Next Week is Red Ribbon Week at Aikahi Elementary!

Monday, October 27 through Friday, October 31 is Red Ribbon Week at Aikahi Elementary. The Student Council is sponsoring this activity to encourage all students to commit to living a drug-free life.  Each day of the week is highlighted with a drug-free theme. Students and staff are encouraged to dress each day following the theme for the day. Stickers are given to each child as another reminder to live life drug-free.

The themes for the week are:
Monday (10/27) – “I Pledge To Be Drug-Free” – wear something red
Tuesday (10/28) – “Follow Your Dreams-Don’t Do Drugs” – wear your favorite pajamas
Wednesday (10/29) – “I ‘Mustache” You Not To Do Drugs” – wear a mustache
Thursday – (10/30) “Hair’s To A Drug-Free Life” – wear your craziest hairdo
Friday – (10/31) “My Character Counts, I’m Drug Free” – dress up as your favorite movie or book character (perfect for Halloween!)

Please encourage your child to dress up each day to show their support.

Mahalo!

Morning Announcements

Friday, October 24, 2014

S1: Good Morning Aikahi! I am 6th grader, Ava Goodwin.

S2:​And I am 5th grader, Michael Chen. Today is Friday, October 24th, 2014. These are your announcements.

S1:​Please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance (wait 10 seconds) Ready, begin: I pledge allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

S2:​Please pause for a moment of silence and think about how you can be responsible by not playing in the halls at recess (wait 10 seconds and then…) Please be seated (Wait 10 seconds.) Our lunch menu for today is: Asian Style Chicken, rice, vegetable medley, peaches and whole-wheat roll.

S1:​Aikahi is collecting Labels for Education and the month of October is double point value month. Thank you and please keep sending in Labels for Education and Tyson product UPC labels to the PCNC office.

S2:​Parent Conferences continue today. Please remind your parents to come on their scheduled day and time. (pause) The Principal’s Coffee is being held this Friday in the cafeteria from 8:15 – 9:30. All parents are invited to attend to get information about “Strive HI”, and parent communication strategies.

S1:​This Saturday, October 25 from 9:00-11:00 is playground cleanup. 1st Grade is sponsoring this month’s clean up but everyone is welcome to come. Any assistance will be appreciated.

S2:​Next week Monday through Friday is Red Ribbon Week! Show your commitment to being drug-free by dressing up each day following the theme of the day. The themes for the week are:
​Monday: “I Pledge To Be Drug-Free” – wear red to show your support.
​Tuesday: “Follow Your Dreams, Don’t Do Drugs” – wear your favorite pajamas
​Wednesday: “I Mustache You Not To Do Drugs” – wear a mustache
​Thursday – “Hair’s To A Drug-Free Life” – wear your craziest hairdo
​Friday – “ My Character Counts, I’m Drug Free” – dress up as your favorite book or movie character (which is perfect for Halloween)

S1:​To help remember the themes for the week, each class will be receiving a bag full of stickers and pencils to be distributed to each student. Please dress for each day and wear your stickers to show your support of living a drug-free life!

​S2:​Keeping you safe on recess duty today will be Mrs. Schell, Mrs. Miyashiro, ​Mrs. Nakayama, and Mrs. Kim. Have a fabulous day and BE PONO, BE IN ​SCHOOL!

Morning Announcements

Thursday, October 23, 2014

S1: Good Morning Aikahi! I am 6th grader, Ava Goodwin.

S2:​And I am 5th grader, Michael Chen. Today is Thursday, October 23rd, 2014. These are your announcements.

S1:​Please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance (wait 10 seconds) Ready, begin: I pledge allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

S2:​Please pause for a moment of silence and think about how you can be responsible by not playing in the halls at recess (wait 10 seconds and then…) Please be seated (Wait 10 seconds.) Our lunch menu for today is: Fish Nuggets, steamed rice, rainbow salad, baked beans, and pineapple.

S1:​Aikahi is collecting Labels for Education and the month of October is double point value month. Thank you and please keep sending in Labels for Education and Tyson product UPC labels to the PCNC office.

S2:​Parent Conferences continue today. Please remind your parents to come on their scheduled day and time. (pause) The Principal’s Coffee is being held this Friday in the cafeteria from 8:15 – 9:30. All parents are invited to attend to get information about “Strive HI”, and parent communication strategies.

S1:​This Saturday, October 18 from 9:00-11:00 is playground cleanup. 1st Grade is sponsoring this month’s clean up but everyone is welcome to come. Any assistance will be appreciated.

S2:​Next week Monday through Friday is Red Ribbon Week! Listen closely tomorrow for more information about the daily themes. (pause) Student Council PBS committee and Red Ribbon Week committee meet in B21 at lunch today. (pause) There will be no ice pop sales today due to Parent Conferences.

​S1:​Keeping you safe on recess duty today will be Mrs. Kitamura, Mrs. Nagli, Mr. ​Ikeda, and Mrs. Egan. Have a fabulous day and BE PONO, BE IN SCHOOL!

Morning Announcements

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

S1: Good Morning Aikahi! I am 6th grader, Ava Goodwin.

