Enriching the Community
The Pinewood Community Service Learning Program is tailored to the developmental needs of the students and to the academic mission of the school. The program seeks to develop a sense of identity, responsibility, and purpose in our students in relation to the surrounding community and to help students become conscientious and resourceful citizens.
Community Service Learning Program Overview
Middle and High School students are required to complete a specified number of community
service hours during their academic years at Pinewood Preparatory School.
Requirements for each grade level:
- Middle School: 5 hours
- Freshmen: 10 hours
- Sophomores: 10 hours
- Juniors: 10 hours
- Seniors: 30 hours*
Students will receive community service reminders and due dates for service hour documentation each year.
Requirements and Guidelines
Because of the importance of our mission to service, participation in and successful completion of the Community Service Learning Program is a requirement for receiving a Pinewood Diploma. It is also mandatory for the successful completion of each grade level.
Community Service Projects:
Any student interested in beginning a Community Service Project must coordinate that project with the Community Service Coordinator after approval by the advancement team.
The Class of 2020 contributed over 2,500 hours to the community during the 2018-2019 school year!