December 12, 2017

Graduation 2017

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 07, 2017

KAPA’A HIGH SCHOOL
DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 07, 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 12/04/2017
B & R:, MILK
L:, MILK

TUESDAY 12/05/2017 MCKAMEY
B & R: CINNAMON RAISIN BAGEL, PINEAPPLE CHUNKS, FRUIT JUICE, MILK
L: BEEF BROCCOLI & RICE, HOUSE SALAD, WG FRENCH ROLL, FRUIT COCKTAIL, WATERMELON, MILK

WEDNESDAY 12/06/2017 MAKANANI
B & R: YOUGURT, WG CINNAMON TOAST, PAPAYA & PINE CHUNKS, FRUIT JUICE, MILK
L: POPCORN CHICKEN, GRAVY, MASHED POTATOES, ROASTED BEGETABLES, APPLE, PEACHES, MUFFIN, MILK

THURSDAY 12/07/2017 CARVALHO
B & R: PIZZA BAGEL, MIXED FRUITS, DRIED CRANBERRIES, MILK
L: CORNDOG, BAKED BEANS, HOUSE SALAD, FRUIT JUICE, WATERMELON, MILK

FRIDAY 12/08/2017 CALVIN PALEKA
B & R: PORTUGUESE SAUSAGE, RICE, PEACHES, FRUIT JUICE, MILK
L: KALUA PORT W/CABBAGE, RICE, LOMI TOMATO, PINEAPPLE CHUNKS, STRAWBERRIES, WG SWEET ROLL, MILK

EVERYONE:
The Interact Club is sponsoring a Hale Hoomalu (East Side Family Services) Food Drive. We are hopinG that 1st period teachers are promoting this event and encouraging their 1st period students to participate and show the giving spirit. Winning classroom will be receive breakfast for participating students will receive Breakfast from the Interact Club.

TEACHERS:

SENIORS:
Seniors: New scholarships have been coming in, thought we haven’t seen many of you come to check out the scholarship drawer!

National Scholarship Listing
Dec. 29 – You Deserve It Scholarship $1,000
Dec. 31 – Illustrators of the Future Scholarship $5,000
Dec. 31 – HP (Harris Poll) Scholarship $1,000
Dec. 31 – SP Scholarship $10,000
Dec. 31 – Cross Lites Scholarship $4,000
Dec. 31 – VIP Voice Scholarship $5,000
Jan. 4 – Profile in Courage Scholarship $10,000
Jan. 9 – Ron Brown Scholarships Program $40,000
Jan. 15 – Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship $5,000
Jan. 15 – Pathable Women in Science Scholarship $1,000

The Architects Foundation & The American Institute of Architects (STEM)
Jan. 17 – The Diversity Advancement Scholarship $20,000
Mar. 1 – The Blacks at Microsoft Scholarship $5,000
Apr 30 – The Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Conference Scholars Program – $10,000 Renewable
May 1 – The Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Multi Award
TBA – Generation Google Scholarship $10,000

Feb. 7 – Hawaii Rotary Youth Foundation Scholarship Program $5,000 & $10,000
Feb. 9 – HMSA Kaimana Awards & Scholarship
Feb. 9 – General Erik K. & Patricia Shinseki Scholarship $2,000
Feb. 24 – Filipino Women’s League Scholarship $1,500

Apr. 30 – Gustav Hanneman Leadership Award for Male
Apr. 30 – Faiaso Soliai Hannemann Leadership Award for Female
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.

OLD SCHOLARSHIP INFO.

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:

ATTENTION JUNIORS:
Are you interested in Government? Are you interested in being an investment in the long term prosperity of our community? Come to the library during lunch on Wednesday to learn about the KIUC sponsored Youth Tour to Washington D.C. this coming Summer. Please see Ms. Christensen if you have any questions.

JUNIOR & SOPHOMORES:

FRESHMEN:

ALL STUDENTS:
If you took pictures during make-up and retake day, check with your 1st period teacher for your picture packet. They were distributed by 1st period classes.

Winter Court meeting for girls and their escorts tomorrow, Thursday during lunch in the SAC room.

Student council picture taking TODAY at lunch. Meet in the SAC room.

All students who are enrolling in Early College for Spring 2018 please join me on the remind app for latest updates and due dates.
Text: 81010@kapaahs
or
email: kapaahs@mail.remind.com
The title is: Kapaa HS Early College

ATTENTION BUS RIDERS ON QUARTER PLANS–PLEASE PAY YOUR BUS PASSES BEFORE DECEMBER 21; YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED ON THE BUS IF YOU DON’T HAVE A VALID PASS. SUBMIT YOUR PAYMENT TO THE OFFICE TO CONTINUE BUS RIDE.

Winter Ball payments and contracts are due THIS FRIDAY, DEC. 8th.

Table sign ups for the Winter Ball will begin NEXT WEEK Monday, Dec. 11. Seating is 10 people per table.

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:

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