04/01/2022 KVIKS News Bulletin




Good morning Warriors! April Fools! I am Richard Gonsalves, today is Friday, April 1st, 2022, it’s an even day. School ends at 1:10 pm. Please rise for the Hilo High School Alma Mater.

Host: Thank you, you may now be seated. Seniors! We know you are all excited for the Senior Prom, if you haven’t yet done so, today is the last day to pick up and pay for your Senior Prom packets. Here is Chloe with more details of the event to come.

[VIDEO] Senior Prom Excitement

What can we expect at Senior Prom? Are students excited?

Host: As a reminder Dragons, next week is table selection at Mrs. Araki’s room. Today is the deadline for student leadership packets to be dropped off.  If you do want to send it electronically, email it to [email protected] Share your voice, lead, inspire and make a difference Cowboys! We interviewed King James for his thoughts on student leadership.

[VIDEO] Final Student Leadership Spot

Final Reminder for Friday's Bulletin.

Host: Thank you King James for those inspiring words. Wildcats, Happening today as well is HCC’s Early Childhood Education visit.

[VIDEO] What is Early Childhood Education?

HCC's Early Childhood Education Department is visiting on Friday, create a video on what Early Childhood Education is, and share event details.

Host: If you like working with young children, then consider going to the visitation. Lastly, here is what is happening tomorrow Waveriders, there is a judo tournament hosted at Hilo High School. KVIKS Media will be broadcasting the event live on YouTube and Facebook, please check it out!

Host: Here is today's - menu.

For Wiki:

Portuguese Sausage with Steamed Rice, Fresh Fruit, and Pineapple Chunks

For Lunch:

Roast Turkey with Gravy, Mashed Potato, Baby Carrots or Diced Pears, Pineapple Chunks, and a Whole Grain Roll.

Check out our website, hilohigh.org for more details, or download the mobile app. Follow @hilohighschool on Instagram and Facebook. Thank you for watching. This concludes today’s announcements. HAVE A HAPPY APRIL FOOLS DAY COUGARS!


Other Announcements

[VIDEO] St. Martins University 

Hey Vikings! St. Martin's University, located in Lacey, Washington, will be visiting Hilo High School. To see their presentation on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at 8:30 am during Pd. 2, come to the LRC during recess or lunch to sign up. Hope to see you there!

St. Martins University is a private liberal arts university located in Lacey, Washington near the stateʻs capital city of Olympia. This Roman Catholic university has a wide range of opportunities and programs ranging from liberal arts majors to engineering programs as well as a Division II athletics. Those interested in a university with a small, tight-knit campus community, affordable tuition, and a diverse student body, pick up a pass in the LRC to see their presentation come Wednesday April 20th, 2022 during Period 2. We hope to see you at the presentation.

Host: Temporary Senior Song Practice Locations

On Monday, April 4th, all Seniors will report to the following locations for Senior Song Practice at the start of first recess. Senior Girls will report to the Auditorium and Senior Boys to the Pool.

[VIDEO] Old Navy ON-Ward Field Trip

 Ms. Taniguchi and Mrs. Frias are inviting 12 students to participate in this semester's session of Old Navy ON-Ward Field Trip on April 9th and 10th.  Participants must be available for both days.  Please see Mrs. Frias in the LRC to pick up a field trip form and for more information.  Remember that only 12 students can participate in this opportunity, so see Mrs. Frias ASAP if you’re interested. 


This week in viking athletics:

Wednesday March 30th, Softball at Keaau 3pm, Boys volleyball vs. Kona at 5pm and Golf at Waikoloa Village at 10 am. On Friday April 1st, Tennis at Waiakea 2pm. Saturday April 2nd,  track at HPA 9am, baseball vs keaau 10am, Judo at Hilo High 1030am, tennis vs kealakehe at 2 pm, and waterpolo at KSH 230 pm.