Eugene IHS Mission Statement:
As global citizens at Eugene International High School, we aspire to value diversity,
ambiguity, and discovery and to act with responsibility, integrity, and compassion.
The CAS experience as a whole should show evidence of the eight CAS learning outcomes:
Eugene IHS Office @ South:
All CAS hours will be recorded on Managebac,
Creativity is interpreted as imaginatively as possible to cover a wide range of arts and other activities that involve creative thinking. Examples could include participation in music, theater, fine arts, design, or creating a lesson plan or project. In a student's CAS program, creativity fosters an apprciation for the arts.
Action is defined as physical exertion contributing to a healthy lifestyle, complementing academic work. In a student's CAS program, action focuses on the physical, and thus mental, well being of the student.
Service consists of unpaid and voluntary community contribution that has a learning benefit for the student, and fosters a greater sense of commitment to the community - local, national, and international. In a student's CAS program, service focuses on an endeavor beyond a student's current experience.
Students in Eugene IHS will complete 150 hours of CAS activities over the course junior and senior year:
In addition to completing CAS hours students must participate in a
student-initiated group project.CAS Group Project Reflection Form
See the CAS Handbook for more specific guidelines regarding CAS and the group project.
"Looking back on my experience with Eugene IHS I now realize
how important it was in shaping my comprehensive understanding of the
world around me. I credit the [school] with teaching me to love learning
and my subsequent success in college and graduate school. I felt that
I started college ahead of my freshman peers in terms of my writing
abilities and time management skills. Plus, it made me really good at
"Nothing prepares you better for success
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