02/14/2022 KVIKS News Bulletin




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Happy Valentine's Day Vikings! My name is Dylan  and here are your announcements.

Before we begin our announcements, here is Kumu ‘Awa with the winner of last week’s Hawaiian Value of the Week Challenge.

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Here’s What’s Happening Today Vikings:

Just a reminder for those students who purchased our Valentines roses, if you haven’t picked them up yet, please go to room A-16, Mrs. Masuhara’s room during recess to pick up your valentine roses.

Girls Water Polo

All students interested in participating in girl's water polo this spring season, workouts will be starting today at the pool from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Official tryouts will begin on Monday February 21, 2022. In order to participate, make sure you have an updated and current annual physical turned into our athletic trainer and confirmation regarding Covid-19 vaccination status or proof of religious/medical accommodation. These items above apply to those interested in participating in any spring sport including: Baseball, Softball, Judo, Track and Field, Tennis, Golf, Boy's VB, and Girl's WP. All spring sports officially start on Monday February 21, 2022. If you are interested in participating in any of the above sports, contact our athletic director or the respective coach directly.

Junior Class PTP Workshops

Mrs Frias will be holding PTP workshops every Monday and Wednesday during lunch recess for the rest of the 3rd quarter! You don't need to sign up to attend - just walk into the LRC to start working. The PTP is due by May 13, 2022. Work hard to be the first class to meet the deadline!

Here’s What’s New Vikings!

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[Video: Hawaiian Word of the Day]

[Video: Test Taking Tips] READING

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Western Oregon University Visitation

Admissions Counselor Nolan Arasato from Western Oregon University will be visiting us tomorrow, Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at 8:30am during Pd. 1 Please come to the LRC to sign up for this very informative presentation! Also…

Mini College Fair

Please join us during lunch recess for a mini College Fair on Tuesday, February 15th in front of B-Bldg!  

Representatives from: Northern Arizona University, Washington State University, Xavier University, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and Pacific University will be there to share information and answer any questions you might have.

Girls Softball Practice

Non-mandatory practice is held weekdays from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm at Kapiolani Elementary School. Tryouts will start on Monday, February 21, 2022. All interested players are welcome to try out.

Freshmen Class Fundraiser

Hey Freshmen! Help your class by participating in the Punalu'u Sweetbread and cookies fundraiser.  Pick up order form envelopes from Ms. Taniguchi's room, BB-202 during lunch recess starting Tuesday Feb. 15 thru Thursday Feb. 17.  Support your class by participating in this fundraiser.  

In case you missed it Vikings…

Snow Photos!

Did you go up the mauna and enjoy the snow this winter? Do you have any pictures that you would like to share? They could be in the yearbook! Just send them to Mrs. Mant's email address found on our website under staff directory-Fine Arts. We would love to have you in the yearbook! Please submit by February 18th.


Here is today's - menu.

For Wiki: Cheese Sticks, Fruit Juice, and Marinara Sauce

For Lunch: Cheese Pizza, Green Salad, Baby Carrots, Craisins, and Fresh Fruit

Thank you for watching, read this bulletin on the Hilo High Mobile App or Website. Follow Hilo High on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube @hilohighschool and check out kviks.org. This concludes today’s announcements. Have a great day Vikings!



Other Announcements

Young at Art Submissions

Attention all Viking artists! Submissions are open for the 2022 Young At Art show. See more details and entry guidelines at www.ehcc.org. For further assistance, stop by Ms. Z's room in L-4. Deadline to submit is February 19th.

Boys & Girls Judo

Are you still interested in joining the Boys & Girls Judo Team? Please stop by the practice room (upstairs of the new gym) between 4pm and 5:30pm, Mondays, Wednesdays, or Fridays to sign up.  No judo experience necessary! If you're currently participating in a Winter Sport and wish to join the judo team after, Please call or text Coach Kerwyn at 808-217-3619 ASAP! We are also in need of a few Team Managers. Pre-Season Non-Mandatory Conditioning is ongoing from 4pm to 5:30pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Tennis Tryouts

To all boys and girls interested in playing tennis this year, tryouts are as follows: Boys- Feb. 21 & 23 3:30-6pm and Girls Feb 21-23 4-6pm across the street at Hilo Intermediate School. Physicals and a covid vaccine card copy is needed, or 2 negative covid tests per week if approved for exemption from shots. There are hitting/conditioning practices still going on which is Boys: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3:30-6pm and Girls: Tues-Fri 4-6pm. Any questions? See Coach Leanne in F-Bldg.