• Service Hours Rules--1st Semester, 2021
    Current Members - Below are your Service Hour Requirements as Defined in the By Laws
    • Current members are excpected to complete 12 hours of tutoring during their 1st semester 2021 in accordance with the tutoring schedule found on Google Drive.  If unable to attend a tutoring session, 24 hour notice must be given to the building supervisor at your tutoring school and to Mrs. Naporano, via email.  A substitute should be secured and included on the email as well.
    • Current members are expected to complete 18 hours of School Sanctioned Service Hours during the 1st semester.  These activities are announced at NHS Meetings and via Schoology - they must come from Mrs. Naporano to the entire organization. If your student has a Service Opportunity like would like to become "Sanctioned, they are encouraged to bring it up to Mrs. Naporano.  She is always looking for more opportunities for the students.  Any student is allowed to use up to 5 hours from an outside organization (approved by Mrs. Naporano) to count towards their 18 - this could include a Mission Trip, Summer in the City, or volunteer coaching, etc.
    • Current Senior members are expected to participate in the Blood Drive Nov 17th at South during the day.
    Students Interested/Invited to Apply - Below are your Service Hour Requirements as Defined in the By Laws
    • Students elligible for application will be invited in July after their Sophomore year.  These inviatations are sent through the US Postal Department. If you believe your child should have received an invitation but did not for some reason, please contact Liz Naporano at naporae@gpschools.org. She will respond to you a week or two prior the beginning of the 2022 school year.  Any elligible student not admitted will be invited again in July after their Junior year.
    • Applications will be distributed on October 11th.  Applications are handedout, by invite only, at the Mandatory meeting.  Date of this Fall 2021 Mandatory Meeting is Ocotber 11th.  Students will have roughly 6 weeks to complete them in their entirety.  Applicationa are DUE no later than 3:15pm in the Counseling Center--the Fall 2021 application due date is Nov 17th
    • Students will be expected to list and verify 30 hours of Community Service within one calendar year of application.  Verification will be done via signature from the organization leader, as well as a phone and email contact.  In the rare event a signature cannot be secured, a letter/email with signature verifying the level of committment and time frame will suffice.
    • While it is required that all students have 30 hours within one calendar year of application, it is encouraged that the application demonstrate an ongoing committment to community service.