Counseling Department

The Lane Tech Counseling Department provides students with a range of services to help them achieve their academic goals, handle social/emotional issues, and plan for college or other post-secondary opportunities.

Our mission as Lane Tech school counselors is to provide all students and their families a full range of services that will optimize academic achievement, define college and career goals and address social and emotional needs. In collaboration with all faculty and staff, our counselors advocate for a safe and an enriching school environment for all students. The program's ultimate goal is to educate students to be independent thinkers and gain a well-rounded education in order to become responsible and professional global citizens.

Location & Hours:
We are located in Room 212. The office is open everyday from 7:30 AM to 3:45 PM. Students are invited to visit during their lunch periods or other non-class time.

Attention Parents:
Please call to schedule an appointment with your student's counselor before coming to the school. The general phone number for the Counseling Department is 773-534-5652. Thank you.

Counseling Department Services:

Listed below is a sampling of the services provided by the Counseling Department.
  • Individual counseling
  • Group/Classroom guidance
  • Academic planning
  • College/Career planning
  • Assistance with social-emotional concerns
Additional Service Areas implemented by or coordinated by counselors:
  • Goal-setting
  • Credit recovery
  • Tutoring information
  • Study skills information
  • Stress management information
  • Standardized Test Information (ACT, SAT, PSAT, etc.)
  • Suicide prevention/intervention
  • Alcohol/drug abuse intervention
  • Homebound services coordination
  • Crisis counseling
  • College Fair planning/coordination
  • Seminars/workshops