Service Hours

Seton Catholic School Service Learning Requirement


"The best way to find you is to lose yourself in the service of others."

— Mahatma Gandhi

Who: Grades 6th-8th

What and When: 20 hours of Service

  • 1st Quarter - 5 hours
  • 2nd Quarter - 5 hours
  • 3rd Quarter - 5 hours
  • 4th Quarter - 5 hours

Where: Anywhere

Why: To help our students develop a love of learning and high levels of confidence and self-esteem, in addition to self-discipline, personal, religious and civic responsibility.

Service Learning Hours Guidelines

Does not qualify:

  • Work without adult supervision
  • Work for yourself
  • Working for payment
  • Working as a requirement for membership in any club
  • Work for family (Example: daily chores - putting away the dishes for Mom)

Always discuss service with your Religion teacher if you are unsure.