S2:​And I am 5th grader, Michael Chen. Today is Tuesday, October 21st, 2014. These are your announcements.

S1:​Please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance (wait 10 seconds) Ready, begin: I pledge allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

S2:​Please pause for a moment of silence and think about how you can be responsible by not playing in the halls at recess (wait 10 seconds and then…) Please be seated (Wait 10 seconds.) Our lunch menu for today is: Beef & Bean nachos, garden salad, fruit juice, and cornbread.

S1:​Aikahi is collecting Labels for Education and the month of October is double point value month. Thank you and please keep sending in Labels for Education and Tyson product UPC labels to the PCNC office.

S2:​Parent Conferences continue today. Please remind your parents to come on their scheduled day and time. (pause) The Student Council meeting will be held in B21 at lunch today. Please be prompt! (pause) There will be no ice pop sales today due to Parent Conferences.

​S1:​Keeping you safe on recess duty today will be Mrs. Sanford, Mrs. Joy, Mrs. ​Meyers, Mr. G., Mrs. Olkowski, and Mrs. Lostetter. Have a fabulous day and ​BE PONO, BE IN SCHOOL!

Morning Announcements

Monday, October 20, 2014

S1: Good Morning Aikahi! I am 6th grader, Ava Goodwin.

S2:​And I am 5th grader, Michael Chen. Today is Monday, October 20th, 2014. These are your announcements.

S1:​Please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance (wait 10 seconds) Ready, begin: I pledge allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

S2:​Please pause for a moment of silence and think about how you can be responsible by not playing in the halls at recess (wait 10 seconds and then…) Please be seated (Wait 10 seconds.) Our lunch menu for today is: Cheeseburger, lettuce & tomato, potato rounds, and apple wedges.

S1:​Aikahi is collecting Labels for Education and the month of October is double point value month. Thank you and please keep sending in Labels for Education and Tyson product UPC labels to the PCNC office.

S2:​Parent Conferences start today. Please remind your parents to come on their scheduled day and time. (pause) The Student Council meeting will be held in B21 at lunch today due to parent conferences. Please be prompt! (pause) There will be no ice pop or School Store sales for the next two weeks due to Parent Conferences.

​S2:​Keeping you safe on recess duty today will be Mrs. Kiyohara, Mrs. Sacman, ​Ms. Range, Ms. Heupel, Mr. Ogan, and Mrs. May. Have a fabulous day and ​BE PONO, BE IN SCHOOL!

Coffee with the Principal is Next Friday!

What: Coffee with the Principal
When: Friday, October 24, 2014 8:15 – 9:30 am
Where: Cafeteria

You are invited to Coffee with the Principal, where Principal Kobayashi will explain what “Strive Hawaii” is, and what Aikahi’s Index Score of 255 means. There will also be a guest speaker who specializes in parent-school-student communication. See flyer for more information.

Light refreshments and breakfast pupus will be served

.Principal Coffee October 2014

Morning Announcements

Friday, October 17, 2014

S1: Good Morning Aikahi! I am 6th grader, Abigail Kung.

S2:​And I am 4th grader, Taryn Savelio. Today is Friday, October 17th, 2014. These are your announcements.

S1:​Please rise for the Pledge of Allegiance (wait 10 seconds) Ready, begin: I pledge allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

S2:​Please pause for a moment of silence and think about how you can be responsible by following the handbook rules (wait 10 seconds and then…) Please be seated (Wait 10 seconds.) Our lunch menu for today is: Roast Turkey with gravy, whipped potatoes, edamame, corn & carrots, orange wedges, and whole-wheat roll.

S1:​Thank you to all who purchased New Food & Product Show tickets. Student Council members will be coming around to collect orders and distribute tickets this morning. We hope you enjoy the show!

S2:​Don’t forget to come to the Science Night tonight from 5:30 – 7:30. Lots of great interactive activities will be available. No RSVPs are needed just come and have a great time! (pause) Aikahi is collecting Labels for Education and the month of October is double point value month. Thank you and please keep sending in Labels for Education and Tyson product UPC labels to the PCNC office.

S1:​Attention all chorus members, the E Mele Kakou Festival for the choir this Sunday is cancelled because of the expected bad weather. (pause) Reminders for today: there will be a lock down drill this morning. Get information from your teachers. Also, 1st and 2nd grade parents will be coming for their luncheon today! Please be at the cafeteria on time.

S2:​The PTA will be selling Jamba Juice today after school. They are $4.50 each and anyone running to get in line or cutting in line will not be allowed to purchase a Jamba Juice.

S1:​On Monday, the Hawaii Opera Theatre will be here for an assembly for grades 3-6 called “The Pirates of Penzance”. The assembly starts at 8:15. (pause) The Student Council meeting on Monday will be held in B21 at lunch due to parent conferences. Please be prompt!

​S2:​Keeping you safe on recess duty today will be Mrs. Schell, Mrs. Miyashiro, ​Mrs. Nakayama, and Mrs. Kim. Have a fabulous day and BE PONO, BE IN ​SCHOOL!