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CLASS OF 2019 PANDA EXPRESS FUNDRAISER, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH

TGIF! Come on out to Panda Express this Friday, November 16th to support the Class of 2019. Dine from 11:00am to 9:00pm and either bring a copy of the flyer or present it on your digital device, so the Senior class will receive 20% of your check!  Flyer forthcoming.

 

AVID ʻOHANA INFORMATIONAL NIGHT, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH  

Please join us on November 28, 2018 in the Kaiser High School Library from 6:00 – 7:00pm for an AVID Program Family Information Night! This night is intended for students and their families who are interested in learning about the AVID program and possibly register for an AVID elective course at Kaiser in the 2019-2020 school year. All grades are welcome to attend.

For more information about AVID, please go to www.AVID.org. For applications please click here: AVID Application

Please contact Maryam Ayati, KHS AVID Coordinator: mayati@kaiserhs.k12.hi.us or call 808-394-1200 ext. 2273 should you have any questions regarding the program or problems accessing the information/application on the website.  

 

WINTER FANTASY EXTENSION - FORMS ARE NOW DUE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH

Winter Fantasy is happening Friday, December 7th at the Japanese Cultural Center, 5:30pm – 10:00pm. Cost is $42.00 per person, checks can be made payable to Kaiser High School. Payment and completed form will be collected from November 13th  – 19th  behind the Library during lunch. Table signups will now be held from November 26th  – 30th  behind the library during lunch. The last day to request a refund is November 21, 2018.

This  is a non-formal, non-floral event. No prom dresses and gowns, tuxedos, flowers, leis, t-shirts, shorts rubber slippers, etc. Forms can be found at the front office.

 

PARENTS OF CLASS OF 2022

This November 30th is our Freshman Class Day! Your child will have the option of watching a movie in the library or participating in one of the various activities and games we have planned. To participate, the event will cost $5. 

Students, if you haven’t received a form, they are available in Mr. Balazs’ room (C303), in the front office and behind the library. Extra forms will also be available in KAP next week. Please make sure you receive teacher signatures from periods 6 and 7 since you will be missing those periods! Forms and money will be collected next week behind the library. 

If there are any questions, please email class advisor, Mr. Balazs at pbalazs@kaiserhs.k12.hi.us

 

CLASS OF 2021 IBDP and IBCP EXTENDED APPLICATION DEADLINE - NOV 19
Sophomores who would like to enter the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme or Career-related Programme next school year need to submit a completed application to the front office, to Mr. Bogard, IBDP Coordinator, in the upstairs library, or to Ms. Murayama, IBCP Coordinator, in room C103 by Monday, November 19. The application is attached and is also available at www.kaiseribdp.org or www.kaiseribcp.org along with information about these programs. If you missed the AP/IBDP/IBCP Information Night, and are still interested in entering the IBDP, then please contact Brad Bogard at (808) 436-1860 or bbogard@kaiserhs.k12.hi.us, and if interested in the IBCP, contact Shareen Murayama at 394-1200 ext 2270 or smurayama@kaiserhs.k12.hi.us. Additional information about these programs can also be found on the IB's public website at www.ibo.org

Why do IB? Watch this PBS Special on IB’s approach to global education: PBS IB

 

 

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PROJECT GRADUATION ANNOUNCEMENTS:

PROJECT GRADUATION HOLIDAY POINSETTIA SALE!

Project Graduation 2019 is pre-selling tickets for the holiday favorite: Poinsettias. This year will feature four color choices: deep red, white, pink and ice punch. Cost will be:$12 for a 6” plant; $15 for an 8” plant and $20 for a 10” plant. Please go to their website: http://www.kaiserptsa.com/project-graduation to order.

Pick up will be on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 10:00am – 1:00pm.

Limited amounts of Poinsettias will also be sold after the Holiday Parade on November 24th at Koko Marina Shopping Center. Please click here for flyer: PG2019 Poinsettias

 

PROJECT GRAD 2019 DUNKIN’ DONUTS FUNDRAISER

Project Grad will also be selling tickets for yummy Dunkin’ Donuts – One dozen for only $11. You will receive an assortment of donuts and the tickets are good for 4 months. Tickets are redeemable during business hours at the Dunkin’ Donuts location on Ualena Street near the airport. Just in time for Thanksgiving, PG2019 will be selling tickets at next Tuesday’s Farmer Markets and soon to be online.

 

PROJECT GRADUATION CLASS OF 2019 - ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS

Project Grad 2019 is NOW ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS!

Cost to sign up for Project Graduation:

September 1st through December 21, 2018 - $225.00

December 22nd through graduation - $300.00

So sign up now! Download your registration form here: ProjectGrad 2019. Forms are also available at the front office. Please fill them out completely and return with your payment to the front office.

