SSL Information

SSL September 2020 Updates

1) Check out the MCPS SSL webpage (www.mcps-ssl.org) for 4 new resources for SSL.

Virtual/Remote Service Guidelines: https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/ssl/virtual.aspx 

Nonprofit-Hosted SSL Opportunities: https://bit.ly/SSLOpportunities 

Nonprofit-Hosted Virtual/Remote SSL Opportunities: https://bit.ly/VirtualSSL2020 

MCPS SSL Program Overview 2020: https://bit.ly/SSLOverview2020
 
​2) The first due date for service completed during the summer is September 25, 2020​. To turn in SSL forms, email them to Nelia_R_Duarte@mcpsmd.org. Please be sure to have all sections completely filled out before emailing.

SSL Deadlines

  • Service completed during the summer – recommended by the last Friday in September 
  • Service completed during the summer and 1st semester – recommended by the first Friday in January
  • Service completed during the summer, 1st semester, and 2nd semester to be recognized for the Superintendent’s SSL Award – recommended by the first Friday in April
  • Service completed during the summer, 1st semester, and 2nd semester – REQUIRED by the first Friday in June  

Summer SSL Pre-Approval Requests

If you are looking to get pre-approval for service over the summer, follow the steps listed below:

SSL Opportunities

  • Check out the MCPS SSL webpage (www.mcps-ssl.org) for 3 new resources for SSL.   

MCPS SSL Guidelines

  • The Girl Scout Council Of The Nation's Capital  and The Boy Scouts Of America, National Capital Area Council are MCPS SSL approved organizations as indicated on the Montgomery County Volunteer Center website:  
  • MCPS students may earn SSL hours for the approved activities that are listed in this organization’s profile in the “SSL Not Recruiting” section at the bottom of the page. Only service activities that benefit the greater community are eligible for SSL hours. Any troop activities that exclusively benefits a troop (such as den/troop meetings, recognition events, team building activities, or supporting other local troops) are not eligible for SSL hours.

Wilson Wims ES SSL Opportunities

Wilson Wims ES uses a lot of SSL kids for their events! Sign up if you are interested in volunteering at their events using the link provided: http://www.wwespta.org/#!ssl-sign-up/lnz66