All volunteers and chaperones must complete a Volunteer Information Form, Volunteer Affidavit (if necessary), obtain clearances and receive Board approval prior to serving in our schools.
Complete a Volunteer Information Form and Volunteer Affidavit (if necessary), which can also be obtained in the school offices, business office.
Obtain all required clearances.
- PA Child Abuse History Certification
Provide a copy less than 60 months old or apply at https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home.
- PA State Police Criminal History Record Information
Provide a copy less than 60 months old or apply at https://epatch.state.pa.us/. Volunteer clearance is FREE, if you click “volunteer” as the purpose.
- Federal Criminal History Report (Not necessary if you have been a Pennsylvania resident for ALL of the last 10 years.)
Provide a copy less than 60 months old or pre-register online at https://uenroll.identogo.com/. After pre-registering online, take your confirmation to complete fingerprinting at Futures in Towanda (Tuesday-Thursday, 10 am to 2 pm).
You will need to enter the service code: 1KG6Y3. For more information, can you enter this link http://www.education.pa.gov/Documents/Teachers-Administrators/Background%20Checks/PA%20Service%20Code%20Form%20-%20School%20Districts.pdf
- Mandated Reporter Training (recommended but not required)
Go to www.reportabusepa.pitt.edu.
Provide all required documents to Sharon Goble in the District Office.
After the Volunteer Information Form and ALL clearances have been received, the volunteer applicant will be presented to the Board of Education and will be notified of the decision.
Questions? Call 570-744-2521, ext. 2214 or email firstname.lastname@example.org