Friday, December 2, 2016

December 2, 2016 9:11 AM


Fried Rice
School Lunch: Chicken Patty Burger
Plate Lunch: Steak
NOTE: The Snack Bar will be closed TODAY, December 2.

School Lunch: Shoyu Chicken
Plate Lunch: Pomodoro Spaghetti


BYOD Christmas Photo Booth!
Stop by the library any morning next week (Dec. 5-9) for a Christmas photo op. We've got the props, you bring the camera and smiles!

All are invited to the Peer Mediation Holiday Peace Bazaar TODAY, Friday, December 2 from 3:00pm - 5:00pm in the Watase courtyard. Proceeds from the sale of baked goods, drinks, clothing, jewelry, and candy-cane-grams will be donated to the Waikiki Health Center's Youth Outreach program.

High School

Globetrotters: There will be a meeting for all members TODAY, Friday, December 2, in AGR-2 after school at 2:30p.m. to discuss and sign up for the upcoming community service project for the JCCH Ohana Festival in January. See you there!

Trendy Art Club monthly meeting will be TODAY, Friday, December 2 in H3 (Hopwood Quad) from 2:30pm-3:30pm. We will be participating in CS Education Week's Hour of Code and making a simple video game!

Japanese Club:

We have a meeting TODAY, Friday, December 2nd at 3:05pm in K302. We will be discussing up coming school service and community service.

Baking and Cooking Club
Gingerbread House Decorating will be TODAY, Friday, December 2nd in H231 at 3:05pm.

Saturday School will be held this Saturday, December 3 from 10:00am-12:00pm AND 1:00-3:00pm for students wishing to work off demerits. Please sign-up for only ONE session (either 10am OR 1pm). Sign-up sheet is available at Damon Hall Front Desk, until space is filled.

High School Students:
Study prep for your upcoming finals leaving you feeling overwhelmed? Come join us in the library to chat about ways to maximize the return you get on your study time. 3 more sessions to choose from:

  • Friday (12/2) 7:30-8:00AM
  • Monday (12/5) 2:45-3:15PM
  • Tuesday (12/6) 3:15-3:45PM

All of the sessions will take place in the Library Lab. Sessions will focus on study skills rather than specific content that will be covered in course exams.

December 19 to 23 from 8am to 2:30pm $260. This class fulfills the 30-hour classroom instruction required by the State of Hawaii for anyone under 18 years of age prior to obtaining their driver's license.

Please go to to register and pay online. Use your myPueo student or parent username to log in.

Northwestern University's National High School Institute (NHSI) Summer 2017 Programs: Theatre Arts, Film & Video, and Debate. These programs combine intensive training, along with a once-in-a-lifetime summer experience making lifelong friends and contacts, while exploring the Northwestern campus and Chicago. The Theatre Arts program is open exclusively to current high school juniors; the Film & Video program is open to current sophomores and juniors; and the Debate program is open to current freshman, sophomores, and juniors. For more information and to register, go to

Middle School

Middle School Book and Creative Writing Club
Don't forget that we have a book club meeting TODAY, Friday, December 2 during lunch. Bring your lunch and book ("And Then There Were None") to Mrs. Ibara's classroom, A307.

Art Club members: Please notify Mrs. Ikeda or Mrs. Kaneko by TODAY, Friday, December 2 your attendance to the lunch meeting activity on Tuesday, December 6. Supplies will be provided.

Color Me Happy Club Meeting
on Monday, December 5 during lunch. Bring your lunch and iPad to Wood Hall and meet in the DaVinci Studio.

Kindness and Service Club
A reminder that we will be meeting on Monday, December 5 during lunch in room B-5. Please get your lunches quickly so we can finish our Holiday cards for the Meals on Wheels program.

Art Club Meeting in room P-1 on Tuesday, December 6 during lunch (home lunch suggested).

College Counseling

Fashion Industry of Design and Merchandising, CA (FIDM) Immersive Summer Program at four locations in California in June 2017. Experience fashion through the eyes of a college student for 3 non-stop days of fashion, fun, and learning. Meet like-minded high school students with the same interests and goals; hands-on workshops taught by renowned FIDM Instructors (practice fashion draping, learn fashion sketching, draw new shoe designs, discover the art of trend spotting); mix and mingle with industry professionals; express your style. For more information and to register, go to

Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre-College Programs in Advanced Placement/Early Admission; Fine Arts: Architecture, Art, Design, Drama, Music; and National High School Game Academy. Session runs from July 1 - August 11, 2017. For more information and to register, visit

Boston University New England Center for Investigative Reporting's 2017 Investigative Journalism Workshop: offering three two-week workshops beginning on June 26. During each session, students participate in seminars and work alongside veteran journalism teachers and award-winning local and national journalists on investigative stories that challenge students' critical thinking and research skills. Students will live on the BU campus and gain hands-on experience to benefit them in college and beyond. For more information and to register, visit

University of Notre Dame's Pre-College Summer Programs:
1) Summer Scholars for rising juniors and seniors. Choose from about 20 different programs. The coursework is both rigorous and rewarding.

2) Leadership Seminars for rising seniors. Explore topics affecting the global community. The coursework is centered around vibrant discussion and robust exchange of ideas.

For more information and to register, visit the website at

The Hawaii Community Foundation Scholarship application is now available and must be submitted by January 31, 2017, by 4:00 pm Hawaii time. This application is lengthy and will take time to complete, so plan to work on it over break. You MUST have a completed FAFSA and SAR, in order to apply for this scholarship! Be sure to submit the name of your recommender and their email address early, so you give them time to write for you! Last minute requests for recommendations are stressful for you and the person writing for you, so PLAN AHEAD! This scholarship program offers scholarships to students from Hawaii. There are scholarships for students majoring in areas ranging from aerospace to veterinary science, to the health studies and STEM fields and more. There are also scholarships through this organization for people from various ethnic backgrounds, including Hawaiian, Filipino, Chinese, and Japanese heritage. To apply, go to:

The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program: Deadline: January 5, 2017. This scholarship is for high school seniors who excel in leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship. For more information, go to :

The Farm Credit Services of Hawaii, ACA Scholarship: Deadline: must be postmarked by April 3, 2017. Recipient of this scholarship will be determined based on recommendations, academics, and future agricultural goals. Students should list agricultural activities (4-H, Future Farmers, etc...that they have been involved in.) The goal of this scholarship is to benefit our youth in promoting the future of Hawaii's agriculture. Application is available at:

The Fukunaga Scholarship: Deadline: postmarked by March 1, 2017. This scholarship is for students majoring in a Business related field. Applicants must be US citizens, have a strong academic record, and have demonstrated leadership and involvement in community activities. A copy of the FAFSA SAR is required, as are 2 letters of recommendation. To apply, go to:

Athletic Events

The bold italic events are #Pueo Pride events. Go Owls!

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