Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 056

Wednesday  October 29,  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

JINGLE BELL ROCK:

Winter Ball 2008 will be held on Sunday, December 21 from 6:30 - 10:00 pm in the WHS Gym.  Permission forms will be available outside E-103 from Nov. 5 - 7, 2008 for 25 cents.  Bids will go on sale beginning Nov. 12 and will end on Nov. 19.  Cost is $7 for WHS students and $10 for guests.   - D. Tanabe

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

COLLEGE PRESENTATIONS

COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY  - Will be doing a presentation in GRAC on Wednesday, November 5 at 8:30 am. Colorado St. University is located 60mi. from Denver, Colorado, and is a 4 yr. public university.

GONZAGA UNIVERSITY  -  Located in Spokane, Washington is a private 4 -yr. university and liberal arts college.Will be doing a presentation in GRAC on Thursday, November 13th pd. 5 at 11:15am.

WHITMAN COLLEGE  -  Will be doing a presentation in GRAC on Wednesday, November 13th at 8:30am. Whitman college is located in Walla Walla, Washington and is a private 4 - yr. liberal arts college.

UNIVERSITY OF PUGET SOUND -  Is located in Tacoma, Washington, and is a private 4 - yr. university and liberal arts college. A representative will be doing a presentation in GRAC on Monday, November 17th, at 9:45a.m.

If interested in any of these presentations, come to GRAC to get a pass. - N. Okinaka

TOYOTA COMMUNITY SCHOLARS

This scholarship opportunity is available to Seniors with a minimum 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

HALLOWEEN HAPPENINGS:

Show your Halloween spirit by dressing up and participating in the costume contest and fashion show during lunch recess on Friday.  The categories are:  Funny (Wacky); Scary (Chicken Skin); Best Overall.  Cross-dressing on this day is not permitted.   Fun foods eating contests will also be held during lunch recess.  No sign up necessary.  One activity per person. - D. Tanabe

VARIETY SHOW TALENT ACTS

If you missed the meeting on Monday and still want to try out for the 2009 Variety Show, please stop by Miss Ellsworth's room in C-204 before school or at first recess any time this week to pick up rules and applications forms. - M. Ellsworth

HAUNTED HOUSE ON CAMPUS

The WHS Acting class has created a spooky haunted house in Room M-102.  It will be open Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday this week during lunch recess only.  Admission is only one canned or dry food item for our food drive.  So bring a donation to the food drive to get into the haunted house and let us scare your socks off! - M. Ellsworth

 

SPORTS

TO ALL WRESTLERS:

All returning wrestlers and all those who signed up  are expected to attend conditioning sessions.  Conditioning starts at 4:00 and ends at 6:00 pm Monday through Friday.  Please meet at the cafeteria daily.  Don't be late!  Bring a positive attitude, running shoes, and extra shirts. - Y. Bright-Poai

 

MEETINGS

SENIORS INTERESTED IN CHRISTMAS PROGRAM

All students interested in participating in this years Christmas Program, please come to a meeting in Q204  at lunch TODAY.   - L. Higa

SR. VARIETY SHOW

Meeting today in R202 during lunch recess. - K. Irie

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  10/28/2008                                          Edit Date:  10/28/2008