Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

Bulletin# 163

Tuesday May 19, 2009

SY 2008-2009

 

GENERAL

2009-10 COURSE SCHEDULE PICK UP:

will be available on Wednesday, July 22 (last names A-K) and Thursday, July 23 (last names L-Z) from 9:00 - 1:00 pm at the cafeteria lanai. Payments to be collected: Yearbook $50 ($5 extra for name engraving), student fees $27 for juniors/seniors and $26 for sophomores/freshmen, book locker $5 and lunch account deposit (any amount). Separate payments by cash or check are requested, payable to Waiakea High School. Campus tour guides, NJROTC information, student parking applications ($5) Student credit union and PTSA ($15) sign-ups will also be available. Call the Registrar's office at 974-4888 x 241 from 7:30 am until 4:00 pm for further questions or concerns. - M. Masaki

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO - ORIENTATION PRESENTATION

Attention Seniors !! If you have been accepted to UHHilo in the Fall, come to GRAC to sign up for the Orientation Presentation. The presentation will answer some frequently asked questions as how to register ? How do I find out my grades ? Meeting w/ the Professors, how to establish a UH Portal ? Housing ? And more. The presentation will be on Wednesday, May 20th. at 9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. in the WHS - Cafe. Any questions or concerns, come to GRAC. Port. 12. - N. Okinaka

AFTER-SCHOOL CONCESSION

Hungry?? Check out the after-school concession starting May 18-29 in E103. Daily specials include: double-cheeseburger, pizza,, McChicken sandwiches, soft tacos, and hot dogs. - P. Yanagisawa

CLASS OF 2012 COMMITTE CHAIR SIGN-UPS

All those interested in becoming a committee chair for the 2009-2010 school year please sign-up in Mrs. Uyeda's room by Thursday, May 21st and you will be considered for the position. - K. Uyeda

COMMENCEMENT TICKETS

SENIORS: Stop by E-103 on TUESDAY, 5/19 during lunch recess to pick up your first set of Commencement tickets. ALL OBLIGATIONS NEED TO BE CLEARED in order to pick up your tickets. - T. Kawada

SENIORS: MEMORIAL DAY LEIS

Seniors, please help out your class by bringing ti leaf or making ti leaf leis for Memorial Day. The deadline for all leis is coming up soon. Please bring ti leaf and/or leis to Q202 or see Alyssa Sato for details regarding lei making sessions. - C. Ray

SENIOR AWARD RECIPIENTS:

Seniors who will be receiving an award/scholarship at the Senior Awards Night on Weds., please dress appropriately, Sunday's best or aloha attire...no shorts, t-shirts, or puka jeans. If you are unable to attend, please see Mrs. Tagawa or Mrs. Tanabe as soon as possible. - D. Tanabe

SENIOR AWARDS:

Come and support the seniors who will be receiving awards/scholarships at the annual Senior Awards, this Weds., May 20, 7 p.m. at the WHS cafeteria. A senior farewell video highlighting the Class of 2009's four years at WHS will also be shown. - D. Tanabe

SOPHOMORE CLASS MEMORIAL DAY LEI MAKING:

All sophomores are encouraged to attend Memorial Day lei making, every day after school beginning on Monday in E-103. These are the last three days to reach our goal. If you cannot attend, please bring in green ti leaves. Go Pandas! - D. Tanabe

SENIOR CLASS MEMORIAL DAY LEIS

Those of you who have been storing Memorial Day ti leaf leis for the senior class, please bring them to school next Wednesday, May 20, so that the leis can defrost before Thursday's packing. Please take them to Q201. If you had boxes with them, please bring the boxes, too, so we can use them to pack all the leis on Thursday. - C. Ray

SHARK WEEK

Hey Seniors! Don't forget! This week is SHARK WEEK! Show your class spirit and participate in all the week's festivities.

TODAY is "Tourist Tuesday"! Come dressed as a tourist & bring your favorite Senior class advisor to the Quad at lunch to participate in the Faculty Dress-Up competition.

