03/08/2023 KVIKS News Bulletin



INTRO (paused for different announcements)

On todays’ bulletin, LEO Club, Hilo Hawaiian Hotel Internship, and Upcoming College/Career Visitations. Coming up next! 


HOST: Aloha Vikings! This is your K-V-I-K-S News Bulletin. I’m Braysha and today’s date is Wednesday, March 8th, 2023. The periods are 2-4-6

Students, please welcome the committee sent by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. You will see them this week around the campus as they perform their evaluation of our school.

LEO Club


We will be having a LEO Club meeting TODAY during lunch recess.  

Make sure you wear your LEO Club shirt because we will be taking a whole club picture.

If you have not picked up your club shirt, you may pick it up in Ms. Tanaka's office, A-19.

We will be presenting new club activities which will take place for the 4th quarter.

Again, LEO Club meeting TODAY at lunch...wear your club shirt...If you haven't picked it up, do it quickly!

Thanks and see you there!

HOSA - Future Health Professionals Club 

Aloha club members, there will be a meeting on Friday, March 10, 2023 in room L-2 (Mr. Assi’s room) during lunch recess. Mahalo!


PALC is still looking for ensemble members to join the cast of the Spring Musical. Last day for students to join and turn in paperwork is Thursday, March 9, 2023 after school in the auditorium. Practices are Tuesday and Thursdays from 3 to 5. See you there!

Hilo Hawaiian Hotel Internship

Aloha, Vikings!  Hilo High School has the opportunity to send ONE student to participate in a 2 and a half month PAID Internship with Hilo Hawaiian Hotel this year.  The internship will run from April 10th through the end of June.  Please see Mrs. Frias in N-103 this week if you have any questions or are interested in applying.  We have never had this opportunity with Hilo Hawaiian Hotel before, so I hope we get lots of applicants!


Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

Friday, March 24, 2023 at 12:15 pm (Pd. 6)

Speaker will be Josephine Van Der Voort

University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)

Thursday, April 13, 2023 at 8:30 am (Pd. 1)

Speaker will be Woody Hoshibata

Northern Arizona University

Thursday, April 20, 2023 at 8:15 am (Pd. 1

Speaker will be Tyler Cegler

Please come to room N-103 and see Ms. Lawrence to pick up a pass to attend these presentations!  See you then!

In Case You Missed it Vikings!

Starting last week, our student publishers have been posting many of the new announcements submitted to KVIKS on the school website! To access it, go to hilohigh.org, scroll down to Front Page news to find the latest, or hover over News on the navigation bar, then select a category.

HOST: Here is today's - menu. 

For Wiki: Country Gravy Pizza, Pineapple Chunks, and Craisins


For Lunch: Hamburger, Wedge Fries, Lettuce or Tomato, Fresh Fruit, and Mixed Fruit

Thank you for watching. Find more announcements and watch the bulletin again at hilohigh.org or download the mobile app. Follow @hilohighschool on Instagram and Facebook. This concludes today’s announcements. Have a GREAT DAY Vikings! 

Other Announcements


The Spring Musical is ON! Auditions have been held and the show will be cast on Tuesday, March 7th! If you are a singer or a dancer PALC needs YOU to join our cast in an ensemble roll. Ensemble rolls are an important part of this show with singing and dancing but no spoken lines. If this is something you are interested in please come to the Auditorium at 3pm on Tuesday March 7th, it's not too late!


Hey Vikings, due to the temporary renovations to the LRC building, effective immediately, the Student Credit Union (SCU) will be temporarily located at Mrs. Masuhara's room A-16, with services limited to deposits only starting today, March 7th.  Our temporary hours of operation will be also limited to Tuesdays and Thursdays only during lunch periods.  Upon the reopening of the LRC building, the SCU will resume its normal hours of operation. 

Don’t forget, the SCU is still hiring for student tellers, applications may be picked up at the SCU site or visit www.hicommfcu.com.   We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you and appreciate your understanding. Mahalo!

Art Department

Congratulations to some of our awesome Viking Artists! Nine of our student's artwork was accepted into the East Hawaii Culture Center at show "Young at Art". Their artwork will be on display the month of March and a special art walk event on Saturday, March 11 from 10am-2pm to encourage the community to visit the Hilo exhibit locations. We will also have our Pride Chicken automata installation at Kalākaua Park. Participating businesses will be offering art activities, discounts, or giveaways. Please come to celebrate our Viking artists!

[VIDEO] Class Council Elections

Aloha Vikings! We are excited to announce the start of the election application period for the student association and class council offices for the upcoming school year of 2023-2024. This is an opportunity for you to get involved and positively impact our school community.

If you are interested in running for a student association or class council office, please come to Room A-16 during recess and lunch beginning on Monday, March 7, 2023, to pick up an election application packet. The election application is due on March 22, 2023. No late applications are accepted. We hope to see you on the ballot! Thanks!

[VIDEO] Senior Awards

Hey Seniors! If you have dedicated yourself to providing valuable school services, holding a leadership position, and actively participating in various activities during your high school years, you may be eligible for the Hilo High Service Awards, Viking Award, and Honor pin award.

We invite you to sign up for the application process in room A-16 beginning March 6 to March 10, 2023. The application form is due on March 22. These awards will be proudly showcased during the graduation ceremony.