How to Become a Volunteer


Parents, students, employees, and community members who wish to volunteer at a school, regional, or district office MUST register online as follows:

  • Parents and community members must create a portal account.
  • Parents log into the Parent Portal, community members log into the Community Portal.
  • M-DCPS students log into the Student Portal.
  • After portal login, individuals wishing to volunteer should follow these steps:
    1. Click the APPS/SERVICES/SITES tab at the top.
    2. Click on the Be a School Volunteer! link.
    3. Choose their school(s) and activity(ies) for which they wish to volunteer.
    4. Come to DBFE and show identification for final approval.
    5. Additional information about volunteer registration can be found at!svp/school-vol.asp.