 

Parents... please email kaiserprojectgrad2019@gmail.com if you would like to join the committee and to stay informed.  

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COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

HACAC COLLEGE PRESENTATION: COLLEGE APPLICATION

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 6:00 – 7:15pm at Hawaii State Library, 478 S. King Street

“College Admission: What are colleges looking for in a student?” A community presentation to assist students and their families to understand the college process. Free

 

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI AT MĀNOA APPLICATION DAY

Sunday, November 18, 2018. 1:00 pm – 4:00pm.

State of Hawaiʻi High School seniors, juniors and families are invited to attend this FREE event!

  • meet faculty, staff, & current students from various academic programs & student services
  • get familiar with the admissions process
  • submit an admissions application wi th assistance from an Admissions Officer
  • check your admissions application status
  • submit your FAFSA application with assistance from a Financial Aid Counselor
  • learn ways to finance college, including the FAFSA & UH Mānoa Scholarships
  • participate in tours of the campus, residence halls, & more
  • have photo booth fun - Rainbow Warrior style!

Click here to register.

 

 

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KAISER HS ATHLETICS ANNOUNCEMENTS

CLICK HERE FOR PARTICIPATION/PARENT CONSENT FORM:

CLICK HERE FOR PHYSICAL EXAM/CONCUSSION RISK ACK FORM

CLICK HERE FOR PARENT ATHLETE HANDBOOK

CLICK HERE FOR KAISER ATHLETICS WEBSITE

 

VARSITY SOFTBALL CONDITIONING AND WORKOUTS

Varsity Softball conditioning and workouts will start on November 19th, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 3:15pm – 5:15pm. Bring your gear, as well as, running shoes. Shorts and t-shirts are okay. Please meet at the softball field. Bring in your current physical, if you have not already done so. For more information, please contact Coach Mitch at 808-306-3610.

 

JV BASEBALL TRYOUTS

JV Baseball tryouts will be from Monday, Nov 12 - Wednesday, Nov 14 at 3:00 pm each day at the baseball field.  Come fully dressed and prepared, including baseball pants, cap, and cleats.  Bring all equipment including fielding glove and batting helmet.  If you have your own bat and/or if you're trying out for catcher and have catcher's equipment, bring those things as well.   

For those that make the team, there will be a parent meeting on Thursday, Nov 15 at 5:30 pm.  Meet on the 1st base bleachers.

Any questions/concerns, please contact Wendy Shigeta, Team Mom, at ws96825@gmail.com

  

 

UPCOMING ATHLETIC EVENTS

Saturday, November 17

HHSAA Cheer Competition, @Blaisdell Center Arena

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KAISER COMPLEX/COMMUNITY NEWS:

KAISER HIGH SCHOOL FARMER'S MARKET .

Every Tuesday, 4:00 - 6:00pm

The Kaiser High School Farmer's Market is growing! Come and see what they have in store as the holiday season draws near. Dunkin’ Donuts Tickets from Project Grad 2019, Thai Food, Vegetables, Jewelry, fresh farm eggs and more. Hope to see you there!  

LUNALILO HOME HAU’OLI LA HO’OMAIKA’I KALUA FUNDRAISER

Support our neighbor, Lunalilo Home as they host a Thanksgiving Kalua Fundraiser. Drop off your items (see attachment) on Wednesday, November 21st  for only $25 and they will kalua it for you. And for $75 more you can make it an ‘Ono Sized’ meal with all the trimmings. Please click here for details: Lunalilo Home Kalua Fundraiser

 

COUGAR WEAR IS BACK IN STOCK!

We heard you! And the Cougar wear stock has been replenished. Please go to our PTSA website to order, or order through PCNC Ann Olson: aolson@kaiserhs.k12.hi.us. Mahalo Cougar ʻOhana!

 

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IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES (Click here for link to KHS CALENDAR) 

Nov    14     Reflections Contest Award Ceremony, 6:00pm in the Library

Nov    16     Grades 10 & 12 – Class Day

Nov     23 – 24 – Thanksgiving Holiday

Nov     24    Hawaiʻi Kai Holiday Parade, 10:00am Lunalilo Home Road

Nov     28    AVID ʻOhana Informational Night, 6:00pm in the Library

Nov     30    Grades 9 & 11 – Class Day

Dec       4    Friends of Kaiser PTSA meeting, 6:00pm in ACR

 

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

aolson@kaiserhs.k12.hi.us

www.kaiserhighschoolhawaii.org

Twitter: @KaiserHigh