08/16/2023 KVIKS News Bulletin




On todays’ bulletin, Taiko Club, and Picture Day coming up next!


Aloha Vikings! This is your K-V-I-K-S News Bulletin for Wednesday, August 16, 2023. I’m Kalani. The periods today are 2,4, and 6

Taiko Club Meeting

Konnichiwa former Taiko Club Members! If you are thinking of rejoining Taiko Club this year, our next practice will beTODAY, 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! 

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.

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.

KVIKS will be back after these messages




Homecoming Court

Announcing your 2023-2024 Homecoming Court! 
For the Freshmen Class, Kayden Brigoli Valdez and Giselle Pohina.
For the Sophomore Class, Keao Mossman and Molly Nguyen.
For the Junior Class, Giovanni Kekauoha and Kylee Motoishi
For the Senior Class, Kainalu K-O-puhi-va and Kave-he Agustin
And for the Homecoming King and Queen, Randy Antonio and Mia Lavarias. CONGRATULATIONS!

Freshmen class council

Hey freshmen, it’s time to announce your class council for this year! 

As president, we have Molli Liu, as vice president, we have Mayo Nakajima, secretary Kayden Brigoli Valdez, and treasurer Sarina Lam. Congratulations to your newly elected officers and we hope you serve your class well!



HOST: Here is today's - menu. 

For Wiki: Breakfast Pizza Bagel, Pears, and Fresh Fruits

For Lunch: Chili & Cheese Nachos, Green Salad, 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


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!

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.