Waiakea High School

Daily Bulletin

 

          

 Bulletin# 076

Wednesday  December 3,  2008

SY 2008-2009

 

 

                                               

GENERAL

SHARKS

TODAY is the last day to give the gift of giving and earn ONE point towards a Commencement ticket.   Bring in 5 NEW or LIGHTLY USED items for  Santa's Workshop.  Items need to be turned in to GRAC to receive credit.  - T. Kawada

DID YOU KNOW?

That Business Academy students may earn college credit by taking certain WHS Business courses?  You may RECEIVE UP TO 3 FREE HawCC CREDITS for the following business courses:  Accounting, Business Core, Keyboarding, Computer Applications, Work-Based Learning, Marketing and Co-op.   See any Business Teacher for more info on this awesome articulation program.    - S. Kojima

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP

MAMORU & AIKO TAKITANI FOUNDATION, INC -  Amt. $1,000.00. Open to all Senior High School students. Submit completed application materials to Mrs. Sakai-Kawada (Do not send it in by yourself) no later than Thursday, February 12, 2009. Scholarship information and an electronic application in pdf format, which my be downloaded, completed and printed, can be found on the website,  www.takitanifoundation.org.  (Please turn in all completed applications). For more information/application, come to GRAC.       - N. Okinaka

SCHOOL PRIDE DAY:

If you are wearing school-logo attire, come to E-103 during morning recess and sign up to win a PKP gift card.  Go Warriors! - D. Tanabe

SATURDAY SCHOOL

The next Saturday School session will be held this Wednesday, December 3, from 2:00pm-6:20pm in the school cafeteria. Students must have assigned work from their teachers and have a valid WHS ID to enter. All school rules apply. The last Saturday School session for this semester will be held on Saturday, December 13 from 8:00am-12:20pm in the school cafeteria. If you have any questions, please see Attendance Coordinator, Mrs. Kiyonaga in P4. - L. Kiyonaga

AFTER HOURS REGISTRATION COUNSELING (DEC 1-10):

Students, if you need assistance in completing the 2009-10 course registration form, come to library from 1 - 6 p.  Get quick answers on credit checks, diploma requirements for graduation, etc.;  Parents /guardians are welcome. - J. Nekoba

JUNIOR COUNTRY FAIR

Need to make room for all of the presents you'll be receiving from Santa this year?  Start cleaning out your room and donate it to the class of 2010.  Collections for rummage sale (clothes, toys, kitchen items, etc.)  items will be taken, starting today and running through December 19 in P4. - P. Yanagisawa

NEW FINE ARTS CLASS NEXT YEAR!

If you want to have a challenging and rewarding art elective, come and sign up for the new Digital Photography course in M103, it is listed on your registration form as FVP1000. - A. Kelly

SCHOLARSHIP FOR JUNIORS

DISCOVER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM  - Any current Junior who has at least a 2.75 cum.  G.P.A. is qualified to  apply for the scholarship program. And if  you demonstrate accomplishments in community service and leadership while overcoming an Obstacle. Up to 10 scholarships of $30,000 each.  Applications are now available at www.applyists.net from Dec. 1st, 2008, to  January 31, 2009,or www.discoverfinancial.com/community . Any questions, come to GRAC .   - N. Okinaka

FROM THE REGISTRAR'S OFFICE;

F Y I and planning - our office will be CLOSED from DEC 24 - 26 and on JAN 2nd.  Please check your transcript and scholarship deadlines - PLAN AHEAD.  Mahalo! - M. Masaki

UH HILO - SCHOLARS W/ DISABILITIES TUITION WAIVER

UH Hilo is pleased to announce the availability of the Scholars w/ Disabilities Tuition Waiver  designed for students w/ disabilities who are interested in attending the University of Hawaii at Hilo. Tuition Fee Waiver will be applied towards the tuition fee in the amt. of $1,000. Deadline: December 12, 2008. If interested or for more information, come to GRAC.

JANICE M. SCOTT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND  -  Deadline:  June 30, 2009. GPA -of 2.5 or higher. Must be enrolled in a university full-time during school yr. of 2009-2010 and have demonstrated leadership abilities through  participating in community services, extra curricular or other activities. Essay required. For more infor. come to GRAC. - N. Okinaka

 

AFTER-SCHOOL CONCESSION

Please come and support our "Ikaika Na Mana'o " program by purchasing items from our after-school concession at C101. We will have daily specials ranging from pizza , cheeseburgers, tacos and a variety of other items. Stop by and enjoy some yummy treats! - L. Kiyonaga

 

MEETINGS

CLASS OF 2012 CLASS COUNCIL

There will be a class council meeting this Thursday, Dec. 4th during lunch recess in D-203.  Please wear your red class shirt to the meeting.  The yearbook staff will also take our class council photo.  Please be prompt so that we can take the photo and conduct our business.  Thank you! - K. Uyeda

FRESHMEN AFTER SCHOOL CONCESSION COMMITTEE

Hey all you spirited Dragons!  Get involved and help our class out by attending the after school concession meeting on Friday, Dec. 5th in Mrs. Iokepa's room, D-204 during lunch recess.  This meeting is open to all freshmen who are interested in helping our class to raise money.  If you cannont attend, please see Mrs. Uyeda in D-203 when you can.  Bring your creative ideas! - K. Uyeda

SPANISH CLUB

Come to U-302 to practice caroling every Wed. and Fri. during morning recess. - S. Kiriu

FRESHMEN WINTER PROGRAM

Practice is after school on December 2nd in R201. We also have meetings and after school practice for the rest of this week (Dec 3-Dec 5) Future practice dates and meetings will be announced at Wednesday's meeting. Thank you. - R. Fujioka

CLASS OF 2011 COUNCIL:

Picture-taking for the sophomore class council will be held during morning recess on Thurs., Dec. 4 in U-101.  Please wear your class t-shirt for picture taking.   - D. Tanabe

SGA CONGRESS:

There will be an SGA Congress meeting this Thursday, 11:50 am in the cafeteria.  Please wear your WIIW t-shirt if you have one. - D. Tanabe

SIERRA STUDENT COALITION

We will hold a brief meeting during Lunch recess in M 103 on Thursday,  Dec. 4 to discuss the upcoming activity! Wear your club T shirts on Friday the 5th for Recycling immediately after school. The more the merrier. - A. Kelly

FUTURE EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION:

U202, lunch recess, today. - Y. Bright-Poai

 

FACULTY & STAFF

ARCHFILE

Learning Opportunities for professional development - Become a certificated driver education teacher. - M. Respicio

 

Editor:  Melissa Respicio                                Last Edited By:  Melissa Respicio     

Date:  12/02/2008                                          Edit Date:  12/02/2008