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KAISER RECEIVES 2022 OUTSTANDING SCHOOL AWARD BY CLIMBHI

ClimbHI is an orgaziation which enhances workforce development opportunities by building connectons between communities, businesses, organizations, and schools. Part of their program includes the LEI program (Leadership, Exploration and Inspiration), as well as Service Excellence and bringing together businesses and educators together. ClimbHI is here to inspire and prepare students for the future by providing exposure to careers, industries and educational pathways.

We are proud to to have been named an Outstanding School by ClimbHI!



SENIOR CLASS FAMILIES MEETING RECAP

For those who may of missed the meeting on Tuesday, please go to Graduation Information for all updates.



KUKUI SAUSAGE PICK UP – TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6TH

If you pre-ordered Kukui Sausage, pick up will be after school in front of the office.

 


KAISER ATHLETIC FOUNDATION GARAGE SALE! DECEMBER 17TH

Seeking Donations – Drop off at Kaiser Office on Friday, December 16th from 4:00 – 6:00pm.

Seeking gently used clothes, furniture, books, electronics, household goods, holiday items, toys and more! Please price your items as a 501c3 donation receipts will be available.

Then come to the big Garage Sale on Saturday, December 17th from 9:00am – 2:00pm.



COURSE SELECTIONS FOR NEXT YEAR (2023-2024)
Students currently in grades 9, 10, and 11 (Class of 2024, 2025, 2026) are deciding which courses they'd like to request for next school year. Students should have received the Registration Information sent to their Kaiser email on Wed., Nov. 16. Any student who did not receive that email should inform the registrar, 
[email protected] . The email contains the Google Form LINK to submit course selections. The Google Form is ONLY accessible if logged in through a student's Kaiser email. Parents/Guardians should discuss course selections with their student(s). The Course Guide 2023-2024 is available on the Kaiser website, kaiserhighschoolhawaii.org > Academics.

The deadline for course selections is Friday, Dec. 2nd. Submissions after Dec. 2nd will be considered late and may affect students' overall schedule.KAISER HIGH

 


SCHOOL ANNUAL BLOOD DRIVE 1/27/23

National Honors Society will be organizing a blood drive with the Blood Bank of Hawaii on January 27, 2023 in the library from 7 AM to 2:30 PM. Only 2% of Hawaii's population donates blood while 60% of residents will need blood in their lifetime, so your donation would have a huge impact in saving lives!

To schedule your appointment, please fill out the google form below by December 16th, 2022. Donors under 18 will need a signed parent consent form, accessible through the Google form or the library.

Note that students will be excused from their classes to donate blood, but are still responsible for missing work. Also, prior to scheduling an appointment, please make sure you meet health requirements to donate blood by visiting https://www.bbh.org/become-donor/. For more information, please contact Mr. Bogard at [email protected]. Thank you!

 

Sign up here: Blood Drive Appointment Sign Up



PLEASE HELP SUPPORT THE KAISER GRAPHICS CLUB!
Order by December 5th 

We will be selling customized wooden ornaments and gift tags for the upcoming holiday season. Prices range from $1 to $5 each. To view samples and order, please complete the google form attached here: https://forms.gle/ANkobXpFxUS2WfBr9 by December 5, 2021. 

Pickup will be on December 14 at the Farmer’s Market from 4pm to 6pm or in F101 during non-instructional school hours from December 15-17. Payment can be made either in cash or checks made payable to “Kaiser High School”



GOLF INFORMATIONAL MEETING, FRIDAY DECEMBER 9TH DURING LUNCH

If you are interested in trying out for the Kaiser Golf Team, there is a mandatory meeting on Friday, December 9, during lunch in A-101. All requirements for eligibility will be discussed at the meeting. If you cannot attend the meeting, please see Mr. Nakamura in A-101 as soon as possible.



TRACK & FIELD PRE-SEASON PRACTICES

Track & Field is now having pre-season practices every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15-4:15pm at the track. All students are welcome! No experience necessary! For any questions, please contact Coach Bill Thomas at (808) 954-5482.



SEMESTER 1/ QUARTER 2 ASSESSMENT SCHEDULE

Please visit Bell Schedule and Calendars to view the Quarter 1 Assessment schedule.



GRADUATION FLORAL DISPLAY ARTISTS AND FOLIAGE

The senior class is seeking talented florists to help put together the floral decorations for the stage for graduation. They will also be needing flowers and foliage during that time. If interested, please email Ms. Mathew at [email protected].



CLASS OF 2025 IB DP and IB CP EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE – Now - DEC 2nd.

Due to continued interest, current sophomores who would like to enter the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme or Career-related Programme next school year can still submit an application by the extended deadline, December 2. If you want to find out more about these prestigious programs that are ideal preparation for college and much more, then visit the following websites or contact the coordinators.

 

IB Diploma Programme: Visit www.kaiseribdp.org and/or contact Brad Bogard, IB DP Coordinator, at [email protected] or (808) 436-1860.

IB Career-related Programme: Visit www.kaiseribcp.org and/or contact Shareen Murayama, IB CP Coordinator, at [email protected] or (808) 372-6461.

