x2VOL Online Community Service Log ~ Silver Star

 

The Silver Star Award is an award given to students that show balance in their schoolwork, extracurricular activities and supporting the community all at the same time.  This program is to teach students responsibility and help them get ready for high school and beyond.

To qualify for the Silver Star Award students need to meet all of the following criteria each nine weeks period:

  • A minimum of 8 hours of community service, which must to be completed and documented on the Medlin x2VOL site, within the current nine weeks grading period. All service hours must be entered before the end of the day on the nine weeks due date. No late entries will be accepted. (See all due dates below)

  • A cumulative grade average of an 85 or higher in all courses (excluding PE & Athletics)

  • Must have no office referrals

 

Silver Star Privileges Include:

  • Students will receive a new ID badge each nine weeks showing Silver Star status.
  • Students, with their Silver Star ID, will be able to respectfully move to the front of the lunch line. 
  • Students, with their Silver Star ID, will have access to the courtyard during lunch or tall tables in the cafeteria.
  • Students, with their Silver Star ID, will receive promotional discounts for dances and sporting events, (These discounts will be announced).

Silver Star Starting Dates and Deadline Entry Dates

Nine Weeks Periods

Starting Dates for Entry

Deadline for Entry

Incoming 6th grade students, you may start entering your service hours starting on June 2, 2019 for the 2019-20 school year. All Summer hours need to be documented and turned in NO Later than Friday, August 23, 2019.

2019 Summer Hours

June 2, 2019

Friday, August 23, 2019

1st Nine Weeks

August 20, 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019

2nd Nine Weeks

October 12, 2019

Friday, December 27, 2019

3rd Nine Weeks

December 21, 2019

Friday, March 13, 2020

4th Nine Weeks

March 7, 2020

Saturday, May 23, 2020

 

 8th Graders

In high school, you can sign the Green Cord Challenge.  You may enter your hours starting May 1st. Just click on the link below for all the information you need. Make sure you read the program details and overviews. These are a little different from the middle school programs.  

Green Cord

https://www.nisdtx.org/cms/one.aspx?portalId=232201&pageId=362354

 

Questions??? Please call or email Becky Stewart, Counseling Secretary, rebecca.stewart@nisdtx.org  or 817-215-0511.