KAHUKU PUBLIC LIBRARY FEBRUARY CALENDAR https://4.files.edl.io/2112/01/31/19/193820-eea92b3d-ced9-4757-b436-47b0450c92a7.pdf FOR LUNCH Baked chicken, whipped potatoes, corn, orange wedges, apple wedges & roll. Alternate: Kalua pig, house salad, baby carrots, apple juice & orange wedges. Inter: Livai, S. High: Stewart, L. -Cafe LAST DAY FOR ACT SIGN UPS! Today, Feb 8, is the last day to sign up for the ACT. Remember, this is a free test to determine your readiness for college classes. Registered students will be completing the pre administration on Feb 13th during Advisory. Students who do not complete this section will not be allowed to test on February 20th. The ACT is less than two weeks away. Carpe diem! - B. DeRego
CALLING ALL MODEL UN PARTICIPANTS GT/AP STUDENTS, GRADES 10-12 GT/AP Students: Grades 10-12 Sign up for your delegation in Room Y-202 February 12 - 14 to get the country that you want! . - L. Ishihara
FEBRUARY 19 ALOHA SUST `ĀINA BILITY The Kahuku Family Alumni Community Engagement (or Kahuku FACE) will be hosting a fun free family event called, ALOHA SUST `ĀINA BILITY on Tuesday, February 19 at the Kahuku High Cafeteria from 6-8PM. The event is FREE and open to all families in the Kahuku Complex area (Ka'a'awa through Sunset Beach) There will be sustainability resources, coconut plate weaving, free native plants, poi pounding demonstrations, palusami samples, block printing, prizes and more! First come first served, so be on time. For questions or for ways to participate contact Melanie Afualo at 352-6019. -Melanie Afualo, Kahuku F.A.C.E Coordinator
FEBRUARY IS CHOOSE ALOHA MONTH FEBRUARY is Social Awareness Month. Remember our CHOOSE ALOHA campaign early in the year and remember to be kind. Choosing Aloha means having the courage to be grateful when life is not easy, to forgive even when the person who hurt you is not sorry, and to step outside your own world to help someone else. When we CHOOSE ALOHA in our thoughtful responses we take our personal power back and make the world a better place. -Melanie Afualo, Kahuku F.A.C.E Coordinator
KAHUKU IS PARTICIPATING IN THE 4TH ANNUAL YOUNG WOMEN PROM EVENT Saturday, March 2, 8-10AM at the Polynesian Cultural Center This is a FREE community event. Hair, lashes, accessories, makeup tips, a fashion show with students from KHIS with FREE Prom dresses! Inspirational messages about healthy relationships, self-empowerment, and awareness of domestic violence. Schools from Waimanalo through Wahiawa are invited to this event! *If you would like to donate past prom dresses towards this event, please contact Melanie Afualo, the Kahuku F.A.C.E Coordinator at 352-6019.
FIRST FOOTBALL MEETING FOR 2019 ...will be held next Wed., Feb. 13th immediately after school by the bleachers in the endzone closest to the boys locker room. If it rains, then the meeting will be held in Mrs. Vimahi's classroom P23. Come receive information regarding off-season workouts for football from Coach Sterling. This meeting is for both JV and Varsity players, current 8th thru 11th graders. -L. Vimahi
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENTS OF SAMOAN ANCESTRY The Lumina'i Awards aim to recognize students of Samoan ancestry who excel in service, leadership and academics. Students can win $600 in 16 different categories. Applications can be picked up in Q2 and the deadline is March 1. The Hannemann leadership awards look to recognize students of Samoan ancestry who demonstrate academic promise and leadership potential. Go to mufihannemann.com to fill out the application. The deadline is March 31. - M. Mumma
FOODLAND'S SHOP FOR HIGHER EDUCATION Foodland's Shop For Education program started on Feb 6 and will continue until March 19. The top five schools will win five $2,000 scholarships to award to graduating seniors. So for the next few weeks shop at Foodland and designate KHIS as your school (school code 7535). - M. Mumma
ATTENTION!!! TUSITALA SCHOOL PUBLICATION... Tusitala school publication is now open for submittals. Please see Ms. Palmer for more information. You can turn in your poems, short stories, prose and art work before spring break to be included in this work!! - K. Kalama
