NEW VOLUNTEERING PROTOCOLS
Greenfield has an active parent community that volunteers in the classroom, for class trips and for Home & School events. In order to volunteer and participate in all these activities, there are now THREE new requirements in addition to the PA State Police clearance and Childline Child Abuse clearance. You must submit to the school office a signed Volunteer Code of Conduct, a Certificate of completion for the Volunteer Orientation, and either the FBI clearance* (*there is a fee for this) or the signed Affirmation that an FBI clearance is not needed in your case.
Click HERE to access all the Volunteer Paperwork.
Before you begin volunteering you must have your Volunteer Paperwork turned in to the main office.
NO CLEARANCES, NO VOLUNTEERING, NO CLASS TRIPS!
Go to this link to start the process: https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home
Step 1 – You will be prompted to “Create an Individual Account/Keystone ID”
Step 2 – After the account is set up, you will receive an email with a temporary password to create a new password
Step 3 – Once a new password has been created, you will log into your account and start the application process.
Step 4 – PLEASE SELECT VOLUNTEER on the application
Step 5 – Information You Will Need to complete application
- Addresses where you have previously lived;
- Names of all individuals with whom you have lived to include parents, guardians,
- siblings, spouses, etc.;
- Any previous names you have used or have been known by
Step 6 – You will have the option to have the clearance emailed to you for FREE or you may have the clearance mailed to you for a nominal fee. It can take up to 2 weeks to receive the clearance.
Step 7 – IMPORTANT: Please print out the email version of the clearance or bring the hard copy clearance from the mail to the school office as soon as possible. (save a copy for your files)
Go to the following link www.psp.pa.gov/pages/Request-a-Criminal-History-Record.aspx#.VfxI07xVhBc (you will have the choice to do an online application or a mail-in application; we recommend doing it online)
Step 1 – Select Pennsylvania Access to Criminal History (PATCH) Web Site to begin the online application.
Step 2 – Select “New Record Check (Volunteer Only)”
Step 3 – Complete the application and it will process your information immediately and then you can save/print the clearance for your records.
Step 4 – IMPORTANT: Please print out the clearance and bring to the school office as soon as possible. (save a copy for your files)