Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

Bulletin# 024

Thursday September 4, 2008

SY 2008-2009

GENERAL

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

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

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

COLLEGE PRESENTATION

UH HILO - Attention to all Juniors and Seniors ! If you missed the first UHHilo presentation, this is your chance to sign up for the second one. Which will be held on Tuesday, September 16, at 9:45a.m. in the WHS Library. Come to GRAC to sign up for a pass if interested.

HAWAII PACIFIC UNIVERSITY - HPU is a private 4 - yr. university and liberal arts college located in Honolulu, HI. Will be doing a presentation in GRAC on Friday, September 19th, pd. 5, at 10:00am. Come to GRAC to sign up for a pass if interested. - N. Okinaka

MATH LEAGUE

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

FRIDAY SOUND CREW

Attention James Komatsu's Sound Crew: Please report to E-Building at 11:00 Friday, September 5 to set up sound for lunchtime music. Thanks. - A. Roberts

HAWAII YOUTH CONSERVATION CORPS

Students 18yrs. & older - HYCC is a yr. round program( starting in Nov. 2008 & ends Sept. 2009) that provides a hands-on learining experience for young adults interested in careers in natural resource management. Do you love the outdoors? How about preserving Hawaii's unique natural environment ? Or help to maintain trails and erosion control, monitoring of wildlife including forest & coastal birds, fish and other populations? You will also receive a monthly stipend as well as an additional education award.

Alumni & recent graduates are welcome ! Deadline : October 31, 2008. Come to GRAC for more information if you re interested. - N. Okinaka

SAT

Last day to register for the October SAT is Tuesday, September 9th. Come to GRAC for more information. - T. Kawada

NO STUDY HALL THURSDAY, SEPT 4

There will not be any study hall in C 102 today. Study hall will resume on Monday, Sept 8. Sorry for the inconvenience. - P. De Morales

 

SPORTS

BOYS SOCCER CONDITIONING

Boys soccer conditioning will start on Mon. 9/8 at 3:30pm on the WHS baseball field. Completed physical and parent consent form required for participation. - T. Correa

 

MEETINGS

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

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Brief meeting in M 103 at 12:30 lunch recess. T-shirt ordering and plans for a Friday collection. See ya there! - A. Kelly

SENIOR SHARK COUNCIL

Senior class council meeting TODAY, during lunch recess in R-202. All committee chairs and English representatives should attend. Important Homecoming information will be shared. - T. Kawada

 

FACULTY & STAFF

HUI ALOHA SOCIAL-

first one on Sept 12 - see document library for details. - M. Masaki

2008 FEDERAL SURVEY CARDS:

Instructions will be placed in your boxes prior to Sept 2nd. Please look it over and distribute cards or letters during pd 1 on Sept 2nd. Students whose parent/guardian works for or work/live on Federal property are the only ones w/ the cards, ALL OTHERS shld get the blue letter. If any student qualifies and didn't get a card, send the student to the Registrar's office in R101. Some parents/guardians may have been afflicated w/ the Federal govt and no longer qualifies, but ALL cards need to be returned the next day or on SEPT 5TH. Make sure the returned cards is signed by the parent or legal guardian. Thank you for your assistance and cooperation. - M. Masaki

ARCHFILE

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

          Project INSPIRE, technology Integration, Online Professional Development (PD) Program Winter 2008 Update & Highly Qualified Teacher Courses.

          Integrating Global Positioning System (GPS) & Geographical Information System (GIS) Software into the Curriculum - M. Respicio

ARCHFILE

Free Economics & Environment Course for Teachers. More information is available in the main office archfile. - M. Respicio

HUI ALOHA SOCIAL:

Reminder - next Friday, Sept 12th. Please repond BY/ON SEPT. 5TH if you're coming and how many for my food count. Details on document library. Thank you. - M. Masaki

 

Editor: Melissa Respicio Last Edited By: Melissa Respicio

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