02/16/2022 KVIKS News Bulletin



[VIDEO: Hawaiian Language KVIKS Intro]

Aloha Vikings! My name is Joseph and here are your announcements.

This week is Traffic Safety week. The “Stop If You Love Me” campaign is a nationwide campaign that  promotes drivers and passengers to reduce risky behaviors while on the road. We want to remind and encourage drivers to keep their focus on the road and not be distracted while driving. And if you are a passenger, you could still do a part by keeping your drivers free from distractions.  In celebration of traffic safety week, we will be having a rally on Friday, Feb 18, 2022 during lunch in front of the LRC.We will be having fun activities such as a bicycle racing contest, and signing of the driving safety pledge poster.  Everyone who participates will be receiving gifts. Take your part in being a safe driver and passenger to keep you and every road user safe.

Here’s What’s Happening Today Vikings:

Senior Luau

Aloha Class of 2022! Senior Luau will be held on Saturday, February 26. Pick up a packet in front of Ma’s room A-16 during lunch recess. You can pick up a packet and drop off payment this week until February 18. All participants must be vaccinated or submit a negative Covid test 48 hours before payment and 48 hours before the time of the event. Also, if you have a talent and would like to perform at senior luau please dm our class Instagram account @hilohigh2022. Join us for a night of food, music, and memories. Hope to see you there!

Girls Water Polo

All students interested in participating in girl's water polo this spring season, workouts are continuing this week 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 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.

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.

This week in Athletics, Boys Soccer Semi-Finals vs Keaau High School today at 3 PM and Boys Basketball Semi-Finals vs Konawaena on Friday.

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[Video: Junior Prom]

Hey Juniors! Our most awaited event is here! junior prom! Our Junior prom,  “A Night In The City” will be held on Mar 26, 2022 at the Hilo High School Gymnasium. If you would like to attend, packet pickup will be held from Tuesday, Feb 22 to Friday, Feb. 25 during lunch in front of room A-16. Students must be free from school obligations and must be vaccinated or present a 48 hour Negative covid-19 test in order to attend. Hilo High student guests, outside the junior class, are also welcome to attend. Attendance for juniors will be $40 and $50 for all others. Come and join us to celebrate this special event! 


Boys Volleyball Tryouts

Attention anyone interested in trying out for boys volleyball, Try-outs will be held on Tuesday February 22 from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Wednesday February 23 from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, and Thursday February 24 from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm.  Must have current physical and all COVID-19 protocols in order to try-out.  If you have any questions please see Mr.Fernandez in room C108 and visit Hilo High School Athletics section for more information and physical forms.

Freshmen Class Fundraiser

Hey Freshmen! Help your class by participating in the Punalu'u Sweetbread and cookies fundraiser. Forms will be distributed during your social studies class this week.  Support your class by participating in this fundraiser.  


Here is today's - menu.

For Wiki: Cereal and Toast, Sliced Peaches, and Fruit Juice

For Lunch: Creole Mac, Coleslaw, Steamed Corn or Edamame, Fresh Fruit, and Mixed Fruit or a Whole Grain Roll

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

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.

Young at Art Submissions

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

Snow Photos!

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