Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Second Grader Writes "My Horrible Day"

Here's a story by La‘iku Carvalho, grade 2.



Gift Wrap Orders Due Monday, Sept. 26th

Elementary students should return their order forms and checks made payable to “Great American” to their teachers and and Middle School students to the table at the front steps. Room parents will collect the orders and give them to Monica King or Heather Biedermann. 

Online orders will continue all year. If you missed out on this opportunity to participate, help your school and raise chicks for those in need around the world, go online to gaschoolstore.com and use school ID: 2198281 to set up a student account and place your orders.

First Senior Acceptance to College Announced

Congratulations to Nora Foss, who has been accepted at Pacific Union College in Angwin, California. Nora is the first senior from the class of 2017 to receive official acceptance to college or university.

Searching for Shapes & Colors at the Kaua‘i Marriott

Kindergartners visited the Kaua‘i Marriott on Tuesday. They toured several departments within the hotel, then searched for shapes & colors in the garden area.



Tuesday, September 20, 2016

"Screenagers" Showing at KCC Oct. 1

Did you miss this informative film? It's being shown again at KCC Performing Arts Center on October 1st. Tickets Available now.


Wednesday, September 14, 2016

English Tutors Wanted

Island School students are looking for talented and engaging English tutors to help high school students with their skills.

All potential tutors should send a resume, contact information, and business cards (if available) to Shannon Graves, shannon@ischool.org.

This Week in the KIF: week of Sept. 12

Girls Volleyball
  • Mon, Wed. Thurs JV Practice 3:15pm - 5:15pm meet at Wilcox Gym; Varsity Practice: 4:45pm - 6:45pm meet at Wilcox Gym
  • Tues. vs KHS at KHS - JV 5:00pm; Varsity 6:30pm - Admission: General - $5, Seniors (60 and over) $4, Elementary $4
  • Fri. vs Kapa‘a at I.S. - JV 5:00pm; Varsity 6:30pm - Admission: General - $5, Seniors (60 and over) $4, Elementary $4

Air Rifle

Last Wednesday Island School's Air RIfle Team competed against Kaua‘i High at our first held home match. We lost to a very strong girls and boys shooting team but had some personal best for a few of our shooters. Taking to the line for the Voyager Boys were High Point Shooter, Bryant Wu ʻ18 (225), Tanner Tavares ʻ17 (207), and Reece Valencia ʻ18 (200). Other shooters representing Island School were, Henry Scherer ʻ19,Ranger Robinson ʻ20, Preston Patterson ʻ20, Ka‘ohu Ranis ʻ20, andConor Hunt ʻ20. Aliana Ho ʻ18 and Quinn Catlin ʻ19, were shooters for the girls team.
  • Mon, Tues, Thurs: Practice - 3:15pm - 5:15pm - meet at back container
  • Wed., 3:00pm - Air Rifle vs Kapa‘a @ Kapa‘a

Cross Country

  • Mon, Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri.: Practice 3:15-5:00pm - meet at Wilcox gym
  • Sat. - KIF Meet #2 at Kapa‘a High School - First race at 7:30am; second race to follow

Please contact Kaipo at kaipo@ischool.org if you have any questions.