TOMORROW is "Comic Book Day". Dress up in character & participate in the obstacle courses.

THURSDAY is "Shark Pride Day". Wear your Shark Shirt & come to the Quad with your Senior Spirit for a picnic & live entertainment by Hilo Roots.

FRIDAY is "Future Friday". Dress up as you see yourself 10 years from now & bring memorabilia to put in our time capsule! Sign ups for all activities are in GRAC. - T. Kawada

 

 

TUESDAY SOUND CREW

Attention Malcolm Mizuba's Sound Crew: Please report to E-Building at 12:00 Tuesday, May 19 to set up sound for Senior Week activities. - A. Roberts

SENIOR HONORS ENGLISH SUMMER HOMEWORK MEETING ON FRIDAY

IF YOU SIGNED UP FOR SENIOR HONORS ENGLISH NEXT YEAR, PLEASE ATTEND A MANDATORY MEETING DURING LUNCH RECESS ON FRIDAY, MAY 22, IN R205. YOU WILL RECEIVE YOUR SUMMER HOMEWORK. SEE MRS. NAUNGAYAN PRIOR TO THAT DAY IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND ON FRIDAY. - S. Naungayan

SATURDAY SCHOOL

Did you miss out on attending Saturday School this past weekend? You still have two more chances to make up your absences. The last two Saturday Schools of the year will be May 23 and May 30 from 8:00am-12:20pm in the school cafeteria. Please bring your student ID to have admission into the sessions. All school rules apply. If you have any questions or need to know your current attendance status please see Mrs. Kiyonaga in P4. - L. Kiyonaga

NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS

Election of next year's officers is ongoing. Please stop by R101 (Mrs. Nekoba's office) to cast your ballot. Voting will end Friday, May 22. - J. Nekoba

WEDNESDAY SOUND CREW

Attention Malcolm Mizuba's Sound Crew: Please report to E-Building Wednesday, May 20 at 11:30 to set up sound for Senior Week activities. - A. Roberts

JUNIORS!

If you have made and/or stored any Ti-leaf leis, we will be collecting them on Wed., May 20 in P4. - P. Yanagisawa

SR. T-SHIRTS

Pick up your ordered shirts in R202 on Wed. 5-20 during recesses. A limited about of extras will be sold for exactly $12 after song practice (no $ change given). - K. Irie

 

SPORTS

ATHLETIC AWARDS NIGHT

ATHLETIC AWARDS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED ON THURS 5/28 STARTING AT 6:30 PM IN THE WHS GYM - T. Correa

BOYS BOWLING TRYOUT MEETING

MEETING FOR ALL BOYS INTERESTED IN TRYING OUT FOR THE 2009/10 WHS BOYS BOWLING TEAM WILL BE HELD ON TUES. 5/26 AT 3:30PM IN THE HILO LANES CONFERENCE ROOM. - T. Correa

 

MEETINGS

KEY CLUB

General Membership meeting today at lunch in Q-201. If you cannot attend submit a written note to your grade level board director. - K. Sato

SIERRA STUDENT COALTION MEETING FOR ELECTIONS AND CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABILITY

Club members please meet on Thursday, May 21 at lunch recess in M 103. - A. Kelly

JAPANESE-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY

There will be meeting on wed. May 20 during lunch recess starting at 12:00, in Rm. C103. Please be prompt - L. Otsubo

LEO CLUB

meeting today, lunch recess in B-102 - J. Hosaka

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

Summer 2009 Professional Development Courses (3 PD Credits)

Informational meeting sponsored by the Hawai'i Teacher Standards Board. Learn about the National Board Certification. The meeting for the Big Island (Hilo) will be from 3:30 - 4:30 pm at the District Office Annex, Room 1 on Thursday, May 28, 2009. - M. Respicio

 

Editor: Melissa Respicio Last Edited By: Melissa Respicio

Date: 05/18/2009 Edit Date: 05/18/2009