Kahuku High and Intermediate School

Cyber Bullying Week March 30- April 3, 2015---Songfest is April 10th at the Gym from 630-8:00PM. All those who participate in Songfest are invited to the AFTER PARTY from 8:00-10:30PM---May Day is Scheduled for May 2nd from 8:00-10:30am at the Polynesian Cultural Center---Please check the 'Daily Bulletin' for latest news, it's located in the "About" drop down menu....  

Kahuku News

FREE UH Mānoa Experience Preview Day 4/11
Aloha from the UH Mānoa Office of Admissions! All interested students and parents are invited to the Mānoa Experience: University Preview Day on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM! This FREE event brings thousands of prospective students and their families to the UH Mānoa campus. Over one hundred programs will be represented along with numerous tours, activities, and performances. Register today at: http://manoa.hawaii.edu/admissions/experience
Rainbow School Scholarship Due April 17
Are you a college-bound senior who graduated from Rainbow Schools? Come to the College & Career Center Q3 for applications and more details. Also, see the College & Career Center webpage and click on "scholarships."
Hannemann Leadership Awards(Samoan Scholars) Due April 30
A $500 award will be granted to one male and one female in honor of Gustav and Faiaso Soliai Hannemann. Download an application from www.mufi.hannemann.com

-senior graduating in May
-be of Samoan ancestry
-GPA of 2.5 or higher in all college prep classes
-participation in student government (preferably leadership positions) and in on-campus activities or community service
-selected for honors and awards
FREE--Fair for ROTC Scholarships & Academy Admissions 4/21
Military academy admissions and ROTC scholarship information fair will be on Tuesday, April 21 from 6-8pm in the Luke Auditorium, Wo International Center at Punahou School.

Learn more about how to apply to any of the military service academies or receive the latest information on Army and Air Force ROTC scholarship opportunities. Students and parents from all schools are welcome to attend.
BYU-Holomua Summer Program for Juniors 6/15-20
Holomua is a six-day college preparation program that helps students prepare to succeed at Brigham Young University-Hawaii. Inspired by the cultural importance of the voyaging canoe, Iosepa, students are introduced to the knowledge, skills and resources that will assist them in their educational journey at BYU-Hawaii.

WHEN: June 15-20, 2015
WHO: High school students graduating in 2016
COST: $185
HOW TO APPLY: Apply online directly by May 1
LCC Scholarship Due April 27
The LCC High School Achievement Scholarship is available to three KHIS seniors who plan to attend LCC next year, have a 3.0 GPA or higher and have completed some type of volunteer service. If you meet the criteria, please come to the College & Career Center Q3 to get more details and help! Deadline Monday, April 27.
KHIS In-house Scholarships Available NOW
Two of the KHIS Scholarships are available now, please come to the College & Career Center Q3 for applications and check online to print out your own copies.

Foodland is due Friday, March 27 @ 2:30 pm
Johnson Ohana (all three) are due Friday, April 17 @ 2:30 pm

-Johnson Ohana-Environment, Music and/or Art (one student will be chosen for the three different categories)
-Foodland for Leadership/Service (five students will be chosen)

Listen for announcements, read the bulletin, check online, and visit the College & Career Center Q3 for details and news.
Off Season Football (8-11 grade)
Monday Weights 3-4 pm Conditioning 5-6:30 pm (Laie Park)

Tuesday Weights 2:30-3:30 pm Conditioning 5-6:30 pm (Kahuku HS)

Wednesday Weights 2:30-3:30 pm Conditioning 5-6:30 pm (Kahuku HS)

Thursday Weights 3-4 pm Conditioning 5-6:30 pm (Kahuku HS)

Friday No Weights Conditioning 5-6:30 pm (Laie Park)
The HHSAA is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 Hall of Honor class.
Please forward the Attached HOH guideline and application form to your prospective candidates.
Kahuku High School is accepting coaching applications for the following: Head Varsity Football Coach, Head JV Football Coach
Kahuku High School is accepting coaching applications for the following:

Head Varsity Football Coach, Head JV Football Coach

Priority will be given to those who have the following qualifications:
NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching Certification.
Attended an Institution of Higher Learning.
Prior coaching and or playing experience.

Email resumes only with at least 3 references to: gillian_yamagata@notes.k12.hi.us
Deadline: 4/3/15, 5:00pm HST
FREE HPU Preview Day 3/28
Hawai'i Pacific University holds several Preview Day events throughout the Spring each year. Preview Day is an open house on the Hawaii Loa Campus in Kaneohe, HI. There are sessions on the Admission Process, the Transfer Process, Financial Aid, First-Year Programs, and more. There are also plenty of opportunities for prospective students to meet faculty from their major of interest along with current HPU students. Please RSVP for the event date that best fits your schedule.

