eHour Opportunities

General Requirements for E-Hours:

  1. They are earned outside the regular school day and not tied to a course grade.
  2. Continuously earned over all 4 high school years
  3. A minimum of [50] eHours earned each of 4 years, including senior year
  4. eHours are tracked by the student and submitted to their academy facilitator for tracking
  5. Approval for what is accepted as an eHour determined by the academy facilitator(s)
  6. Student may begin earning eHours as soon as they are accepted into an academy (2nd semester of 8th grade)

Examples of eHours/ePoints include: 

Leading community presentations
Academy related volunteer/community service
Attending an Academy related guest speaker session
Participating in academy related competitions
Providing service to the Academy
Participating in academy events (i.e. Open Houses, Career Events, etc.)
Submitting scholarship/award applications
Participating in college or post-secondary visit related to the academy
Participating in an academic conference or a summer internship
Taking prep classes for post-secondary admittance exams (i.e. ACT Test Prep classes)
Taking a post-secondary entrance or certification exam(i.e. ACT, SAT, Compass, etc)
Participating in district sponsored Skills for YOUR SuccessWorkshop
Participating in approved Professional Learning Experiencesoutside of school day (PLEs)
Presenting the Senior Capstone Project (outside school day)