International Baccalaureate Organization: www.ibo.org

Following are direct links to the applications:

IB DP APPLICATION

IB CP APPLICATION



TOYS FOR TOTS BOX IN OFFICE

AVID is collecting toys for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots program from 11/21-12/9. If you're interested in donating a new, unwrapped toy please drop it off at the front office, H101, or C304.



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PROJECT GRADUATION INFORMATION

ATTENTION 2023 SENIORS AND PARENTS/GUARDIANS:

Project Grad 2023 is an overnight event open to all Seniors to celebrate their graduation from Kaiser High School. The festivities will start right after the graduation ceremony and finish the following morning. We will provide a fun, safe, alcohol and drug-free environment to celebrate the achievement of the Class of 2023!

Register your Senior here

Register early to save money! Payment Options and Schedule:

$200 until December 16, 2022
$250 until January 31, 2023
$300 after January 31, 2023
We need your help to make PG 23 a super event for your child!
Sign up here:
Class of 2023 Project Graduation Volunteer Form

 

To learn more about PG23 click here: https://kaiserptsa.com/project-grad-2023

Mahalo for your support!



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CAREER AND COLLEGE

Visit Events and Announcements for individual Class reminders, College Essay assistance, College search help, internship opportunity with Brian Schatz, Hawaii Congressional Applications to US Service Academies, ACT and SAT announcements and so much more.

 

FALL 2022 STATEWIDE VIRTUAL FAFSA COMPLETION EVENTS

https://hawaii.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIscuqsqDMqE9LmdyTUy-JVE53ePTrO3LTF

 

 

Visit Scholarships for all of the latest scholarship opportunities! Apply today, dont delay.

 

COLLEGE VISITS

Sign up through Naviance, print view details to receive your ticket. All visits will be in H101 and are specifically for Kaiser students:

Visit College Visits to register for online virtual visits. Open to all classes. Meet a representative of each college and ask your questions!



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OPPORTUNITIES


YOUTH SUMMIT ON CLIMATE CHANGE OPPORTUNITY

Saturday, December 3rd 8:30am – 3:30pm @Hawaiʻi State Capitol

Bringing together youth ages 14 – 16, policymakers, and eduators.

This project is dedicated to engaging youth(14 years to 26) in our democracy by

  • Building relations between lawmakers and youth
  • Conveying information about the legislative process and building skills to interact with it.
  • Empowering youth to amplify their voices

Go to climatefuturehawaii.org to register

 

 

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KAISER ATHLETICS

 

CLICK HERE FOR: PHYSICAL FORM 

CLICK HERE FOR: 
STUDENT PARTICIPATION FORM 


SCORES

 

 

UPCOMING GAMES – GO COUGARS!



12/03 – JV Girls Tennis vs. Castle @ Kaiser, 9:00am
12/03 – Lady Cougar Soccer @ Kailua, 5:30pm
12/03 – Cougar Soccer Vs. Kailus @ Kaiser, 5:30pm
12/03 – Cougar Wresting Week 2
12/03 – Cougar Swim Qualifying Meet @ Kalani, 2:00pm
12/07 – JV Baseball vs. Roosevelt @ Kaiser, 3:00pm
12/07 – Cougar Soccer @ Kaiser, 5:30pm
12/07 – Lady Cougar Soccer vs. Kalani @ Kaiser, 5:30pm

 

 

VARSITY SOFTBALL

Girls who haven't played JV softball this Fall, or Varsity softball last Spring, and would like information on trying out this Spring, should call or text

Coach Mitch 306-3610

 

 

Go to Kaiser Athletics for updated sports information



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KAISER COMPLEX AND COMMUNITY NEWS 

Farmerʻs Market now closes at 6:00pm due to winter hours

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

12/07 – Friends of Kaiserr PTSA, 6:00pm in Library
12/15 – SCC meeting, 5:00pm in Admin Conference Room
12/16 – Winter Fantasy @ Japanese Cultural Center, 5:30pm



                                                                 

Mahalo,                                                   
Ann Olson 
Parent Community Network Coordinator (PCNC)
Henry J. Kaiser High School
An International Baccalaureate World School,
AVID Certified, Advanced Placement and Dual Credit School
511 Lunalilo Home Road
Honolulu, HI 96825
Phone: (808) 394-1200 ext. 2241
a[email protected]
www.kaiserhighschoolhawaii.org
Twitter: @KaiserHigh
Instagram: @kaiserhighschool_hi
Facebook: @kaiserhigh808

 

 

Continuous Notice of Non-Discrimination 

The Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) and its schools do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, and religion in its programs and activities. Please direct inquiries regarding HIDOE nondiscrimination policies as follows:

 

Beth Schimmelfennig, Director

Rhonda Wong, Compliance

Aaron Oandasan, Title VI

Toby Yamashiro, Title VII

Nicole Isa-Iijima, Title IX

Krysti Sukita, ADA/504

Civil Rights Compliance Branch

Hawaii State Department of Education

P.O. Box 2360

Honolulu, Hawaii 96804 (808) 586-3322 or relay

 [email protected]