Thursday, November 16, 2017

November 15, 2017 3:00 PM


Portuguese Sausage
School Lunch: Macaroni and Cheese
Plate Lunch: Roast Pork

Fried Rice and Eggs
School Lunch: Sausage/Cheese Pizza
Plate Lunch: Steak


Please join us as the Instrumental Music Program presents their Winter Concert on Saturday, November 18th beginning at 2:00pm in Bakken Auditorium. All the band, string and combined groups will present an afternoon of entertaining and take you on a musical journey. Please come and support your Middle and High School peers. Admission is absolutely FREE!

High School

Please come see "Five World Premieres" The 2017 IB Theatre Original One-Act Plays. Written, Directed & Performed by MPSA students. One night only! TODAY, Thursday, November 16th @ 6:30 PM in Bakken Auditorium. Free!

Korean Club
There will be an informational meeting on Friday, November 17 @ 2:30pm in the library. New members are welcome!

Business Club Meeting - Monday, November 20 at 3:00pm in room A 203.

Middle School

Middle School Service Club meeting TODAY, Thursday, November 16 in A107 during lunch (bring home lunch). We will be designing greeting cards for Kapiolani Hospital patients. Provided: paper, glue and markers; please bring embellishments of choice.

Crafty Coders!
Don't forget that TODAY and Friday we are having a "packing party" in the Library Lab to prepare our Operation Christmas Child boxes. You can come either day, or both: Thursday we'll start around 3:15pm and Friday we'll start at 3:30pm. Chat with Mrs. Goff in the library if you have any questions.

The annual challenge is on! - MS Faculty vs Girls Inter. Volleyball. 8th grade girls on either team will play their final game as a middle schooler on Wednesday, November 22 during Study Hall (9:40am) in the gym.

Japanese Cultural Exchange Program
The Japan-America Society of Hawaii (JASH) is seeking applicants for the 30th Asian-Pacific Children's Convention (APCC), a cultural exchange program, July 12-24, 2018, in Fukuoka, Japan, for students in Hawaii born between September 1, 2006 and August 31, 2007. Application deadline is December 15, 2017. For more information and to download the application, click here.

College Counseling

Scholarships - General News
These scholarship updates are not all-inclusive, but rather to notify students of scholarships within the community. We encourage students to search the websites of the colleges they are applying to for scholarships offered through the schools, as well as utilizing scholarship searches such as FastWeb or Unigo.

Scholarships - Seniors

ELKS MOST VALUABLE STUDENT scholarship. Deadline is November 27, 2017. Applicants must be US citizen pursuing a 4-year college degree in the United States. Students must submit a FAFSA generated Student Aid Report with their application. Criteria includes academic performance, community service, and leadership. You may send questions to: Or call 773.755.4732. For the application, go to: Look under "Elks National Foundation" for scholarship information.

FIRST Robotics Scholarship for Harvey Mudd College: for those students who have competed in high school FIRST Robotics competitions who are interested in attending Harvey Mudd College. Deadline is January 10, 2018. Applicants must have a minimum 2.75 gpa. This is a $10,000 per year scholarship, renewable for 3 years. To apply, go to:

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

For a complete list of events, please visit the Athletics page. Go Owls!

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