School Volunteer Program

Who Can Volunteer?

Students  Anyone who is currently a student at an M-DCPS school  

Parents  Parents, guardians, primary caregivers   

Employees  Administration, teachers, staff of M-DCPS   

Community Members  Businesses, local organizers, M-DCPS alumni 

How Do I Get Started?

  1. Review SVP Policies and Procedures

  2. Create an account through one of the portals

  3. Login and complete the registration information

  4. Receive approval from the M-DCPS School Volunteer Office and school(s) of choice.

Registration Procedures

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Volunteer FAQs

Volunteer Waiver Request


What Can I Do?

Be a School Volunteer 

Directly assist the staff at the school of your choice, regional center, or district office

Level 1 Activities

Level 2 Activities



Mentor an individual or group of students through one of our partners

Become a Community Partner 

Provide a multitude of resources and experiences to our schools

The School Volunteer Program matches the resources of members of the community with the needs of our schools to support the District's goal of student achievement.  School Volunteers bring with them many diverse skills and talents that are tailored to the needs of the students and the community.  Each year, more than 25,000 volunteers share their time and talents enriching the lives of students in our schools.  Click here to see our Outstanding School Volunteer Award Honorees.  

For additional information, please contact:

School Volunteer Program


"Everybody can be great because anybody can serve...You only need a heart full of grace.  A soul generated by love.  And you can be that servant."

- Martin Luther King Jr.