Community Service

Giving Back - The OHS Way!

  • OHS seniors must earn 25 community service hours to graduate. This is where you will find information about community Service opportunities and how to record volunteer hours.

    2019 seniors must earn 10 hours

    2020 seniors must earn 25 hours 

    2021 seniors can earn up to 30 hours, but no less than 25 during their high school career 

    2022 seniors and beyond can earn up to 40 hours, but no less than 25 during their high school career

    To log your community service hours, visit GoTranseo and register by searching for Orting High School. After you register, choose Janette Bergen as your "teacher."  

    If you have questions about what qualifies for community service, see Ms. Bergen!!!

    Local opportunities:

     

    Student Success Center of Orting - they offer an internship program where you can earn community service hours. Please contact Essie Garcia at 360-872-1390 for all the details.

    Orting Food Bank

    Washington Soldiers Home (aka the Old Soldiers Home)

    Also see the City of Orting Community Resources website!

     

    Outside Orting opportunities: 

    The South Hill Library is looking for teens (ages 12-18) to help in the development of library programs, suggest library materials to purchase, gain leadership skills, create and work on special projects, and to give teens a place to hang out. If interested, complete the Teen Advisory Board Interest Form and return to the South Hill Library in Puyallup!

     

    The Pierce Conservation District needs volunteers at a variety of locations! Visit their website to find these opportunities! They also need people who are self-starters for storm drain curb marking.

     

    Here's another Point Defiance Zoo volunteer opportunity! Please see the attached letter for all the details!!!

    Are you a fan of zoos? If so, you might be interested in volunteering at the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium as a Zoo Youth Volunteer - see links for more information! Applications are due by 4pm, January 28th, 2019!