Club Y.E.S. (Youth Extending Service)
Description of activity: Club Y.E.S. (Youth Extending Service) is a youth service program for students attending Wayzata High School. It offers students a wide range of exciting opportunities for volunteer service: Interfaith Outreach, Carnivals and Family Fun Nights, MATTER, City of Plymouth, Trillium Woods, Adopt A Highway and much more.
Where to go for more information: 2nd Floor Offices
Meeting time: Club Y.E.S. meetings are held monthly. Members should attend one of the meetings. Generally, meetings are the first Wednesday of the month at 3:20 p.m. and the first Thursday of the month at 7:30 a.m. (full calendar). 2020-2021 Semester 1 meetings are being held virtually via Zoom.
Eligibility requirements: Open to all Wayzata High School students, grades 9-12, who meet the Wayzata Public Schools' Extracurricular Eligibility Requirements, complete the Club Y.E.S. Parent Permission Form and the Wayzata Public Schools COVID-19 Waiver form, along with follow set program guidelines. Registration for 2020-2021 is open in EPay. The registration deadline for Semester 1 is October 18. All members must view the Club Y.E.S. Safety Protocol Video.
How to Join: Registration for Club Y.E.S. can be done online in EPay under WHS, Athletics and Activities. See Online Registration Instructions Form.
Average number of members: 800 members.
Awards criteria & type of awards: Outstanding Volunteer Award, Volunteer of the Month Award, President’s Volunteer Service Award.
Student leadership: Club Y.E.S. is governed by a Student Advisory Leadership Board.
Club Y.E.S. Manager
Applications instructions are now available for the 2020 President's Volunteer Service Award cycle under Forms. Students at Wayzata High School who meet the criteria and apply may be nominated by Wayzata High School to receive this prestigious national award that recognizes volunteer efforts of individuals.
Students may also use the President's Volunteer Service Award - Volunteer Hours Tracking Form (also found under Forms) to keep track of their hours and to record necessary signatures. For the 2020 award cycle, students may include documentation with their applications, such as letters, certificates, and official emails from volunteer organizations as proof of service hours in place of signatures.
Awards are issued once a year at the Youth Extending Service Awards Celebration in April. See the District calendar for exact date.