February 23, 2018

Graduation 2017

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2017

KAPA’A HIGH SCHOOL
DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2017

Kapa’a High School cares for and support “ALL” students
to be prepared for college, career, and citizenship in the 21st century

SCHOOL MENU CAFÉ DUTY

MONDAY 11/20/2017 RAPOZO
B & R: MAPLE PANCAKE WRAP, PEACHES, DRIED CRANBERRIES, MILK
L: BREADED CHICKEN STRIPS, RICE, HOUSE SALAD, MIXED FRUITS, STRAWBERRIES, MILK

TUESDAY 11/21/2017 HAHN
B & R: BELGIAN WAFFLE, MIXED FRUITS, FRUIT JUICE, MILK
L: SLOPPY JOE ON WG BUN, POTATO ROUNDS, COOKIE, APPLE, FRUIT JUICE, MILK

WEDNESDAY 11/22/2017 O’SHAUGHNESSY
B & R: FRENCH TOAST, FRESH STRAWBERRIES, FRUIT JUICE, MILK
L: CREOLE MACARONI, HOUSE SALAD, FRUIT SLUSHY, ORANGE, WG FRENCH ROLL, MILK

THURSDAY 11//2017 THANKSGIVING
B & R: MILK
L: MILK

FRIDAY 11//2017 HOLIDAY
B & R: MILK
L: MILK

EVERYONE:
We still have yearbooks for sale, $50. Pay at account clerk office during morning recess or lunch.

TEACHERS:

SENIORS:
SENIOR GROUP picture taking will be held on WEDNESDAY, NOV. 29th during lunch in the gym. The size of your signs should NOT go over 22” x 28” (poster size). NO copyright materials such as Disney, Warner Brothers, etc. Appropriate word usage. If there are any inappropriate signs and/or gestures during the group photo, we will not put it in the yearbook and discontinue taking senior group picture in the future.

Any Senior planning to attend any of Hawaii Community Colleges, UH Hilo, West Oahu, UH Maui or UH Manoa, may come to the Counselor’s office to pick up a list of scholarships offered at the colleges.

The University of Hawaii System also has a Common Scholarship Application-Please see Counseling office for information on how to create an account.

Local and National Scholarship Website Listing also available.

Please come during Recess and Lunch only.

2018 Project Grad Special $50 discount fee deadline is on Dec. 20 WEDNESDAY. After Dec. 20 the price goes up to $75! Turn in all paperwork and money to the Counseling Office during Lunch and Recess only. If you lost the “paperwork” you can go to the Kapaa High Website and look under Seniors Only so that you can print out new forms.

The following Scholarship applications and information are available at the Counseling office, and can be picked up during recess and lunch only.

· Hawaii Rotary Youth Foundation Scholarship Application – Deadline: Feb. 7, 2018
2 Letters of Recommendation, Essay, Completed FAFSA

· Pacific University Scholarships Available if you apply to Pacific by December 1, 2017! If you are accepted you will be automatically considered for the 5 different scholarships! There are 13 other scholarships that need to be applied for separately. Please see Counselor’s office for list.

· AFSCME Family Scholarship – Parent, Legal Guardian, Grandparent must be a current AFSCME member. Must be enrolled as a full time degree program at an accredited 4 year program or at a 2 year institution that will transfer into a 4 year institution. Must have take the ACT or SAT.
Deadline: Post Mark, December 31, 2017 Scholarship is $2,000 and renewable up to 4 years as long as student maintains full time status in 4 year degree program. Please come to Counseling Office for more information.

· HMSA Kaimana Awards & Scholarship Program – Must have a minimum or 2.75 GPA, Have played on at least one school athletic team during high school, participated in community service. 1 $5,000 MeAward per high school. Deadline: Feb. 8, 2018 Website: hmsa.com/kaimana or sportshigh.com

· David S. Ishii Foundation Scholarship – Must be an active member of your high school’s Golf Team, 2.O GPA, plan to attend a 4 year accredited institution, letter of recommendation and essay. (2)$2,500 for 1 female and 1 male. Deadline: Post Mark – April 13, 2018

· Merriman’s Culinary Scholarship – Must be pursuing degree in the culinary field, have letters of recommendation, Financial Need, complete 3 essay questions. Deadline: April 15, 2018

· Gustav Hannemann and Faiaso Soliai Hannemann Leadership Awards – Recognizing seniors of Samoan Ancestry who demonstrate leadership qualities, must have 2.5 or higher GPA in college prep classes, be involved in Student Govt, or leadership positions in on campus activities or community services.
$500 Awards to 1 female and 1 male. Deadline: March 31, 2018

· Public Scholarships – Application period opens Jan. 3, 2017. Please pick up Important Information, Program Requirements and Required Documents list. Deadline: Feb 15, 2017

· Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation – Regular Scholarship – Deadline: Dec. 1, 2017 This scholarship is open to students currently participating in water sports or volleyball and who plan to attend in sports in college. Must 3.0 GPA and must be involved in community service.

JUNIORS & SENIORS:
On Tuesday, November 28 during period 3 from 11:45 am – 12:30 pm, a representative from the University of Hawaii Medical School will be here to present information on a summer program they are offering. This is a good opportunity to take advantage of if interested in the medical field, so sign up in the Counseling Office during Lunch and Recess.

JUNIOR & SOPHOMORES:

FRESHMEN:
All 9th graders! If you are interested in taking a college class this Spring (January 2018 to May 2018) we are offering Horticulture 200 and GIS, please come to the library today, Tuesday, 11/21/17, during lunch to sign up and do the applications. After Tuesday, please see Mrs. Gonsalves directly. Thanks!

ALL STUDENTS:
We will be collecting Winter Ball contracts along with payments this week Nov. 27 – Dec. 4. The final deadline to turn in contracts and payments is Monday, Dec. 4th. Sorry I had to change the due date from Dec. 1st to Dec. 4th. I (Mrs. Watanabe) will not be in school on Friday, Dec. 1st. Sorry for the inconvenience. So, we will not be collecting contracts or payments on Friday, Dec. 1.

Interested in experimenting and researching a future career to win fabulous prizes? Create a Science Fair Project and be ready to present it on January 25th. Students participating may be eligible to to go Honolulu for the State Competition. Email Mr. Koenig or stop by S102 during Lunch any day before Thanksgiving to sign up and learn more!
Mr. K’s Email-koenig@kapaahs.k12.hi.us

CLUBS:
ATHLETICS:
HAPPY THANKSGIVING! AND BE SAFE!

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