03/09/2023 KVIKS News Bulletin



INTRO (pause slightly for announcements in green)

On todays’ bulletin, HOSA, Class Council Elections, and Senior Awards. Coming up next! 


HOST: Aloha Vikings! This is your K-V-I-K-S News Bulletin. I’m Halo and today’s date is Thursday, March 9th, 2023. The periods are 1-3-5-7

Hey seniors! Just a reminder that you will be able to earn one ticket if you pass all your classes at the end of quarter 3 AND have all your obligations cleared!

HOSA - Future Health Professionals Club 

Aloha club members, there will be a meeting tomorrow, 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 today, 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!

KVIKS followed Zachary Masuyama around for a day to learn more about the Life of a Battalion Commander. To read the article, go to hilohigh.org, and select News and scroll down to find and access the article.  

KVIKS will be back after these messages.

[SPOT] Class Council Elections

Hey Vikings! If you are interested in running for a student association or class council office, please come to room A-16 during recess and lunch this week, 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!

[SPOT] Senior Awards

Hey Seniors! Graduation is almost here! So if you are eligible for the Hilo High Service Awards, Viking Award, and Honor pin award, come to room A-16 to sign up for the application process. You can only sign up till March 10, 2023, and the application forms are due on March 22, 2023. These awards will be proudly showcased during the graduation ceremony.

HOST: Here is today's - menu. 

For Wiki: Cereal and Toast, Applesauce, and Fresh Fruit


For Lunch: Chicken Tenders, Steamed Rice, Corn or Edamame, Sliced Peaches, and Pineapple Chunks

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


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!