FINAL SIGN UP FOR TRACK & FIELD ...this week in Mrs. Vimahi's classroom P23. Last day to sign up is Friday, Feb. 8th. If you're playing another sport and wish to join T&F, remember to come by and sign up by Friday, so you can be included on the team list. Mahalo...Coach Anue - L. Vimahi
****************************ATHLETICS*************************************** GOLF TRYOUTS: Golf begins Monday, February 11th. It will begin at 3:30 pm at the Turtle Bay Golf Course. Anyone interested in trying out for the team, please have the physical and assumption of risk forms filled out and turned into the trainers. Bring your completed trainer verification form in order to tryout. No form, no tryout. Please wear golf attire (collared shirt, shorts or pants, and shoes) and bring your own golf clubs. - Coach S Carvalho
SPRING SPORTS All Students Trying Out for Spring Sports Required to complete the following: 1. Have a current Sports Physical submitted to the Athletic Trainer 2. Complete a Risk Form for the sport you are trying out for, submitted to the Athletic Trainer 3. Receive a Clearance Form from the Athletic Trainer 4. Have Obligations signed by the Front Office Clerk 5. Submit Clearance Form to Coach in order to Try Out or Participate. Come out and participate in one of the following Spring Sports Girls Water Polo, Tennis, Softball, Track & Field, Judo, Golf, Baseball, Boys Volleyball GO BiG RED !!! - G. Yamagata
GAME TICKETS News Flash: You can Down load the GO FAN APP and purchase your tickets on line. Select the Oahu Interscholastic League, select the Game your purchasing for, and the type of tickets. Present your phone at the gate showing the tickets purchased to gate personal, who will select the tickets needed. Friday Games: Ticket gates open 5:30pm. Saturday Games: Ticket Gates open 4:30pm. GO BiG RED!!!- G. Yamagata
ATHLETIC PASSES If you have purchased an Athletic Pass Pick up your passes from P-23, Mrs Vimahi, Room Ph # 305-7534. Pick Up during Recess, Lunch or After School Hours. Show your ID when picking up. - G. Yamagata
SCHOLARSHIP INFO Scholarships are available and open to students in grades 9-12. Find out more info in Q2 or check out the KHIS website...go to Students ---> College and Career Center ---> Scholarship search for all the latest information. - M. Mumma
HMSA KAIMANA AWARDS The HMSA Kaimana Awards will recognize up to 15 outstanding student athletes with scholarships of $5,000 each for the 2018-2019 school year. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and have played on at least one school athletic team in a league-sanctioned sport during at least one of their high school years, and participate in community service activities. Selection will be based on academic and athletic achievements, community involvement, sportsmanship, essay and letters of recommendation. Applications can be found on the HMSA website and on the KHIS website. Deadline is February 8, 2019. - M. Mumma HAWAII SELF STORAGE SCHOLARSHIP The Hawaii Self Storage Scholarship is available for high school seniors - students just need to write an essay and complete the application. Ten students will win a $1,000 scholarship. You can find the scholarship on the Hawaii Self Storage website, the KHIS website and in Q2. The deadline is Feb 15, 2019. - M. Mumma
TECH JOB OPPORTUNITY The Kahuku Tech Team is looking to fill a part-time position. If you like working with people and have a passion for technology, then we want to hear from you. Duties would include: troubleshooting, repairing, and supporting technology across campus. This is a great opportunity for those who want to learn and like a challenge. Prior experience working in tech is preferred, but not required if you can demonstrate a solid grasp of technology and how to troubleshoot issues. If you’re interested, please send your resume to Uila Vendiola at email@example.com Friday, February 8, 2019.
JOB OPENING FOR MEAL COUNT ASSISTANT Monday, Thursday, Friday 9:30 am to 1:00 pm. Tuesday 9:30 am to 1:00 pm Wednesday 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Pay rate is $10.10 per hour. Must be 18 or older. Prior graduates. may apply. Please see one of the front office staff to apply. Mahalo. -Office Staff
RED RAIDER HEALTH CENTER To schedule an appointment for both medical & dental, please call 293-9231.
