04/03/2023 KVIKS News Bulletin



INTRO (pause slightly for announcements in green)

On todays’ bulletin, Elections, Center For Tomorrow’s Leaders, and Junior Parent Night. Coming up next! 


HOST: Aloha Vikings! This is your K-V-I-K-S News Bulletin. I’m Richard and today’s date is Monday, April 3rd, 2023. The periods are 2-STARS-4-6


The election will be today, April 3rd, 202 3, during STARS, so make sure to exercise your right to vote! Your participation in the election is crucial to the success of our school, and we want to make sure that your voice is heard.

Senior Luau

Aloha Seniors! We are excited to announce our Senior Luau happening on Friday, April 28, 2023, from 5:30 to 9:30 pm at the Hilo High patio. This is an event you wouldn't want to miss as it promises to be a night filled with fun and unforgettable memories.

You can pick up a bid packet from today, April 3, to Friday, April 7, 2023, during lunch at Mr. Finley's room, C-110 to secure your spot. The cost of the bid ticket is $25, and payment collection will be from April 10 to 14, 2023. Please note that guests are not allowed, and you must have all your obligations cleared before attending.

We can't wait to see you on this special night!

Center For Tomorrow's Leaders

Hey VIkings! Do you have to wait for your ride afterschool? Come to The Viking’s Corner located at C - 127, Mr. Peralta’s room! Open for all students to hang out and study after school. The Viking’s Corner is  beginning on Monday April 3rd, 2023  after school on Mondays from 2:00 - 3:15 pm, Thursdays from 2:30 - 3:45pm and on Even Fridays on 1:20 pm to 2:20 pm and Odd Fridays on 2:30 pm and 3:45 pm. There will be materials for students that want to do homework and board games for students who want to hang out with their friends. We hope to see you at our After school viking’s corner!

Junior Parent Night

Attention Juniors,

Junior Parent Night meeting will be held tomorrow, April 4, 2023. Please come with your parent/guardian to hear updates from your class council, college and career center and some senior year updates. If you haven't RSVP yet, please do so using the following link https://tinyurl.com/24parentnight. Light Refreshments will be served. See you there!

SCU Tellers

Are you looking for a way to earn extra cash, learn valuable new skills, and enhance your resume? If so, then we have exciting news for you! The Hilo High Student Credit Union is currently hiring a student teller for our student credit union, and we want YOU to apply.

As a Student Credit Union teller, you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience and develop essential skills that will benefit you in the future. It's a fantastic opportunity to grow professionally while still being a student.

You can pick up an application at our Student Credit Union located at room A-16, or you can apply online at hicommfcu.com. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity.

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union is an equal opportunity employer. Thank you, and we look forward to receiving your application!

HOST: Here is today's - menu. 

For Wiki: Plain Bagel, Cream Cheese, Fresh Fruit, and Diced Pears

 Cheese Bites, Veggie Sticks, Marinara Sauce Cup, Fruit Slushie, and Fresh Fruit

For Lunch:    

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


All 10th-12th graders, the last ASVAB administration for this school year will be on Wednesday, April 12, 2023.

The test will be administered in C-215 and will start promptly at 8:10 AM. If you are planning on joining the military post-high school, you will need to take the ASVAB. 

Email Ms. Arquero at [email protected] to reserve your spot.

Due to COVID-19, the number of test-takers per session has been reduced to 30.

C-215 will be closed all morning on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 to accommodate the test.

Career Visitation

Aloha, Vikings!  Are you interested in learning more about a career in the areas of Hotels, Travel and Tourism?  Hawaii Community College's Hospitality and Tourism Department will be here to share information with us.  Please see Mrs. Frias in N-103 to sign up and pick up a pass.


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.