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Service Hours


It is our goal for Porter High School students to serve their school and community while in high school and recognize the importance of contributing to their community in a positive way throughout their lives.

What Students will Learn

  • Awareness of community needs
  • Sense of caring and responsibility
  • Communications skills
  • Social skills
  • Intellectual growth
  • Realistic ideas of the world of work
  • Contacts and references from the world of work

Requirements to Earn a Cord

50 community service hours, to earn a single cord upon graduation.

Both student and parent must sign an application form in order for the student to participate in the program.  The application form can be picked up from Mrs. Torres,  the Counseling Department Secretary, in the Counseling Department.  If you have multiple children interested in participating in the program, we must have one application form for each child.

For more information, please stop by the Counseling Office.