Service Hours

Service Hours

2015-2016 STA Service Hour Regulation Information

STA accepts service hours from churches, hospitals, and libraries.

 

Please click on link for a list of approved agencies:

Approved Agencies — 501(c)3 Organizations-
IN KEEPING WITH ARCHDIOCESE REGULATIONS, ALL STUDENTS SUBMIT A REFLECTION PAPER, ONCE A YEAR, AS DIRECTED BY THE THEOLOGY TEACHER.

  • Students complete service hours with a recognized 501 C 3 non-profit organization.
  • All STA students are required to complete 100 service hours prior to Graduation.
  • Students are encouraged to complete the 100 hour requirement prior to October of their Senior year.
  • All students are required to complete 25 service hours per year, 50% of which can be conducted at school.
  • Required service hours for Leadership, NHS, Spanish Honor Society, etc., qualify for the minimum 100 hours graduation requirement.
  • Students may gain service hours through any APPROVED STA service project.
  • Class moderators, Theology teachers consistently post non-STA service opportunities and charity events.
  • It is recommended that non-STA hours be approved prior to the service event by the student’s Theology teacher.
  • The student is responsible for maintaining copies/originals for documentation and verification.
  • The Non-STA Service Hour Forms are submitted by Theology teachers only.
  • All STA service hours are submitted directly to the Service Hour Coordinator, Carol Bergen, by administrators, teachers, moderators, coaches, etc., in Excel spreadsheet format.

 

 

NON-STA SERVICE HOUR DOCUMENTATION:

  • The Non-STA Service Hour Form must be complete: signatures, dates, hours, event info.
  • Only completed and legible Service Hour Forms are processed.
  • Letterhead documentation, original signatures, and STA form are required for non-STA hours.
  • Duplicated/false documentation is returned and disciplinary action may result.

2016-17 Non-STA Service Hour Form

 

The following guidelines assist students prior to committing to service opportunities.

ACCEPTABLE SERVICE HOURS:

  • STA activity, project, club activity with STA faculty/staff supervision
  • Church or School activity or project
  • Recognized 501 C 3 non-profit organizations
  • Hospitals or Nursing homes
  • Community services: library, theaters, schools, etc.

 

UNACCEPTABLE SERVICE HOURS:

  • Donations of canned goods, baked goods, toys, books, magazine etc.
  • Individual teacher/staff/coach assistance
  • Park/recreation coaching or staffing
  • Work in an office or place of business (i.e. doctor/dentist, attorney, realtor)
  • Paid positions/internships, babysitting, day-care assistance, animal care, dance studio, karate classes, professional athletic events, etc.

 

DEADLINES: Service hours are posted at the end of each grading period. The deadline dates for posting are September 9th (Summer hours), October 9th , December 10th , February 29th, April 18th (Seniors), May 16th (Underclassmen)

STA accepts service hours from churches, hospitals, and libraries.
Please click on link for a list of approved agencies:

Approved Agencies — 501(c)3 Organizations-