Student Service Learning

Coordinator:  Mrs. Sofinowski  
phone: 443-809-7644
Library Media Center
Office hours: Tuesday- Thursday 2:15 - 3:00 pm

Students must complete an Independent Project Form and submit it to Mrs. Sofinowski in the library.  If the form is incomplete, it will be returned to the student.

Additional forms are available in the library media center

Upcoming Opportunities

Junior Volunteer Program with Johns Hopkins Hospital.  Please visit the link for more information and to complete the online application.  The deadline to submit is Friday, March 22.

Irvine Nature Center located in Owings Mills, MD, is looking for youth program leaders, aged 14 and above, to assist with summer camp.  Applicants’ should be able to work outdoors for most of the day and should be interested in working with youth. If you are, or someone you know would be, interested in volunteering as a Youth Program Leader (i.e. nature summer camp volunteer) the application is now open!

We are looking for teens and young adults, age 14+, to help for a minimum of 4 weeks (between June 10 and August 30) with our Nature Summer Camp!

Training sessions are two evenings: either June 1st AND June 2nd OR June 7th AND June 8th. 5:00pm to 9:00pm 
If there are any questions please email Travis Ross

The Maples Towson
, an assisted living facility, is looking for student volunteers to assist in their activities and events. If you are interested, please email Stefanie for more information about how to get started.


Greenfield Senior Living, in Cockeysville, MD, is looking for students to help:

  •       playing various games like Bingo, Bowling and the like
  •       assisting with manicures
  •       reading to an elderly resident
  •       performing any type of musical talent, dance talent, artistic talent or dramatic talent
  •       simply  being a friend or companion to someone in their senior years
  •       assisting with a craft project

If you are interested, please contact Karen Clabby, Program Coordinator, Greenfield Senior Living, at email or by telephone at (410) 683-2400.  


Directory for Service Learning Projects

Service Learning FAQs

Curricular Connections Select courses in our middle and high schools include service-learning projects that offer ten (10) hours of service-learning credit for each student. American Government is the exception and includes a fifteen (15) hour service-learning project.
The countywide infusion plan is as follows:

Grade 6: Language Arts,  Social Studies, Technology Education (where offered), Health

Grade 7: Art,  Family and Consumer Sciences (where offered), Technology Education (where offered)

Grade 8: Science, Health, Family Studies (where offered)

High School: English 9, American Government (15 hours), Earth Systems, Technology Education