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IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER
Sat Oct 13 Cross Country @ Punahou School 8:00 am
Mon Oct 15 Welcome back to school – 2nd Quarter begins
Thu Oct 18 PTSA Thirsty Thursday 2:25 to 3:30 pm – see below
Fri Oct 19 6th Grade Career Day
Fri Oct 19 Cross Country @ King Intermediate 3:30 pm
Sat Oct 20 Last day to order your Christmas Tree – see PTSA below
Wed Oct 24 1st Quarter Report Cards will be distributed in AA class
Fri Oct 27 Math Team @ ‘Iolani School – Sullivan Center 1-4 pm
Wed Oct 31 BRAT free-dress day
Wed Oct 31 KSA organized activities – Fall Dance/Movie
NEW LEADERSHIP AT KMS – Welcome Principal Victor!
With the recent retirement of Principal Ann Sugibayashi, the Hawaii Department
of Education has begun a search for a new principal to lead Kawananakoa Middle
School. Let’s all welcome Principal Veronica Victor as she assumes the temporary
role of guiding our school until a permanent principal is selected.
PTSA CHRISTMAS TREE FUNDRAISER – Order your tickets NOW, until Oct. 20
KMS PTSA has partnered with Habilitat to provide the freshest trees available
for your holidays and raise funds for PTSA. A portion of the proceeds go
to KMS PTSA and each tree sold will include a LED Slingshot Helicopter.
The deadline to order is Saturday, October 20, so share this information
with friends, family and co-workers now.
Purchase online at www.HawaiiChristmasTrees.com/
or check (payable to Kawananakoa Middle School PTSA) in an envelope, with
student’s name and AA room number, to the school’s main office or AA room.
Any questions? Please email Takemi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tickets to pick up the trees will be distributed in mid-November, and trees can
be picked up from December 1, at various locations on Oahu. Please
see flyer below for more details.
PTSA 2018 Order Form
PARENT/GUARDIAN VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED to assist with the school
Flu Shot Clinic on Thursday, November 1. Adult volunteers will help
with signing in and directing students to the clinic.
Please sign up for either or both of two shifts: 7:45 am to 9:45 am
9:00 am to 11:45
Just send a reply to this email (name, phone number and email address)
or leave a message for Ann Yasui (PCNC) at (808) 307-0300. It’s an easy
and quick way to get involved with our school. Please join us!
PTSA THIRSTY THURSDAY! – A thirst-quenching fundraising event
organized by KMS PTSA will be back again this Thursday, October 18.
Teapresso will be on campus from 2:25 pm to 3:30 pm, next to the
cafeteria, to sell cool and delicious milk tea, honeydew tea and more.
Keep cool and support PTSA!
IT’S NOT TOO LATE – Things to don on the last days of fall break!
- Keep on clipping Box Tops to turn in to your AA and help your class
win a pizza party!
- Go to your neighborhood public library – borrow books, DVDs, CDs,
e-Books, cassettes, and VHS tapes for FREE! The library system also
offers free Wi-Fi and use of computers.
- Remember to go online at www.HawaiiChristmasTrees.com/
to order your ticket NOW for a Christmas tree in support of KMS PTSA.
This is the last week order – all orders are due next Saturday, Oct. 20.
- Plan some family time together and enjoy the last days of Fall Break!
REFLECTION – “Your cell phone has already replaced your watch, alarm
clock and calendar. Don’t let it replace your family.” – unknown
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Ka na`auao me ke aloha – Knowledge and wisdom with compassion
Enjoy the weekend!
Ann M. Yasui
Parent-Community Networking Center (PCNC) Facilitator
Kawananakoa Middle School
49 Funchal Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813