Volunteers: Please let us know what area you are interested in volunteering for and your availability.

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Jane Addams High School has ample volunteer opportunities for parents and community members. We welcome volunteers to assist with various support roles:

  • Administrative functions
  • Hallways and cafeteria supervision
  • Chaperones and ushers for special events
  • and much more!

If you feel you have a skill, trade or talent that would benefit our school, we would greatly appreciate your assistance. Please call us at 312-563-1746 or use the contact form below. Volunteers only. Please do not use this form to contact us with unsolicited services or offers.

Wednesday Principal Coffee

Monthly Principal Coffee is held at 10am on the last Wednesday of each month.
These informal coffees have no agenda and are intended for casual conversation. 
All parents and community members are welcome to attend. Please join us!

Make a Donation

You can easily make a one-time donation, in any amount you choose, using paypal (you don’t even need a Paypal account!) ​

Support Us

Jane Addams High School is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to the education and success of urban youth. Please use one (or all) of the ways below to continue to support us.


School Board Meetings

Jane Addams High School is an independent non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to the education and success of urban youth. Jane Addams High School is not a CPS school and as such, does not function under the CPS board. However, JAHS operates and maintains its own school board. Board Meeting are scheduled quarterly in August, November, February and May.