Kapalama High School


Summary Daily Bulletin for Wednesday, November 26, 2014

AM Activity Schedule

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

Students must be in school for the entire day on the day of OR day before (if the event is on the weekend) a special event such as prom, dances, competitions, co and extra-curricular activities. This includes unscheduled periods.

On or before Thursday, December 4, students in grades 9-12 who qualified for 2014-2015 1st Quarter Student Recognition should inquire with their homeroom teacher to receive their packet. Homeroom teachers in grade 9 may check out their packets with U‘i Cameron, and grade 10 with Brenda Mendiola. Unit 11/12 homeroom teachers, please see Andy Los Banos for grade 11, and Carol Anguay for grade 12. Please safeguard your packets, as lost ice cream tickets cannot be replaced. Students are required to check their packets for discrepancies BEFORE LEAVING HOMEROOM. Homeroom teachers should report all discrepancies to the ‘Akahi Student Center at ext. 28531. Congratulations!

The Island Air Explorers program welcomes all students between the ages of 14 and 20 who are interested in aviation careers to apply for their 10 week program. Admission to the program is determined by participation in their January orientation session, a review of written applications, and a short interview process. A maximum of 15 students are accepted to participate in the program each year. For more information and to access an application visit: http://www.islandair.com/explorers-program

Congratulations to Honors Science Research students Maveric Abella and Hope Ushiroda-Garma for representing Kamehameha Schools and all Native Hawaiians at the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) National Conference recently held in Orlando, Florida! MAVERIC ABELLA WON 1st PLACE in the Pre-College Poster Session for her research project on the "Identification of Cytotoxic Compounds in Kukui (Aleurites molucanna)" and HOPE USHIRODA-GARMA won a special award from The Boeing Company for her project on "The Antimicrobial Effect of Hāwa‘e (Tripneustes gratilla) Extract on Serratia marcescens." Maveric and Hope were the first Native Hawaiian high school students selected to present their science research at this national conference. Mahalo to Kumu Mahelona at SPC and Miss Ishimoto for their support.

Are you looking for volunteer hours? Do you need hours for your application or your quarterly report? Then look no further. The Honolulu Marathon is looking for Course Marshals. If you are interested please contact Mr. Vinta at alvinta@ksbe.edu to sign up.

If there are any students interested in joining the Key Club, and any teacher who is willing to advise the club, please contact Cheryl Yamamoto in the ‘Akahi Student Center at 842-8531.

The Kamehameha Color Guard welcomes all who are interested in joining us for our indoor Winter Guard Program!!! No experience necessary. Boys and girls are welcomed. Workshops will be scheduled during the weeks of 12/1-12/5 and 12/8-12/12 to teach flag, dance, and weapon technique prior to camp. An informational meeting will be scheduled soon! For information contact Matt Urabe at maurabe@ksbe.edu or 842-8386

"In The Heights" auditions will be on December 10 and 12 between 3:30 and 6:00 PM in the Drama Room! You only need to make one of these days. Call backs will take place on December 15 from 3:30 until 6:00 PM. Please prepare a short monologue in the flavor of the character that you are hoping for. Also, prepare the verse and chorus of a song. Something with a "latin" vibe. Please contact Mr. Fujioka in the Drama Room with any questions. See you there!!

The highly acclaimed one man play, the LEGEND OF KO`OLAU will be performed in the auditorium on Dec. 9, at 7PM. Admission is free due to the generosity of Parent funding. Family and friends are welcome. Please be in your seats by 6:50. Mahalo & Enjoy