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Volunteering Information

As a Volunteer, Do I Need to Complete a Background Check?

Individuals who will have unsupervised access to a child

You WILL need a background check if you:
  • Will be working with students while not in the presence of a Washington Local certified employee
  • Volunteer to work individually or with groups of students on school property
  • Attend school field trips, band camps, etc.
You WILL NOT need a background check if you:
  • Are in the presence of a Washington Local certified staff member while with students
  • Volunteer to help with a class party or other one-time event
  • Sell tickets at a school event (athletics, drama, etc.)
  • Volunteer in the office while working with an employee (not supervising children)
  • Make copies or perform duties/special projects for the school while working directly with an employee (not supervising children)

Online Background Check