Parent Resource Center
from 1:30 to 3:00
by appointment - contact Gloria (parent coordinator) to sign up
"Mondays have potential, and so do you..
." Molly Satta-Ellis (Konawaena Teacher and Alumni)
Gloria Krier Matthews
Parent Involvement Coordinator
Direct Line: 808 313-6023
Follow us on Twitter @KonawaenaHSPrnt
Facebook - Konawaena High School Parent Page
Nā Hopena A‘o (HĀ) BREATH
Nā Hopena A‘o (“HĀ”) is a framework of outcomes that reflects the Department of Education’s core values and beliefs in action throughout the public educational system of Hawaii. The Department of Education works together as a system that includes everyone in the broader community to develop the competencies that strengthen a sense of belonging, responsibility, excellence, aloha, total-wellbeing and Hawaii (“BREATH”) in ourselves, students and others.
PARENT LEARNING COMMUNITY MEETING
Tuesday January 9, 2018
Exit Survey Q3 Parent Learning Community Meeting 1/9/18
Astronaut Ellison Onizuka Science Day Free Program
You are invited to join us in a day of science and space!
Students in Grades 4-12, parents, teachers of any grade level
January 27, 2018 University of Hawai`i at Hilo
Paying tribute to the legacy of Hawaii’s first astronaut
Future Flight Hawaii (808) 934-7261 (Hilo) email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may register on line at http://www.spacegrant.hawaii.edu/OnizukaDay/
pre-registration required on a first come, first serve basis…limited seating
Onizuka Day Poster
Onizuka Day Brochure
The CTE Department Student Showcase
Keauhou Shopping Center
Saturday, February 17, 2018.
This is a free community event.
The culinary, robotics, agriculture, arts and digital media classes will be displaying student work.
Students will be demonstrating various activities along with performances from music students.
Students who would like an opportunity to dance, sing, recite an original poem or demonstrate a science project, please see Ms. Obregon
May Day 2018 Court Try-out Application Form
for May Day Queen and May Day Princesses will be available for pick up on Thursday, November 9, 2017 @ the wrestling room during wiki and lunch. – K. Naki
Students needing assistance
in Math or English
Tutors are in the Library before school, during WIKI and Lunch and Wednesdays after school until 2:30.
THIS IS FOR ANY STUDENT!
Parent Learning Community
Tuesday January 9, 2018 @ 6pm
This year we are forming a Parent Learning Community, so that parents can learn, or sharpen the skills they need to support their student during their High School years.
We will meet for one hour, the first Tuesday of every new quarter. Each one hour meeting will touch on 4 to 5 subjects that affect parents here at Konawaena.
We will also talk about what parents can expect from the teachers, Infinite Campus, how to help students with time management skills, and where to find information about the school. Parents will also have an opportunity to weigh in on topics they would like covered at future meetings.
Responsible: Make Education a Priority
Committed: Continue working with student no matter how challenging
Positive: Give positive feedback and praise
Patient: Caring thru commitment and encouragement
Attentive: Stop child when there is bad behavior, give opportunity to make it right, discipline appropriate and consistent
Precise: Give clear & direct instructions
Mindful: Of mistakes, look over work and help make corrections
Result Oriented: Keep notes from teacher conferences, look at progress reports and Jupiter Grades, read report cards carefully, ask questions
Diligent: Work from beginning to end of the year with student and teacher, don’t give up
Innovative: Keep learning lively and dynamic
THERE: listen, give advise, encourage, speak positive about their life, support
GENERAL INFORMATION FOR PARENTS
Graduation Day Class Responsibilities
Seniors - Assemble the stage, set up the chairs, decorations
Juniors - Take down the stage and put away the chairs
Sophomores - Trash pickup
Freshman - Concession Stand
KONAWAENA TO RETIRE #28
Student Pick up at the end of the day
Bus parking lot
Please DO NOT park in the YELLOW STRIPED area of the parking lot
Student Lot All Students must have a permit signed by parent/guardian and show proof of insurance
Forms can be picked up in the VP Office
Student Government Fee $10.00
Class Dues $8.00
BIIF Student Pass $20.00
Locker Rental $2.00
Student Parking Fee $5.00
(w/ parent signed form)
Yearbook (subject to change) $50.00
Bus One Way/Qtr $36.00
Bus Two Ways/Qtr $72.00
Begining of the year reminders for Parents/Guardians
1. Fill out and return emergency card, you need to sign and date a new card each year, even if the information has not changed. (it is in the packet your student got on the first day of school)
2. Apply for free or reduced lunch (link to online application is below)
3. Pay student fees
4. Sign and return any forms sent home from individual teachers
5. If you are picking up a student in the bus parking area, please do not park in the yellow striped areas
6. If your student will be driving to school, you will need to sign the parking permit form available from the VP office. A permit is required to park in the student lot.
7. FOLLOW KonawaenaHS Info @KonawaenaHSPrnt on Twitter. We are retweeting Information that you could find helpful.
Thank you to
Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union
for sponsoring Scholarship Fair refreshments!
Two years running
Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union
Konawaena Student Credit Union Students may open a savings account on campus for $5.00. The account can be converted to an Adult account after they graduate.
Mahalo to Queen Lili'uokalani Childrens Trust - Kona Unit
for sponsoring the prizes for Konawaena Ohana Outdoor Movie Night Feb 2016.
They also provided $25 KTA gift certificates and cloth bags as prizes at our
Life Skills Workshop on March 8th 2016.