In order to receive a St. James-Assiniboia diploma (in addition to the Provincial diploma), students must complete community service before graduation. However, please note that CIA hours are no longer mandatory for eligibility of SJASD scholarships.
Click here for a CIA Log form.
The number of hours required are currently as follows:
Current Grade Graduation CIA Hours
12 2024 25
11 2025 30
10 2026 40
Student Volunteer Opportunities
Youth Nature Keepers - info. available HERE
The Christmas Cheer Board - Volunteer opportunities for students 16 years of age and older who can help their clients carry out food hampers to their vehicles. This is a customer service orientated position which does require lifting up to 30 lbs. This job would start Tues. Dec. 5th right up to and including Sat. Dec. 24th. Shifts would be 3-4 hours in duration with morning, afternoon and evening shifts available. All volunteers are asked to give a commitment of 4 shifts during the season. Contact: Debra Halligan, Volunteer Coordinator, Christmas Cheer Board - 204-989-5696 christmascheerboard.ca
We truly value our volunteers & would like to ensure you are able to attend the event you wish to volunteer for!
We have printed volunteer packages/instructions in the office. Please note that it can take up to 6 weeks for all the paperwork to be processed.