinaka
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SENIORS
Hawaii Community Foundation
Scholarships are available on-line at www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org.Application
deadline is March 2, 2009.- T. Kawada
VALENTINE'S DAY ROSES:
Pre-orders for Valentine's Day
roses has been extended till Thurs., Jan. 29.Come to E-103 during lunch recess to order
your Valentine's Day roses.Cost is $3
per rose. - D. Tanabe
E-103 will be closed today.Valentine's Day rose pre-orders will
continue tomorrow. - D. Tanabe
SOUND CREW PHOTOS
Attention all Sound Crew members:
Please go to Room D-201 at the start of the first recess Monday, January 26 for
yearbook photos. - A. Roberts
Boys and Girls Track sign upswill be held on
Tuesday, Jan 27 during lunch recess in frontr of the
WHS gym. - T. Correa
TENNIS SIGN-UPS / CONDITIONING
Boys and Girls Tennis sign-ups will
be held on Monday 1/26/09 at at theWHS Tennis Courts.Conditioning workouts will also start on Monday 1/26/09.Completed Physical form
and Parent consent required to participate.Boys and Girls tryouts will start on Feb. 2, 2009. - T. Correa
FACULTY & STAFF
2008 WAGE AND TAX STATEMENT, FORM W-2
Your 2008 W-2 will be available on Friday, January 30, 2009.Please see me or Mrs.
Abraham.Employees who have worked in
more than one position or have transferred from another state agency will
receive only one statement which includes all earnings for the year.Protect your statement from being lost or
for a duplicate is $10.00 and expect a two week wait or more for the
replacement.Payment by personal check
will require more time to process because receipt of funds must be verified.-J. Veriato