Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

Bulletin# 023

Wednesday September 3, 2008

SY 2008-2009

GENERAL

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

2008 FEDERAL SURVEY CARDS:

students who receive a card need to return it, completed and signed by parent or legal guardian, the next day or BY FRIDAY, SEPT 5th to your pd 1 teacher. If your parent or legal guardian work for or work/live on Federal property and you didn't get a card, come to R101 ASAP. - M. Masaki

LIBRARY CLOSED WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY

The library will be closed September 3 and 5 due to Big Island Student Conference and District Librarians' Meetings. Overdue notices will be sent out this week, so please return your books! - G. Kobayashi

JOIN KAT & KEALA TODAY

Smoking Fact of the Day: Over 1,100 people from Hawaii die each year from smoking related diseases. Join Kat & Keala today in the quad during lunch and sign-up for the N.O.T. Program (Not on Tobacco) because it's time to quit! Enjoy prizes, games, displays and learn more about the dangers of smoking. Thanks for improving life one breath at a time. - S. Kojima

REPLACEMENT ID'S

Replacement id's are available at the main office at the cost of $3 each. Please make sure you have exact amount for payment when requesting a new id. Thank you!! - M. Respicio

SENIOR SHARKS!!!

Wanna earn a point towards that precious Commencement ticket??? Sell a Macy's SHOP FOR A CAUSE pass for $5 & earn one point. Proceeds from ticket sales go to the Class of 2009. We only have 75 tickets to sell so stop by GRAC during morning or lunch recess. First come, first served. - T. Kawada

WEDNESDAY SOUND CREW

Attention Kiennan Materne's Sound Crew: Please report to E-Building at 11:00 Wednesday, September 3 to set up sound for the lunchtime assembly in the quad. Thanks. - A. Roberts

TO ALL INDUSTRIAL AND ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY PATHWAY STUDENTS:

The Waiakea High School Technology Learning Center will be offering three, hands-on, after school courses in Network Technology, Computer Programming, and Electric Vehicles. Each course will be offered at no cost and will be held twice a week from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Students can earn one elective credit from each course. These courses are designed for students that have a strong interest and motivation in the world of technology. Additional information and course applications can be picked up from Mr. Kiyan in J-Auto Shop and Dr. Marshall in J-Electronics. Completed applications are due October 3, 2008. - D. Kiyan

MATH LEAGUE

All those wishing to be members please stop by R206 with you dues of $10 by Friday. Thank you. - K. Anderson

ARTS AND COMMUNICATIONS ACADEMY SENIORS:

All Arts and Communications Academy Seniors: Please meet in the Bandroom today during ADVISORY for a presentation by your College Counselor and Fearless Shark Leader, Mrs. Sakai-Kawada. A & C Academy Teachers, please send your seniors to the bandroom. - S. Naungayan

 

SPORTS

BOYS SOCCER SIGN-UP

Boys soccer sign-up and pre-season conditioning meeting will be held Wed 9/3 in front of the gym during morning recess. - T. Correa

 

MEETINGS

FUTURE EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION

Organizational meeting (bring your $5 dues), Wednesday, Sept. 3, lunch recess, U202. - Y. Bright-Poai

SENIORS HELPING WITH HOMECOMING SHIELDS

Please meet Wednesday, September 3 during lunch recess in Q202 to work on homecoming shields - C. Ray

PAAC CLUB

For all those who signed up on Tuesday for the Pacific Asian Affairs Council CLUB, please come to a short meeting this thursday, 9/4, during morning recess to fill out forms. Please also bring anyone else interested in global affairs and statewide competitions. mahalo - L. Kamalani

INTERACT REMINDER

Club membership forms and dues need to be submitted by Friday, Sept 5, 2008. - N. Sumida and P. Clemmer

SENIOR MALE CHEERLEADING

Meeting TONIGHT & tomorrow night at 6:30 p.m. See Vill for location. - T. Kawada

COMMENCEMENT

There will be a meeting for ALL sub-committee chairs on Thursday, Sept. 4th during morning recess in GRAC. ALL chairs are required to attend. See April or Mrs. Sakai-Kawada for information. - T. Kawada

FRESHMEN HOMECOMING DECORATIONS COMMITTEE

Meeting today during lunch recess in D-204 for anyone interested in helping our committee decorate our section of the gym for the Homecoming Kickoff Rally. See Mr. Vicente or Alison if you have any questions. - K. Uyeda

HOMECOMING CLASS CHEER CHAIRS

Meeting today, first recess in P4. - P. Yanagisawa

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

Guidelines for Approval of Academic/Professional Development Credits for Teachers Reclassification School Year 2008 - 2009. - M. Respicio

MID QUARTER FAIR

Just a reminder !! Our first Mid. Quarter Fair is scheduled for this afternoon ! Wednesday, September 3, in the WHS Library at 2:00pm. See you all there ! - N. Okinaka

 

Editor: Melissa Respicio Last Edited By: Melissa Respicio

Date: 09/03/2008 Edit Date: 09/03/2008