Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 109

Friday  February 13,  2009

SY 2008-2009

 

                                               

GENERAL

AP TESTING FEE

Students in AP classes !  Starting February 17th (Tuesday) thru Feb. 27th,  AP testing fee's will be collected in GRAC (port. 12).

Cost for the exam for this school year only - $33.00. That's right ! This is the students portion ! Come by at 1st recess, lunch recess and afterschool. Do Not Send Students During Class Time ! Checks can be made out to Waiakea High School. Also - If you are planning to take more than 1 - test, you do not need to make separate checks, Please Put the Total, & Pay With One Check Only.  Any questions or concerns, come to GRAC or see Mr. Richards. - N. Okinaka

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

HAWAII EDUCATION ASSOCIATION EDUCATORS SCHOLARSHIP  (HEA)  -   is offering two scholarships of $1,000 each to educators who are members of HEA in good standing and have been members for at least one year, and have Baccalaureate degree.   Deadline:  April 1, 2009.

HEA SCHOLARSHIP   -  is offering five scholarships of $1,000 each to deserving high school seniors who are HEA members,or children or grandchildren of HEA members.  Deadline : April 1, 2009.

THE BIG ISLAND PRESS CLUB  -  is offering various scholarships in the amt. of $500 - $1,500.00. Applicant must express an interest in a career in journalism or a related field.  Deadline :  June 10, 2009.

MERRIMAN'S CULINARY SCHOLARSHIP  -  Applicant must have an interest and who plans to become a full-time student in the Food Service program at either the Hilo campus, or the University of Hawaii Center at West Hawaii. Amt. -  $1,050.00.  Deadline:  March 31, 2009.

KAMEHAMEHA - COLLEGE  SCHOLARSHIP   

NA   HO'OKAMA  A  PAUAHI  -  A need based scholarship available to students enrolled in associate's, bachelor's, master's or doctoral degree programs. Deadline :  April 20, 2009.  If interested in any of these scholarships or for more infor. come to GRAC.  - N. Okinaka

VALENTINE'S DAY:

Wear red or pink this Friday, Feb. 13 as we celebrate Valentine's Day!  If you're wearing these colors, come to E-103 during lunch recess for a special treat! - D. Tanabe

HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY:

Enjoy your day and keep safe during this long weekend.    - D. Tanabe

HEART WALK REMINDER

Interact Club members: Heart Walk-- Feb 14, Saturday will meet at Afook Chinen at 6:15am in front of the box office to catch shuttle to Liluokalani Park.  Interact is to help set up and blow up balloons. Plan to be there until about 11:30am. - N. Sumida/P. Clemmer

SENIOR PROM

SENIORS:  Permission forms will be on sale for 25 cents TODAY thru FRIDAY (2/11-2/13) in front E-103 during lunch recess.  - T. Kawada

SCHOLOARSHIPS

FRED & ANNIE CHAN TUITION SCHOLARSHIP  - of $5000 for entering Freshmen to the UHManoa - Information & Computer Sciences Department. Student must pursue a major in computer sciences or closely related fields. Deadline:  March 21, 2009.

BIG ISLAND RETIRED MILITARY ASSOCIATION  -  (BIRMA) - Any child or grandchild of an active duty, reserve, National Guard or retired military member of the armed forces,  may apply. Also qualified having completed at least two  (2) yrs. in a JROTC or Civil Air Patrol program. GPA - 3.0 or higher. Amt. - $500. Deadline:   March 31, 2009.

BARNEY S. FUJIMOTO MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP  - Amt. - $1,000. Available to all seniors who plan to attend an institution w/in the State of HI. Deadline:  April 1, 2009. - N. Okinaka

UH MANOA - COLLEGE OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM

SHIDLER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS  - Seniors who plan to attend UHManoa and is planning to major in Business Administration as the first choice of major will be considered for the Shidler Scholars  Pre-Business Program. As a Freshman and if selected, you will have opportunities to interact w/ business executives, Internship & career service counseling, participation in skill building activities for successful business careers.  It is the largest and most prestigious business program in the State of HI. Any questions, or for more information, you can go to their website at www.shidler.hawaii.edu/scholars   or  contact their business office at :

business@hawaii.edu or  (808) 956-8215. - N. Okinaka

SR. WEEK T-SHIRTS

We are in need for a design for our Senior t-shirts.  Please submit to Mrs. Irie in R202 by March 6. - K. Irie

 

MEETINGS

ART CLUB

There will be a meeting on Friday, February 13, 2009, during lunch.  We need to discuss the community service project.  Please be prompt. - S. Shiigi

MAY DAY CLASS OF 2010

May day sign-ups for Junior participants (boys and girls) interested in performing in this year's program.  Please attend meeting on Fri., Feb. 13 at lunch recess in U203 or see Jennifer Nago - P. Yanagisawa

PAAC CLUB AND AFTER-SCHOOL CLASS MEMBERS

Please attend an important meeting on Friday, 2/13, during morning recess in C-201. We need to get organized for our trip to Honolulu for the PAAC Spring Conference. - L. Kamalani

FRESHMEN CLASS

Every freshman who helped with or performed in Variety Show report to Mrs. Uyeda's room, D204, during lunch recess, Wed., 2/18.  - J. Iokepa

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  02/12/2009                                          Edit Date:  02/12/2009