All secondary students in the province of Ontario are required to complete a minimum of 40 hours of community service in order to graduate. The form and additional information is provided.
Benefits of 40 Hours of Community Involvement:
Gain valuable experiences working with volunteer groups
Learn about service to people and organizations
Fulfil the compulsory diploma requirement
For a complete list of ineligible and eligible community involvement activities, click here.
Notification of Completion of Community Involvement Activities Form:
Community Hours (.doc)
Community Hours (.PDF)
Grand Erie’s liability insurance policy will protect students and community sponsors from litigation arising during the forty hours of community activities, other than those involving negligence.
Workplace or other accident insurance is not provided under the Board’s insurance policy. Parents should consider purchasing student accident insurance if personal coverage is insufficient.
For more, obtain insurance and Students and Accidents information.