Tier 3: Silver Cord Distinction 

Tier III-250 Hours

Guidelines specific to the Silver Cord Program / General Guidelines for The Student Volunteer Service Program


The Student Volunteer Service Program

All students who have earned a total of 250 Volunteer Service Hours may receive a silver cord to wear at commencement.  An adjustment to the 250 total hours required to receive a silver cord should be made for students who enter the Broward County Public Schools after their freshmen year.

  • All services must comply with the policies of the School Board of Broward County, Florida.  Access guidelines on the menu on the left or can be downloaded here: Student Services Guidelines.