Read with a 4th or 5th Grader 1 x wk at lunch! - Lkld - Crystal Lk Elem


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Crystal Lake Elementary700 Galvin DriveLakeland, FL 33801


The "Polk People Read" program at Crystal Lake Elementary in Lakeland is seeking adult men and women who would be willing to visit once a week during their lunch hour, to help read to a 4th or 5th grade student and allow the students to read to the adults. The school Media Specialist will provide a chapter-book (book containing multiple chapters) to be read. (Some companies allow their employees paid time to volunteer in schools - check with your company.)

Gain satisfaction in knowing that you have helped to increase a child’s self-confidence & knowledge to put him/her on a path to a brighter future! School invites Readers to join them annually for a volunteer appreciation event.

If you are not already an approved Polk County School Volunteer (from any Polk school), the school will instruct you on completing their volunteer application and paying a $25 Background Screen fee (good for up to 3 years and is cheaper than the $75 fee commonly charged for other programs.)


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • lunch time 1 x week
  • $25 Background Screen Fee (new PCS vols)

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