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Community Service Opportunites

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Answers to commonly asked questions.

  • Service Learning, formally community service, is a graduation requirement.
  • Each year students will be required to do 8 hours of service.
  • Service Learning is handled by the English department.
  • The service must be done for a nonprofit company or charity group, a school, city or state agency, or a licensed nursing home or daycare.
  • Just because you did not get paid does not make a placement nonprofit.
  • All 8 hours should be done for one organization per year.
  • You should not miss school to do community service.
  • You may work for the same organization for all four years.
  • You may not do all 32 hours in one year.
  • You may do the hours during the summer before it is due.
  • It is considered best practice to have your place of service approved by an English teacher before beginning your service to make sure the place qualifies.
  • If you need approval during the summer send an email to jleifson@wusd.k12.ca.us.

This page is maintained by

Leifson, Jennifer (916) 375-7800 ex.2301 English/ELL Teacher

Service Learning Due Dates 2014-2015

 January 8, 2015

*All English Fall Term

  9th –12th graders

*All ESL Students

*All ELD 10 - 12 students

 April 7, 2015

*All English Spring Term      12th graders

*All 12th grade make-up work

 May 12, 2015

*All English Spring Term 9th - 11th graders  

If you have a Community Service opportunity for our students please ...

  Let us know. email Ms. Leifson at jleifson@wusd.k12.ca.us

  Please include the following information:

  • Location Name and Address
  • Organization Name
  • Supervisor Name
  • Contact Information (email and phone number)
  • Times and Dates students can work
  • Work to be done by students
  • Please be aware that our students are working to complete community service for a deadline. Fall English students must complete hours in fall and Spring English students must complete hours in spring. Student must also complete all 8 hours for one organization. So we will only post opportunities that can help students get 8 hours.