Kapalama High School

 

Summary Daily Bulletin for Sunday, September 24, 2017

Students must return replacement ID cards within five (5) school days (includes date ID was issued) in order to receive credits: e.g., ID card borrowed Monday, August 21, 2017 must be returned by Friday, August 25, 2017. Mahalo!

Limited one-day parking spaces are available on a first come, first served basis. PASSES MUST BE PURCHASED FROM THE ‘AKAHI STUDENT CENTER BEFORE THE DAY THEY ARE NEEDED. The cost of a one-day pass is $2.00 a day. A student must have his/her driver's license, current registration, proof of insurance, and safety check for the vehicle(s) which will be driven when purchasing a one-day pass for the first time. REMEMBER: THE VEHICLE MUST BELONG TO AN IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBER (MOTHER, FATHER, SISTER, BROTHER). The ‘Akahi Student Center normally opens at 7:00 a.m. One-day passes will be sold in the morning if spaces are still available and if there is an emergency. STUDENTS WHO FIND IT NECESSARY TO PURCHASE A ONE-DAY PASS BEFORE 7:30 A.M. THE DAY THEY NEED IT ARE NOT GUARANTEED A SPACE. SO, PLAN AHEAD. AN ALTERNATIVE IS TO PARK AT THE TERMINAL AND CATCH THE TERMINAL BUS TO CAMPUS. If a student parks on campus without a parking pass, driving privileges will be revoked for five days. If you have any questions, please call Ext. 28531.

As a reminder to students, footwear is required in ‘Akahi Dining Hall.

As a reminder to registered student drivers, you are not allowed to move your vehicle during school hours. YOUR VEHICLE MUST REMAIN IN YOUR ASSIGNED PARKING ZONE UNTIL THE END OF THE LAST PERIOD OF THE SCHOOL DAY. Violators will be issued citations for a moving violation.

As a reminder to students, personal or outside fundraising on campus is NOT allowed.

Students in Grades 9-12 are reminded that elementary and middle school campuses are off limits. Students are also reminded that you are to catch buses from either middle or upper campus only. Thank you.

REMINDER: There is no student drop-off & pick-up at the Kaʻiwakīloumoku/Chapel parking lot. Please use the designated drop-off & pick-up locations at Pākī & Kōnia.

Due to campus construction, daily bus shuttle service to and from Kaʻiwakīloumoku will be provided beginning Tuesday, August 8, 2017, and will continue for the duration of the Chapel renovations. All high school students/classes registered to participate in Nohona Hawaiʻi activities and events at the Cultural Center must take advantage of the bus shuttle service to access the Kaʻiwakīloumoku facility. For questions, contact manager Jamie Fong at 842-8655 (x28655).

As a reminder to student drivers, students are NOT allowed to park in the Athletic parking structure during the school day, including during assemblies. Violators face a 20-day driving revocation.

Due to construction during this semester, a bus will PICK-UP students from the Tennis Court area and drop-off at Konia. This is a pick-up stop only, no students will be dropped off at Tech Building.

WHO Culinary superstars Grades 9-12 WHAT Submit a healthy, original recipe including locally grown ingredients. WHEN All submissions must be received between August 1–September 30, 2017. WHY To inspire the next generation of chefs to create their own localicious dish. WHERE The top three finalists from each category will be invited to cook live at the Keiki in the Kitchen event on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Bishop Museum. A panel of three chef judges will select the grand prize winners. GRAND PRIZES Grades 9-12: Two-night Stay at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, and a $500 cash scholarship HOW TO ENTER Please go to http://www.hawaiifoodandwinefestival.com/recipecontest to complete the entry form and submit with a photo of your dish. All entries must be submitted by or with the approval of the contestant’s parent or legal guardian. Entry and photo also may be emailed to Contest@hawaiifoodandwinefestival.com, dropped off or mailed to: Hawai‘i Food & Wine Festival Hawaii Gas Localicious Recipe Contest 3538 Waialae Ave. #203 Honolulu, HI 96816

