Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 060

Wednesday  November 5,  2008

SY 2008-2009

 

                                               

GENERAL

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

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

CLASS OF 2009 - CAP & GOWN ORDERING

Don't forget: cap and gown ordering will be on November 12 during period 6.  Be sure that you are present to take your measurements for YOUR cap and gown (you may not use last year's gown as this year's one is different).  Bring your order form and payment in FULL on that day only.  Early orders and payments will not be accepted!  If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Sakai-Kawada in GRAC.  Remember: NO CAP & GOWN, NO WALKING THE LINE!!! - K. Sato

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP

Fred & Annie Chan Tuition Scholarship (UHManoa)  -  Due by March 21, 2009.  $5000 ($2,500 per semester) for tuition is available for the academic yr. of 2009 - 2010. The major objective of the program is to support incoming students who are interested in pursuing a research career in the field of information and computer science. Min. cummulative G.P.A. - of 3.0 at the time of application.  For more information/application, come to GRAC. (port. 12 ) - N. Okinaka

SENIOR MOB SHOT

The Senior Mob Shot will take place on the hill next to the gym on November 5, 2008 at 11:50pm.  It is important that as soon as the bell ring for lunch recess all seniors make their way down to the gym area.  - K. Castillo

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

KFC COLONEL'S SCHOLARS PROGRAM  - $5,000 per year for tuition & fees, books, room & board. To qualify, a student must be pursuing a bachelor's degree, GPA of 2.75 or higher. Students complete their application online at:  www.kfcscholars.org. The online application will be available from  December 1, 2008 - February 10, 2009.

100 Infantry Battalion Legacy Organization -  is offering a scholarship in the amt. of $3,000. Purpose of this scholarship is to continue to perpetuate the 100th Infantry Battalion military accomplishments and their motto of "Continuing Service". Deadline: March 9, 2009.  For more information to any of these scholarships, come to GRAC. - N. Okinaka

HSA SCIENCE TESTING

HSA Science Testing for Juniors continues today in the cafeteria.  Juniors with last names A-H report during Pd. 3.  Juniors with last names I-N report during Pd. 5.  Juniors with last names O-Z report during Pd. 7.  - T. Kawada

SENIORS

Songs nominated for Commencement will be played in the Quad during lunch recess on Thursday and Friday.  Voting will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 12th at the Cap & Gown Ordering Assembly.  Song lyrics available in GRAC and E-103.   - T. Kawada

HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST WINNERS:

Thank you to everyone who participated in last Friday's Halloween eating and costume contests.  The winners of the costume contest were:  Most Chicken Skin - Aubree Lewis; Most Wacky - Derrick Akiu-Nakano; Best Overall - Leanne King, Caralyn King and Kyra Blue.  Each received a PKP gift card.  Thanks again to all participants. - D. Tanabe

PHS ACADEMY ADVISOR MEETING

PHS Academy students meet in the library for Wednesday's advisory class. - P. Gutzeit

SENIORS- WINTER PROGRAM SIGN UPS

If you are interested in participating in this years Winter Program, come to Q204 during morning recess TODAY to sign up.  This is the FINAL sign up day.  - L. Higa

LEO CLUB MEMBERS

turn in your UNICEF boxes to B-102. - J. Hosaka

 

SPORTS

WHS BASEBALL SIGN UPS

All freshmen and sophomores interested in being part of this year's Waiakea High School Baseball Program are asked to sign up on Friday, November 7, 2008 in E - 102 at 11:24am.  This will be the only opportunity for you to do so.  If you cannot attend, please see the Mr. Mau asap.  Juniors and Seniors will sign up at a later date.   - G. Mau

 

MEETINGS

CLASS OF 2011 COUNCIL MEETING:

There will be a Class of 2011 council meeting this Thursday, lunch recess in U-101.  All English class reps, chairpersons and interested students, please attend. - D. Tanabe

SGA CONGRESS MEETING:

There will be an SGA Congress meeting this Thursday, 8:55 am in the cafeteria.  All social studies reps, SGA chairpersons and class and service club presidents, please attend. - D. Tanabe

JAPANESE-AMERICAN FRIENSHIP SOCIETY

There will be a short meeting to discuss the flower arrangement activity.  Please be prompt to the mtgs. It will start at 12:00 in C-103.  All members please attend. Thank you. - L. Otsubo

WAIAKEA HIGH SCHOOL'S ACADEMIC DECATHLON TEAM

Important meeting for all WHS' Academic Decathlon Team members will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2008 in E - 102 at 12:30pm - G. Mau

KIWINS

Meeting on Thursday, Nov 6 at lunch recess in E201. - L. Martin

ART CLUB

There will be a meeting on Friday, November 7, 2008, during lunch in H101. We will be discussing t-shirt,  upcoming banners and service project.   Please be prompt - S. Shiigi

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

Viewpoints 2008 - 2009, Program #3 via DOE channel 56.  Please check the Teleschool website at www.teleschool.k12.hi.us for a complete listing of the ViewPoints program schedule

Lyman Museum - Key Ingredients: America by food on October 31, 2008 through January 31, 2009

The Sustainable Living Insitute Presents Sustainable Living Educational Series - M. Respicio

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  11/03/2008                                          Edit Date:  11/03/2008