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Central District North Parade of Band Performance Letter

posted Feb 14, 2017, 11:49 AM by Alan Kinoshita   [ updated Feb 14, 2017, 11:49 AM ]

CDBF 2017 Performance Letter

2018 Trip Survey! Please complete!

posted Jan 27, 2017, 1:42 PM by Alan Kinoshita   [ updated Jan 27, 2017, 1:43 PM ]

Pacific STEP-UP Program

posted Jan 18, 2017, 11:00 AM by Alan Kinoshita   [ updated Jan 18, 2017, 11:02 AM ]

Aloha Mules!
Please share with your students and encourage those interested to apply.  The application process requires applicants to create and account, submit and application, transcript, a personal statement and 2 letters of recommendation.  For more details, click on the link below: Pacific Step-up.  Note the deadline is February 15th.  For assistance, see me.
carla lum

Pacific STEP-UP Program

STEP-UP, NIH/NIDDK funded program, is looking for eager high school juniors ad seniors from underrepresented and/or disadvantaged backgrounds that are interested in a hands-on biomedical behavioral research experience. 

Visit the Pacific STEP-UP website for more information about how students can apply. 

Pa'ina Night Fundraiser @ Dots

posted Jan 17, 2017, 11:58 AM by Alan Kinoshita   [ updated Feb 14, 2017, 11:49 AM ]

The band boosters is having their first Pa'ina night fundraiser. 

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Dots Banquet Hall, Wahiawa.

Performances by:

Gail Mack Duo
Ryugen Taiko
Da Jamz 
Dave Toma and the Harmonic Playboys

There will be fabulous door prizes and Ono Pupus.

Purchase online using your credit card and receive your tickets at will call. Please bring a copy of your receipt. 

If not, see a band student or visit the schools front office. Please make checks payable to "LHS BBA" there is a $25 returned check fee. 

Note: A portion or your purchase may be tax deductible. Please consult with a professional tax consultant. 

Can't make the event? Please feel free to make a 100% tax-deductible donation.

Leilehua High School Band Booster Association (LHS BBA)
PO Box  861227
Wahiawa, HI  96786
EIN: 99-0346683
Phone: 808-343-9302

UH Marching Band & Wind Ensemble achievement waivers

posted Jan 10, 2017, 1:17 PM by Alan Kinoshita   [ updated Jan 10, 2017, 1:18 PM ]

Aloha all,

The UH Bands and UH Music Department proudly announce auditions for our UH Marching Band & Wind Ensemble achievement waivers, as well as our three scholarship Chamber Groups on Saturday, February 11, 2017.

Our UH Marching Band & Wind Ensemble achievement waivers, can help defray the cost of tuition at UH-Mānoa. Any and all woodwind, brass, and percussion players, regardless of major, are encouraged to audition for consideration for our achievement waivers.

The UH Bands Chamber Groups (the UH Bands Brass Quintet, Woodwind Quintet, and Saxophone Quartet) are open to outstanding musicians from any major, and serve as the top wind & brass chamber ensembles at UH.  They rehearse, perform, and tour throughout Oahu, working with our UH Music faculty and renowned visiting artists on a regular basis. Membership is open to all new & returning undergraduate and graduate UH-Manoa students, in any major.  Membership is by audition only, and annually renewable by successful re-audition for a maximum of four years.

Recipients receive:

  • $5,0​00/year tuition waiver​ ($2,500 per semester)

  • enrollment in applied lessons (​MUS 231x; ​course fee still applies)

  • regular chamber coachings with UH Music faculty

  • performance opportunities on & off campus

Recipients will:

  • enroll and play in the UH Wind Ensemble (MUS 419B, fall & spring semesters)

  • enroll ​and play in Chamber Music (MUS 410F, fall & spring semesters​)​

  • perform on & off off campus as a chamber group no less than four times throughout the academic year, securing gigs in consultation with UH Music faculty

Auditions for all groups will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2017.  Click here to schedule an audition or email Gwen Nakamura to schedule an audition. (Remote auditions may be submitted via recording.)

Incoming students interested in studying music? The UH-Mānoa Music Department is holding concurrent auditions on the same day; one audition will serve for both. Our website has lots of info on our new online application process and audition requirements, as well as info on our areas of study.

Please help us spread the word about these exciting opportunities by sharing them with your students and other interested parties.  As ever, feel free to contact me with questions, etc., and please do encourage any interested students to contact us!

Thanks much, and aloha,


Jeffrey Boeckman
Director of Bands
Associate Professor of Music
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa 
Music Department
2411 Dole Street
Honolulu, HI 96822 
(808) 956-2169
Fax (808) 956-9657

Winter Drumline

posted Dec 13, 2016, 3:40 PM by Alan Kinoshita   [ updated Dec 13, 2016, 3:41 PM ]


Cody Cacatian in the news!

posted Dec 13, 2016, 3:38 PM by Alan Kinoshita   [ updated Jan 18, 2017, 11:00 AM ]

Winter Concert 2016 Performance Notice

posted Nov 28, 2016, 11:56 AM by Alan Kinoshita   [ updated Jan 10, 2017, 1:17 PM ]

Winter Performance Letter.doc

Click to print

iNight Registration and Trip survey

posted Nov 16, 2016, 3:22 PM by Alan Kinoshita

iNight 2016

LHS School Resources

posted Oct 27, 2016, 12:27 PM by Alan Kinoshita

Leilehua High School

School Resources

Infinite Campus:

                              Need help? See tech team in Library


Student Support

Tutoring: SMARTS

M/W: English & Social Studies

T/Th:  Math & Science

6pm – 8pm


Tutoring: TIPS

M, T, Th, F; 2:45pm – 4:45pm

Portable 11


M, T, Th, F:  7:40am – 3:00pm

Wed:  7:40am – 1:10pm


College/Career Center

Monday – Friday; 8:00am – 3:00pm


Administration Office

Monday – Friday; 7:30am – 4:00pm


Registration Office

Monday – Friday; 7:30am – 3:30pm



School Counselors

Class of

Counselor; A-K

Counselor; L-Z


Chad Jicha; 305-3052

Kim Townsend; 305-3050


Shane Nakamura; 305-3061

Carrine Higa; 305-3053


Lynn York; 305-3062

Darilyn Tonaki-Ige; 305-3022


Jennifer Martin; 305-3060

Michele Sales; 305-3063

College Counselor

Theresa Sanchez; 305-3051

Career Coordinator

Carla Lum; 305-3140

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