School Volunteer Information
Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at the school site
if you have any questions or need further assistance about becoming a volunteer.
All persons wishing to become a Volunteer for Lake County Schools (LCS) must have an application and background clearance on record before attending an event or working in the classroom. Criminal Background screening is done every 3 years. Scroll down for instructions on becoming a volunteer.
Level I Volunteers
FDLE background clearance required.
Duties assigned within the presence of a LCS employee such as, but not limited to, chaperoning daytime group field trips, helper in a classroom or at the school site, helper in a department. FRS Retiree Volunteers please contact the Retirement Specialist at (352) 253-6536.
Level II Volunteers
Fingerprinting is required to conduct a State and National background clearance.
Duties assigned outside the immediate presence of a LCS employee such as, but not limited to, chaperoning overnight field trips, mentoring, and volunteer coaches. Level II volunteers will be notified via email if fingerprint registration is necessary.
*Bullying & Harassment Information for Substitutes and Volunteers*
How To Become a Lake County Schools Volunteer
You may e-mail OnlineApplication@lake.k12.fl.us if you have questions about the online volunteer application or Volunteers@lake.k12.fl.us with questions regarding the volunteer approval process.
- Click here to complete an online Volunteer Application or to log back into an existing application.
**Note: If you have completed an employment application, you will need to create a new User ID and Password**
- Contact your school of choice and let the school know you have completed your online volunteer application.
- You will receive an email from the district regarding your application and volunteer level.
**Note: If you have not received an email, log on to your online volunteer applicaiton and click the email history tab to obtain the email.**
- Log on to your online volunteer application for status approval OR contact your school of choice.