COMMUNITY SERVICE CREDIT: 0.00
Each student must complete an annual service effort before being promoted into the new year. Many students exceed manifold the minimally prescribed service requirement and benefit substantially from the learning and character development that are the aims of this program. Students provide voluntary service along side teachers or non-profit organization in the community for service credits. The activity varies with the need of the organization. Credits are based on evaluation by the supervisor at the volunteer site. Volunteer contracts, time sheets, and evaluation records will be maintained at the school site and coordinator.
Restrictions: Class estimate:20 Pre-requisite(s): None Open to grade(s): 9, 10, 11, 12 Co-enrollment: None
NOVA OUTREACH PROGRAMS CREDIT: 0.00
Several programs such as the Macedonian Model United Nations, the Model European Parliament, Habitat for Humanity, Ron Brown Fellowship, with chapter offices at NOVA, often draw on the resources and volunteerism of the NOVA community, including students. Students are welcome and indeed encouraged to undertake this form of activism, as an important facet of hands-on learning and character development.
Restrictions: Class estimate:20 Pre-requisite(s): None Open to grade(s): 9, 10, 11, 12 Co-enrollment: None
STUDENT TUTORIALS CREDIT: 0.00
Students may be recommended for a semester-long individualized remedial instruction in various academic disciplines. Classes are conducted by peers or by professionals on a one-to-one or reduced student / teacher ratio. There is an additional tutorial fee associated with this course when conducted by a professional.
Restrictions: Class estimate:1 Pre-requisite(s): Teacher recommendation Open to grade(s): 9, 10, 11, 12