Student Service Learning


Contact:  Mrs. Melissa Porter Parks or Mr. Dave Murray


Deadlines (this information will be updated when available)


Certificate of Meritorious Service (for Seniors) deadline 

2nd semester hours due 

1st semester hours due 

Summer hours Friday, September 24, 2022



Graduation Requirements for SSL Hours based on entry into MCPS

Entered MCPS middle/high school in: Hours needed:
6th grade 75
7th grade 65
8th grade 55
9th grade 45
10th grade 35
11th grade 20
12th grade 10




Where can I volunteer?

Montgomery County Volunteer Center (click here for SSL opportunities)


Volunteer Opportunities

  • GHS classes with SSL hours automatically infused into the curriculum
    • National, State, and Local (NSL) Government: 7.5 hours per semester
    • Child Development: 5 hours per semester
    • NJROTC: 5 hours per semester
  • Additional hours are available through various activities and clubs. See the club sponsor or contact Ms. Turner for more information:
    • Key Club
    • Interact Club
    • National Honor Society
    • Student Government Association (SGA)
    • Outdoor Education Counselors
    • PODER


Turn in completed forms to Ms. Turner's mailbox in the main office.