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Students Have a Front Row Seat to Election With Future Vote Program (PHOTOS)

Fingers voteNearly 300 students participated in orientation for the Future Vote Program organized by the Montgomery County Board of Elections (BOE) on Tuesday evening. The orientation took place in the auditorium of Northwest High School in Germantown from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

The program offers a way for students in the County from grades 6-12 to get involved in the political process by serving as Election Day aides. Students will receive Student Service Learning (SSL) credits for their participation during the Presidential Primary on April 26.

The BOE has planned four additional orientations to take place throughout the month of March. Students and their parents must attend a mandatory training session in order to participate. 

  • March 2: Walter Johnson High School: 6400 Rock Spring Drive, Bethesda
  • March 7: Northwest High School: 13501 Richter Farm Road, Germantown
  • March 9: Northwood High School: 919 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring
  • March 11: Richard Montgomery High School: 250 Richard Montgomery Drive, Rockville

All orientation sessions will take place from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Although the deadline for entry into the program has passed, BOE Outreach Coordinator Gilberto Zelaya says that parents can reach out to him directly if their child would like to participate. You can contact Gilberto Zelaya by email at gilberto.zelaya@montgomerycountymd.gov or call the Board of Elections at 240.777.8533. 

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