Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 052

Thursday  October 23,  2008

SY 2008-2009

 

GENERAL

CLASS OF 2010 AFTER-SCHOOL CONCESSION

Support the class of 2010 at the after-school concession in E103 for the month of October!  Daily specials include:  McDonald's, Domino's, and Taco Bell. - P. Yanagisawa

SAE ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIPS

SENIORS!!  Check out scholarship opportunities at www.sae.org/students/engschlr.htm.  Applications must be postmarked by December 1, 2008. - T. Kawada

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA - COLLEGE OPPORTUNITIES PROGRAM (COP)

College Opportunities Progam (COP) provides an alternative pathway for seniors who want to attend UH Manoa, but do not meet the minimum requirements for admission.  Participants attend an intensive, 5 week summer academic and residential program focused on preparing individuals for a successful freshman year at UH Manoa.  There is no cost to participate in the 5 week summer program as room, board, books and instructional expenses are covered by COP.  Participants who successfully complete the summer program requirements are admitted to UH Manoa and advance to COP's First-Year Academic Program in the Fall.  There are eligibility and application requirements for COP, such as being economically disadvantaged.   Application deadline is December 5, 2008 (Priority), January 27, 2009 (final).  If you are interested, please see Mrs. Sakai-Kawada (GRAC) or Mrs. Tagawa (P5) for more information and the application.  Thank you!     - H. Tagawa

ALOHA FRIDAY

Dress up in your aloha attire this Friday, October 24 and come to C102 during morning recess to receive a treat.  Enter to win a prize drawing, and show your Warrior and Aloha spirit. - K. Kaleohano

COLLEGE PRESENTATIONS

LEWIS & CLARKE -  A representative from Lewis & Clarke will be doing a  presentation in GRAC on Friday, October 24th, pd. 6 at 12:00pm. Lewis & Clarke is located in Portalnd, Oregon and is a private 4 yr. liberal arts college.

MOUNT ST. MARY'S COLLEGE  - Will be doing a presentation in GRAC on Friday, October 24, at 10:30am. Mount St. Mary's is a private  4 - yr. liberal arts college, located 2 mi. from Los Angeles, California.  If interested in any of these presentations, come to GRAC for a pass. - N. Okinaka

ELKS NATIONAL FOUNDATION 2009 MOST VALUABLE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

Judging is based upon scholarship, leadership and financial need.  Seniors interested in pursuing a four-year degree at any accredited US college or university may apply.  Applications can be downloaded at www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm.  Completed applications must be received at the Hilo Elks Lodge ON or BEFORE January 9, 2009. - T. Kawada

CALIFORNIA-HAWAII ELKS ASSOCIATION VOCATIONAL GRANT

Three $1,000 scholarships are available to seniors planning to pursue training in a vocational/technical program culminating in a terminal associate degree, diploma or certificate.  Applications can be downloaded at www.chea-elks.org/vocationalgrant.html.  Completed applications must be received at the Hilo Elks Lodge for endorsement. - T. Kawada

TOYOTA COMMUNITY SCHOLARS

This scholarship opportunity is available to Seniors with a minimun GPA of 3.0.  Other criteria includes academic achievement, leadership and community service.  Applications are available in GRAC and are due to Mrs. Sakai-Kawada by FRIDAY, November 14th.   - T. Kawada

 

SPORTS

RETURNING VARSITY BASEBALL TEAM MEMBERS

All returning Varsity Baseball Team members are required to attend a meeting in E-102 on Thursday, October 23, 2008 at 12:25 pm.  If you plan to wear the team uniform this year, you'd better not be absent and you'd better not be late!!!! - G. Mau

BOYS BASKETBALL SIGN-UP

WHS JV and Varsity Boys Basketball sign-ups will be held Thurs 10/23/08 in front of theWHS gym during lunch recess. - T. Correa

WRESTLING:

All boys and girls interested in wrestling, meet in front of the gym, lunch recess, Thursday and Friday. - Y. Bright-Poai

 

 

 

 

MEETINGS

FRENCH CLUB

There will be a French Club meeting during morning recess on Friday, Oct. 24 in H-102. - K. Dinges

CLASS OF 2011 PANDAS:

Class council meeting today, lunch recess in U-101.  All chairpersons and Eng. class reps, please attend. - L. Takahashi

SENIOR PROM

There will be a meeting for all Senior Prom committee members on Friday, October 24th during lunch recess in GRAC.  See Cindy for more information.  - T. Kawada

FRESHMEN VARIETY SHOW MEETING

We will be holding our first Variety show meeting for the freshmen on Friday, October 24 in D204, Mrs. Iokepa's room during lunch. Please be on time and see you all there!   - J. Iokepa

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

Brief meeting for club members in M 103 at lunch recess on Friday 10-24 - A. Kelly

 

FACULTY & STAFF

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  10/22/2008                                          Edit Date:  10/22/2008