Wednesday, April 5, 2017

April 4, 2017 3:00 PM

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Wednesday
Breakfast:
Corned Beef
School Lunch: Cheese Quesadilla
Plate Lunch: Mochiko Chicken

Thursday
Breakfast:
Portuguese Sausage
School Lunch: Spaghetti with Meat Sauce
Plate Lunch: Furikake Mahi Mahi


Special Schedules

Middle School Trial Schedule - Through Thursday, April 13. Please refer to the Trial Schedule to view the schedule or read Dr. Priester's blog for more details.


General

Please help our Elementary School collect those Box Tops found on cereals, ziploc boxes, etc. You may drop them off at A305 by Wednesday, April 12. Click here to view a list of participating products.


High School

Dear Juniors and Seniors,
This will be the last week to purchase prom bids and reserve a table seat. You may pay and get a receipt from the school bookstore all week during open hours. *We will have table reservations setup one last day on Wednesday during lunch outside of Bakken. To reserve a table on Mon., Tues., Thurs, or Fri. come to see Mr. McIntosh in the Weinberg Technology Plaza. Please don't wait until the last day (Friday). Also, bringing a date is not required. Come with your friends and have a great time!!!


Middle School

Middle School Student Council meeting will be held TODAY, Wednesday, April 5 at 2:30pm in A308.

Meet in Bakken Auditorium
on Friday, April 7 at 7:30am for our MS assembly. Learn about our redesigned lunch period for April 10-13.

Share your talents in the statewide Brown Bags to Stardom middle school competition on May 13. Deadline to register is April 31 - go to www.brownbagstostardom.com for more details.


College Counseling

KHAN ACADEMY SAT TEST PREP for Juniors Only
We will be offering a Khan Academy Test Prep for Juniors planning on taking the June SAT exam. Khan Academy provides free test prep based on student's PSAT and SAT results. Students work independently on Khan Academy's online program. Our program is designed for students who need the extra push in a proctored session. We also will provide 3 Math and 3 English review sessions. There will be 12 sessions with a cost of $50. Session dates: 4/11, 4/12, 4/18, 4/20, 4/25, 4/27, 5/2, 5/4, 5/9, 5/11, 5/16, 5/18. The sessions will run from 3:15pm-4:15pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 2:45pm-3:45pm on April 12. The location of the sessions will be posted on the College Counseling page and Daily Bulletin later this week. To Register: Click on the following link to submit your application. https://docs.google.com/a/midpac.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfVPefJMFTpPhdyumH55wABrwOFxCmFL9ZGJQkjcXnO0T9G8w/viewform. Bring a printed copy of your completed application (signed by parent & student) and payment to the School Store before April 10.

THE NATIONAL COLLEGE FAIR
The National College Fair is a great opportunity for our students and parents to meet with representatives from over 150 universities. Students should register in advance, print up their barcode and bring it with them to the college fair. We encourage all families in Grades 9-11 to attend. The fair will be held on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 5:00p.m.-8:00p.m. at the Hawaii Convention Center. https://www.nacacfairs.org/attend/national-college-fairs/honolulu-college-fair/.

AN INSIDER'S LOOK AT THE NCAA AND COLLEGE ATHLETICS
A panel of experts will share an insider's look at how athletics may affect college admission, athletic recruiting, national letter of intent, and the eligibility process. Panelists include:

  • Maureen Shagonaby, Admissions/Athletic Liaison, Michigan State
  • Deven Bukoski, Compliance Officer, Chaminade University
  • Coach Jason Abe, Chaminade University
  • Scott Wagner, Athletic Director, Mid-Pacific Institute

Please join us for an evening presentation on college athletics: Wednesday, April 12, 5-6pm, Mid-Pacific, Wood Hall.

Summer Discovery introduces students to the college experience in an environment that is intellectually stimulating, culturally and socially enriching, and fun! Visit www.summerdiscovery.com and www.discoveryinternships.com for up-to-date program details, dates, and tuition. Plus, see photos from this past summer.


Barnard College Summer Programs provide a wonderful opportunity for rising high school junior and senior girls to enjoy a pre-college experience and college preparation while exploring New York City. For more information, including dates and fees, please visit www.barnard.edu/summer.


Columbia University School of Professional Studies (New York) Summer Programs are for students entering grades 11-12. Students can take an intensive course, attend Columbia University classes with undergraduate students, or live and study outside of the United States through the Summer Global Immersion Program. For more information and to apply, visit sps.columbia.edu/hs.


Stanford University Pre-Collegiate Studies produces an array of programs for academically talented young students everywhere. Programs are available online and in-person, during the summer and year-round, and feature broad exploration or intense study in a single subject.
For more information and to apply, visit spcs.stanford.edu/find-yourself.


Babson College Summer Study is a residential program for rising high school juniors and seniors that lets students earn college credit as they gain real-world business insights. Surrounded by other aspiring entrepreneurs from around the world, students discuss ideas with our engaging faculty, develop their personal brand, and create a new business venture while experiencing life on a college campus. For more information and to apply, visit www.babson.edu/summerstudy.


Duke University's Global Giver Academy allows students the opportunity not only to learn the ins and outs of philanthropy by earning 60 community service hours at local charities, but also the chance to engage in advocacy firsthand. As an acting "board member" of a local charity, you will make a case of for your favorite organization and have the opportunity to benefit it in a huge way. Submit your application by April 14th for the summer of a lifetime!
https://learnmore.duke.edu/portal/applications/applicationProfile.do?method=loadApplicationIndex&applicationProfileId=3013688.


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) connection.naviance.com/midpac (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. For a complete list of events, please visit the Athletics page. Go Owls!

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