Service Requirements

Service Hour Requirements

At Chaminade, we believe that we are developing boys to become men that represent our motto Esto Vir. One integral part of that development is participating in service on many levels. Our students are required to participate in service to their family, church, school, and community.

6th Grade Service Hour Requirements

Total of 10 service hours

  • These 10 service hours can be served at a community service agency or church.
  • These 10 service hours can be served at Chaminade (if you choose).
  • Service to your neighbors is OKAY for 6th grade only.

7th Grade Service Hour Requirements

Total of 10 Service Hours + 7th Grade Service Day

  • These 10 service hours can be served at a community service agency or church.
  • These 10 service hours can be served at Chaminade (if you choose).
  • The 7th Grade Service Day will take place in May.
  • Service for family members, for-profit business and/or babysitting does NOT count for service hours.
  • Service for neighbors (pre-approval only).

8th Grade Service Hour Requirements

Total of 15 service hours + 8th Grade Service Day

  • These 15 service hours can be served at a community service agency or church.
  • Only 10 of these 15 service hours can be served at Chaminade (if you choose).
  • The 8th Grade Service Day will take place in February or March.
  • Service for family members, for-profit business and/or babysitting does NOT count for service.
  • Service for neighbors (pre-approval only).

9th Grade Service Hour Requirements

Total of 30 service hours

  • These 30 service hours can be served at a community service agency.
  • Only 15 of these 30 service hours can be served at Chaminade (if you choose).
  • Service for family members, for-profit business and/or babysitting does NOT count for service.
  • Service for neighbors (pre-approval only).

10th Grade Service Hour Requirements

Total of 30 service hours

  • These 30 service hours can be served at a community service agency.
  • Only 15 of these 30 service hours can be served at Chaminade (if you choose).
  • Service for family members, for-profit business and/or babysitting does NOT count for service.
  • Service for neighbors (pre-approval only).

11th Grade Service Hour Requirements

Total of 40 service hours

30 Service Hours

  • These 30 hours MUST be served at the student's assigned social justice agency.
  • These social justice agency assignments are selected by students in April of their sophomore year.
  • These partnering social justice agencies are pre-approved by Campus Ministry.

10 Service Hours

  • These 10 service hours can be served at a community service agency or at Chaminade (if you choose).
  • Service for family members, for-profit business and/or babysitting does NOT count for service.
  • Service for neighbors (pre-approval only).

    Class of 2020 House Service Project Assignments.pdf

12th Grade Service Hour Requirements

Total of 20 service hours + Senior Service Leadership Project

Senior Service Leadership Project

  • All Seniors must plan, recruit and lead a service project with at least 2 underclassmen.
  • Senior Service Leadership Projects must be completed by Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 2:50 PM.
  • All Seniors must create a Service Hour Presentation and present it to their Mentor Groups.
  • All Service Hour Presentations must be submitted to Coordinator of Community Service no later than Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 2:50 PM. All Service Hour Presentations must be presented in Mentor Group no later than Friday, May 3, 2019.

20 Service Hours

  • These 20 service hours can be served at a community service agency.
  • Only 10 of these 20 service hours can be served at Chaminade (if you choose).
  • Service for family members, for-profit business and/or babysitting does NOT count for service.
  • Service for neighbors (pre-approval only).

Service hours and Senior Service Leadership Projects must be completed no later than Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 2:50 PM.

Any 12th grade student who has not submitted his service hours by the April 6 deadline will be considered NELIGIBLE to participate in athletics, drama or any club or school event outside of the academic day. In addition, Chaminade is required to hold BOTH final grade transcripts and the diploma if these service hour requirements are not completed.

For a Christian, everything can and should become a prayer. If we do everything for God, then everything becomes a prayer. Adele de Batz de Trenquelleon, 1815