Announcements

Updated September 14, 2019

UPCOMING DATES

to see even more upcoming dates, check out the calendar located on our home page
  • SEP 17: Senior College Parent Night, 6-8pm, H201; Senior students are encouraged to attend this event with their parent(s)/guardian(s). If you are planning to attend, please RSVP using this link: https://forms.gle/SMZCF5xE3pWC82b8A . Please contact our College and Career Counselors for any questions Tracy Manlansing <Tracy.Manlansing@k12.hi.us> or Jamie Gomer <Jamie.Kovacic@k12.hi.us>
  • SEP 25: Project Graduation 2020 1st Planning Meeting; 6pm, cafeteria – We Need Your Input!! We are looking for parents who would be interested in assisting with finance, fundraising, prizes, grants, registration, golf tournament etc. Or perhaps you share a special talent that can contribute to the success of the event. Please consider attending this planning meeting! We need you!
  • SEP 26: C/O 2020 Cap & Gown Ordering during advisory
  • SEP 26-27: 9th-11th Grade Yearbook Photos; taken through Social Studies classes. Please have payment ready for Action Photos of Hawaii to collect at your photo session. If in need of a school photo packet, please see Mr. Ripani in K203 during morning or lunch recess only. Any student out of school dreEP code will not be allowed to take their photo.
  • OCT 4: QUARTER 1 ENDS
  • OCT 7-11:
      • NO SCHOOL (Fall Intersession)
      • SENIOR PORTRAITS 🔗 If you did not receive your appointment time please call Action Photos of Hawaii, (808)-572-7081. Payment of portraits will be collected by Action Photos of Hawaii only. Any questions please see Mr. Ripani during morning or lunch recess only.
  • OCT 15:
      • Kekaulike Blood Drive; 9:30a-3p; open to the public http://bit.ly/kkhsblooddrive
      • FAFSA Night - Attend KKHS FAFSA night from 6-8pm in H-201. UH Maui financial aid officers will be here to help families complete the FAFSA.
  • OCT 16: PSAT - registration closed on Sep 13th
  • OCT 16-23: College Week at KKHS! Each day will be an activity or presentation that is provides information for planning towards college and career. If you would like to donate any snacks for students during this week, please contact either Mrs. Gomer jkovacic@kkhs.k12.hi.us or Mrs. Manlansing tmanlansing@kkhs.k12.hi.us
  • OCT 23: College Fair - Attend the College Fair on Wednesday, October 23rd from 5:30-7:30pm at Maui High School (workshops start at 4:45). Students interested in attending must register and get their barcode at https://app.strivescan.com/students
  • OCT 24: Q1 Report Cards mailed out
  • NOV 8: FINAL deadline for C/O 2020's PTP's! Directions for submitting (emailed to Seniors on 8/12).

