04/06/2023 KVIKS News Bulletin



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On todays’ bulletin, Easter Rally, Senior Luau, and Junior Parent Night. Coming up next! 


HOST: Aloha Vikings! This is your K-V-I-K-S News Bulletin. I’m Reana and today’s date is Thursday, April 6th, 2023. The periods are 1-3-5-7

Also, due to Good Friday, we will not be having school tomorrow. April 7th, 2023. So enjoy your 3-day weekend!

Easter Rally

Hey Vikings! Come join us today, for the Easter Rally at lunch recess! There will be easter egg hunt, egg dying, and some other fun games! By participating, you will be able to win goodie bags, candy, and even gift cards! We hope to see you there!

Senior Luau

Aloha Seniors! If you are interested in attending Senior Luau, come pick up a bid packet at room C110 (Mr. Finley’s room). The cost of the bid ticket is $25, and payment collection will be next week, 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!

Junior Parent Night

Attention Junior Families!

If you were unable to attend Junior Parent Night on Tuesday April 4, 2023. Donʻt worry!

Please see the attached slides of the different topics that were covered in our meeting. 

If you have any questions regarding class activities, please contact Class Advisor Mr. Yamamoto at [email protected] or visit him in room R-13.

If you have any questions regarding college and career, please contact our College & Career Counselor, Mrs. Frias at [email protected] or visit her in room N-103.

Grad Nite Forms

Hey Seniors! Be sure to turn in your Grad Nite registration forms and payment to room A-16 during lunch ONLY. The cost to attend is $35 and please bring exact change.  Forms turned in by April 18, will receive 1 additional commencement ticket. Join us for a safe and fun grad nite!

Sophomore Days

Hey Sophomores! Please join us in celebrating our sophomore days from April 10-11. Monday will be Snoozy Monday, dress up in your favorite pajamas. Tuesday will be class colors day, wear your class t-shirt or class colors (white and gold). Come to the old gym on Tuesday during lunch for some fun activities! Thank you! 

Upcoming College Visitation:


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

Speaker will be Woody Hoshibata

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo State University

Monday, April 17, 2023 @1:15pm (Pd. 6)

Speaker will be Teri Ann Masuda

Northern Arizona University

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

Speaker will be Tyler Cegler

Come to room N103 to pick up a pass if interested in this presentation. 

See you then!

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

Graduation MC

Hey Juniors! The Class of 2023 is in search for an MC for our commencement ceremony! If you are good at public speaking and are interested, see Ms. Arbles in A-22 this week, no later than Friday, April 7, 2023.

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!


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.

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.