Senior Service Hours

Updated 4-21-17

SLHS seniors are required to complete 18 hours of community service during their senior year. Service hours are to be completed through a non-profit organization. Seniors can begin accumulating senior service hours anytime after September 1 of their senior year. Service hours must be completed by May 1.

Seniors may only be granted pre-approved service hours during the summer leading up to their senior year. Contact Mrs. Draeger or Mr. Rabideau before completing any summer hours.


Please see the Daily Announcements for the High School for additional current opportunities.


Volunteers (up to 10 per meet!) are needed at home Track Meets. Upcoming dates are: Thursday April 27, Tuesday May 2, and Thursday May 4. Arrive at track area at the Middle School at 4:00. To sign up to help, contact Coach Bajt at

Senior Service Hours-

The Walden Green Montessouri is hosting a science night on Thursday, May 4th for the K-8th graders at the school.  We need 10-15 high schoolers help out with the science stations as our kids love learning from older kids.  

The event is from 5:30pm to 7pm.  Volunteers would need to arrive at 5 for training at Walden Green, 
17339 Roosevelt Rd, Spring Lake.To sign up to volunteer, you may contact the science night coordinator Stefi Anderson directly at:

Volunteers needed...SENIOR SERVICE HOURS available for both of the following: 

1. Join in and make a difference at the 8th Annual Spring Lake Community Bike Path Cleanup on April 24! To join the cleanup, pick your location at Bring bags and gloves to your spot at 6:00 PM. Bring your trash back to Central Park at 7:00pm, take a group photo at 7:15 and entertainment provided by Holmes & Jeffers Honors Choirs. And cool green giveaways! *Volunteers can also report to Central Park at 6pm to receive a clean-up location, supplies and instructions.

2.  Spring Lake Yacht Club is looking for help with their spring clean-up on Sunday, April 23 from 9A – 2P. They need help gearing up for the summer season. For high school seniors, this would also be a great way to earn some community service hours. Bring your senior service hour form and some friends! Those interested should contact Adrienne Hubbard (SLYC Commodore) at for more information. You are encouraged to bring rakes, gloves, and the like. You are welcome to just show up that day too. 

DATE CHANGE - Please Look! From Grand Haven Main Street: May 7 starting at 8:30 am

We need your help to get our downtown cleaned up for Spring and Summer! This is going to be fairly active work outside involving picking up garbage, weeds, raking leaves, and other work downtown to give us a clean-slate after Winter. If you are interested plan to meet up at City Hall for now, sign up here to confirm:

Mission trips may be considered for senior service hours, but they must be pre-approved for a portion of the 18 hours. Contact Mr. Rabideau or Mrs. Draeger for approval ahead of time.
All senior service hours MUST be completed through a non-profit agency or organization. Students cannot perform service hours for family members. Parents/Relatives MAY NOT verify senior service hours.
The service hours should be completed in our local community.
Senior service hour opportunities will be listed on this page as well as in the high school’s daily announcements.
Looking for Volunteers?
If you have an event or an opportunity where seniors can earn service hours, please email complete details including the date, time, location, the number of volunteers needed, and contact information to Mrs. Draeger or Mr. Rabideau at ldraeger@springlakeschools or
How to Report Senior Service Hours
Upon completion of each volunteer service, submit a signed senior service hours verification form. The pdf form is attached below - just click and print -  OR ask the person who supervised your senior service hours to submit an email verifying your senior service hours to Mr. Rabideau at or Mrs. Draeger at Parents/Relatives MAY NOT verify senior service hours.



































































































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