Lockport Township High School District 205 students shall complete no less than 40 hours of community service to graduate. Students transferring into the district shall complete five hours of community service per full semester of enrollment within Lockport Township High School District 205. It is recommended that students complete 10 hours per year of enrollment. Mid-Year Graduates are not exempt from this policy.
LTHS will be hosting a community give-away event with ShareFest Will County. Students are encouraged to signup now to earn community service hours and support this effort. Compass classes will compete for the total number of service hours earned during Community Service Week. The winning Compass Class for each grade level will receive a cookie party.
Note: On November 15, 2021, the LTHS Board of Education approved a recommendation to reduce the number of community service hours expected for Graduation for the Class of 2022 to 30 hours for each graduate.
Lockport Township High School District 205 community service is defined as follows:
Activities that benefit the school, not-for-profit entity that serves the community or individual in need.
Activities will not be approved when students earn wages or when students volunteer and others earn wages for the same role.
Students may not earn community service credit for activities that directly benefit a family member.
Community service activities not related to school based volunteering must take place during non-school hours.
Non-profit or governmental organizations wishing to offer LTHS students volunteer opportunities may email the Guidance Department.
Service hours are recorded using the electronic tracking system, Transeo. Students can access the system to see postings for volunteer opportunities and log their hours through the Transeo Student Portal
Additional information on using Transeo is available to students in this instructional video. (login required to access)
Paper forms are no longer accepted.