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Looking to get involved in community service?  Check out the on-campus opportunities posted below and this list of organizations throughout Southern California  though which OCSA students volunteer their time.


Ronald McDonald House

2nd Harvest Food Bank

Shade Tree

Youth Leadership Long Beach

American Red Cross

Smile Train

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CSArts Academy Summer Leadership Volunteer Application

Are you an energetic, helpful, and reliable student? Do you want to earn community service hours and take on a leadership role at OCSA? If you answered yes to these questions, CSArts Academy wants YOU to join us this summer as a Student Volunteer Leader!

Two opportunities to serve include:

  • Lunch Time Activity Leader
    • Engage and support CSArts Academy program participants by creating and facilitating lunchtime activities, spirit week themes, dress-up days, and the #CSArtSquad program.
    • Opportunities range from one week to five weeks.
      • 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., M-F
  • Classroom Teaching Assistant
    • Pair up with a specific CSArts Academy Instructor to help support and facilitate engaging arts experiences in a specific arts discipline. 
    • Opportunities range from one week to five weeks.
      • 8:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m., M-F
      • 12:45 p.m.- 4:15 p.m., M-F
      • Or both!

Informational Meetings will be held in T407 during lunch or Block 7 on:

  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018

Download, print, and complete the application! Applications are due to Ms. Harper by Friday, May 4. For any questions, please contact Ms. Harper via email at courtney.harper@ocsarts.net or stop by T407 during Block 7.

Become a Camp OCSA Counselor

Do you want to share your talents with other children from the community? Become a Camp OCSA counselor and make an impact on the lives of aspiring young artists! Camp OCSA offers after-school arts training workshops free of charge for 500 underserved Santa Ana students in grades 4-6 each year. This unique program provides hands-on classes in dance, acting, singing, guitar, creative writing, and painting/drawing. Classes are held on Tuesday nights from 5:30 - 7:30 PM for 10 weeks in the fall on the OCSA campus.

Camp OCSA invites current OCSA students in grades 10-12 to be part of this amazing program by becoming a Camp OCSA counselor. This is a great opportunity for OCSA students to give back to the community, share their talents, and earn volunteer hours. Don’t miss out on this fun and rewarding opportunity!

Recycling at OCSA

Did you know that OCSA recycles paper, as well as cans and bottles? OCSA has partnered with My Recycler to go green! All proceeds from recycables go to Project Hope Alliance to help combat child homelessness in Orange County. Green Bins in classrooms are for paper, and the Blue Bins in classrooms are for cans and bottles!