Student Service Above Self Program

14th ANNUAL MIDDLE SCHOOL FAIR

March 20, 2019 at the Valley Dale Ballroom

 
Celebrating the 2018-2019 middle school community service activities
at a special Columbus Rotary Luncheon

Purposes

  • Provide a showcase for community service projects conducted by student teams from all 26 Columbus City Schools’ (CCS) middle schools and an opportunity for students to discuss their projects with Fair attendees. (See “Participation” below.) 
  • Honor all projects, distribute a personalized certificate to each student, and select three projects to participate in the 2019 High School Fair, May 13, 2019 at the Valley Dale Ballroom. 
 
  • Recognize CCS faculty members who served as community service project advisors.
 
  • Salute corporate and individual financial supporters and community organization partners
 

Participation ---- 200 guests including:

  • Three students and one faculty advisor from each community service team (typically 1-2 teams per school) and principals.
  • CCS Board of Education members and administrators.
  • Representatives from community organizations that collaborated with one or more student community service teams.
  • Representatives from corporate financial supporters and individual financial supporters.
  • Rotarians and various other community leaders.
 

Agenda

11:00 a.m. Students arrive and set up their community service project boards.
11:10 a.m. Exhibition of Community Service Projects
                    Attendees view the project displays from each middle school and engage students in conversations about project 
                    goals, project activities, results, and personal learning through community service involvement.
11:40 a.m. Recognition Luncheon 
                   Community and CCS leaders commend the students’ efforts and results. 
                   Recognition of corporate and individual financial supporters.
12:00 p.m. Student Presentations and Certificates
                    Each student team makes a presentation from the podium about its community service project.
12:40 p.m. Group Activity
12:45 p.m. Student Presentations and Certificates
                    Completion of student community service teams' presentations.
1:25 p.m.   Closing / Adjourn
 
 
     
 

Middle School Fair Program

Click here to view the 2017 Middle School Fair Program including a brief description of the 2016-2017community service projects conducted by each school.

Click here to view the 2018 Middle School Fair Program including a brief description of the 2017-2018ncommunity service projects conducted by each school.

Middle School Fair Video

View a short video featuring highlights of the 2018 Middle School Fair.
 
 
 
View a short video featuring highlights of the 2017 Middle School Fair.
 
 
Questions? Contact Rick Studer, Program Coordinator
614-915-8149