ANNOUNCEMENTS & REMINDERS

  • JOB OPPORTUNITY (CLASSROOM CLEANER): Kekaulike is looking for a Classroom Cleaner. Hours 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM. If you are interested and would like to more detailed information, please contact Carol Santos, Head Custodian at (808) 727-3533.
  • JOB OPPORTUNITY (MEAL COUNT ASSISTANT): Kekaulike is looking for a Meal Count Assistant! Major duties include assisting with collection of meal payments and scanning ID cards during meal times. If you are interested, please call the school (808) 727-3500.
  • JOB OPPORTUNITY (SCHOOL HEALTH AIDE): Kekaulike is looking for a School Health Aide. Main duties include provide first aid and emergency care to students, complete documentation on the health room log, and protect and maintain the confidentiality of all student information in the Health Room. If you are interested, please contact the school at (808) 727-3500.
  • YEARBOOKS: (9/16-1/24) Kekaulike yearbooks may be purchased at the front office during lunch recess or after school only. Last day to purchase yearbooks will be January 24th, 2020. Cost of yearbook is $50, if paying with cash please have exact amount. Payment by check, place order to King Kekaulike High School. No extra yearbooks will be purchased.
  • FEDERAL IMPACT AID SURVEY CARDS have been distributed to all students. Please return completed cards to your child's period 1 teacher. Collection of these survey cards could greatly benefit our school and that we aim to collect 100% each year. Please feel free to view the Hawaii DOE's website on the Federal Impact Aid Survey for more information at: http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/ParentsAndStudents/MilitaryFamilies/Pages/About-Impact-Aid.aspx
  • FOODLAND'S "GIVE ALOHA" CAMPAIGN: September 1 - 30. All Foodland, Sack N Save, and Foodland Farm stores in Hawai'i are participating. At checkout, present your Maika’i card (or provide your number) and inform the cashier that you would like to make a donation to KING KEKAULIKE PTSA, code number 78060.
  • AP REGISTRATION & PAYMENT begins Sept. 9 and ends Nov. 1, 2019. AP Coordinator Mrs. Manlansing is continuing to visit AP classes to get student registered on both myap.collegeboard.org and complete the AP Registration google form. Regular standard payment is $94 per AP exam. For students on free or reduced lunch; or who maybe part of the EOC TRIO, Upward Bound programs may qualify for a fee reduction. Please inquire at the Na Ali'i College & Career Center H201 or email Mrs. Manlansing at tmanlansing@kkhs.k12.hi.us. Remember deadline is November 1, 2019 or else students will be placed on the obligations list and may not be able to participate in school events.
  • KEKAULIKE BLOOD DRIVE: Did you know you can save 3 lives by donating blood? We will be having a Kekaulike Blood Drive on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 in the gym. If you are interested in donating, you must be at least 16 years of age (at the time of donation), be in good health, have waited at least 8 weeks since last donation, and weigh at least 110 lbs. Sign up using this link: http://bit.ly/kkhsblooddrive
  • NA ALII SPIRIT PACK: (Ms. Kihara, 10/4) Need a teal shirt for the new year? Looking for a teal and black pompom? Need a megaphone to cheer on your favorite team? Na Alii Nation Spirit Packs are being sold in G206 during non-class time. For $15 you get a shirt, pompom, and megaphone.

  • US ARMY RECRUITERS will be on campus starting, Monday, August 26th during the lunch period, and every Monday there after. Go check them out for details outside the main entrance of the Library.
  • SAT PREP WEEKEND WORKSHOP held here at King Kekaulike High School. Ideal for all grades 9-12. September 21 & 22 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Price is $120 and includes textbook and sample tests. Register online at www.test-prepHi.com or call (808) 261-6666 to speak to Coach K.
  • NA ĀLI'I COLLEGE & CAREER BULLETIN
  • TESTING UPDATES SATs, PSATs, ACTs, AP Testing, etc.
  • COLLEGE VISITS 🔗: College representatives visit our campus. Students need to check their school email on steps to sign up for a visit.
  • SCHOLARSHIP BULLETIN 🔗

