Kapalama High School


Summary Daily Bulletin for Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Block A

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 22, 2016, must be returned by Friday, August 26, 2016. Mahalo!

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.

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.

The 2016-2017 High School Activities Calendar can be found at: http://kapalama.ksbe.edu/high/home/

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

Students in Grades 9-12 are reminded that Kekūhaupi‘o Gymnasium facilities are off limits, until 3:05pm. Unless supervised by a teacher for PE classes. Students are also reminded that you are to catch buses from either middle or upper campus only. Thank you.

The tennis courts are off limits during the school day. Only classes are allowed during the day. All other students must not hang around during the day.

Sophomore, junior and senior high school students are invited to attend the Hawaii Future Dentists Symposium. This symposium which is scheduled for February 25th at the Pauahi tower Suite 340 will feature a discussion by several of Hawaii’s foremost dental specialists who will discuss the joys and challenges of their particular dental specialty. It is free to attend the symposium and parking will be validated. All attending students are invited to submit an essay of 200 words or less describing why they would like to be a dentist. The prizes are: 1st place scholarship award of $500.00, 2nd place $300.00 and 3rd place $200.00. All essay submissions need to be emailed to: lyn@hawaiiansmile.com between February 6th thru February 22nd 2017. The winning essays will be announced during the event. For more information about the symposium and to RSVP contact Lyn Baclaan at: lyn@hawaiiansmile.com

As a reminder, students need to be in their uniforms during the school day. Students participating in PE, Hawaiian Ensemble, etc. are to change in to their clothes during that class period (not before) and are to change back in to their uniforms before leaving that class. Students not in uniform will be reported to the unit office.

As a reminder to student drivers, students are NOT allowed to park in the Athletic parking structure during the school day, including during assemblies.

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 or activity of the school day, including assemblies. Violators will be issued citations for a moving violation.


Spring Drivers Education Class: Every Thursday's 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm January 26 through April 27, 2017. *No class on March 23 & March 30 for Spring Break. Register at: http://www.driversedatks.com or call 808-383-5160. (Classes Fill quickly, payment confirms the enrollment).

Flik is on Instagram and Twitter!! See what’s happening in both Akahi and Kalama dining halls!!! Trading follow for follow @flik_ks If you see our vegetable revolution featured vegetable take a pic and #vegrev Did you make a beautiful fruit filled plate? Snap a pic #fruitsmatter Like us @flik_ks

Applications for elected positions for ASKS and your class board are available at the ‘Akahi Student Center. Applications are due by 3:30 p.m. on Friday, January 27, 2017. All applicants will be required to attend a mandatory workshop on February 6 at 2:45 p.m.

Registration for World History summer credit has begun. Please be sure that your assignments are up-to-date or if there are questions, stop for a face-to-face check-in at Paki 205 or 206 to check-in with your Kumu. The "On-Location Assignment 3.0" independent research is due in Classroom on Jan 13. Haumāna should be prepared to share out your research and work in groups during our next Collaboration Session during the lunch block 10:45-12:00pm in Paki 206 on Friday January 20. Lunch will be provided. If you have any questions please email Kumu Akana at Miakana@ksbe.edu or Kumu A'i at Cuai@ksbe.edu

Midkiff PRC will be closing at 11:00 a.m. on January 20, 2017. Please go to Paki PRC if you need assistance.

As older brothers and sisters, we have the opportunity to visit the elementary campus to read and lead multiple activities with the K-6 graders. If you are interested in joining us anytime during second semester, please stop by the ASC to pick up an application. The dates are February 22nd, and May 5th. But hurry up, there are only 48 spots available, 24 for each visit. You must submit your completed application to the ‘Akahi Student Center by Friday, January 27, 2017 at 3:30PM.

The Languages Department, in our efforts to share the culture associated with our different languages, invites you to participate and partake in a mochi-pounding activity on Konia Field from 10 am to 1:30 pm on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. First come, first served. If you want to pound mochi, you need to come at the beginning of each cycle, which is around 40 minutes each!