Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 100

Thursday  January 29,  2009

SY 2008-2009

 

 

 

                                               

GENERAL

TRIP TO FRANCE

All students going to France:  meet in H-102 on Friday, Jan. 30 during morning recess. - K. Dinges

 SCHOLARSHIPS

BEST BUY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM  -  Students currently in grades 9 - 12 and have a min. cum. G.P.A. of 2.5, demonstrate commitment to   & involvement in volunteer community service or work experience may apply for the scholarship. 1,000 scholarships of $1,500.00 each will be awarded. Deadline: February 15th, 2009. - N. Okinaka

SENIORS WITH COLLEGE MID-YEAR REPORTS

Seniors that are applying to schools that require a Mid-Year report (with updated 1st semester transcripts) are responsible to see Mrs. Tagawa asap.  You must give Mrs. Tagawa the Mid-Year form, updated transcripts and a stamped addressed envelope.  Any questions, please see Mrs. Tagawa. - H. Tagawa

CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY

Recent graduate Chelsea Takahashi who is attending Chapman University in Orange County, California will be doing a presentation on Wednesday, January 28th at 9:45am in GRAC. For those of you who missed talking w/ her, this is your chance to find out about Chapman. Come and "chat" w/ Chelsea to find out more about Chapman. Come to GRAC if interested to get a pass.

 

UNIVERSAL TECHNICAL INSTITUTE  PRESENTATION  -   A representative from UTI will be doing a presentation on February, 16th & 17th in Auto Shop.  UTI offers Automotive, Auto/NASCAR, Diesel, Collision Repair, motocycle, Marine Mechanics programs. They also have financial aid. Make good money, liking what you do. Come to GRAC for a pass if interested. - N. Okinaka

JOURNEY THROUGH THE UNIVERSE

This year's Journey Through the Universe Week will be February 9-13.  There will be activities for children and adults at Borders on Monday, Feb 9 from 5 PM - 7 PM (no ticket required).  Also, a limited number of free tickets are available for Family Science Day (Sunday, Feb 8  from 9 AM - 9 PM) and Family Science Night (Wednesday, Feb 11 from 4 PM - 8 PM).  Please see Mrs. Martin in E-201during non-class time if you are interested in tickets for these events. - L. Martin

THURSDAY SOUND CREW

Attention Kiennan Materne's Sound Crew: Please report to E-Building Thursday, January 29 at 12:00 to set up sound for Cancer Awareness activities. - A. Roberts

OXFORD ADVANCED STUDIES PROGRAM

Are you interested in spending your 2009 summer at Brasenose College in Oxford?  Interested students who have completed 10th grade and have reached the age of 16 by the beginning of the course may apply.  Come to GRAC for more information. - T. Kawada

DISCOVER THE MAGIC OF SPAIN

Spend your summer at Suffolk University Madrid Campus learning more about Spain and its culture.  For more information visit www.suffolk.es/summermadrid. - T. Kawada

SENIOR PROM

Our 2009 Senior Prom entitled SIMPLY FOREVER will be held on Friday, April 10 at the UH-Hilo Sodexho Dining Room.  Permission forms will be available on February 11, 12 & 13 during lunch recess in front of  E-103.  Permission forms are 25 cents each.  Bids will be sold from Wednesday, February 18 through Friday, February 27th during lunch recess in front of E-103.  Bids are $25 for seniors and $30 for guests.  Both cafeteria and library obligations MUST be cleared in order to purchase a bid.  See Cindy, Lindsey M. or Kyla for more information. - T. Kawada

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP

Hawaii Association for Career and Technical Education (HACTE) Scholarship is available for Seniors who will be registered as a full-time student in an Associate of Science degree or Certificate of Achievement program in a career and technical education major at any of the University of Hawaii's community colleges or other accredited post-secondary two year institutions.  Applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA, a statement of career plans, two letters of recommendation, official transcript and a completed and signed application.  Come to GRAC for more information or an application form.  Postmark deadline is Friday, March 20, 2009. - T. Kawada

CALIFORNIA COLLEGE OF ARTS PRE-COLLEGE SUMMER PROGRAM

Pre-College is open to students who have completed their sophomore, junior or senior year of high school by the summer of 2009.  Classes are held on the California College of the Arts Oakland campus from June 29th through July 24th.  Applications and infomation available at www.cca.edu/precollege or in GRAC  Priority deadline is March 20th. - T. Kawada

UH SYSTEMS SCHOLARSHIPS

Seniors planning to enroll at UH-Hilo or UH-Manoa in 2009-2010:  Visit http://www.hawaii.edu/offices/studentaffairs/scholarships/docs/UHF_system_scholarships.pdf for a list of UH Systems Scholarships available to graduating high school seniors.   Go to http://uhsys.scholarships.nelnet.net/ to apply on-line.  Come to GRAC to see a list of scholarships available.   - T. Kawada

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

OUTRIGGER DUKE KAHANAMOKU SCHOLARSHIP  -  Applicant must demonstrate financial need. Participate competitively as an amateur in sports of canoeing, surfing, kayaking, swimming, water polo or vollyball and have a record of accomplishments and intend to compete in college. Min. cum. G.P.A. of 3.0. Deadline: April 1, 2009.

HAWAII COUNTY RONALD REAGAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND  -    Applicant must write an essay on the subject chosen for the year. Amt. between $500 and $1,500. Deadline: April 15th, 2009. If interested in any of these scholarships, come to GRAC. - N. Okinaka

FRIDAY SOUND CREW

Attention James Komatsu's Sound Crew: Please meet at E-Building at 11:00 Friday, January 30 to set up sound for the Cancer Awareness activities. - A. Roberts

 

SPORTS

GIRL'S GOLF

Girl's golf team meet in P-16, lunch recess on Friday 1/30/09.   - R. Shikuma

 

MEETINGS

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

We will have a brief club meeting in room M 103 at 12:30, lunch recess on Thursday, January 29. See you there!  - A. Kelly

SENIOR PROM

There will be a Senior Prom Committee meeting on Friday, 1/30 during lunch recess in GRAC. - T. Kawada

FRESHMAN CLASS COUNCIL

Meeting during lunch recess on Jan. 29.  Lots to discuss!  All officers, committee chairs, and English class reps must attend.  Any other freshmen interested in helping the class are invited to attend.   - K. Uyeda

FRESHMAN AFTERSCHOOL CONCESSION

Meeting on Friday, Jan. 30 during lunch recess in D-203 for anyone interested in helping the afterschool concession committee.     - K. Uyeda

 

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Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  01/28/2009                                          Edit Date:  01/28/2009