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • SAT, 9/14
      • 8A AIR RIFLERY Meet #3 @ BHS
      • 8A XC Meet #2 @ Keopuolani Park
      • 2:30P BOWLING v KSM @ Maui Bowling Center
      • 4:30P FB JV v KSM @ KKHS
      • 7P FB v KSM @ KKHS (HC)
  • TUE, 9/17
      • 4:30P VB GJV v KSM @ KSM
      • 6P VB G v KSM @ KSM
  • WED, 9/18
      • AIR RIFLERY - Home Site Postal
  • THU, 9/19
      • AIR RIFLERY - Home Site Postal
      • 4:30P VB GJV v LHS @ LHS
      • 6P VB G v LHS @ LHS
  • FRI, 9/20
      • AIR RIFLERY - Home Site Postal
      • 4:30P FB JV v BHS @ War Memorial
      • 7P FB v BHS @ War Memorial
  • SAT, 9/21
      • AIR RIFLERY - Home Site Postal
      • 8A XC Baldwin Invitational @ Keopuolani Park
      • 2:30P BOWLING v MHS @ Maui Bowling Center
Attention Students, the MIL Paddling Season is around the corner and pre-season training will begin soon. If you are interested in paddling this year, there will a quick informational meeting on Monday, September 16th in E-206 during lunch.
    • GIRLS BASKETBALL:
For both JV and Varsity Girls interested in joining basketball please call Coach Cy Peters for more information @ 808-870-5977. Athletes will not be able to participate without a current physical and risk assumption form submitted. Forms can be obtained through the Front Office.
    • BOYS SOCCER:
JV Boys start date is Oct 7 @ KKHS Stadium. Varsity pre-season workouts will start soon. Please look out for updates. In order to train, all athletes must have a current athletic physical and assumption of risk form submitted to the trainers
    • GIRLS JV & VARSITY SOCCER
JV: Practice will be starting on Monday, Sep 30, 3:30pm - 5:30pm at the stadium. Athletes will not be able to participate without a current physical and risk assumption form submitted to the trainers. Don't forget to bring all necessary equipment to practice. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Kihara in G206.
BOTH: There will be a mandatory parent meeting for Girl’s Soccer on Tuesday, October 1 at 6pm in the Cafe. We will be going over required information for participation. This meeting is for both JV and Varsity Girls Soccer parents.
    • JV AND VARSITY BASEBALL:
All students interested in playing junior varsity or varsity baseball this year, off-season training will start Wednesday, September 3, 2019. The weekly schedule will be Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm at the KKHS weight room and baseball field. There will be no work-outs on non-school days or holidays. All participants must have an updated physical and assumption of risk form completed prior to working out. Forms need to be turned in to the Athletic Trainer prior to the start date. Off-season training will emphasize on building strength, improve conditioning, speed and quickness and sport specific fundamentals. By attending the off-season training you will be reducing the risk of injury by properly preparing your body for the season. If you want to play baseball this year and not currently playing a fall sport, it is highly recommended that you attend all scheduled off-season workouts. Items needed for workouts: t-shirt, shorts, glove, cleats, tennis shoes and cap.
    • WRESTLING:
There will be voluntary workouts for wrestling starting on August 27. They will be held on Tuesdays & Thursdays, 3 - 4:45pm in the wrestling room. In order to train, all athletes must have a current athletic physical and assumption of risk form submitted to the trainers.
    • TRACK & FIELD:
Off Season Training for King Kekaulike Track and field Daily from 2:15 to 4pm meet at the Stadium. You must have a current sports physical and signed risk and consent form on file with the athletic trainers to participate. Please see Coach Jesse in Portable 1 with any questions or to pickup formsCoach Jesse (250-1070)

  • Foodland's "GIVE ALOHA" campaign starts up on September 1st to 30th. All Foodland, Sack N Save, and Foodland Farm stores in Hawai'i are participating. At checkout, present your Maika’i card (or provide your number) and inform the cashier that you would like to make a donation to KING KEKAULIKE PTSA, code number 78060.
  • Thank you for those who already became PTSA Members. If you have not, please click on the link to sign up https://forms.gle/XZa77CNSRfG6PNrg7. As a member, your contribution (whether it be your time, knowledge, or resources) makes a big difference to help us achieve our goals. The PTSA is an organization that is committed to making a difference in the education, health, and safety of all our students at the school. Our goal is to partner with our parents, teachers, staff and the community and be involved in KKHS educational programs, events, and services to assist in enriching our student's academic experience.

Any questions email us at kkhsptsa@gmail.com

ATTACHMENTS & HELPFUL LINKS

  • SEPTEMBER MENU
  • ezschoolpay.com: This website allows families to put money on their student’s lunch account.
  • ezmealapp.com: This website allows families to apply for free and reduced lunch
    • Why should you do this?
      1. If you qualify for free lunch → free bus
      2. AP Exam waivers: $94 → $12
      3. College app waivers
      4. SAT & ACT Waivers test waivers
    • You need to fill one out EVERY year
  • INFINITE CAMPUS: stay up to date with your child's grades/attendance