Community Service Requirements

  • Service Learning (Community Service) is a graduation requirement for all Iroquois students.

    "Service learning is defined as a teaching/learning method that connects meaningful community service with academic learning, personal growth and civic responsibility. It is a means of fostering an academic environment that encourages students to examine moral and ethical issues facing a diverse citizenry in an increasingly independent world. Through service learning, students will obtain the knowledge, skills and values of responsible citizenship."


    All students must complete a minimum of 32 hours to meet graduation requirements. It is recommended that students complete a minimum of 8 hours of service per year. You may contact your school counselor or Mrs. Zagst, to verify the number of hours that you currently have logged. (Addendum added November 2012).

    There are numerous volunteer opportunities available to students.  See below for more information!

     

     

  • Verification of Service Hours Form

    Please Note:  Please be sure to submit the form above so that you receive credit for service hours performed.

  • ""L.E.A.R.N. (Lancaster Education and Resource Network) is seeking volunteer tutors to work with children in grades K-8 this summer.  Tutoring sessions will be held on Monday and Wednesdays at the Trinity Episcopal Church at 5448 Broadway in Lancaster.  

    All volunteers will be assigned a grade level to work in subjects you show strength in. Volunteers will be paired with a college education student to work alongside and learn from.  

    If interested, please go to the link below:  L.E.A.R.N. Volunteer Form

    Questions can be directed to:  lancastereducationandresource@gmail.com

     

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  • The Lothlorien Therapeutic Riding Center is seeking new volunteers for the position of sidewalkers (walking next to riders) and barn chore volunteers. Minimum age is 14 years of age; no experience is necessary as training is provided.  If interested, please contact  Katie Macre, Program Manager at volunteerltrc@gmail.com to sign up or call 716-949-3551.  

     

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  • ""The Rural Outreach Center (ROC) located at 730 Olean Road, East Aurora, is seeking volunteers 15 years of age and older for childcare on the following:  1st & 3rd Tuesdays of each month from  6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. and the last Wednesdays of every month from 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 

    Interested students can contact Kelly at 716-240-2220 extenstion 207.

     

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  • ""The TTAC Aquatic Club is looking for high school age volunteers to assist with swim lessons two days per week, from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Lessons are held at the Middle School pool, and training is provided to all volunteers. If interested, please contact Anya Arzaga at 716-714-6974 or anya12nic@yahoo.com

     

     

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  • ""Students over the age of 16 and are interested in volunteering in the pre-school, first grade and fifth grade Sunday school rooms are needed. Times are approximately 10:00 a.m. through 11:45 a.m.  If interested, please contact Elizabeth Urmson at 716-770-5461.

     

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  • "" Volunteers are needed on the field to work with lacrosse players from K-4. Experienced players are needed to help guide the younger players with focus, attention, and more. The Spring season will run April - May 2021; Summer session is planned for June-July 2021. 

    If you are interested, please contact Mr. Minnuto at jminnuto@iroquoiscsd.org. 

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  • "" Pursuant to the Iroquois Central Board of Education meeting on 12/9/2020, please note the following:
    Volunteer/community service hour criteria has been waived for the Senior Class of 2021 due to the pandemic.
    Classes of 2022, 2023 and 2024 have a reduction to twenty-four (24) hours community service/volunteer required for graduation due to the pandemic.
    The class of 2025 will require thirty-two (32) total hours of community service/volunteer hours as a requirement of graduation.
    If students or parents have any questions regarding updated requirements, please contact your counselor for more information. 

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  • "" PLEASE NOTE: As of September 11, 2020 all completed Community Service Sheets/Volunteer Hours should be put in the mailbox outside the Student Support Services office (in the hallway where the buffalo statue used to be, across from attendance office).  

    All National Honor Society applications should be given directly to Mrs. Zagst in the Student Support Services office.  

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Volunteer Opportunites

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