IT TAKES A VILLAGE!
Your time, no matter how much, can make a difference in our students’ lives! There are numerous ways parents can volunteer at Lane during the day or after school.
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities
Call for Volunteers! Friends of Lane is only as strong as our volunteers. We have many way for you to share your time and talent. We are currently looking for people to help in the following areas. We respect your time and will match you with a level of commitment that suits the time you have to give.
Lane Tech Spirit Store
Click HERE to learn how to volunteer in the Lane Tech Spirit Store Fridays until the end of the School Year:
CPS Volunteer Policy
Thank you for your interest in sharing your time and talents to benefit our students and Lane Tech High School. Online volunteer forms are available HERE. Please include Lane Tech College Prep HS as the school where you plan to volunteer on your application. Applications should be submitted prior to arriving for your volunteer assignment.
The approval process might take several weeks, so please register now for this year's volunteering opportunities. Once you've applied, send an email with your name & the date you submitted the online form to volunteer.comm@friendsoflane. org so that you can be added to the parent volunteer list. Any questions can also be directed to Sue Sell at this same email. When you receive your reply from CPS, you will need to email that to Miriam Santana @ MSantana@cps.edu in order to complete your application. Thank you as always for sharing your valuable time to benefit our students!
Volunteer opportunities can include:
-attending field trips as a Chaperon
-supervising the computer lab (after school)
-assisting in the library (times vary based on projects)
-participating in other school-wide events throughout the school year
The CPS Policy for Volunteers for the 2017-2018 school year is as follows:
(as of September 1, 2015)
The Volunteer Process:
1. Volunteer submits online application to Volunteer Programs and photo ID
3. Level 2 Volunteers are processed as soon as possible and will receive a letter from Volunteer Programs stating they are approved to start volunteering.
4. Level 1 Volunteers will proceed to the next steps:
5. Volunteers will be instructed to submit their Accurate Biometrics receipt to firstname.lastname@example.org. This will allow Volunteer Programs to track their results.
6. Once all documentation has been submitted, if approved, Level 1 Volunteers will receive an approval letter stating they are cleared to start volunteering.
*As of September 1 paper applications are no longer accepted.
*CPS completes a background check and will accept or decline a volunteer.
Click HERE for the September Newsletter
September 19th-Parents meet your Teachers / Counselor night followed by Parent Social "9th Period" - Location to be Announced
September 21st-LSC Meeting-6:30pm in Room 113
October 2nd-6th-Spirit Week
October 6th-Homecoming Pep Rally-Lane Stadium
Homecoming Game vs. Whitney Young-7:15pm Lane Stadium
October 7th-Homecoming Dance
*GO TO EVENTS PAGE FOR MORE INFO*
FOL Fundraising 2017/2018 Goal
Please visit our Spirit Store outside the Cafeteria from 11 AM to 1:15 PM Friday afternoon or use our online store below.
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2501 W Addison - Chicago IL 60618
Phone (773) 534-5400 - Fax (773) 534-5544
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Special thanks to Ryszard Wolski for all the Lane photos