08/15/2023 KVIKS News Bulletin




[R] On todays’ bulletin, ASVAB, Picture Taking and Taiko Club. coming up next


(M) Aloha Vikings! This is your K-V-I-K-S News Bulletin for Tuesday, August 15, 2023. I’m Roxan and I’m Mahealani. The periods today are 1,3,5 and 7

(R) Homecoming Court Voting

Hey Vikings, just to let you know you will be voting for our Homecoming Court today! Please look at all the names carefully and pick the candidates you would like to see on our court the most. 

(M) SPEAKING OF VOTING! FRESHMEN!!!!! Please cast your vote for our Class Officers! Check your K12 email for the ballot from Student Association, you have until the end of the day! SO DO IT!

(M) KVIKS Media General Meeting TODAY!

If you are returning or interested in joining us, don't miss our first General Meeting TODAY, in C-215 during lunch recess at 12:30 PM. Please be prompt!

(R) ASVAB Registration

All 10th-12th graders, this years first ASVAB administration is on Tuesday, September 12th, 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 have been reduced to 30. C-215 will be closed all morning on Tuesday, September 12th, 2023 to accommodate the test.

(M) Taiko Club Meeting

Konnichiwa former Taiko Club Members! If you are thinking of rejoining Taiko Club this year, our next practice will be Tomorrow, from 3-4pm. If you are new and want to join the Taiko Club this year, tryouts will be held from Wednesday, August 30 to Thursday, September 14. Practices will be held at the band room every Wednesday (3-4pm) and Thursday (3:30-4:15pm). If you want to learn more or have any questions, please visit Shehata Sensei in Room P-3. Arigatou, hope to see you there! 

(R) Underclassmen Picture Taking

Aloha Vikings! It is time to plan for picture day. Please remember the dress code for your picture on August 22 or 23. Reed Takaaze Photography Studio will be on campus to take our portrait pictures for the yearbook. You will be taking your picture in your English class on Tuesday or Wednesday. Order forms for picture packages will be given to you in ELA. Credit card purchases will only be handled through Reed Takaaze's website. Please remember to smile for the camera! Mahalo, Mrs. Mant.


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Senior Portrait

Aloha Seniors! Have you made an appointment to get your senior portrait done? Have you emailed Mrs. Mant your Baby picture? Have you submitted a senior quote? Are you considering buying a senior Ad page with your friends? Please get it done as deadlines are quickly approaching. We want to celebrate you phoenixes and have a fantastic yearbook, so lets go Viks!! If you have questions or are having issues with your photographer, please email Mrs. Mant ASAP at [email protected] Mahalo!


(R) HOST: Here is today's - menu. 

For Wiki:  Portuguese Sausage, Fresh Fruit, and Sliced Peaches

For Lunch: Chicken Patty Sandwich, Emoticon Potato Shapes, Fresh Fruit and 

Garden Vegetable Soup

(M) 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

Volunteering For The East Hawaii Health Clinic and HMSA

Aloha, Vikings! Welcome back! The school year has just begun, and we already have a new volunteer experience available for you! The East Hawaii Health Clinic and HMSA are teaming up to provide Electro Cardiograms (or ECGs) to all UH Hilo Athletes in the month of August, and are looking for volunteers. Scan the QR code on the flyer to sign up as a volunteer for Sunday August 27th from 7:15am - 11:45am on both days. No prior knowledge is necessary, so if you're interested in gaining some hands-on experience in Health Care or would just enjoy meeting people and learning something new, you should sign up! All students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to join in! Please see Mrs. Frias in N-103 if you have any questions.