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10/03/2019 KVIKS Bulletin

Aloha Vikings!

This is your K-V-I-K-S Morning Bulletin. My name is Keyna and here are your announcements for Thursday, October 3rd 2019.


2nd PTP Deadline 

Good morning, Seniors!  Just a reminder that the 2nd PTP deadline of October 4th is quickly approaching.  Please be sure to email Mrs. Frias when you are done, so she knows to check your PTP in Google Classroom.  See Mrs. Frias in A-1 if you have any questions.


Class of 2020 T-Shirt Pickup

Attention C/O 2020 Seniors! 

Your class shirts are here and ready for pick-up.

 Pick-up will be from 

Wednesday, October 2 until Friday October 4.

 Please come with your receipt or ID to

 room A12B during recess or lunch. 

Thank you!


UH Hilo On-The-Spot Applications

Hey, Seniors! If you are planning to apply to

 UH Hilo for college, please come to

 see Mrs. Frias in A-1. 

You may qualify for a 

FREE UH Hilo Decision-On-The-Spot 

Application Appointment on November 8th. 

You will complete a paper application, 

present your transcript and test score information, 

and receive an admissions decision ON THE SPOT! 



University and Career Fair Forms 

This announcement is for ALL Hilo High School Students.  


Good morning, Vikings!  Are you interested in gaining more first-hand experience and information about your post-high school plans?  You're in luck! We have TWO upcoming field trips that can help you do just that.  


On Thursday, October 24th, Hilo High has been invited to take 90 students to the Construction Career Day.  At this Career Day, you will be able to operate heavy machinery, take a ride up into the sky in the bucket of a boom truck, and talk directly with people working in many different areas of the Construction Industry.  If you are interested, please go to A-1 to pick up a field trip packet. Space is limited, so bring your forms back signed ASAP.


On Friday, October 25th, Hilo High has been invited to take another 90 students to the College Fair.  Approximately 75 different colleges and universities are currently scheduled to attend. If you are interested, please go to A-1 to pick up a field trip form.


We hope to have as many students attending the field trips as possible.  These opportunities do not come around too often, so we hope to make the most of them.


College Funding Opportunities

Hey, Seniors!  Anybody want some money for college?  Today is a big day for you! Starting today, you can get online to begin applying for the following pools of MONEY:


FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) - create your FSA ID before beginning your FAFSA.  FSA ID instructions will be distributed in STARS on Monday, Sept 30th. See Mrs. Frias if you have any questions.


University of Hawaii Systemwide Scholarships - anyone attending ANY University of Hawaii school (2-year or 4-year), should complete the Common UH Systemwide Scholarship application.  It houses HUNDREDS of separate scholarships available to all students and opens on October 1st. See the scholarship binder in A-1 for the application information.


Kamehameha Schools Na Ho'okama a Pauahi Scholarship application opens on October 1st.  Check the scholarship binder in A-1 for application information

THank you!


Upcoming College Visitations

Hi there Vikings!  Next week, Grand Canyon University will be visiting September 30, 2019 during Period 6 and Oregon State University on October 4, 2019 during Pd.4.  


Also, the Universal Technical Institute will be doing a presentation in Rm G102 (Mr. Ramos) on Friday, November 1 during Pd. 1, 3, 5, and 7.  This institute is a nationwide provider of technical education training for students seeking careers in entry level automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians. Please come to Room A-1 to sign up with Ms. Lawrence or Ms. Frias to get your pass to attend any of these presentations, and future presentations!  Presentations will be ongoing from this month, through November. See you then!

JROTC Car Wash Fundraiser Rescheduled

The JROTC car wash fundraiser has been moved to October 5th, car wash is still open to the whole school.  Please stop by KTA off of 50 East Puainako Street from 11:00am through 2:00pm to support the JROTC program.  Thank you!

Volunteer Wrestling Strength and Conditioning

Come to the Hilo High School Weight room

 at the Old Gym Tuesday and 

Thursday 4:30PM to 7:00PM. 

You need to have a valid physical exam completed and

 verified by Athletic Trainers. 

You will also need a copy of current grades or 

report card with passing grades before

 participating in volunteer practices.


Canoe Paddling Interest Meeting 

Anyone interested in Canoe Paddling,

 come to the pool bleachers on 

Friday, October 4, 2019 to sign up from

 11:30 - 11:45am.

Esports Signups:

Hi Vikings!  Do you enjoy video games?  League of Legends, or Rocket League?  Are you interested in testing your skills and competing against schools across the state?  Come to N-102 and talk to Mr. Hamamoto during morning and lunch recess this Thursday and Friday if you would like more information regarding E-sports at Hilo High.  

Thank you!

Boy’s and Girl’s Golf Sign Ups

Boys and Girls Golf Sign ups for the upcoming 2020 season is being held at F-85 with Coach Gary Cooper from Monday, September 30, 2019 to Friday, October 4, 2019.  For questions, see Coach Cooper or call Coach Randy at 934-0049, Mahalo

Here is today’s menu.

For Wiki: Breakfast Smoothie with Cinnamon Toast or Cereal & Whole Grain Toast, and an Orange

For Lunch: CHILI CON CARNE with STEAMED RICE, Steamed Corn, and Pineapple


This concludes today’s announcements.

Have a great day Vikings!


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