To RSVP, complete the form found at http://www.hpu.edu/Undergraduate/visitcampus/previewday.html, email admission@hpu.edu or call (808) 544-0238.

March 28, 2015 (All majors welcome)
8:30 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. - Check-in and Breakfast with Faculty at HPU's Hawaii Loa Campus in Kaneohe

9: 00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. - Information Sessions

12:00 P.M. - Optional Guided Campus Tour

Please contact the Office of Admissions with your questions or comments at (808) 544-0238,
toll-free at (866) 225-5478, or at admissions@hpu.edu.
FREE Career Exploration Tool
There is a FREE on-line career exploration tool offered through the University of Hawaii Community College.

1. Go to http://uhcc.hawaii.edu
2. Click on "Take The Survey" under "Discover Your Passion"
3. Just follow the directions

It will take you to a personality test that links to degree options at the UHCC's. Also, keep in mind that all UHCC applications are FREE, online, and easy to complete, so apply today!
Summer Programs & Scholarships for 9th-11th Graders
There are a variety of summer college programs and scholarships available to 9th - 11th graders. Check out these links to get some ideas or come to the College & Career Center Q3 to see the Scholarship Binder.


Foodland Shoppers--Say "Kahuku High" 2/4 - 3/17
KHIS is currently in 4th place...keep shopping so we can make sure we get scholarships!!!

Shop for Higher Education will award (100) $2,000 college scholarships to deserving high school seniors across the state. Customers will be asked to support the school of their choice to help it earn scholarships. Once the program begins, customers will be asked to designate their points earned with their Maika'i card to support their favorite high school. The more points earned, the more scholarships a school will receive. We are committed to continuing our support of Hawaii's schools and students. Through this effort, we hope to make a positive impact on the lives of 100 college bound students in Hawaii.
Mahalo--College & Career Center Q3
Football Exposure Camp - 4 Opportunities
Here are a total of 4 sports opportunities. With each sporting event, students (and members of the community) have the option to volunteer at the events for community service hours. Groups such as ROTC, Band, other Sports teams, and clubs are welcome. I am the volunteer coordinator for all of these events so I would be working with these people on the field.
Students inch closer to national championship, advance to state History Day finals

Students inch closer to national championship, advance to state History Day finals Forty-one students and their 28 projects from Castle-Kahuku Complex Area schools have qualified for the upcoming 2015 State History Day competition, the last stop along the way to the national championship.

Some 160 students from 12 public schools recently competed in the Windward District History Day contest, open to fourth- through 12th-graders and leading to the recent announcement of state-level qualifiers.
Scholarships for College
Students--are you planning to go a two or four year college next year? There could be a scholarship or two just for you. Check out the Scholarship Binder in the College & Career Center Q3 or visit the College & Career webpage for links, applications, and more information. There are tons of scholarships available to students based on financial need, ethnicity, college major, and personal interest. Most scholarship applications require a little bit of time for potentially a lot of free money. Take the time to apply to as many scholarship as you are eligible for! March and April deadlines are fast approaching.
No. 5 Kahuku Boys Basketball rallies to upend Moanalua, 49-48
FREE NCAA Webcast 2/24 @ 11 am HST
The NCAA Eligibility Center will co-host a one-hour webcast with College Board on Tuesday, February 24 at 1 p.m. Eastern time on Tools for Working with Your High School Student-Athletes. Learn how to support your ninth through 12th grade student-athletes by understanding the steps it takes to play sports in college. The topics to be discussed on Feb. 24 are listed below:
Who the NCAA is, and what it does;
Divisions I and II academic standards;
Registration and certification timeline for student-athletes;
Role of the high school; and
Best practices on educating and assisting student-athletes (high school presenters).
Here are the details for viewing and listening to the webinar:
Session Title: Tools for Working with Your High School Athletes

To join the event as an attendee:
1. Click here.
2. Click “Join Now”.
To join the audio conference only:
Call-in toll-free number (US/Canada): 1-866-469-3239
Call-in toll number (US/Canada): 1-650-429-3300
Access code: 685 949 392
ACT Prep Class for Juniors @ KHIS 2/24 & 2/26 $40 P37
Juniors will be taking a free ACT on March 3 and this prep class is the perfect way to get ready! This two-night class will be held at KHIS in room P37 from 6-8:30 pm. Please call Ray Karelitz (808) 261-6666 to register or visit www.test-prephi.com for more details. Students can still register the night of the class, just bring a check for $40 made payable to "Test Prep Hawaii" Visit the College & Career Center Q3 for a flyer.
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