Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 015

Thursday  August 21,  2008

SY 2008-2009

 

 

                                               

GENERAL

COLLEGE PRESENTATIONS

SEATTLE UNIVERSITY  -   A representative from Seattle University will be doing a presentation in GRAC (port. 12) on Wednesday, September 3, at 11:45a.m. Seattle University  is a private 4 - yr. university.

UNIVERSITY OF OREGON  -  Public 4 - yr. university, located 110 mil. from Portland.  A representative will be in GRAC on Monday, September 8, at 8:30a.m.

UNIVERSITY OF PORTLAND  -  Private 4 - yr. university, located in Portland, Oregon. A representative will be in GRAC on Friday, September 19, (pd. 7) at 12:15.  If interested in any of these presention, come to GRAC  to sign up for a pass. - N. Okinaka

SCHOOL PICTURE TAKING

Picture taking for all underclassmen will take place on August 21, 2008 and August 22, 2008 during English class.  All students are asked to fill out an order form and bring money for the exact amount of the package on the day they are being photographed. If you have questions or you need an picture taking envelope, please come to D-201.  - K. Castillo

SENIOR ADS

There are 10 pages of senior ads remaining.  If you are a senior who is interested in purchasing an ad, please bring money to D201 by Friday, August 22, 2008.  See Mrs. Castillo in D-201 for more information. - K. Castillo

SENIOR YEARBOOK DEADLINES

Seniors, please continue to bring in baby photos, extra photos and sayings until Friday, August 22, 2008.  Also, if you did not take a senior photo and you'd still like to be in the yearbook, see Mrs. Castillo in D-201 by Wednesday, August 20, 2008.  Senior Parent ad sales and parent patron donations are due on August 29, 2008.  If you have any questions regarding any of these items, please see Mrs. Castillo in D-201. - K. Castillo

CLASS OF 2012 T-SHIRTS -

Pre-order your class t-shirt from today through Aug. 29th for a low cost of $11.00 for sizes small to extra large or $12.00 for XXL - XXXL.  Let's show your class spirit and unity by wearing your colors on Thursdays and during Homecoming.   If you wait until after the 29th prices will increase to $14.00 for S-XL and $15.00 for XXL - XXXL.  So, order your shirt today for a reasonable cost. Orders can be made  front of E-103 during lunch recess.  Cash or checks payable to WHS Class of 2012 will be accepted.   Don't miss out!  The shirts are cool!  Go Dragons!   - K. Uyeda

GROMET FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

This scholarship is available to seniors who come from financially disadvantaged backgrounds, with a GPA of 3.5 or above, planning to enroll in a 4 year college or university.  $1,500 annually for students attending Hawaii universities and $5,000 annually for students attending mainland universities.  Applications must be post marked or e-mailed by Monday, October 20th.  Applications and more information available in GRAC. - T. Kawada

HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIP

Available for full-time high school seniors who intend to pursue a bachelor's degree at an accredited 2 or 4 year institution. Eligibility criteria includes financial need, co-curricular and community service activities, a minimum GPA of 2.0, and US citizenship.  On-line application available at www.horatioalger.org/scholarships.  Deadline for applications and supporting documents is October 30th.  Faxes/emails will NOT be accepted.  Come to GRAC for more information. - T. Kawada

MATH LEAGUE

All those wishing to be members of this years MATH LEAGUE should participate in a placement assessment to be given Friday August 22 in R206 during lunch recess.  I you are unable to make please see Mr. Anderson or Nolan Kamataki for a make up as soon as possible. - K. Anderson

COLLEGE PRESENTATIONS

UNIVERSITY OF DENVER, COLORADO -  A private 4 yr. university located  8 mi. from downtown. Will be doing a presentation on Monday, September 15, at 8:30a.m. in GRAC (port.12).

WILLAMETTE UNIVERSITY  -  Is a private 4 yr. university and liberal arts college, located 45 mi. from Portland. A representative will be doing a presentation in GRAC (port. 12) on Thursday, September 18, at 8:30 a.m.  If interested in any of these presentations, come to GRAC for a pass. - N. Okinaka

 

MEETINGS

SPANISH CLUB MEETING

Interested and returning members:  The first meeting will be on Friday, August 22 during lunch recess in U-302.  See you there! - S. Kiriu, /

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

We will be doing our first recycle pick up this Friday after school! Please meet at M103 for your team assignment. New members welcome! It takes about 20 minutes and the service points add up! Go Green! - A. Kelly

ART CLUB MEETING

Interested and returning members.  The first meeting will be on Monday, August 25, during lunch recess in H101.   - S. Shiigi

CLASS OF 2012 COUNCIL MEETING -  

Meeting for all officers, committee chairs, English class reps., and advisors of the mighty Dragons will be held in D-203 during lunch recess on Thursday, Aug. 21st.  Please see Mrs. Uyeda if you cannot attend.  Anyone else who is willing to make a difference is encouraged to attend.    - K. Uyeda

JUNIOR HOMECOMING CHAIRS

Meeting for all homecoming chairs on Thurs., Aug. 21st at lunch (12:30 pm) recess in P4. - P. Yanagisawa

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Holla! Fast meeting at 12:30 lunch recess on Thursday in M103 to discuss Friday's pick up. C'mon on up. - A. Kelly

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

Learning opportunities for professional development are offering the following courses Educating the head, hand & heart through service learning and Service learning 101. - M. Respicio

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  08/20/2008                                          Edit Date:  08/20/2008