Yamaguchi, White recieve 2019 PCCA Teacher Grant Awards

Congratulations to Ms. Jennifer Yamaguchi (Pearl City Highlands Elementary School) and Mr. Eric White (Highlands Intermediate School) who both received a 2019 Teacher Grant from the Pearl City Community Association during a presentation ceremony at Saturday's 4th Annual K. Mark Takai Family Fun Day held at the Momilani Community Center.

The Pearl City Community Association annually accepts applications at the end of each school year from teachers within the 10 Pearl City District Complex Schools. The applicants purpose and usage of the grant money is reviewed by the PCCA Teacher Grant selection committee and if chosen, is presented a PCCA Teacher Grant award at the annual K. Mark Takai Family Fun Day community recognition program.

Mahalo to PCCA Board Officers Lana Murakami, Pattii Rabacal, and Kelsey Poaha who served on the 2019 PCCA Teacher Grant Selection Committee.

Also, mahalo for the generosity of the Pearl City Community Association membership who through annual their membership dues and donations makes it possible to provide the teacher grants as well as scholarships to our Pearl City District Complex students.

Photo 1: Pictured from L-R: Kelsey Poaha (PCCA Secretary, Teacher Grant Selection Committee), Patti Rabacal (PCCA Treasurer, Teacher Grant Selection Committee), Zach Sheets (PCHES Principal, PCCA Board Member), Janice Lee (PCHES Librarian), Ms. Jennifer Yamaguchi (2019 PCCA Teacher Grant Recipient - PCHES) Sami Takai, Nikki Takai, Lana Murakami ( PCCA President).

Photo 2: Pictured from L-R: Patti Rabacal (PCCA Treasurer, Teacher Grant Selection Committee), Kelsey Poaha (PCCA Secretary, Teacher Grant Selection Committee), Zach Sheets (PCHES Principal, PCCA Board Member), Mr. Eric White (2019 PCCA Teacher Grant Recipient -Highlands Intermediate School), Sami Takai, Nikki Takai, Lana Murakami (PCCA President), Wendy Yoneda Ledesma (PCCA Vice President).

MS. JENNIFER YAMAGUCHI

PEARL CITY HIGHLANDS ELEMENTARY

Photo by Barry Villamil | barry@mypearlcity.com

Pictured from L-R: Kelsey Poaha (PCCA Secretary, Teacher Grant Selection Committee), Patti Rabacal (PCCA Treasurer, Teacher Grant Selection Committee), Zach Sheets (PCHES Principal, PCCA Board Member), Janice Lee (PCHES Librarian), Ms. Jennifer Yamaguchi (2019 PCCA Teacher Grant Recipient - PCHES) Sami Takai, Nikki Takai, Wendy Yoneda Ledesma (PCCA Vice President),  Lana Murakami ( PCCA President).

Photo by Barry Villamil | barry@mypearlcity.com

 

MR. ERIC WHITE

HIGHLANDS INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL

Photo by Barry Villamil | barry@mypearlcity.com

Pictured from L-R:Patti Rabacal (PCCA Treasurer, Teacher Grant Selection Committee), Kelsey Poaha (PCCA Secretary, Teacher Grant Selection Committee), Zach Sheets (PCHES Principal, PCCA Board Member), Mr. Eric White (PCCA Teacher Grant Recipient -Highlands Intermediate School), Sami Takai, Nikki Takai, Lana Murakami ( PCCA President), Wendy Yoneda Ledesma (PCCA Vice President).

Photo by Barry Villamil | barry@mypearlcity.com

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