The STA Service Learning Policy is in keeping with Archdiocese of Miami guidelines and the STA mission and goals. This policy intends to create a heart of compassion and caring in each and every STA student. All service hour submissions are subject to STA Integrity Policy standards. The student is responsible for fulfilling all the requirements of this policy and the submission of all documents.
Student service hours can be viewed and all non-STA hours are to be posted via https://servicetrack.aquinas-sta.org.
SERVICE HOUR REQUIREMENTS & CONSEQUENCES:25 hours PER YEAR while enrolled at STA;
- 9th grade 25 hours
- 10th grade 50 hours
- 11th grade 75 hours
- 12th grade 100 hours
- 100 total hours to be eligible for STA Graduation & Florida Bright Futures Scholarship.
- Failure to meet the required minimum hours will result in the student account being placed on hold (schedule hold, Blackboard access denied, diploma and transcript hold, and/or administrative review).
- Service hour requirements vary for honor societies, awards, and scholarships. The student is responsible for meeting these requirements.
- Seniors are eligible for a Service Medal, worn at graduation, for the accumulation of 500+ hours.