Wednesday, February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 2:51 PM


Scudder Closed for breakfast
School Lunch: Soft Taco
Plate Lunch: Korean Chicken

Portuguese Sausage
School Lunch: Chicken Patty with Gravy
Plate Lunch: Texas Grilled Cheese

Special Schedules

Friday, February 17 - Professional Development Day - No School

Monday, February 20 - Presidents' Day Holiday - No School

High School

Peer Tutors Needed!
Peer tutoring is a great opportunity for students to contribute to our school community by helping their fellow classmates. Tutors help by sharing their understanding of a specific subject/course with their peers in a positive and encouraging environment. There are many benefits to being a peer tutor, including making a difference in someone's life and being able to share about this experience on your college application! Peer Tutor Qualifications:

  • B+ or higher in the specific course(s) you would like to tutor
  • Responsible
  • Positive attitude
  • Patient

If you're interested in being a peer tutor, please visit your class page and click on the peer tutor link to sign-up!

Middle School

Mandatory NY/DC Meeting TODAY, Wednesday, February 15 at 5:00 pm in the Bakken Auditorium. Students who are coming on this trip are REQUIRED to attend with at least 1 parent.

Art Club Meeting
in room P1 on Tuesday, February 21 during lunch (bring home lunch). We will be creating a Ho'olaule'a signage.

College Counseling

Aloha Seniors,
Please review the following scholarships and apply to those that are a good match for you. I recommend you act on applying right away: start your application, request transcripts and recommendations so that you can meet your deadline without asking for these items at the last minute. If you wait until the last minute, you run the risk that the person you are requesting the recommendation or transcript from will not be available, and then lose the opportunity to apply.

  • NIAAA Student Athlete Scholarship for student-athletes: Deadline: February 25, 2017. Applicants must see Mrs. McKay-Hines to submit an application. Applicants must be a senior in high school who has participated in at least TWO high school sports for at least 2 years and have earned a varsity letter in each, AND meet at least two of the following: Minimum B+ average, Ranked in the top 25% of the senior class, ACT composite score of 24 or higher and/or SAT score of 110 or higher (RW and M only). Go to to download the application form, or go to for more information.
  • The Kiewit Building Group Inc. Scholarship: Deadline: Postmarked by March 31, 2017. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and intend to major in engineering, architecture, or construction management. Applications are available in the College Center.
  • Hawaii Education Association: Deadline: must be received by April 3, 2017. This is for seniors who are the children or grandchildren of HEA members. Criteria for selection include academic achievement, essay, and financial need. Applications are available in the College Center.
  • Colleges That Change Lives Scholarship: Deadline: March 1, 2017. Applicants must plan on attending a CTCL member school (go to for a complete list of member colleges). Some common CTLC schools our students apply to include: Evergreen State, University of Puget Sound, and Willamette. Application and information is available at

Aloha, Mrs. McKay-Hines, College Counselor/Scholarship Coordinator

College Visits

We encourage you to attend the visits. They are an excellent opportunity to learn more about what colleges have to offer. New college visits are added daily. You can find the most updated list of college visits on Naviance (Family Connection) (under "Colleges" tab and click on "view all upcoming college visits"). If you will be missing a class, you must first ask your teacher for permission AND sign up at least two days in advance on Naviance. You will be responsible for any work missed. Please check the Daily Bulletin and Family Connection for updates and new additions. All juniors and seniors are welcome to attend. If you have any questions, please stop by the College Counseling Office.

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Athletic Events

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

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