Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 104

Thursday  February 5,  2009

SY 2008-2009

 

                                               

GENERAL

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

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

FRESHMAN/SOPHOMORE BANQUET:

Today is the last day to purchase Freshman-Sophomore Banquet bids outside of E-103 during lunch recess.  Permission forms will not be distributed today.  See yesterday's bulletin for more info. - D. Tanabe

VALENTINE COOKIE SALE

The WHS Cooking Club is selling Valentine Cookies for $2.00. Pre-Sale begins Monday, 2/2 to Thursday, 2/5 fronting E-103 during recess. - P. Gutzeit

YOKOSO (WELCOME) JAPAN!

The A&C academy announces its most exciting trip: 10 days in Japan!  Venues include: Osaka, Kyoto, Nara, Hakone-Mt. Fujii, and Tokyo.  Trips dates are from March 9-18, 2010.  Only 30 positions on this tour!  Students have priority, but adults may join if there are unfilled positions.  NETC has an easy-payment plan!  See Mrs. Naungayan in R205 for price worksheet and more info. parent meeting on February 18th from 6-8 p.m. in the library. - S. Naungayan

MANDATORY JUNIOR VARIETY SHOW PRACTICE ON FRIDAY!

ATTENTION JUNIOR CLASS ACT VARIETY SHOW PARTICIPANTS:  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6TH, MANDATORY PRACTICE IN R205 FROM 10 TO 3.  MAKE SURE YOU ARE ON TIME.  ATTENDANCE WILL BE BY SIGN-IN WITH TIME ARRIVED. - S. Naungayan

VARIETY SHOW PRACTICES CONTINUE!

Anyone involved in Variety Show is welcome to dance in the Finale Act of the Variety Show.  Come to as many of the upcoming paractices as you can to learn the dance.  It's fun because there's no pressure since the Finale is NOT part of the competition!  Today, there's practice right after school at 2:30 p.m. in M-102.  Tomorrow, there are two rehearsals, one at 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. and one at 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. also in M-102.  Come and have fun! - M. Ellsworth

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Members! We will have a FAST recycle pick up immediately after school  TODAY! :) Come to M103 to reap the benefits, points towards our next activity. - A. Kelly

 

WHS NEWSPAPER VALENTINE'S DAY SHOUT-OUTS!

Have a secret crush and can't tell them in person? Whether you're shouting out to your sweetheart or pet iguana, share your feelings with the Ka Leo O Ke Koa Valantine's edition! Our journalistic cupids will be stationed outside Tanabe's during lunch recess on 2/5, 2/9 and 2/10. Shoutouts are free: you can't buy love after all!    - A. Kelly

COAST GUARD ACADEMY

 Juniors & Seniors -   Are you physically fit  & adventuresome, enjoy science & math?  How does protecting America's environment and our ports and waterways sound ? Conduct search and rescue missions, stop illegal drugs, immigrants, and other threats to our borders. If you answered YES to any of these questions - the Coast Guard Academy might be for you.  Come and listen to a Coast Guard Academy representative on Wednesday, January 11th @ 8:30am. in GRAC. Sign up for a pass in GRAC if interested. - N. Okinaka

 

SPORTS

 

 

MEETINGS

SGA CONGRESS MEETING:

There will be an SGA Congress Meeting TODAY,  11:50 am in the cafeteria.  All SGA chairpersons, social studies reps, class and service club presidents, please attend. - D. Tanabe

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

The Hawaii Education Association (HEA) is offering two scholarships of $1,000 each to educators who are members of the HEA in good standing and have been members for at least one year.  These scholarships are intended to assist members who plan to continue their education in 2009-2010 - M. Respicio

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  02/04/2009                                          Edit Date:  02/04/2009