YOU CAN SUBMIT YOUR NOTES FOR STUDENTS' EXCUSED ABSENCES VIA EMAIL All excused absences (pls. see the RedBook for excusable reasons) require a note from a parent/guardian within three (3) days of the excused absence. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org -Admin
ATTENDANCE DETENTION Serve your detention hours today! As a reminder, detention hours not served are considered an obligation. Students will need to serve their accumulated detention hours for unexcused absences prior to participating in extracurricular activities such as the Prom, May Day Court auditions, Winter Sports, etc. Written notes for excused absences should be submitted or emailed to email@example.com within three days of student absences. Detention hours can be served in Rm. R-201 from 3:00pm - 5:00pm. If you have any questions, regarding attendance, please call Mrs. Phillips 305-7380. Any questions regarding detention, please call Ms. Taosoga at 305-7446. Thank you. - A. Taosoga
NEW INFINITE CAMPUS APP The app that currently is used to view online grades, infinite campus, now has an entirely new version which must be downloaded. Be sure to download the appropriate app as a parent or student, as they are different and won't work with your log in if you are not using the correct one. The current infinite campus app will soon be discontinued. Please call (808) 305-7410 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about how the app works, and contact your grade level counselor if you are having trouble accessing your account. - M. Jackson
NEW ID INFORMATION -Please be advised that replacement IDs will now cost $5 each. Parents/Guardians will get notification of their child’s replacement ID fees via quarterly report cards. You can also call 305-7394 to get information on replacement ID fees. Replacement ID fees are considered student obligations and need to be paid prior to students participating in extra-curricular activities. -Every replacement ID gets a brand new code so students will not be able to use their old IDs to get school meals. This prevents other students from using lost/stolen IDs to purchase school meals.
-Students will be required to show their ID to get a school meal. Students may obtain a replacement ID in Q-0, Mon - Fri 7:30am - 7:55am. and recess on Monday, Thursday & Friday, 9:40am - 9:55am, Tuesdays, 9:25am - 11:05am. Wednesdays, 9:25am - 9:40am, Replacement IDs will not be available during lunch periods. -Admin
NEW LOCK OUT PROCEDURES Due to students going to Lock Out to purposefully avoid class, time in Lock Out will be marked as unexcused absences. Students will not be able to get make-up work or be excused from work missed while in Lock Out. Unexcused absences will also count towards accumulated detention hours. As a reminder, students who are found roaming on campus instead of going to Lock Out, will get a referral for class cutting, insubordination, and/or truancy. We are working on setting up a separate daily phone message to report the periods that students spend in Lock Out. It is important to be in class and to get to class on time! -Admin REPLACEMENT REDBOOK PRICE $7.00 Redbooks can be purchased in the front office during recess, lunch or after school. - Admin NO PARKING AT THE DISTRICT PARK Due to the construction project at Kahuku District Park, students will not be able to park in the parking lot next to KVA. No parking will be available on campus for any students for school year 2018-2019. - Admin DRESS CODE The dress code is still in effect. Please see page 19 in the Red Book to make sure that you are complying with the dress code. Students out of dress code will be asked to change and parents/guardians will be notified for repeated incidents. Please refrain from wearing clothing with excessive rips and holes above the height of the permissible shorts length. Also, remember that any type of clothing displaying inappropriate language/symbols or representing/depicting gangs are prohibited. Dress code violations with threatening messages/images will be treated as serious Chapter 19 offenses. - Admin
DETENTION FOR UNEXCUSED ABSENCES Student will be assigned one hour of detention for the THIRD and every unexcused absence for EVERY period. An hour of detention will also be added for each unexcused absence for each period. You will get a pass to Ms. Aga's class R201 after school from your last period teacher to serve your detention. Detention time not served will turn into an obligation and will need to be served before being cleared for activities that require an obligation clearance. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Aga or call her at 305-7446. Mahalo. - Admin PERSONAL ITEM DELIVERY Due to the amount of personal items delivered to students, unless it is deemed an emergency, students will need to come to the front office to get their items during recess or lunch. Instructional time will not be interrupted and school personnel will not be utilized for the purpose of delivering personal items. - Admin
STUDENT OFF CAMPUS PASS Students leaving campus during the school day are required to have an official Student Pass. To expedite the process of a student getting a Student Pass, parents/guardians are advised to call the school at 305-7380 in the morning or send a note with your child and drop it off at Q-0 before school starts. Without prior notice, the wait time to get a student out of class will vary depending on the availability of staff. We do not call classrooms during instructional time.
Please include the following information in the note for a Student Pass: 1. Date note was written 2. Child's legal name and grade level 3. Date and time to be released 4. Reason for early release 5. Current phone number 6. Parent/guardian signature
Students who are 18 years old may sign themselves out of school, however, parent/guardians will be notified and students will need administrative approval to be allowed back on campus. You will be asked to present identification when picking up your child. Students will only be released to their parent/guardian documented in school records (this does not include Emergency Card contacts). The Student Pass must be returned to the front office if the student returns to school before the end of the day. - Admin