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: March 30, 2023

1st semester hours due: January 6, 2023

2nd semester hours due: June 2, 2023

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.