The Woodlands High School
The Woodlands High School
The Woodlands High School Interact Club is one of the largest Interact Clubs in the world with over 450 members. The club is one of five area high school clubs sponsored by The Rotary Club of The Woodlands, which provides support and guidance, but they are self-governing and self-supporting clubs.
How to join: Interact is Rotary International's service club for young adults ages 14 to 18. To join TWHS Interact Club, either obtain a sign-up form from a club officer, director or sponsor, or attend a meeting. Annual dues for new members is $25 and $20 for returning members. This pays for a club t-shirt, club activites and the End of the Year Awards Banquet. Returning members that need a new shirt can pay $25 to receive a new shirt.
Club Meetings: The Club meets Mondays at 7:00 p.m. at TWHS campus cafeteria. The Fall Semester meetings dates are:
September 10 - *5:00 due to Open House
Check the Interact Club Bulletin Board located in the front entry TWHS lobby for the latest updates and information.
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The Board of Directors meets at 6:30 p.m. prior to each Club Meeting.
Requirements to Letter: In order to be awarded a letter, members must earn at least 150 points with the following qualifications:
Earn points through: meetings ( 4 points per meeting); community service projects ( 4 points per hour); or donations (determined by item).
Members must attend 75% of club meetings each semester.
Earn at least 75 points from service projects. This does not include meetings or donations and comes only from working Interact Projects.
Earn at least 16 points of the 150 points through tutoring. Tutoring will be awarded 8 points for every hour of service. Special circumstances that prohibit one from fulfilling this requirment will be considered.
Sell 1 "Car Wash Card". Cards cost $40 each and are worth 5 service points each. Each additional card sold is worth 5 points each. Funds raised go to scholarshps for seniors. Seniors may "buy-out" this requirement for $20.
Earn at least 50 of the 150 points in the second semester.
Community Service Projects: TWHS Interact Club will provide assistance to dozens of community service & international projects during the year contributing thousands of volunteer hours.
The current list of service projects scheduled include:
Sterling Ridge BBQ Challenge & Kids Festival September 15 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Cranebrook Park
SENIOR GAMES September 22 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Knox Junior High
National Night Out September 22 1:00 to 5:30 Northshore Park
DRAGON BOATS September 30 7:00 a.m. to Noon Northshore Park
SERVING OUR SENIORS October 13 8:00 a.m. to Noon Interfaith
Le Tour de Woodlands October 20 7:00 am to noon The Woodlands Township Town Hall
Cochran's Crossing Village Association Fall Festival October 21 12:30- 4:00 Shadowbend Park
PUMPKINFEST October 31 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 pm McCullough Junior High
FLEA MARKET November 3 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Town Center Parking Garage
** New projects will continue to be added throughout the semester.
Tutoring: Tutoring is offered to McCullough Junior High students on Tuesdays andThursdays, 4:00 to 4:45 pm
2012 - 2013 Board of Directors
President Jazy Hill
Vice President Charles Hill
Secretary JP Villacreses
Treasurer Rachel Finelli
Public Relations Avery Aiken
Historian Kaetlyn Fuchigami
Sergeant at Arms David Barbalias & Zachary Keller
To be Nominated September 10 and elected September 24
Director of Tutoring
Director of Recycling
Director of Animal Care ( Animal Shelter Supplies)
Director of International Projects ( Nicaraguan Layette Project)
Director at Large