Does MECA have a community service requirement?
While neither Mt. SAC Early College Academy nor WCUSD have community service hour requirements for graduation, students are still encouraged to participate in community service opportunities and other extracurricular activities. Students who are interested in community service should refer to the Volunteer/Community Service document, provided below, for more information on documenting their extracurricular activities and hours.
Community Service Opportunities
Students who are particularly interested in volunteering and becoming involved in community service may refer to the following links for more information:
- VolunteerMatch.org: allows students to explore a variety of volunteer opportunities based on their interests
- Fullflillment.org: provides students with volunteer opportunities available in Los Angeles
- LAyouth.com: provides students with volunteer opportunities available in Los Angeles
- TeenLife.com: provides information on summer programs available in Los Angeles
- TheInternProject.org: provides information on available internships for students
- CHLA.org: website for the Children's Hospital of LA, provides information on programs to prepare students for a career in healthcare
- NAACP.org: website for the National Association for Advancement of Colored People, provides students with information on Hollywood internships and programs
- GovernmentJobs.com: provides information volunteer/internship programs for students interested in working in the LA Superior Court