08/30/2023 KVIKS News Bulletin




On today's bulletin, College and Career, Homecoming, Hawaiian Club, Math Club, Leo Club, AVID, and Athletics. Coming up next!


Aloha Vikings! This is your K-V-I-K-S News Bulletin for Wednesday, August 30, 2023. I’m Max. The periods today are 2, 4, and 6

Open House

Aloha Vikings! Join us for the Hilo High School Open House on August 30th, 2023, from 5:30 to 6:30 pm! Students and parents are invited to explore our campus, meet teachers, and learn about our programs and to all current and potential athletic players: There will be a mandatory meeting in the auditorium at 6:30 pm. Don't miss this opportunity to get important information about the upcoming sports season. We look forward to seeing you there!

College and Career Center


Our College/Career Visitations are starting up again!  UH Hilo University will be visiting on Tuesday, September 8th at 8:45 during pd1.  If you are interested in any of these upcoming presentations come to Room N-103 to sign up. See you then!

Class of 2025 Homecoming

Hey Jaguars! If you're interested in participating in our class dance or section decoration committee for homecoming, please email Marisa Oishi, for more information. 

Also, Swing by B-43 during lunch TODAY if you're interested in the homecoming dance. Can't wait to make some unforgettable homecoming memories together! Thank you

Hawaiian Club

Aloha Hui Hawai`i Members, we will be having a meeting TOMORROW Thursday, August 31, at lunch recess in Kumu 'Awa's room, K101. Any questions regarding lunch, please let Kumu 'Awa know. See you there, Mahalo!

Leo Club

Come join us for an informational Leo Club meeting TODAY, in C-215. New and returning members are welcome!

Math Club

Hey Vikings!  We welcome you all to join our Hilo High Math Club!  The math club participates in competitions against schools across the state.  If you are interested or want more information please come to Mrs. Fukushima's room in R-12 on Friday, September 1, 2023 during lunch recess for an informational meeting.


During Fall break, Nalukai is offering East Hawaiʻi Island high schools an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with social, cultural and commercial entrepreneurship. Through a week-long, in-person day camp inclusive of team work sessions, a field trip, and meetings with adult mentors (entrepreneurs, cultural practitioners, educators, and community leaders), students will gain a deeper understanding of the challenges facing our island and collaborate with others to develop products, services and other solutions to address them. As they develop their ventures, students will gain and practice essential leadership, entrepreneurship and presentation skills.

KVIKS Will be back after these announcements


Hey Vikings! Come support our Hilo High athletes as they compete this weeks viking athletics:

On Friday September 1st

Cross Country @ HPA 4pm

And Football vs. Kea’au 6pm at Wong Stadium. PLEASE WEAR BLUE AND GOLD TO SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!



Saturday September 2nd

Air Riflery @ Hilo 9am 

Let’s come together and show our support! Let's go Vikings!


HOST: Here is today's menu. 

For Wiki: Breakfast Pizza Bagel, Fresh Fruit, and Assorted Cereal

For Lunch: Hot Dog with Bun, Tater Tots, Coleslaw, and Fresh 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

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.

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!

PSAT & N-M-S-Q-T Registration

The PSAT/NMSQT is scheduled for Saturday, October 14, 2023.Those who are 9th-11th grade, interested in attending college and taking the SAT should highly consider taking this practice test to better prepare you for the real SAT. 11th graders who qualify for Free or Reduced lunch test for free. For all others, the test costs $18. To register, fill out the google form. Email Ms. Arquero at [email protected]. Spaces are limited to the first 100 students so sign up now!

ID Picture Taking

Need your ID? Come to C-215 to get your ID Picture Taken and printed. Thank you!

 Chromebook Pick Upv 

If you haven't received your Chromebook yet, please come to C-215 during recess or lunch this week to pick it up. As a reminder, you will need a signed 1-to-1 Technology Provision form, a form of ID, and have no outstanding technology obligations to receive your device. Need an extra form or turn it into the office? Feel free to stop by too. Thank you!

Taiko Club

Konnichiwa Vikings! If you are interested in joining Taiko Club this school year, tryouts will be held TOMORROW August 30th to September 13 every Wednesday, from 3pm to 4 pm, and Thursday, from 3:30pm to 4:15pm, in the band room. Please be prompt, bring water, wear shoes and something you can exercise in. Arigatou, hope to see you there!

Picture Taking

Aloha Vikings! Did you miss picture day? If you did, please tell your English teacher to put you on the list. We will have Reed Takaaze's crew here on Friday, September 8 for a limited time. You must get on the list by September 1. Mahalo, Mrs. Mant.