Community involvement is a critical component of Lexington City Schools and the Jacket Parent Academy Program. One way in which Lexington City Schools promote community involvement is through volunteerism. At Lexington City Schools, we value every second, every minute, every hour and every service volunteers contribute. In 2022, members of community organizations throughout the Davidson County area and LCS staff contributed nearly 2,000 community service volunteer hours to our schools.



    If you would like to join our LCS family, where we will continue to foster relationships with our community, staff and administrators, please sign-up to volunteer at any of our schools by clicking on the link and completing the forms to your right. These forms are also available in the front office of every school.   


    Thank you for choosing LCS to volunteer your time. WELCOME!








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    Ways to Volunteer


    • Lunch Buddies/Breakfast Buddies & Monitors (D)
    • Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)/Family Teacher Organization (FTO) (I-meetings) (D-events)
    • Hallway Monitors (D)
    • Mentors (D)
    • Bus/Car Rider Duty (D)
    • Book Readers (D)
    • Prepare & Serve Meals for Athletic Events (I)
    • Test Proctors (D)
    • Front Office Assistance (D)
    • Chaperones (Field Trips) (D)
    • Provide Non-Perishable Foods/Clothing for Students on a Routine Basis (I)
    • Campus Cleanup/DIY Projects/Recycling (LMS) (I)
    • EOG Tutors
    • Saturday School Assistance (LMS &LSHS)
    • Gang & Violence Prevention
    • Set-up for School Events




    Volunteer Documents

    There are two types of volunteer service; Direct (D) and Indirect (I). 

    Direct services include any duty in which you are in the presence of students and or supervising students for a certain length of time. 

    Indirect services include any duty in which students are not supervised. 

    Whether you choose to provide direct or indirect services, please make sure to visit the front office at your designated school to sign-in when you arrive and sign-out when you leave. LCS also asks that all forms be returned to the front office of your designated school after completion for processing. If providing direct services, please bring payment to your designated school as well. 

    Direct Volunteer Forms (All 3 forms must be completed and 2 forms of ID must accompany the forms. Please review the link for Acceptable Forms of ID)

    Direct Volunteer Approval Form

    Direct Volunteer Background Forms

    Acceptable Forms of ID


    *If you have any questions regarding the volunteer/background process, please email mtate@lexcs.org.