School Community Service
The community service project must be pre-approved by your counselor before you begin your
hours, and it must address a social problem or concern.
Community service projects will not accepted if they were completed:
o For a family member
o Prior to the summer before entering Grade 9
Please follow these guidelines to earn credit for your hours.
Guidelines for students:
Obtain the required forms from the school website or your guidance counselor
Develop a written community service plan which addresses a social problem or concern.
Submit the plan to your counselor for approval before you begin your community service.
All community service will begin the summer prior to entering high school.
Submit community service documentation to your counselor upon completion of the approved
Hours required for Bright Futures Eligibility:
Florida Academic Scholars: 100 Hours
Florida Medallion Scholars: 75 Hours