SSL Hours Required

See your report card for hours required, earned and remaining. 

75 hours are required for graduation. Fewer hours are required if the student is new to Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS). See chart.


Entered MCPS in:  Hours required: 
Grade 6 75
Grade 7 65
Grade 8 55
Grade 9 45
Grade 10 35
Grade 11  20 
Grade 12  10


Requests to transfer hours earned at other schools can be made by contacting Ms. Athanas 



Students who leave MCPS and then re-enter are responsible for earning SSL hours based on their first entry date.