Good at explaining science or math? Want a chance to win a $250,000 scholarship? We’re proud to support the Breakthrough Junior Challenge video contest again this year. To qualify, create a short (under three minutes) video explaining a challenging concept in physics, mathematics, or the life sciences in an engaging, illuminating, and creative way. If you win, you’ll receive the college scholarship, your teacher will receive a $50,000 prize, and your school will get a new $100,000 science lab! Anyone ages 13 through 18 is eligible. The winner will also be invited to an awards ceremony where the prize will be presented in front of superstars of science, Silicon Valley, and Hollywood. The deadline for submission is October 1, 2017. Learn more and register today. click here

October 27 Friday: Fright Night Shifts starting at 1p and later 1p - 5p: Haunted House and Event set up 4p-8p Food Sales, Craft/Activity Assistants then clean up November 17 Friday: STEAM Night Looking for volunteers to help set up, work the activities with the teachers and clean up Also looking for organizations/clubs who would be interested in setting up a "booth/exhibition" of anything STEAM related. Farringtonʻs Robotics Club participated in this capacity last year and it was so fun!! Shifts Start at 4p Light Dinner will be provided for both activities for volunteers so a head count is needed about 2 weeks in advance. If you have any questions, please contact Melanie Kawai at Melanie_Kawai@notes.k12.hi.us

The Violet Richardson Award is Soroptimist International of the Americas' leadership and volunteer recognition program dedicated to teen girls. The award recognizes young women leaders between the ages of 14 and 18 who make the community and world a better place through volunteer efforts. If you think you would make a good Violet Richardson Award candidate please access the application at: http://www.soroptimist.org/members/program/programdocs/violetrichardsonaward/vra_emailable_app.html For more information contact Rene Tokunaga at 497-1361 or email: tokunagar@gmail.com The deadline to submit a completed application is November 15, 2017

On Thursday, September 28th six Colleges That Change Lives member institutions will be hosting their annual Honolulu College Night. The schools are – Centre College, The Evergreen State College, Goucher College, McDaniel College, St. John’s College, and Wabash College. The College Night will begin promptly at 6:00 pm at Macy’s, Ala Moana – 3rd Floor (former Pineapple Room location). There will be a short 20-30 minute presentation followed by a college fair. Students do not need to register or RSVP to attend the event, everyone is welcome! For more information about the event please email:leongc@evergreen.edu

University of Southern California will be hosting a reception in Honolulu for high school juniors and seniors and their families. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to learn more about USC and the college application process. Sunday, October 1, 2017 Time: 2:00 – 4:00 pm Hawaii Prince Hotel, Waikiki 100 Holomoana Street Honolulu, HI 96815 RSVP online at http://admission.usc.edu/DiscoverUSC

Win a $10 Jamba Juice gift card by taking the Entrepreneurship survey. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSezSZ8VBt1m8EoOUfrjOKddeBBF6RzGQ_Q0XzOuxrAbPyJ9Zg/viewform Mrs. Kashiwa’s Entrepreneurship class would like your opinion on a possible item that may be sold in school. By giving us your feedback, your name will be entered into a drawing. Survey will be due on Oct. 2. All inappropriate answers will be disqualified from the drawing. Open to all students and teachers. Mahalo.

The Midkiff Learning Center will be closed all day on October 2, 2017, Monday for the Speech Departments MOCK INTERVIEWS Program. Only students who have classes scheduled in Midkiff will be allowed to enter the facility. Mahalo for your understanding.

All faculty, staff and students are reminded to complete the SPN Surveys you received via email by September 29. This is a valuable opportunity to share your personal perceptions about your school, the curriculum, our teachers, and our leadership. We are asking for an 80% return but are hovering around 20% at this time. Please take the time to share your voice by completing this 10 minute survey TODAY!

Our Summer 2018 World History Europe class will be having our 2nd meeting on Monday, September 25 during BOTH lunch blocks, from 10:40-12:05 pm in Paki 206. Sign-In will be required for attendance & Lunch will be provided. Check in with Kumu Akana in Paki 206 (miakana@ksbe.edu) for more info. Please come to the September 25 meeting prepared with your laptop & assignments from Google Classroom.