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Graduates of 2012

Graduates of 2012

Colleen Pasco
May 26, 2012
Filed under News

Congratulations to the Kohala High School graduating class of 2012.  Ka Leo Na 'Opio says good-bye to Editor Jenna Nickl (3 years), Assistant Editor Andrew Trump (2 years), Daryl Jim Diaz, Clayton (CJ) Yamamoto, Jr., and Kiana Reyes. We will be back in August under the leadership of Editor Kanani W...

Kohala High School Got Zero Challenge

Daryl Diaz, Reporter
May 15, 2012
Filed under Video

For the first four weeks of school, KHS students were challenged to not get referrals. Those who did recive zero referrals, recieved participation in ice cream sundae activity. Then from April 13th through May 9th , if students continued to get zero, students were rewarded to a fun "Got Zero Fun Day"...

Kohala High Changing School Schedule to Block Schedule.

Daryl Diaz, Reporter
December 7, 2011
Filed under News

After about ten years, Kohala High will be switching "Seventh Period Float" schedule to "Block" schedule in 2012- 2013 school year. There are lots of different versions of Block schedule, though Kohala High will be using the modified version. Kohala High has tried to institute block schedule for about...

Kohala High Students Eager for Christmas Break

Kohala High Students Eager for Christmas Break

December 7, 2011
Filed under Features

By: CJ Yamamoto   For many students and teachers at Kohala High school, Christmas break is the most anticipated vacation of the year. Although the holidays can be stressful for many, it is also an exciting and joyful. The time has flown by over the years where we count down the days until...

Kohala High informed about Family Planning Program

Kohala High informed about Family Planning Program

Daryl Diaz, Reporter
November 21, 2011
Filed under Features

Kohala Family and Hamakua Health Center spoke in Kohala High's English classes to provide teenagers with information about birth control and how to set appointments. Last week they said that teenagers can make confidential appointments with the "Family Planning Program." Teens can call either Kohal...

STUCO and Class Officers bond over leadership workshop

STUCO and Class Officers bond over leadership workshop

Jenna Nickl, Editor-in-Chief
November 18, 2011
Filed under Features

Taking some much needed time away from school, the Student Council and executive class officers took a trip to North Kohala Public Library to discuss topics on Homecoming, Winterball, spirit week, and other assorted events that STUCO puts on. The hard-working officers were treated to a speech by Mayor...

K-Factor Talent Show impresses community

K-Factor Talent Show impresses community

CJ Yamamoto
November 18, 2011
Filed under Video

The Kohala High School Talent Show was a great success this past Thursday November 10, 2011. It was held in the high school cafeteria. The talent shared that evening was wonderful.  We had over 9 performances and over 100 spectators attending the talent show. Starring in the talent show were: Ms. Kira...

KGoodnightMoses presents “Fearful” showcase

Daryl Diaz, Reporter
November 14, 2011
Filed under Features

More than 30 students watched Kohala High's Performing Arts Club, KGoodnightMoses, Fear Showcase called "Are You Brave Enough?" Last Friday, on November 4th, the showcase was presented and it consisted of terrors and personal fears. Not only did the audience think the showcase was a success, but so did...

Fall Spirit week a success

Fall Spirit week a success

Daryl Diaz, Reporter
October 31, 2011
Filed under News, Video

Kohala High School is had their Fall Spirit week with dress up days and noon time games. All classes participated and were competitive, yet spirited. Seniors are the winners of the first spirit week of the school year! Here are the scores: 10/24 Orange and Black Day Freshmen:17 Sophomores:13 Juniors:19 Seniors:37 Witch...

North Kohala community informed about National Scenic Byway

North Kohala community informed about National Scenic Byway

Daryl Diaz, Reporter
October 25, 2011
Filed under News

North Kohala residents say they were not informed about the plans to make Akoni Pule Highway a National Scenic Byway. It is said that making Akoni Pule Highway a National Scenic Byway will open doors to federal grants that will protect cultural resources while encouraging tourism and opportunities for...

Kohala High Seniors Thinking About College

Kohala High Seniors Thinking About College

Daryl Diaz, Reporter
September 30, 2011
Filed under Features

It is the time of the year where seniors are starting to think about what they want to do after high school. Other than the wonderful grad parties in the summer, some seniors are going straight to work after high school and some will be attending more in college. Around this time of the school year,...

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