Kamehameha Schools  
Kapalama High School

 

Summary Daily Bulletin for Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Block B

Students in grades 9-12 have the privilege of participating in Casual Dress Day on FRIDAY, APRIL 25TH. Students are permitted to wear crew neck t-shirts or blouses, pants, jeans, capris, bermuda shorts, or board shorts, and slippers to school providing they adhere to the following guidelines: 1) T-shirts and collared shirts: All tops must be unaltered and have sleeves. Necklines must be modest and appropriate, and should not fall below the armpits. Tank tops and spaghetti straps of any kind are NOT to be worn even under sweaters or jackets. 2) All clothing items must be in good taste. Clothing should not have rips, stains, alterations of any sort, obscene pictures, or promotions of alcohol or drugs. 3) Scanty attire, pajamas, athletic shorts, sweat pants, and leggings/tights, even if worn under skirts, shorts, or dresses are not permitted. Please be sure that all shorts, skirts, and dresses are knee length. 4) Boys are encouraged to wear board shorts, denim shorts, and dress shorts providing they fit properly and fall below the knee. Boys must be clean shaven and no earrings. ID’S MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES. Those not in casual dress must be in uniform dress code. Any infraction of the casual dress or uniform dress code guidelines will be referred to the Unit Office. Please note that the unit vice-principals have final discretion on determining appropriate attire.

We are looking for students in Grades 9-11 to work as volunteers to assist the director and leaders of the 2014 Parent Orientation Program for Grades 9-12. These students will conduct tours, answer questions, and engage in one-to-one contact with parents. Volunteers must attend MANDATORY preplanning workshops on July 17 and 18. Orientation dates are July 28, 30, August 1 and 5 for all Grade 9 day parents, August 6, 2014 for all Grade 9 and new Grades 10-12 boarding parents and August 7, 2014 for new Grades 10, 11 and 12 day parents. Volunteers earn school service credit IF THEY MEET ALL THE CRITERIA. Applications can be picked up at the ‘Akahi Student Center, and must be submitted no later than 3:30 p.m. on Friday, May 2, 2014.

The Surf Team's Car Wash fundraiser will be held on Saturday, April 26 at KS Bus Terminal from 9-4p.m. Compact cars are $10 and vans/trucks/SUVs are $15. We are also selling T-shirts ($10-$15 and Team Hoodies ($30-$35). Pre-sale tickets are available from surf team members or via Lea Arce. Fundraiser will be used to help support team's travel to NSSA Nationals in California and also for team banquet. Questions e-mail Lea Arce at learce@ksbe.edu

Maemae Elementary School is having a Family Fair night on Friday, May 2nd from 2 to 8 pm. They are looking for volunteers of all talents and from all parts of the surrounding community. Please consider helping, even if just for one 2-hour shift for an activity. They will take walk-in volunteers on the day of the event, but it helps to organize better when volunteers sign up as early as possible. Volunteers can register at http://goo.gl/LZdOoe. After you sign up, your activity/booth chair will contact you with a reminder email and any further details. If you have any questions, please contact Will Lee at 772-1991 or email koolauwill@gmail.com.

Looking for an opportunity to be a global citizen and practice servant leadership? If so, come check out the PERU Service Learning Trip meeting at 6pm, Monday, April 28 in Pākī 205. This meeting is for both interested students and parents. If you have any questions, please see or email Mr. Ai or Mrs. Glassco.

The Central Intelligence Agency, National Association of Asian American Professionals and Girl Scouts of Hawai`i will be sponsoring a free career symposium for high-school girls on Sunday, May 18, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Garden Lanai Ballroom at the Ala Moana Hotel. The event will feature Heather Schwarm, EVP and CFO of American Savings Bank, as a Keynote Speaker and include roundtable career discussions with various Hawaii professionals in different fields and industries. The symposium will also include information about scholarships, internships and career opportunities with the CIA. The event is free but seating is limited, so please RSVP at Eventbrite today at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/preparing-for-your-bright-future-tickets-11163934629. For more information, please email naaaphawaii@gmail.com

Pick up any art work left in the art room after school by May 1, 2014. Art work not picked up by that date may end up in the re-cycle bin. We are running out of storage space. See Mrs. Aratani

As a reminder, parking lots are off-limits during the school day. Students are not allowed to loiter in the parking lots or sit in their cars during the school day.

Student drivers: parking passes for May 20 and 21 are sold out, and passes for May 22 are almost sold out. Please plan ahead of time if you need to park on campus during final exam days. If passes are sold out, you will need to park off campus.

SPC will begin the process of cleaning and shutting down operations for this school year during Finals Week (May 19-22). We will close our doors for all reservations and walk-ins at the end of the day (3:30 pm) on Friday, May 16. Please plan accordingly and expect a last-minute rush.

We are less than a month away from Laptop Roll-In. In order to make your roll-in experience as smooth as possible please go to your PRC if you have any missing or damaged items (laptop, laptop case, charger, charger extension, and/or charger plug). Have a great day!

Come to Ala Moana Bowls (Magic Island side) to cheer on Kamehameha Surf Team as they compete against Kahuku High School for the team state title. Both schools are undefeated. Competition starts 3:30 p.m. and ends around 5:00 p.m. Bring signs and cheer them on. I MUA! Questions e-mail learce@ksbe.edu