In order to graduate from the Bay City Public Schools, students need to accrue 12 hours of Volunteer experiences.
Once the student accrues 12 hours of Volunteer activities there will be a notation of VP on the report card. After the student satisfies the 12 hour requirement, he/she may continue to have hours recorded for the purpose of scholarships and honors at graduation.
What counts and what doesn't count toward volunteer hours?
Three types of service ideas that count
Service that does not apply
United Way is your resource for Volunteer opportunities!
United Way of Bay County has shared a link that will assist with your search to find volunteer opportunities. With this website you can:
Directions to create your free account are:
You now have the option to either click:
To find Opportunities:
*You can use the orange search box at the top of the page or you can click the "Search tab on the left side of the page, search your school. Click the calendar tabs to find opportunities that occur at specific times.
Students should also be checking the Volunteer Board daily for new opportunities. This board is located outside the Counseling Office in the Main Hallway. Click the file below to view some of those opportunities.