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 1, 2020 for the 2020-21 school year. All Summer hours need to be documented and turned in NO Later than Saturday, August 22, 2020.

2020 Summer Hours

June 1, 2020

Saturday, August 22, 2020

1st Nine Weeks

August 20, 2020

Friday, October 16, 2020

2nd Nine Weeks

October 10, 2020

Friday, December 25, 2020

3rd Nine Weeks

December 19, 2020

Friday, March 19, 2021

4th Nine Weeks

March 20, 2021

Saturday, May 29, 2021

 

 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.